Established in 1997, this award is presented to an Advanced Diploma student in their graduating year who has contributed to student life, demonstrated leadership and set an example as a team player in the lab and classroom. The recipient is nominated by faculty.
Program(s): All Advanced Diploma Programs
Title: President’s Scholarship
Term Status: Final Year
Residency Requirements: Ontario resident. Canadian Citizen (or PR or PP).
OTSS Funded**: Yes
Demonstrated Financial Need*: Yes
Criteria 1: Contributed to activities and demonstrated initiative and leadership while a student at Michener (e.g. active participation in / contribution to various committees and Institute functions).
Criteria 2: Demonstrated initiative and excellence during their clinical year.
Criteria 3: Set an example in the lab and classroom as a team player and as an individual.
Minimum GPA: “B” (no supp)
Type of Application: Nomination (Michener Faculty or Staff and Clinical Coordinator or Preceptor)
Nomination/Reference Requirements: To Nominate, a Faculty or Staff member submits a one page nomination letter outlining how the student meets the criteria. The letter is supported by a Clinical Coordinator or Preceptor.
Selection Made By: President
Award Value: $1500
Number of Awards: 1
*Refer to the “Application Requirements” and “Criteria” above and provide written evidence of how you meet the criteria and upload with your application.
**Michener established various endowed Awards through generous donor contributions that were matched by the provincial government’s Ontario Trust for Student Support (OTSS). The income generated from these endowments is used to support Awards for Michener students who are Canadian citizens (or permanent residents or protected persons), who are residents of Ontario (student has lived in Ontario for at least 12 consecutive months up to the beginning of full-time post-secondary study).