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Clara E. Elliott Education Scholarship [E0210]

Donor(s):Clara E. Elliott Estate
Value:2 awards of $10,000 (payable over 4 years of study)
Awarded:In the fall and the recipient must be registered to receive
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:April 15
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Apply by April 15 to Student Financial Services at awards@uoguelph.ca with a 1-2 page letter outlining academic achievements and demonstrated leadership ability and potential. Two letters of reference evidencing demonstrated leadership qualities should be included in the application. Selection will be based on academic achievement and leadership ability and potential as demonstrated through positions held, extracurricular activities, involvement in school/community, especially in the areas of teaching and education. To maintain the award for the second year of study, the recipients must have a minimum cumulative average of 77% and continue to demonstrate the qualities on which the award was given. To maintain the scholarship into the third and fourth years, the recipients must have a minimum average of 80% in the prior year and continue to demonstrate the qualities on which the award was given. This award cannot be held with the Clara E. Elliott Entrance Scholarship E0095.

Students entering the BASc. program with a minimum 80.0% admission average who plan to pursue a career in teaching or education at any level. Preference will be given to students planning a teaching career in areas related to family studies including nutrition education and early childhood education.