CORVETTI ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!
CORVETTI ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Corvetti Academic Scholarship Fund is designed to recognize academic achievement and financial need by a newcomer who is under the age of thirty and enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution. Two scholarships, up to a maximum of $3,000 each are available for 2018/19.
The Corvetti Academic Scholarship Award is named in honour of Panfilo Corvetti, the initiator and driving force behind COSTI’s education and employment programs. In naming the scholarship after him, the COSTI Board of Directors celebrates Panfilo Corvetti’s unique contribution to the agency’s mission, celebrating all immigrants and their children who have established themselves in this country and are now part of the fabric and greatness of Canada.
We invite undergraduate and graduate students to participate.
Application materials must be emailed by the application deadline, along with a Letter of Recommendation and Academic Transcript. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
All Application Packages Must Include:
- A completed Scholarship Application Form
- An Official Academic Transcript(s);
- A minimum of one reference letter
- A short essay outlining why the scholarship is significant, along with career/occupational objectives
A selection committee reviews all scholarship applications. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of application submission, including quality and substance of writing, academic record, and financial need.
Additional Mandatory Requirements If Selected
- Attendance at COSTI’s Annual General Meeting
- Submission of a signed Personal Information Release Form
Amount Of Awards
Up to a total of $3,000
Due to the volume of applications received, COSTI will only notify applicants who are selected to receive a scholarship. Winners of the scholarships will be notified by email October 10, 2018. Names of recipients will be posted on the COSTI website in late November 2018.