Eligibility: Recipients must enter/attend the chosen academic program in the year of application.  Requests for deferment will be considered only in unusual circumstances such as illness. Proof of registration must be submitted before the award can be paid out. In the event that the student does not complete the academic program, they must submit documentation stating the reasons for their inability to complete the proposed course load.

Award Type: Current students

Action: Application Required

Availability: Domestic Students

Level of Study: Open

Deadline to Apply: 17-Sep-19

Actual Deadline Date: The last business day of April

Value/Amount: $500

Best Link: http://www.hydrocephalus.ca/programs-services/scholarships-bursaries/hendrick-sc...

Academic Year: 2019-2061

How to Apply: The following documents must accompany the completed application: -academic transcripts including the most recent completed semester. For students still in secondary school, a copy of the second semester and mid-term report or if the school is not semestered, a copy of the last report issued; -the medical assessment form (not required if you have previously applied unless your situation has changed). -one letter of reference from an adult other than a family member, such as a minister, youth group leader, coach, volunteer supervisor or employer; -one letter of reference from a teacher, principal, guidance counsellor.  If you are already attending a post-secondary institution, one letter must be from a professor or instructor; -a letter from the applicant describing why they think they are deserving of the award, how spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus has affected their education and life, a goal they set for themselves and how they achieved it