Scholarships and Awards

External Award: Lila Fahlman Scholarships

May 19, 2017
The Canadian Council of Muslim Women (CCMW) is now accepting applications for the Lila Fahlman Scholarship.
Scholarshps will be awarded to Canadian Muslim women who are enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate degree or certificate programs at a Canadian college or university.
A Muslim woman student who:
  • is a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada. Please stipulate clearly which category you fall into;
  • is enrolled in a full-time graduate or undergraduate diploma or certificate program at a Canadian college or university for the academic year 2017-2018;
  • is committed to completing the full academic year. Should the candidate not complete the year, they must return the funds;
  • is making a recognized positive contribution to society through civic engagement and/or volunteering experience, and
  • preference may be given to those who have supported CCMW through their volunteer work.
Applications are completed online, and must include:
  • A maximum 500 word essay describing the reasons why you would be a worthy recipient of this scholarship, and include  details on your contribution to civic engagement at the community level, other volunteer activities, academic achievements, most important accomplishments and future goals.
  • Budget outline
  • Two letters of reference
  • Transcripts
  • CV
For full application details go here.
Application deadline is June 30, 2017.

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