Kinette Club of Tisdale

"Serving the Community's Greatest Need" since 1959

Kinette Community Involvement Scholarship - $500

 Requirements

  • 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

Criteria

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

S0E 1T0

     OR

Email:  kinettecluboftisdale@Hotmail.com

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:

EMILY CLEAVELEY 

 

Past recipients:

2016- Madison Hewitt

2015- Trisha Wallington 

2014- Samantha Boxall

2013- Leanne Allen-Bader

2012- Shelby McPhee

2011- Kaitlyn Mayerle