Program(s): All Advanced Diploma Programs
Title: Dr. Diana Michener Schatz Scholarship
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
Refer to the “Application Requirements” and “Criteria” above and provide evidence of how you meet the criteria to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.