Triskell Travel Fund (722200302483)


TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ANNUAL FUND

NAME OF ANNUAL FUND

Triskell Travel Fund

PURPOSE OF FUND

To support travel costs and/or scholarship fees to attend a summer course in Irish, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh or Breton language either abroad or in North America.

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

  1. be registered as a full-time undergraduate student, and EITHER be registered in the Minor in Celtic (CLT) Studies program at the Department of Modern Languages OR have completed at least three Celtic courses (at least one of them an Irish language course) at the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures;

  2. be in good academic standing, with a minimum CGPA of 8.0; and

  3. intend to register to a summer course in Irish, Scottish, Gaelic, Welsh or Breton language either abroad or in North America, and submit a justification of the purpose, value and necessity of the requested travel funding (500 words), including a summary of the travel budget.

    Note : The recipient of this Fund will be asked by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures to provide a short report on the outcome of the proposed activities after completion of the travel.

Value of the award: $1,000

Number of awards: 1

Renewable: No

Frequency of the award: Annual

Level or program of study: Undergraduate

Application contact: Financial Aid and Awards Service

Application deadline: April 15

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

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

  1. a non-official copy of the applicant’s academic transcript; and

2. a justification of the purpose, value and necessity of the requested travel funding (500 words), including a summary of the travel budget.