IN-COURSE SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS (for Full-time Continuing Students)

 

Faculty of Education - By Application

William Baziuk Sr. and Maurice William Baziuk Education Award
$250 (WBMBI)
Awarded on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education to a student in either the consecutive or concurrent Bachelor of Education Degree program who had at least 75% average in the previous year and who has displayed leadership qualities and community involvement. Financial need may also be considered. Application available on the Office of Student Financial Aid and Awards website.

The Joan Gothard Memorial Award in Education
$650 (JGMAI)
Created through an estate gift of Joan Gothard, MEd '82, long-time educator and Lakehead graduate, who passed away in October 1999. Awarded to a high-ranking student in the Faculty of Education, who displays exemplary classroom skills and who indicates an interest in education and administration. Awarded by the Senate Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries Committee on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education. Application available on the Office of Student Financial Aid and Awards website.

The Mabel Pizzey Welsh Award
$250 (MPWAI)
Established by Bob Welsh to honour the memory of his mother, Mabel Pizzey Welsh. Preference shall be given to a student holding an Early Childhood Education Diploma and entering the final year of the Bachelor of Education Concurrent Program. The student must demonstrate an exceptional ability to work with primary/junior children. Awarded by the Senate Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries Committee on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education. Application available on the Office of Student Financial Aid and Awards website.

Helen Kathleen Prodanyk Memorial Scholarship

$480 (HPMSI)
The Helen Kathleen Prodanyk Memorial Scholarship was established in 1992 by family and friends in her memory. She was the former Coordinator of the Field Experiences Office, Faculty of Education, Lakehead University. This award shall be given to a full-time student entering the final year of the Concurrent Bachelor of Education program or in the Consecutive Bachelor of Education program. The successful candidate will be in the Primary-Junior Division and will have demonstrated an ability to work with children/youth. Financial need may be considered. Awarded by the Senate Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries Committee on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education. Application available on the Office of Student Financial Aid and Awards website.

 

Faculty of Education - No Application

Dr. James T. Angus Teacher Education Scholarship
$630 (JTASI)
Established in honour of Dr. James T. Angus, founding Dean of Education at Lakehead University (1969-79), under whose direction pre-service teacher education, native teacher education, and graduate education programs were developed. Awarded annually to a graduating student in the undergraduate studies in education program on the basis of high academic achievement in academic courses and excellence in practice teaching. Awarded by the Senate Undergraduate Scholarship and Bursaries Committee on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education.

Diane Buhlman Scholarship in Education
$500 (DBESI)
Established in 2001, the scholarship is awarded on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education to a student with high academic achievement and excellence in practice teaching. Preference will be given to a student from Thunder Bay or Northwestern Ontario.

Dr. Marco A. Colina Memorial Scholarship in Education
$460 (DMCLI)
Established in memory of Dr. Colina, a Faculty member from 1966 to 1988 by colleagues, staff and friends. Awarded annually to a student who was registered at Lakehead University in the previous academic year who attained high academic standing. The student must be entering his/her fourth year of the Bachelor of Education Degree Program, majoring in Languages, preferably Spanish.

Allan Macdougall Scholarship
$780 (AMASI)
Created through an estate gift of Marshall Macdougall Dean, in memory of his grandfather, Allan Macdougall, the first Police Magistrate in the city of Fort William. Awarded on the recommendation of faculty to a student in the Faculty of Education with high academic standing who demonstrates exemplary teaching skills.

Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association Award
Established in 1987, the Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association (OECTA), will annually award $500, to a student graduating from a Faculty of Education program, either French or English, either consecutive or concurrent. The student must have demonstrated academic excellence, having completed one or more of the following pre-service courses in preparing to teach in Ontario Catholic Schools: for example, Teaching in Roman Catholic Separate Schools, Foundations in Catholic Education, Religion as a Teachable.

Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation Award
The Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF) will annually award $1,000 to the graduating Teacher Candidate who in the opinion of the Lakehead University Faculty of Education Awards Committee has secured a job with a public secondary school board and best exemplifies leadership, collegiality and academic excellence and has shown the most outstanding qualities of scholarship, teaching ability and character.

Dr. William A. West Memorial Scholarship
$1,000 (WAWSI)
Established in loving memory of Dr. West, long-time educator and founding Principal of Lakehead Teachers' College, which became the Faculty of Education, Lakehead University. Awarded to a graduating student with high academic standing and one who exhibits the potential to become an exemplary teacher. The recipient will have achieved the highest mark in Education 4280 - Curriculum and Instruction in English (Intermediate-Senior). Granted on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education.


See also:

Undergraduate Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries

Entrance Scholarships /Awards

In-Course Scholarships/Awards
- Open to Students in All Faculties
- Open to Students by Faculty and Discipline
- Faculty of Business Administration
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Forestry and the Forest Environment
- Faculty of Professional Schools
- Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies
- Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Bursaries

Awards and Bursaries for Designated Student Groups
Part-time Student Financial Assistance
Transfer and Mature Student Awards
Aboriginal Native Canadian Student Awards
Bursaries for Students with a Disability
International Student Awards and Bursaries


Other Sources of Financial Assistance
Ontario Student Assistance Program

Undergraduate Awards awarded off campus


Graduate Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries

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2007-2008 Calendar version