Scholarship News

November 27, 2002

ESSAY CONTEST 2003
The Elie Wiesel
PRIZE IN ETHICS

SUGGESTED TOPICS:

Reflect on the most profound, moral dilemma you have ever encountered and analyze what it taught you about ethics.

How can human beings move beyond hate toward reconciliation?

Explore ethical responses to fanaticism, hate and violence.

What ethical issue concerns you most and what concrete proposals would you make to deal with it?

DEADLINE: DECEMBER 2, 2002

· ELIGIBILITY: Full-time undergraduate juniors and seniors during the fall 2002 semester.
Students must complete an Entry Form along with their Faculty Sponsor. Any interested professor may act as a Faculty Sponsor and endorse the quality and authenticity of the student’s essay. In addition, students are asked to include a letter from their registrar verifying eligibility.

FIRST PRIZE: $5000.00
SECOND PRIZE: $2500.00
THIRD PRIZE: $ 1500.00
HONOURABLE MENTIONS: $ 500.00 EACH

Entry forms, detailed guidelines and further information are available online at http://www.eliewieselfoundation.org by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to:

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics
The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity
529 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1802
New York, NY 10017

Telephone: 212.490.7777

Kinsmen and Kinettes Bursary – Hal Rogers Endowment Fund

Value: $1000

Application Deadline: February 1

Description:
· Canadian citizens or permanent residents
· Must be full-time students in the upcoming school year at a recognized post-secondary institution
· Selection is based on demonstrated high ideals and qualities of citizenship
· Recipients must not have previously received a bursary from the Hal Rogers Endowment Fund
· Applicants WILL NOT be eligible for consideration if the application form is mailed directly to the Kinsmen & Kinette Clubs of Canada without receiving prior endorsement from a Kinsmen, Kinette or Kin club

Instructions:
· Application forms must be submitted to a Kinsmen, Kinette, or Kin Club closest to the applicant’s permanent residence
· For further information about application procedures, please contact the administrator listed below or visit www.kinclubs.ca

Contact Information:
Kinsmen and Kinettes Bursary Program
Kinsmen and Kinette Clubs of Canada
1920 Hal Rogers Drive, P.O. Box KIN
Cambridge, Ontario
Canada
N3H 5C6
Phone: 519-653-1920
Phone 2: 1-800-742-5546 ext.215
Fax: 1-800-742-5546
Web Site: www.carville.com/kinclubstest/href1.htm
Email Address: bzak@kinclubs.ca

Michael Luchkovich Scholarships for Career Development

Value: Not specified

Application Deadline: August 1

Description:
· Residents of Alberta
· Present full-time employee pursuing further training
· Minimum full-time work history of 3 years
· Program of study may be up to six months of full-time study or up to one year of part-time study
A semester of study towards an undergraduate degree or diploma program will normally not be considered
Instructions:
· Application deadlines are December 1, April 1 and August 1
· For further information please visit

Contact Information:
Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund
9940-106 Street, 9th Floor, Box 28000, Stn. Main,
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada
T5J 4R4
Web Site: http://www.alberta-learning.ab.ca/scholarships/info.asp

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