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   Mikalachki Scholarship


Specific to

Thames Valley District School Board Secondary Schools and London  District Catholic School Board

Amount of Award

$5,000 per year, up to four years.

 

* In order to renew scholarship, students are to provide academic transcripts and information about their part time employment.

** More than one scholarship is available annually

History

Established in 2015 by Sandy Mikalachki and Nicole Spriet.

Criteria

The scholarship will be granted to graduating students displaying:

·         Financial need (mandatory requirement)

·         Ability to overcome adversity

·         Pursuit of excellence

·         Specific post-secondary focus

·         Effort to fund their goals themselves

·         Extra-curricular activity

·         Kindness

Selection Process

All graduating students eligible, though a preference for non-‘victory lap’ students. Donor to interview short listed candidates and make final selections.

Procedure for Applying

Standard TVEF/TVDSB application form and financial information form to be completed. Credit counselling summary and two letters of reference to accompany forms. Forms are available from your school’s Student Services department or available online here.  Financial application here. Each school should submit all candidates to the Thames Valley Education Foundation.

Deadline

See school’s Student Services Department

Special Notes

Preference for one of the recipient’s proposers (person who wrote reference letter on students behalf) to make presentation at Commencement Ceremony.

Revised Date

June 9, 2020