Award Details


Award Information
Name:
Keystone Agricultural Producers Entrance Scholarship (Diploma)
Description:
The Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP) has established an annually funded entrance scholarship at the University of Manitoba. The purpose of the scholarship is to reward and encourage students to further their education in the Diploma in Agriculture program.
Each year, one scholarship valued at $1,000 will be offered to an undergraduate student who:

(1) has achieved a minimum 80% average on courses used for admission to the School of Agriculture at the University of Manitoba;

(2) is enrolled full-time (minimum 80% of a full course load, as defined by the School of Agriculture), in the first year of study in the Diploma in Agriculture program;

(3) is a KAP member, or is from a KAP member family;

(4) has demonstrated community involvement and leadership abilities while in high school.

To support criteria (3) and (4), applicants will be asked to declare their KAP membership status and submit a brief letter (maximum 250 words) outlining their community involvement and leadership experiences.

If there is no student that meets all of the eligibility criteria, the award can be offered to a student that meets criteria (1), (2), and (4).

The donor will notify the Financial Aid and Awards office by March 31 in any year this award is not to be offered.

The selection committee will be the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences Awards Committee.

The Board of Governors of the University of Manitoba has the right to modify the terms of this award if, because of changed conditions, it becomes necessary to do so. Such modification shall conform as closely as possible to the expressed intention of the donor in establishing the award.

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To be eligible for this scholarship, please fill out and submit all required application documents by the deadline.

Please download the application form from "Supporting Files" below.

Deadline to apply: January 17, 2018 @ 11:59 p.m.
Entrance:
Yes
Award Type:
Scholarship
Application Required:
Yes
Close Date:
2018-01-17

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