December Deadlines

Dalton Camp Award ($10,000)

The Dalton Camp Award will go to the winner or winners of an essay competition on the link between democracy and the media in Canada.

In 2016, there will be one Award, open to all eligible entrants, consisting of a prize of $10,000, as well as a bronze cast medal by the late Canadian sculptress Dora de Pédèry-Hunt.

In addition, a second Award consisting of a prize of $2,500 may be awarded, at the Selection Committee’s discretion, to the best essay by an entrant who is or was during the calendar year of the Award a student at a recognized post-secondary institution.

For more information, see the following link: http://www.friends.ca/DCA/

Deadline:  December 1st

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Giva Student Scholarship

Giva will award $1000 scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students who write thoughtful essays in answering the following questions:

  • How will you use your talents and education to make the world a better place for future generations? What are your career and personal goals and why?

The essay needs to be between 600-1000 words, and must be received by Giva no later than June 1st or December 1st of each year. A current resume must also be included with the essay.

For more information, see the following link: http://www.givainc.com/scholarships/student-scholarship-worldwide-community-ambassador-award.cfm

Deadline:  December 1st

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Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award

To be eligible for the Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award a student must:

1) Be between the ages of 16 and 22 on December 30th, 2015

2) A student must also possess a GPA of 2.5 or higher in his/her last academic year.

3) A student must have contributed at least 50 hours of volunteer (non-paid) service within his/her community over the last 12 months. Please ensure that you have completed this amount of hours and that a person within the organization(s) is willing to confirm that you have volunteered this amount of time. (Note that we will only contact the organization(s) in the event that you are chosen as the scholarship award winner.)

4) A student must submit their application prior to the deadline of December 30th, 2015. No late application will be accepted.

For more information, see the following link: http://www.studentscholarships.org/college.php

Deadline:  December 30th

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