2000-4-4Scholarship For Dependents Of Deceased Canadian Forces Personnel

Issue Date:
November 25, 2009

Upon request, the college will provide a copy of this policy in an alternate format.

Policy

Lambton College is committed to honour the memory of brave Canadians who have given their life in the service of our Country by participating in Project Hero,establishing a scholarship program to provide financial assistance for the post‐secondary education of dependents of Canadian Forces personnel deceased while serving in an active military mission since 2002.

Scholarship Program

Lambton College will provide financial assistance for tuition fees for a maximum of up to six semesters.

This scholarship program is effective from September 1, 2009.

Eligibility

Prospective recipients must be:

  • a dependent child of a Canadian Forces personnel deceased while serving in an active mission;
  • under the age of 26;
  • registered as a full‐time post‐secondary student at Lambton College in a program of study that is eligible for funding by the Province of Ontario;
  • a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.

Eligibility for the scholarship program of Canadian Forces personnel deceased while serving in an active mission will be determined by Canadian Forces criteria.

Dependent status will be as defined by Canada Revenue Agency.

Scholarship Value

The value of the scholarship is equivalent to the amount of full‐time tuition for the program of study, to a maximum of the value of programs funded through the General Purpose Operating Grant. As per College policy, tuition fees do not include compulsory fees which will be the responsibility of the student.

Scholarship Duration

The scholarship is valid for a period of up to six full‐time semesters.

Other Conditions

The scholarship will be awarded in accordance with then‐current Canada Revenue Agency legislation.

The value of the scholarship will be credited to the student's account before each academic year or semester according to Lambton College policy.

The scholarship will cover programs offered by Lambton College. In the case of programs offered in partnership with other institutions, this scholarship will extend to only those semesters delivered by Lambton College.

If the recipient changes from full‐time to part‐time status, the recipient will be required to reimburse the portion of the scholarship already received for the session in which the change in status occurred.


For questions or concerns regarding policies, please contact:

Jim Elliott
Director, Quality Assurance & Institutional Research
519-542-7751 x 3489
jim.elliott@lambtoncollege.ca

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