Yolande Laurencelle Bursary in Religious Studies (722200305094)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR A NON ENDOWED FUND

 

NAME OF NON ENDOWED FUND

 

Yolande Laurencelle Bursary in Religious Studies

 

INTRODUCTION

This bursary was generously created by Dr. Yolande Laurencelle. Holder of a master’s degree (1969) and doctorate (1972) in Religious Studies from the University of Ottawa, Dr. Laurencelle worked in the field of education in Canada, the United States and France. She appreciates the great value of education in the development of individuals and the importance of educational support, having received many bursaries herself, as well as over 10 diplomas and certificates, over the course of her life. With this in mind, she established this bursary to help students in the field of Religious Studies succeed in their university studies. Hence, the Yolande Laurencelle Bursary in Religious Studies is a logical extension of her career with young people and of her commitment to them.

PURPOSE OF FUND

Financially support undergraduate students who are registered in the Honours BA or the Major in Religious Studies at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa.

BURSARY 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 as a full-time or part-time student in the Honours BA or the Major in Religious Studies at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa; and
  3. demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa.

Value of the award:                $1,000

Number of awards:                 One

Frequency of the award:        Annual

Level or program of study:    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.