Scholarship Information

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The Dr. Alex Lechin Scholarship Program encourages learning by enabling students to pursue their studies. This scholarship rewards students who show that they are dedicated to succeeding in their field. Two scholarships worth $500 (USD/CAD) each will be awarded to a student in the United States or Canada.

The criteria on this page is essential for your eligibility to the scholarship. Please read the following information carefully to ensure your application to the Dr. Alex Lechin Scholarship Program is successful. Finally, thank you for your application and we wish you all the best in your studies.

Criteria

  1. Available to United States and Canadian citizens.
  2. Student is currently attending, or has been accepted to a post secondary institution for the 2019/2020 academic year.
  3. Provide proof of enrolment to an accredited university or college program. Students are enrolled in one or more of the following studies: science programs (including health sciences, nursing, environmental sciences, etc), mathematics or business studies.
    • Proof can include: letter of enrolment or letter of acceptance of enrolment.
  4. The applicant is in good academic standing.
  5. Scholarships are open to students entering first year and to those currently enrolled in their undergraduate or graduate program.
  6. Participation in the Dr. Alex Lechin Scholarship Program constitutes your consent to use your personal information for marketing and publicity purposes. We will publish a press release upon the selection of a winner and may use your first name, program and post-secondary school name.
  7. Scholarship funds may be paid directly to the post-secondary institution.
  8. Only 1 (one) application is allowed per academic year. We will disregard extra applications by the same person.
  9. Plagiarism is strictly prohibited.
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Essay

In 500 words, please provide your reasoning for selecting your program of study. What unique attributes do you bring to your field?

Lastly, how will you utilize your skills to make a substantial difference in your community or within society?

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This scholarship opportunity is currently closed. We thank all who applied.