Saint Mary’s University Alumni Golf Tournament Bursary Application
Who can apply?
All students that were enrolled full-time in an undergraduate degree program at Saint Mary’s University for the 2017-2018 academic year are eligible to apply.
What is the basis of this bursary?
This bursary is made possible through the proceeds from the Saint Mary's University Alumni Association Golf Tournament.
Financial need is a determining factor in the selection of candidates for this award. Award recipients must be able to attend and volunteer at the Saint Mary’s University Alumni Golf Tournament, scheduled for Thursday, August 16, 2018. The deadline for this application is May 1, 2018.
It is not necessary to submit transcripts. All academic information will be verified. Please ensure that all academic information requested appears on your transcript by May 25, 2018 (i.e. grade changes). Letters regarding special circumstances (i.e. letter of permission) must be received at Financial Aid & Awards prior to May 25, 2018. No eligibility changes will be considered after this date.
Part 1 - Application and Personal Statement: Complete your personal information and list your extracurricular activities (on campus and community involvement). Your personal statement must describe your: (1) educational and career goals (2) leadership activities (3) extracurricular activities, including your interests and hobbies (4) Saint Mary’s University community involvement and (5) external community involvement. Also include anything that makes you special or unique that you have not included on your application form. Please make sure your personal statement letter follows the 6 criteria listed below:
- 750 words maximum.
- Font - Times New Roman.
- 1 page single spaced maximum.
- 2 pages double spaced maximum.
- Explain why you believe you have financial need and why you want to be considered for this bursary.
- Please put your first and last name and A# on each page of your personal statement.
Part 2 - Projected Budget: Financial need will be the determining factor in the selection of the successful candidates. You must complete the projected budget to be considered for this award.