The Chacko and Lize Simon Scholarship Fund (B.C.)

(Formerly:The Hatfield Society Scholarship Fund)
PURPOSE

    The Chacko and Lize Simon Scholarship Fund (a registered non-profit organization governed by a
    Board of five Directors.) provides an annual scholarship to enable bright students from low income
    families in the Greater Vancouver Area of British Columbia to attend a University, Community College
    or Technical Institution.

AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP

    $500 tp $3000

CRITERIA FOR SELECTION OF A SCHOLARSHIP CANDIDATE

  • Need for financial assistance to continue education
  • High academic achievement

DURATION OF SCHOLARSHIP

    The Scholarship will be for a period of one year

PAYMENT OF SCHOLARSHIP

    The scholarship will be paid directly to the institution with the instruction that, if the student withdraws,
    any refund of scholarship money will be made to the Scholarship Fund and not to the student.

    If the applicant fails to maintain his/her academic standing during any year, the award will be
    discontinued.

DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED

  • Completed Application Form (click here for Application Form)
  • Proof of financial need (copy of parents' last income tax assessment preferred)
  • Letter of recommendation from teacher or councilor with reference to the good character of the
    student
  • Transcript of marks for the three previous years
  • Brief biographical profile of applicant written by the applicant and verified by the teacher (family
    circumstances, interests, academic goals, pastimes, community activity and involvement)
  • Name and address of post secondary institution the student wishes to attend
  • Date of registration when fees are required
  • Student number at post secondary institution (if available)

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    APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED BY MARCH 1 EACH YEAR

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APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED WHETHER OR NOT THEY ARE AWARDED A SCHOLARSHIP BY MAY 1

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For more information, contact

The Chacko and Lize Simon Scholarship Fund
Application Form
Directors
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