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Dan Mathieson Scholarship [I1124]

Donor(s):Dan Mathieson
Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:In the fall and the recipient must be registered to receive
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:May 15
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Apply by May 15 to the Political Science Awards Committee at POLS.undergrad@uoguelph.ca including: A. An itemized list of extracurricular activities and volunteer work, including in each the following information: 1. Name and mission of the organization 2. Process in obtaining the position – competitive election / nomination or referral by a third party / non-competitive appointment by the organization 3. Responsibilities and activities involved 4. Number of hours per week/month, including preparation as needed 5. Duration of the position 6. Award(s) on performance and/or contributions B. Names and contact information of two references who have firsthand knowledge of the applicant’s activities as listed. (No letters required.) C. A statement of no more than 250 words in which the applicant explains the reasons for engaging in these activities and identifies contributions to the organizations and their constituency, as well as the larger community where pertinent. The statement does not need to include all reported activities, only the ones that the applicant regards as most relevant to the award’s criteria. Selection will be based on the most significant contribution to community as demonstrated through extra-curricular and/or volunteer activities. Not tenable with the Class of 1983 Political Science Scholarship I1129 or the Steven Harrington Memorial Scholarship I1122.

Students registered in the Political Science (POLS) major who have completed a minimum of 10.0 credits with demonstrated extra-curricular activity and community involvement.