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TBC DANA SCHOLARSHIP INVITES APPLICATIONS

Posted on: March 10, 2016

TBC DANA SCHOLARSHIP INVITES APPLICATIONS

The Toronto Buddhist Church Dana Scholarship Committee invites all qualified, graduating students to apply for a scholarship.

Eligibility:
Students who are first time applicants and who are members or who are children or grandchildren of members of a  temple/church  in  the  Eastern  District  of  the  Jodo  Shinshu  Buddhist  Temples  of  Canada  and  who  will  be attending their first year of post-secondary education at a recognized institution such as a university, college, institute of technology, etc.

All applications must be submitted in writing and accompanied by a Letter of Reference.  The amount of the scholarship is dependent on monies available each year end and is at the discretion of the Committee.

The selection criteria will be as follows:
Academic results  50%
Church activities  30%
School and Community Involvement 10%
Essay (min 300 words)  10%
Total  100%

If  you  wish  to  apply  for  a  scholarship,  please  contact  the  office  at  tbc@tbc.on.ca  or  416-534-4302  and  an application form will be forwarded to you as soon as possible.

** DEADLINE for the scholarship application is Sunday, April 10, 2016 **

All scholarship winners will be honoured at the scholarship presentation and luncheon which will take place on Sunday, June 5, 2016 (at the Monthly Memorial/Shotsuki Service at 11:00 am).

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