The applications for the Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship and the National Entrepreneurial Scholarship are now open.
The Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship is a financial need scholarship that offers 160 $5,000 scholarships for students graduating in 2021 who:
• are intent on pursuing a bachelor's degree an accredited university
• can demonstrate financial need ($65,000) or less annual net income per family)
• are involved in community service or co-curricular service activities
• maintain an average of 65%
• display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
The National Entrepreneurial Scholarship is a financial need scholarship that offers 10 $10,000 scholarships to applicants who meet the above criteria and who demonstrate the desire and ability to be entrepreneurial in a chosen field.
The deadline to apply is October 26, 2020.
The Loran Award is a national program based on character, service, and leadership. Selection criteria include academic excellence, community and extracurricular involvement. There are up to 36 major financial awards available, each valued at up to $100,000 over four years.
Shep can sponsor up to 3 exceptional students for this award. If you believe that you are a solid candidate, please submit your completed application package, to Ms. McGowan in student services no later than Friday, October 2nd. This allows time for the sponsored applications to be vetted and prepared in time for the October 15 deadline. Students who wish to apply without sponsorship may apply to the Direct Pool. The Direct Pool deadline is October 22nd.
Visit www.loranscholar.ca for application details.
The TD Canada Trust Scholarship for Community Leadership is an award up to $70,000 for grade 12 students in their graduating year who are making an outstanding contribution to their community. A minimum average of 75% is required. Please visit TD Canada Trust Scholarship for Community Leadership. The deadline is November 13, 2020.