Scotiabank Scholarships for International Studies in Common Law (OTSS) (742220101977)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND

TITLE OF ENDOWED FUND (OTSS [1] )

Scotiabank Scholarships for
International Studies in Common Law

INTRODUCTION

Scotiabank is one of North America's leading financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. Although their reach is global, their energies are focused on individual customers, employees, shareholders, and on building a strong community presence.

The University of Ottawa and Scotiabank share a common interest in nurturing youth, whose energy and ambition will shape our future. Scotiabank has demonstrated its commitment to supporting students through its generous investment in the University of Ottawa. Scotiabank’s support will help the University maintain its long-term commitment to providing the best education for our students.

PURPOSE OF FUND

To provide financial assistance to students in an undergraduate program at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, with a focus on international studies.

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

1. be registered as a full-time or part-time student in an undergraduate program at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, with a focus on international studies;

2. be an Ontario resident, as per OSAP [2] rules; and

3. demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa.

Value of the award: Minimum $5,000

Number of awards: Variable

Frequency of the award: Annual

Level or program of study: Undergraduate

Application contact: Financial Aid Administrator, Common Law Section

Application deadline: October 31

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applications must be made through Online Scholarships and Bursaries, which can be accessed through https://scholarships.uottawa.ca, and should include:

1. the Financial Questionnaire; and

2. a short paragraph demonstrating that the applicant’s studies focus on international studies.

 

[1] OTSS: Ontario Trust Student Support

[2] OSAP: Ontario Student Assistance Program