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Czech and Slo­vak Asso­ci­a­tion of Cana­da – Edmon­ton Branch Schol­ar­ship for the school year 2020–2021

  • Val­ue: $2,000 for each stu­dent

  • Appli­ca­tion Clos­ing Dead­line: April 30, 2021

  • 10 schol­ar­ships to a max­i­mum of $2,000 in total may be award­ed annu­al­ly by a schol­ar­ship committee’s rec­om­men­da­tion and final approval of the board of direc­tors

Descrip­tion

The Czech and Slo­vak Asso­ci­a­tion of Cana­da – Edmon­ton Branch Schol­ar­ship is designed to rec­og­nize and reward stu­dents for their achieve­ments and encour­age them to con­tin­ue in their stud­ies.

Eli­gi­bil­i­ty

Can­di­dates must:

  • be res­i­dent of Alber­ta or have a valid stu­dent visa (ver­i­fi­ca­tion required)

  • be enrolled in part-time or full-time post sec­ondary stud­ies at a col­lege, uni­ver­si­ty or appren­tice­ship pro­gram in Alber­ta (ver­i­fi­ca­tion required)

  • iden­ti­fy the pro­gram of study

  • present a copy of the tuition fee receipt for the school year (fall/winter semes­ter) 2020 – (winter/spring semes­ter) 2021

  • write a brief nar­ra­tive about your­self

  • sub­mit a one-page essay on one of the fol­low­ing top­ics:

    • What are your connections/ties to the Czech Repub­lic and/or Slo­va­kia?

    • Czech and/or Slo­vak His­to­ry and Tra­di­tions

    • What does Novem­ber 17 mean to the his­to­ry of Czech and/or Slo­vak peo­ple?

How to Apply

  • com­plete the attached appli­ca­tion form

  • attach required doc­u­ments

  • attach the essay and the brief nar­ra­tive about your­self

  • sign* and e‑mail (reply to e‑mail address, we sent to you) or mail the com­plet­ed appli­ca­tion to:

Czech and Slo­vak Asso­ci­a­tion of Cana­da – Edmon­ton Branch

P.O.Box 23037 Citadel, St. Albert, T8N 6Z9

E‑mail:

*you can insert scanned sig­na­ture in to the appli­ca­tion form

Noti­fi­ca­tion

Final approval will come direct­ly from the Czech and Slo­vak Asso­ci­a­tion of Cana­da – Edmon­ton Branch Selec­tion Com­mit­tee. Stu­dents will be noti­fied by mail, phone or email by May 31, 2021.

Can­di­dates might be asked to pro­vide Social Insur­ance Num­ber (SIN) if schol­ar­ship is award­ed. A SIN num­ber is a unique nine-dig­it num­ber that Cana­da Rev­enue Agency (CRA) uses to iden­ti­fy you for tax pur­pos­es. You need it to work in Cana­da or to have access to gov­ern­ment pro­grams and ben­e­fits.

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Czech and Slo­vak Asso­ci­a­tion of Cana­da Edmon­ton Branch

P.O.Box 23037 Citadel, St. Albert, T8N 6Z9 E‑mail:

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM FOR THE YEAR 2020 — 2021

Appli­can­t’s name:

Appli­can­t’s address:                                                                                Postal Code:

Phone:

E‑mail:

Pro­gram present­ly attend­ing:

Name, address and phone num­ber of the insti­tu­tion:

Have you received any oth­er schol­ar­ship this year:                                        Amount:

Please attach the fol­low­ing doc­u­ments:

  • copy of the Alber­ta driver’s license, P erma nent Res ident Card or Cana­di­an Pass­port

  • proof of pro­gram reg­is­tra­tion

  • copy of receipt for tuition fees paid for win­ter and spring semes­ter

  • A brief nar­ra­tive about your­self

  • Essay

I here­by cer­ti­fy that the above infor­ma­tion is true and cor­rect.

Date:                                                                                             Sig­na­ture: