William H. Kelly Scholarship in Music (722200301475)


NAME OF ANNUAL FUND

William H. Kelly Scholarship in Music

INTRODUCTION

This scholarship was established in 2001 by William H. Kelly. Mr. Kelly is a former Deputy Commissioner and Director of Security and Intelligence of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. After almost forty years of service, he retired from the Force in 1970. He then lectured in Criminology for two years at the University of Ottawa. Since his retirement, he has lived in Ottawa and, with his wife Nora, has written several books on the RCMP and one on policing in general. Mr. Kelly was also an aspiring opera singer.

PURPOSE OF FUND

To provide a scholarship to a deserving student registered in the Bachelor in Music Program, Performance in Voice, at the School of Music of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Ottawa.

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

1. be registered in the Bachelor of Music Program, Performance in Voice, at the School

of Music at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa;

2. demonstrate academic excellence; and

3. show outstanding potential and have the intention of pursuing a professional career as a performing singer.

Value of the Award: $2,500

Number of Awards: One

Frequency of the Award: Annual

Level of the Award: Undergraduate

Application Contact: Financial Aid and Awards Service

Application Deadline: April 30

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applications must be made through Online Scholarships and Bursaries, which can be accessed through https://scholarships.uottawa.ca, and should include a letter from the applicant stating his/her intention of pursuing a professional career as a performing singer.