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Schulich Leadership Scholarships

University Scholarships
for Canadians and Israelis

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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UJA Federation of Greater Toronto

Deadline Date:

01/13/12

Description:

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Scholarships are being awarded to students from Canada and Israel for university studies in Canada in the areas of science, math, engineering and technology. Students in their last year of high school who are planning to attend certain designated universities (see the website for full listing) can be nominated for the award by their high- school, secondary Schools or CEGEPs. The scholarships are designed to ensure that future Canadian and Israeli leaders are among the next pioneers of global scientific research and innovation.

Applicants must possess at least two of the three following attributes:
* Exceptionally high academic grades
* Demonstrated leadership in school life and community life, or evidence of entrepreneurial talent
* Financial need

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 126880

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$100,000,000

Number of Grants:

20 to Canadians; 5 to Israelis; Each participating university may select one nominee

Estimated Size of Grant:

$15,000 per year

Term of Contract:

4 years; starting with the academic year commencing in Fall 2012

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada
Final year of High School, Secondary School or CEGEP
Information regarding Israeli applicants will be forthcoming

Pre-Application Information:

All High Schools, Secondary Schools and CEGEPs in Canada are able to submit one nominee each.
In order to be eligible to compete for the scholarship, nominees will have from Monday, January 2, 2012 until Monday, January 30, 2012 to fill out their applications. On Friday, February 3, 2012 your application will be sent directly to the universities to which you have applied.

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories   Nova Scotia   Nunavut   Ontario   Prince Edward Island   Quebec   Saskatchewan   Yukon

Israel

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.