William H. Kelly Scholarship in Music (722200301475)

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NAME OF NON-ENDOWED 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 a Bachelor of Music program (Voice Performance) at the School of Music in the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa.
 
SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS
Eligibility Criteria:
The applicant must:
  1. be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, a person with the protected/refugee status or an international student;
  2. be registered in a Bachelor of Music program (including the BMus combined programs) at the School of Music in the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa;
  3. demonstrate academic excellence; and
  4. show outstanding potential in voice performance 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:               School of Music
Application Deadline:             April 30
 
APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applications must be made through Online Scholarships and Bursaries, which can be accessed through the uoZone portal, and should include a letter from the applicant stating his/her intention of pursuing a professional career as a performing singer.