This Award is in recognition of an exceptional Ultrasound student who is passionate about their chosen career and has a strong commitment to the delivery of high quality, patient-centric care.
A full-time Michener student who is enrolled in the Ultrasound program who is in their final, graduating year
- Awarded to a student who is in good academic standing in Michener’s Ultrasound Program
- Student has completed his/her clinical placements
- Student is in his / her graduating year
The successful candidate will have clearly demonstrated the following criteria:
- Completed his/her clinical placement
- Is passionate about their chosen field and has demonstrated a commitment to learning and continuous improvement
- Takes pride in the quality of the examinations they perform and the patient care they deliver,
- Demonstrates progressively strong interpersonal and communication skills and works effectively within a team-based environment
- Seeks out, considers and accepts constructive feedback, and grows professionally as a result.
Award Amount: $1,000
To apply, please submit:
- An essay (no longer than 500 words) describing his/her qualifications based on the above noted criteria;
- A letter of support from an Ultrasound faculty member who can vouch for the student’s qualifications based on observations during the clinical simulated semester; and
- A letter of support from a Clinical Educator / Coordinator / Radiologist or Senior Staff member who has had opportunity to observe the student throughout his/her clinical placement and vouch for the student’s work ethic, patient care and interpersonal skills.
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