IX. Scholarships and Other Awards

Other Forms of Financial Assistance

Open Learning and Educational Support Awards

Open Learning Bursaries
Established by faculty, staff and friends of Open Learning. These funds are intended to provide support for non-degree students that are enrolled in an Open Learning program (courses, certificates, and diplomas) in need of financial assistance. Apply by January 30 or June 30 for consideration for Fall, Winter, and/or Spring semesters of study. For more information, visit http://opened.uoguelph.ca/student-resources/financial-assistance.
Qualification(s): Canadian citizens or permanent residents with the greatest financial need
Virginia L. Gray Memorial Bursary
Family, friends and colleagues of Virginia Gray, former Director, Office of Open Learning have established and contributed to the Virginia L. Gray Memorial Bursary as a tribute to her exemplary work in continuing and distance education over 38 years at the University of Guelph. Students interested in enrolling in continuing education and/or distance education courses are eligible to apply. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or Permanent residents and must not be enrolled in a degree program. Apply to Open Learning and Educational Supportby January 30th or July 30th for the following Fall, Winter and/or Summer semesters of study with a letter of application outlining financial need with pertinent supporting documentation. Students may receive the bursary only once. For more information, visit http://opened.uoguelph.ca/student-resources/financial-assistance.
Prof. H.J. Malik Statistics Prize
This $150 prize is provided in honour of H.J. Malik, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, by family, colleagues and friends. Application not required. Open Learning program distance education student who has completed the courses STAT*2060, Statistics for Business Decisions, with the highest attained grade over 80% in the previous year. All Open Learning program students who complete this course in the previous spring, fall or winter semesters will automatically be considered the following May.
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