Scholarship

The West Meadowlark Community League offers two-$500 scholarships in the name of The Raymond Courchesne Memorial Scholarship on the basis of the following criteria:

1. The recipient or his/her immediate family must be a WMCL member and resident prior to December 31st of the current school year.

2. The recipient must be a Grade 12 student graduating during the current year of the application.

3. The recipient must use the award to further his/her formal education at any post secondary institution.

4. The applicant must have:

  • An average of 75% in 5 (30-level) grade 12, 5-credit courses (2-3 credit courses may be combined for 1-5 credit course).
  • Three of these courses must be covered by Departmental Examinations, two may be Non-Departmental.
  • Marks in work experience and special projects will not be calculated in the averages.

5. The applicant must submit an official transcript of his/her marks, along with a brief explanation of his/her educational intentions no later than August 31st to the chairperson of the Scholarship Committee.

6. The applicant must show commitment to the ideals of the WMCL, either by him/herself or by his/her immediate family.

7. The scholarships will be awarded at the September or October executive meetings of the WMCL upon verification of registration of applicants at a post secondary institution.

8. The committee will select the award-winning students on the basis of the highest total marks obtained from the official transcripts.

9. The majority decision of the committee is final.

Email your questions or applications to westmeadowlark@gmail.com.

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