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Summer 2017- Applications closed May 19- Award recipients will be notified by approx. July Fall 2017- Applications open July 4- Applications close September 18- Award recipients will be notified by approx. November
Individual applications for specific awards are not required - complete one online application (see Step 1 below) to be in the running for most scholarships, bursaries and awards, and then complete additional documents (see Step 2 below) to be in the running for all scholarships, bursaries, and awards.
You apply for scholarships, bursaries, and awards by logging into your student account and filling out the Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards application. This application is used to shortlist eligible applicants and match them to available awards.
Individual applications for specific awards are not required.
There are awards available to support students who demonstrate leadership qualities, volunteerism and engagement in their community and on campus, commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship, and commitment to gender and women's issues.
To be considered for these types of awards, you need to submit one or more of the following additional documents to supplement your online application.
Once applications close:
This process will take 6-8 weeks. Disbursement of approved award funds will occur in approximately the third month of the term. Due to the volume of award applications, only successful applicants are notified in writing of their application status. You are able to self-check the status of your application in your Student Information Web Service (myCap) under Financial Aid and Awards -> Apply for Scholarships, Bursaries, Awards.
Capilano University appreciates the generosity of donors who make Capilano University a priority in their philanthropy. Award donors give generously because they believe in the importance of education and want to help students pursue their dreams. Thank You Matters is a resource available to assist award recipients in writing their letter of thank you. You should submit your letter of thank you within three weeks of receiving your award notification.
All submitted award applications are subject to audit and verification. Financial Aid and Awards conducts audits on a minimum of 5% of application each term, and applicants may be required to submit additional supporting documentation as part of the audit process. Awards will be revoked for students who misrepresent themselves on applications.If your application is selected for audit, you will receive a letter notifying you of the information and documentation you will be required to submit.
How to Apply for Awards workshops are offered at the beginning of each term. These workshops are available to assist you with the award application process and help you submit your application before the deadline each term. Check Events regularly for the up-to-date workshop schedule.
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