Scholarships and Bursaries

Applications for the 2020 Scholarships and Bursaries are now Available

How Many Available:  A total of 5 Scholarships and 2 Bursaries are awarded each year

Value: $1000 each

To Apply: The current year applications can be downloaded below and are also available from CSSD Counselling Departments.

Deadline: The 2020 Scholarship and Bursary Applications must be received in the Local 55 Office by May 4, 2020 at 3 pm.

Announcement and Receipt: Recipients are selected in mid May and announced in Juen.  The Formal presentations are done in September of the following school year.

Download Application Forms Below:

 

1. Alexandra Jurisic Memorial Honor Roll Scholarship

Alexandra .Jurisic Memorial Scholarship Application 2020

Who Can Apply: Any student whose parent is a current or past member of Local 55, and who is attending or has completed their Grade 12 year.

Available:  Up to four awarded each year

Purpose: This Scholarship was created to give recognition to deceased teachers for their significant involvement in the Alberta Teachers’ Association and/or Local 55. The name of the Scholarship honors Local 55’s former deceased President, Alexandra Jurisic who made significant contributions to the ATA.

Usage Requirements: This Scholarship is awarded to offset costs of the recipients’ attendance at any recognized Post Secondary Institution.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Demonstration of Above average Achievement
  2. Involvement in extra-curricular activities
  3. Recommendation from a teacher


Proof of enrollment must be presented (a tuition receipt is preferred). If the student does not register in a recognized Post Secondary institution program by September of that current year, the Scholarship will then revert back to the Association for further allocation.

 

 

2. Alexandra Jurisic Memorial Bursary

Alexandra Jurisic Memorial Bursary Application 2020

Who Can Apply: Any student in financial or circumstantial need whose parent is a current or past member of Local #55, and who is attending or has completed their Grade 12 year.

Available: Up to two bursaries are awarded each year

Purpose: This Scholarship was created to give recognition to deceased teachers for their significant involvement in the Alberta Teachers’ Association and/or Local 55.  The name of the Bursary honors Local 55’s former deceased President, Alexandra Jurisic who made significant contributions to the ATA.

Usage Requirements: This Bursary is awarded to offset tuition costs of the recipients’ attendance at any recognized Post Secondary Institution.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Need (Disability, Finance and Family consideration)
  2. Demonstration of Above Average Achievement
  3. Involvement in extra curricular activities
  4. Recommendation from a teacher


Proof of enrollment must be presented (a tuition receipt is preferred). If the student does not register in a recognized Post Secondary institution program by September of that current year, the Scholarship will then revert back to the Association for further allocation.

 

3. St. Mary’s University Scholarship

St. Mary’s University  Application

Who Can Apply: Any student who is attending or has completed their Grade 12 year in Calgary Catholic School District and will be attending St. Mary‘s University for the following school year.

Available: One St. Mary’s scholarship will be awarded annually

Usage Requirements: To offset the costs of the recipients’ attendance at St. Mary’s University.

Selection Criteria:

  1. Demonstration of Above average Achievement
  2. Involvement in extra-curricular activities
  3. Recommendation from a teacher

Proof of enrollment must be presented (a tuition receipt is preferred). If the student does not register in a recognized St. Mary’s University program by September of that current year, the Scholarship will then revert to the Association for further allocation.