The Paula Liu Family Scholarship


  • Eligibility

    • Grade 12 graduating students from a single parent led family at a Halton District High School pursuing post-secondary education will be eligible to win the award.
  • Criteria for Selection of Winner

    • Have an 80% average or higher in grade 12
    • Be involved in co-curriculars at school OR
    • Be involved in the community; through part-time work, volunteer work or athletics
    • Demonstrate resilience
  • Deadline

    April 27, 2018

  • Application Checklist

    • Scholarship application (attached)
    • Your most recent transcript, mid-term marks from second semester
    • Current resume
    • One reference from a community member, teacher or social worker
    • 1-2 paragraphs written by the student outlining student achievement, postsecondary goals and demonstrated resilience
    • Answer the question without any explanation necessary – My family is single parent led as a result of 1) divorce or marital breakup 2) death of a parent 3) other.

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