Greater than 80% average
Applicant must be accepted into a post secondary program
One letter of character from one of the organizations the applicant volunteers with or a community group the applicant attributes to
Scholarship monies must be used for educational purposes
Graduating from Tisdale Middle Secondary School in 2017
1. Community Involvement
70% of the scholarship criteria will be weighted on the applicant's community involvement outside of mandatory school activities.
List any out of school clubs, groups, organizations, committees, etc. that you have volunteered (participated in without pay) over your high school years. Outline your involvement with the organization including length of involvement, your position in the organization and any leadership activities
List any volunteering you have done in your community in the past five years and explain how it has affected you. Use specific examples such as volunteering for ministries at your church, candy striping, helping with the Children's Festival, volunteering at Relay for Life, tutoring, helping out at the Senior's Center, volunteering at sporting events, etc.
List any special recognitions, awards and/or honours you have received from your performance in your out of school activities and/or volunteering.
How many hours do you volunteer per month?
2. Balanced Lifestyle
30% of the scholarship will be weighted on whether the applicant is able to maintain a balanced lifestyle while being involved in their community.
List the extracurricular activities you are involved in at school and outline your involvement with the organization including length of involvement, your position in the organization and any leadership activites you have had. This may include any extra activites you participate in, including SADD, SRC, yearbook, drama, sports, etc.
List any work experiences (a paid job) you have had and briefly explain the skills you have learned. This may include babysitting, working on a farm, working for a bee farmer, working at the Co-op, etc.
List any hobbies or special interests you have. This may include painting, drawing, folk art, hunting, fishing, woodworking, snowmobiling, etc.
Please send application letter including name and contact information, along with most recent transcript, character reference letter and copy of acceptance or conditional acceptance letter to post-secondary institute, to:
Tisdale Kinettes Community Involvement Scholarship
c/o Tisdale Kinettes
Box 1293 Tisdale, SK
with the Subject Line: Community Involvement Scholarship
Deadline for application: May 31, 2017
We will contact the successful recipient by mid - June.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2017 RECIPIENT:
2016- Madison Hewitt
2015- Trisha Wallington
2014- Samantha Boxall
2013- Leanne Allen-Bader
2012- Shelby McPhee
2011- Kaitlyn Mayerle