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The Seymour Schulich Entrepreneurship Scholarship

 
Open To: 
Students
Value: 
$5,000
Deadline: 
Friday, March 29, 2019

 

Background

This award encourages the development of entrepreneurship among Canadian youth.

$5,000 cash; 1 recipient

Application Package Requirements

  • A 500-word typed essay in PDF, Word or Google Doc format on the topic: In the 21st Century entrepreneurial skills are seen as critical to the workplace. What are these skills and what advantage will you bring to the workplace if you hone these skills?
  • Completed online application form.
  • 2 recommendation letters; 1 from the local JA office, 1 from a teacher or a community leader/JA volunteer/employer who is familiar with you.
  • A résumé highlighting your best subjects, student activities, volunteer experience outside of school, club or church activities and hobbies.

Please note that where the application asks for a “Written Submission Link” you should put the link to your essay.

Eligibility 

  • All students enrolled in Company Program – A Student Venture (In School & After School Edition), JA TITAN, or GLOBE for the 2018-2019 program year
  • The applicant must adhere to the rules and regulations concerning the award including the completion of all requested documentation in the Application Package Requirements
  • The applicant must be graduating before June 30 of the current academic year and must be qualified upon graduating to enroll at an accredited college or university
Winners will be announced by May 13, 2019.
 

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