Scholarships Merit-based
Athabasca University

Harold Cardinal Essay Prize

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Any
Disciplines
3000 CAD
Grant
Canada
Location
Not specified
Application deadline

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Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

$3000 - $500

Scholarship coverage

  • other
  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The Harold Cardinal Essay Prize is awarded annually in recognition of outstanding achievement by Athabasca University (AU) undergraduate students for written work on the preservation of Aboriginal and treaty rights.

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Benefits

The scholarship is worth the following amount: 1st: $3000, 2nd: $1500, 3rd: $500.

Eligibility

  • The essay must be an original work that is properly documented and formatted. 
  • Original essays formally submitted for coursework from any AU undergraduate program are considered eligible for submission. 
  • Applicants must be of Aboriginal descent and must also be able to demonstrate commitment to Aboriginal rights, a history of advocacy for Aboriginal people, and contribution to community, law, politics, or government as they pertain to Aboriginal people.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Canada

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

Not specified
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