Scholarship Policy
The 2020-2021 Newfoundland and Labrador Education Foundation Scholarships will be open to students from schools within the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District in all disciplines (Advanced, Academic and General Studies).

There will be 36 scholarships of $1,000 each awarded to students graduating from NLESD schools across the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

The Newfoundland and Labrador Education Foundation encourages all graduating students from NLESD schools to apply for these scholarships as we will be awarding based on a variety of academic standings.

To recognize high school graduating students, the Newfoundland and Labrador Education Foundation has established a scholarship awards program. The recipients of these prestigious awards will be known as Newfoundland and Labrador English School District Scholars.


MINIMUM ELIGIBILTY REQUIREMENTS
  • Awarded to full-time students in the year they graduate from high school in the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District.


MINIMUM CRITERIA
  • Awarded to students who have attained graduation status.
  • Awarded to students who have demonstrated hard work and perseverance, need, school and community involvement, etc. (Addressed in Letter of Recommendation).
  • Awarded to students who have been officially accepted to a recognized post-secondary institution for the following year. (University, Public or Private College, Trades College).


ANNUAL AWARD
  • Each scholarship will be established at $1000.
  • The scholarship must be taken within one year after it is awarded.


MINIMUM CRITERIA WEIGHTINGS (100 POINTS)
  • Overall average obtained from Level III (25 Points)
  • Letter of Recommendation from School Administrator or Teacher outlining demonstrated hard work and perseverance, need, school and community involvement, etc. (25 points)
  • Student Essay based on provided question(up to 500 words) (50 points)
  Total: 100 points


APPLICATION PROCEDURE
  1. Each applicant must apply in writing to the Foundation and include:
    • Completed application form;
    • An essay providing a comprehensive response to the question provided up to a maximum of 500 words.
    • A Letter of Recommendation outlining student's demonstrated hard work and perseverance, need, contribution to school and any known community involvement from a School Administrator or Teacher.

  2. Applications are to be submitted (received) no later than Friday, July 16, 2021.

    Scholarship Committee
    Attention: Susan Hussey

    Fax: 709-757-4705

    Email: foundationscholarship@nlesd.ca



DOWNLOADS
95 Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL · A1B 1R6
Tel: (709) 758-2372 · Fax: (709) 758-2706
95 Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL · Canada · A1B 1R6
Tel: (709) 758-2372 · Fax: (709) 758-2706

Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Feedback

© 2018 Newfoundland & Labrador English School District
All Rights Reserved.

LEGEND: View Story Attatchment External Link Other Doc Form Presentation