Paddle Canada/Bill Mason Scholarship Fund

The Bill Mason Memorial Scholarship Fund is a tribute to the late Bill Mason, a Canadian recognized both nationally and internationally as an avid canoeist, environmentalist, filmmaker, photographer, artist and public speaker. The scholarship is intended to incorporate some of the characteristics that made Bill Mason unique and to help ensure that the memory, spirit and ideals that he represented are kept fresh in the minds of Canadians. Applicants must demonstrate experience and competency in any or all of the following: canoeing and kayaking skills, wilderness travel experience, wilderness leadership and guiding, environmental issues, communication skills.

Award Information

Award Amount
$943
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
August 30
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Area of Study
Education, Environmental Science, Natural Sciences, Natural Resources, Recreation, Parks, Leisure Studies, Sports-Related/Exercise Science
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Executive Director
Paddle Canada
Address
PO Box 126 Station Main
City, State, Zip
Kingston, ON , K7L 4V6
Telephone
(888) 252 6292
E-mail
info@paddlingcanada.com
Website
Website

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