Scholarships

The association grants a number of scholarships each year. Please note the related information below.

Purpose

Number and value of awards

The value of scholarships awarded annually is $500 to $1000 each, to a maximum of twenty (20) recipients.  The scholarships are not automatically renewable or transferable.  The scholarships are to be used for an full or permanent part-time course of study leading to a diploma or first degree

Where tenable

These awards are tenable in any recognized university, community college or high school

Eligibility

Any person or persons with the Calgary community that is inclined academically to pursue their education and is active in volunteering within the community

Qualifications and obligations of applications

 

 

Selection of scholarship winners

The Selection Committee appointed by the Grenada/Canada Social and Cultural Association of Calgary will select candidates and administer the scholarship programme.

Evaluation will be based on

A core academic transcript
2 letters of reference (one must be from the academic institution attended)

Obligations of winners

Awarded winners must:

Conditions of payment
A cheque for the full value of the scholarship will only be issued to the institution upon receipt of proof of enrollment for the calendar year.

A cheque for the full value of the scholarship will only be issued to the high school upon receipt of proof of enrollment for the extra curricular activity.

Closing date for application for scholarship

Completed application package MUST be received no later than July 20th @4:00pm

Download Scholarship Application form  (Temporarily deactivated for updating)

Mail application to:
Grenada/Canada Social and Cultural Association of Calgary
118 - 3208 8th Avenue NE
Calgary, AB, T2A 7V8

                        APPLY ONLINE  (Temporarily deactivated for updating)

Scholarship recipients will be contacted by July 30th

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further inquiries about scholarship applications, please send emails to secretary@grenadacalgary.com