Scholarship of the Week

Digging Up Scholarship Treasure for AU Students!

Scholarship name:  Working Parent College Scholarship Program

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Deadline:  December 2, 2022

Potential payout:  $1000

Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be full- or part-time students at an accredited Canadian post-secondary educational institution, be residential parents of at least one minor child, have worked an average of at least twelve hours for each of the previous four weeks (at time of application), be legal residents of Canada, and be 18 years of age or older.

What’s required:  A completed online application form, along with a 600-1000 word essay discussing your experience as a parent working your way through school.

Tips:  Check out the previous years’ winning essays for inspiration.

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