SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES! Deadline: December 16th

Scholarships for Canadian Students!

Deadline: December 16th, 2012

<BREAKING>  Re-tweet and share this one with your networks!!  Lime Connect and BMO are pleased to offer two outstanding scholarship opportunities for students with disabilities studying at universities in Canada. Funds are provided in support of future studies, and details include:

BMO Capital Markets Lime Connect Equity Through Education Scholarship (C$5,000/US$10,000)

Eligibility:  A current undergraduate or graduate student at a four-year university in the United States or Canada (graduate program itself, i.e., business school, may be shorter in length)

Continuing studies as a full-time student in fall 2013 (with a minimum 40% course load)

Pursuing a degree in business/commerce, engineering, math, physics, statistics or a related discipline

Interested in a career in Financial Services with a focus on Capital Markets preferred

A person with any (visible or invisible) disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term or recurring, issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider to be a daily function); this definition also includes the perception among others that a disability exists. We know that 90% of disabilities on campus are invisible, and candidates with all disabilities are encouraged to apply

BMO Financial Group Lime Connect Scholarship and Internship Program   (C$2500 and a paid internship position as a Financial Services Manager for May – August 2013 at one of BMO’s branches across Canada)

Eligibility includes:

  • A current undergraduate or graduate student enrolled at a four-year university or recognized college in Canada (graduate program itself, i.e., business school, may be shorter in length)
  • Continuing studies as a full time student in fall 2013 with a minimum 40% course load
  • Interested in pursuing a career as a Financial Services Manager at one of BMO’s branches across Canada and available to work summer 2013 in an internship position
  • Canadian resident eligible to legally work in Canada
  • A student with any visible or invisible disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term, or recurring, issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider to be a daily function); this definition also includes the perception among others that a disability exists. We know that 90% of disabilities on campus are invisible, and candidates with all disabilities are encouraged to apply

Scholarships are awarded based on merit, not on financial need; and while candidates must acknowledge that they are a person with a disability, disclosure of specific details are not required. Previous scholars and previous applicants for both opportunities are encouraged to apply in 2012 if they remain eligible.

The deadline for application submissions is midnight PST on Sunday, December 16 (3am Dec. 17th, EST).

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