A Michener student who is enrolled in the Medical Laboratory Science program and has successfully completed their 4th semester (second year).
The successful candidate will have clearly demonstrated the following criteria:
- Maintained an overall ‘B’ average, with no supplementals
- Received positive professional performance appraisal
- Exhibited noteworthy presentations that provided substantive information to their course
- Actively participated on and contributed to program committees such as Advisory Council, Clinical coordinators committee (e.g. program retreat), subcommittees of council (e.g. Admissions), contributed in clinical setting with respect to program (must be substantiated by clinical coordinator), Open House, etc.
- Set an example in the lab and classroom and offered assistance to fellow students and faculty.
- Ontario resident
SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: $500
Applicants must submit:
- A one-page written application outlining why he/she is eligible for this scholarship based on the above noted criteria.
This is an Ontario Trust for Student Support (OTSS) or “Matching Fund” award
The Ontario Trust for Student Support was established by the Government of Ontario to encourage companies and individuals to contribute to permanent endowment funds to assist Ontario’s college and university students with financial need.
To be eligible for a “Matching Fund Award/Scholarship” a student must:
- be a Canadian citizen, a Permanent Resident or a Protected Person
- meet provincial residency requirements as set out in the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) guidelines*
- submit either a Financial Need Assessment Form or Bursary Application Form
*OSAP Residency requirements:
- You have always lived in Ontario
- Ontario is the last province in which you resided for 12 consecutive months without being a full-time post-secondary student.
- Ontario is the last province in which your parent(s) have resided for 12 months in a row.
- You now reside in Ontario AND you have resided in Canada for less than 12 months in a row.
- You now reside in Ontario, but none of the above statements applies to you.
If points 4) and 5) are true for you, you may not be eligible for OSAP; however you may meet Michener’s definition of eligibility and may still be eligible for a Matching Fund Award/Scholarship if you can show financial need through either the Financial Need Assessment Form or Bursary Application Form