Scholarships and Awards

External Award: Lila Fahlman Scholarships

May 19, 2017
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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.
 
Eligibility
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.
Application
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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