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Sisters of St. Joseph Scholarship


Scholarship Value: $5,000
Awards Available: 1
Award Deadline: May 11, 2018

This Entrance Scholarship recognizes the outstanding work of the Sisters of St. Joseph and has been endowed by the St. Joseph's Health Centre, the London District Catholic School Board, the Monsignor Feeney Foundation and the King's College Foundation to ensure that this tribute continues in perpetuity. The scholarship will be awarded by a selection committee to a graduate of the London District Catholic School Board who enrolls as a full-time student at King's. Applicants must have an admissions average of at least 80% and a strong history of volunteer service in health, education, social service or pastoral ministry. The recipient will be expected to continue to volunteer in one of these areas. References will be required from the applicant's teachers or counsellors and the agency, school or parish where the student volunteered. Candidates must submit a written statement explaining why they believe they are deserving of the scholarship. Interviews may be required. The recipient will be welcome to meet informally with the Sisters of St. Joseph in the fall term. Students who obtain a 75% average in subsequent years will be eligible for a King's Continuing Scholarship of $1,000. Students must registered full-time, four of which must be at King's in the first year. Students must register in full-time or equivalent in subsequent years, of which a minimum of three must be at King's (3.0 course requirement change effective 2015-2016 academic year). This scholarship may not be held with the King's Entrance Scholarship.

ELIGIBILITY

A) Awarded by a selection committee to a graduate of the London District Catholic School Board who enrolls as a full-time student at King's.

B) Applicants must have an admissions average of at least 80% and a strong history of volunteer service in health, education, social service or pastoral ministry.

C) The recipient will be expected to continue to volunteer in one of these areas. References will be required from the applicant's teachers or counsellors and the agency, school or parish where the student volunteered.

D) Candidates must submit a written statement explaining why they believe they are deserving of the scholarship. Interviews may be required.

E) The recipient will be welcome to meet informally with the Sisters of St. Joseph in the fall term.

F) Students who obtain a 75% average in subsequent years will be eligible for a King's Continuing Scholarship of $1,000.

G) Students must registered full-time or equivalent, four of which must be at King's in the first year.

H) Students must registered full-time or equivalent in subsequent years, of which a minimum of three must be at King's.(3.0 course requirement change effective 2015-2016 academic year).

I) This scholarship may not be held with the King's Entrance Scholarship.



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