Scholarship

2017 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

RENFREW COUNTY LAW ASSOCIATION

Deadline:  Thursday, November 30, 2017 – 12:00 noon

The Renfrew County Law Association is pleased to offer a scholarship to promote future law school graduates who are interested in returning to the County of Renfrew to pursue their legal practices.  A scholarship in the amount of $1000 may be awarded each year to one or more eligible applicants.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1.  Applicants must be law students enrolled in a common law program.
  2. Applicants must demonstrate a connection to the County of Renfrew and an intention to return to the County of Renfrew to practice law.
  3. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.
  4. Applicants must demonstrate an academic performance of 65% or higher.
  5. Consideration in any given year may include, but is not necessarily or solely dependent upon academic standing, financial need, a record of community service within Renfrew County or a demonstrated commitment to the citizens of Renfrew County.

To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must submit a completed application and the following additional documents:

  • Confirmation of enrollment in a common law program offered by a University in Canada approved by the Law Society of Upper Canada.
  • A cover letter addressing how you meet the eligibility requirements of the scholarship.
  • A resume or curriculum vitae.
  • Most recent academic transcript.

 

Deadline:

Completed applications must be received by the Renfrew County Law Association by 12:00 noon Thursday, November 30, 2017.  Only successful applicants will be notified.

This application must be completed in full. Please print or type.

 

This application must be completed in full. Please print or type.

 

Last Name: _________________________________________

Given Name(s):_______________________________________

 

Mailing Address:_____________________________________________________

City: ________________________

Province: _______________________                         Postal Code_________________

Date of Birth: _________________________________

Home Telephone: ______________________________

Email Address: ________________________________

Student ID: ___________________________________

 

Signature: __________________________________

Date: ______________________________________

 

Please return application to:

Renfrew County Law Association

297 Pembroke St. East
Suite 1211
Pembroke, ON K8A 3K2

T: (613) 732-4880
F: (613) 732-2262
Email: rcla@bellnet.ca