Marc Infante Scholarship (OTSS) (722220101425)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND
 
NAME OF ENDOWMENT FUND (OTSS[1])
 

Marc Infante Scholarship
 
INTRODUCTION
This scholarship was established by the Infante-Van Vlasselaer family in memory of Marc Infante (1945, Bougie, Algeria - 1993, Toulon, France), opera lover and connaisseur of the human voice.  As the scholars sing, may this businessman of great artistic sensibility hear once again the music he loved.
 
The donors thank the Government of Ontario, which helped create this fund through its generous matching contributions.
 
PURPOSE OF FUND
To provide financial assistance to students registered in the third, fourth or fifth year of a bachelor program in music, performance in voice, at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa and whose education would otherwise be compromised.
 
SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS
Eligibility Criteria
The applicant must:
  1.       be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or a person with the protected/refugee status;
  2.       be registered in the third, fourth or fifth year of a bachelor program in music, performance in voice (including the combined BMus programs), at the School of Music of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa.
  3.       be an Ontario resident, as per OSAP[2] rules; and
4.      demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa.
 
Value of the Award:           Minimum $500
Number of Awards:           Variable
Frequency of the Award: Annual
Level of the Award:           Undergraduate
Application Contact:         Financial Aid and Awards Service
Application Deadline:       October 31
 
APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applications must be made through Online Scholarships and Bursaries, which can be accessed through the uoZone portal, and should include the Financial Questionnaire.
 
[1] OTSS: Ontario Trust Student Support
[2] OSAP: Ontario Student Assistance Program