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Please complete the necessary information in this application form, along with ONE pdf file containing all attachments/components.

Applications are due March 24, 2017.

Only residents of Ontario are eligible to apply.

Note: If the Scholarship Committee has not received the pdf attachment with your application form, we will approach you directly. Please do not follow-up.

 

PROFILE


Full Name (First Name, Last Name)*

E-Mail Address*

Phone Number*

Are you of Sikh faith?*

How did you hear about this scholarship?

Other:


CURRENT MAILING ADDRESS


Full Address (Apt/Unit #, Street #, Street, City, Province, Postal Code)*

Status in Canada


EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION


Name of High School”

Full Address of High School (Street #, Street, City, Province, Postal Code)”

Guidance Counsellor*

E-Mail address of Guidance Counsellor*

Grade 11 Final Average %
IB Program

Grade 12 Mid-Term Average % (if applicable)


POST-SECONDARY INFORMATION


Offer of admission:

Name of Accepted Institution*

Degree Program*

Expected Date of Entry (month, year)*



FINANCIAL INFORMATION


Household Income (pre-tax)*

Father's Occupation*

Mother's Occupation*

Number of siblings?

Are you applying for Student Line of Credit?

Do you currently hold a part-time or full-time job?

If Yes, please provide the following:

Workplace:

Address:

Employer:

Start Date:

Hours/week:


Have you been awarded any other bursaries or scholarships?

If Yes, please elaborate:


ESSAY SUBMISSION


This personal statement should identify your general interests, activities, and aspirations. The essay should address why you wish to pursue a particular course of study, and highlight a vision for your future career.

The essay must be between 500-650 words, Font “Calibre”, Font Size 12, Spacing 1.5”.


REFERENCES


Please provide information below for two references (at least one that is academic in nature). Reference letters must be submitted within your uploaded pdf file.


REFERENCE #1:

Title:

Full Name:

Position/Company:

E-Mail Address:

Phone Number:


REFERENCE #2:

Title:

Full Name:

Position/Company:

E-Mail Address:

Phone Number:



ATTACHMENT

Maximum File Upload Size is 10MB. If you are having trouble uploading your attachment, please email it directly to contact@sikhfoundationscholarship.ca


Applicants are to attach ONE pdf file, containing all of the following components:

• Grade 11 Transcript
• Grade 12 Mid-term Transcript (if available)
• University Acceptance Letter
• Notice of Assessment, issued by the CRA, for the most recent tax year.
• Essay (500-650 words only. You will be disqualified if your personal statement goes over)
• Resume (2 pages only. You will be disqualified if your resumé goes over)
• 2 signed Recommendation Letters on official letterhead

Scanners can be accessed at any Ontario library, or your high school. Please contact your guidance counsellor if you require assistance scanning your forms.


DISCLAIMER


In order to support the continued growth of the Sikh Foundation Scholarship, the names and non-financial information of successful candidates may be used in promotional material at the Centennial Gala and our website.

Candidates of employees/board members of the Sikh Foundation of Canada and Scotiabank are not eligible to apply.