Deadline August of each year
In Memory of Dr. Peter Bowen
FIELD OF STUDY: Undergraduate program in any field of study in a post-secondary facility. One or two $ 1000.00 scholarships awarded annually.
VALUE: One or two $ 1000.00 scholarships awarded annually.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must provide confirmation of Spina Bifida and/or Hydrocephalusby by a medical professional, be a Canadian citizen for at least two years, have a home address in Red Deer, the NWT, or north of Red Deer, and be accepted in a post secondary institution. Applicants must also be, or become a current member of the SBHANA. Membership forms are available at www.sbhana.org.
APPLICATION: Applicants are required to submit a letter of reference from a previous teacher or administrator (applicants who have been out of high school one or more years submit a letter from a recent employer or supervisor), an official Alberta Education or most recent post secondary transcript, and a letter from the candidate stating his or her eligibility, community involvement and plans for the future.
SELECTION: Applicants will be judged on their motivation, maturity, and academic background. The selection committee will consist of three members of the Board of Directors for the Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Northern Alberta.
PRESENTATION: The scholarship will be presented to the winning applicant at the Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Northern Alberta Annual General Meeting.
SPECIAL NOTE - THIS APPLICATION WILL NEED TO BE COMPLETED IN ONE SESSION. YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SAVE WORK AND COMPLETE LATER. BEFORE YOU START, PLEASE HAVE ALL THE NECESSARY INFORMATION READY TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION.