Dr. Diana Michener Schatz Scholarship

Program(s): All Advanced Diploma Programs

Title: Dr. Diana Michener Schatz Scholarship

Code: S-7/10-9216

Type: Award

Term Status: Entering Final Year

Residency Requirements: Ontario resident. Canadian Citizen (or PR or PP).

OTSS Funded*: Yes

Demonstrated Financial Need*: Yes

Criteria 1: Following a career transition, individual has chosen to devote themselves to a new applied health profession.

Criteria 2: Demonstrates innovative thinking – the ability to look beyond the obvious, to be creative and imaginative and who endeavours to combine their innovation with their knowledge in practical application to their chosen applied health profession, (as demonstra

Criteria 3: Enhances Michener’s community and student life by engaging in activities and initiatives that contribute to the betterment of Michener’s community of practice through volunteer work.

Minimum GPA: B

Type of Application: Application & References

Application Requirements: An essay (500 words max) describing career transition and the opportunity/desire to pursue a career in applied health sciences. Evidence of employment in a previous career (i.e. letter of employment from former employer; licensure with previous regulatory

Nomination/Reference Requirements: Two letters of support: From a faculty member who vouches for the student’s qualifications as a scholar and innovative thinker within their chosen applied health profession and from a Michener administrative staff member who validates the student’s contributions to student life and the Michener community, either through student council (and supporting committees), consistent volunteerism at 3-5 Michener events (Graduation; MMI; Orientation; Campus Day/recruitment events etc.), or other student-led events or committees.

Selection Made By: Scholarship & Awards Committee

Award Value: $2500

Number of Awards: 1

Application Instructions:

Refer to the “Application Requirements” and “Criteria” above and provide evidence of how you meet the criteria to regoffice@michener.ca clearly indicating the award you are applying for by the deadline date (September 27).

*If the Scholarship, Award or Named Bursary indicates “Yes” to “OTSS Funded” and/or “Demonstrated Financial Need”, a Financial Need Assessment form must be submitted with your application.

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