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The Seymour Schulich Entrepreneurship Scholarship

 
Open To: 
Students
Value: 
$5,000
Deadline: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

 

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 2017-2018 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


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