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4-H Alberta - Scholarship - Growing Alberta Scholarship

Deadline: January 31, 2018 11:59 PM  
Location: 4-H Foundation of Alberta, WESTEROSE, AB  

Program Description:

 

Deadline Jan 31

Administered by the 4-H Foundation of Alberta

Applications MUST be word processed, complete, and submitted electronically your Student Awards Office not later than Jan 31, 2018.

Award Criteria

Eligibility

  • Must be a resident of Alberta and have graduated from an Alberta high school.
  • Must be in an agriculture or agriculture related program and have completed the first year of study (i.e. applicant must be enrolled in the second year or higher)
  • Must have good academic standing.  Include a copy of your college transcripts (scan sufficient).
  • By outlining career goals, applicant must show commitment towards the advancement of Alberta agriculture.
  • Complete a written essay (500 words max, details are in the application). Please be specific when you answer the questions
  • Deadline for applications is January 31, 2018. Application form and supporting materials must be word processed (except picture and transcript), complete, and sent electronically (through your Student Awards Office, see eligible institutions below and contacts in the application). Hardcopy applications will not be accepted.
  • You must submit a photo with your application. Photo must be suitable for publishing – a grad picture is ideal. Photocopies (hardcopies) are not suitable.  Scanned and emailed photos are accepted.
  • 4-H experience is not mandatory to qualify for this award.

Eligible Institutions:

  • Grande Prairie Regional College – Fairview Campus
  • Lakeland College
  • Lethbridge College
  • NAIT - Edmonton Campus
  • Olds College

Recipients

  • Successful recipients will be notified by email and will be requested to submit their Social Insurance Number and required banking information before funds are released in March 2018. 
  • Funds will be issued via Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT).

For more information contact

Bianca von Nagy
4-H Foundation of Alberta
Phone: 587.583.3152
Email: scholarship@4hab.com

Event PDF:    Scholarship web page
Region: Provincial
Who can apply: Seniors (15-20 years old)

For more information contact: Bianca von Nagy, Phone: 587.583.3152, Email: scholarship@4hab.com