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.


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