HPD Scholarship Fund

The Hospital Professionals Division (HPD) offers 7 scholarships* (one per region) of $750 each annually to students who are entering professions within the HPD.(For more information about the HPD, and a list of professions included, click here.)

(*These are not associated with the Scholarships that were previously offered by OPSEU Local 143)

Who can apply:

The scholarship is open to OPSEU members or their dependents who are enrolled in a publicly-funded, recognized Canadian university or college.  If you are a dependent of an OPSEU member, please submit the member’s name, your relationship him or her, and the number of his or her Local on your application form.

To receive the scholarship, the student must be confirmed as enrolled in a Hospital Professional program

How to apply:

1. Download the Application Form here and fill it out completely.

2. Include the following required submissions with your application form:

  • A personal statement about why you have chosen a hospital profession and what your future goals are

  • An essay of no more than 1,500 words answering both of the following questions:

    What are the major issues facing Hospital Professionals today and how does OPSEU help workers deal with these issues?

    In your opinion what are the strengths of a publicly funded health care system?

The deadline for submissions is September 3, 2014.

Send your application form, essay, and personal statement to:

OPSEU HPD Scholarship Fund
c/o OPSEU Training and Development Unit,
100 Lesmill Road,
Toronto, ON M3B 3P8

Or submit by email to scholarships@opseu.org.

Essays and personal summaries are reviewed and marked by an adjudicator appointed by the Hospital Professionals Division of OPSEU. Essays will not be returned to the applicants.

Successful applicants will be asked to provide confirmation of university or college enrollment before the scholarship will be issued.

All selections are final. Scholarships are one-time only and will not be awarded more than once to the same applicant.

An appointed OPSEU representative will, to the extent possible, follow-up with the award winners and the school they are enrolled in at the time the award is issued to offer congratulations and ensure that the scholarship is recognized as part of the student’s record of achievement.

NUPGE Scholarship Program 2014

 

Four awards of $1,500 given each year to children of the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) members (OPSEU is a member of  NUPGE, therefore any OPSEU Member’s children who are starting post secondary education can apply)

Each year, the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers four scholarships that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for all workers. They are open to the children of the National Union’s 340,000 members who are starting a post-secondary education.

The Tommy Douglas Scholarship for $1,500 is open to all students who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post-secondary education institution full-time in 2014 – 2015 and who are the children, grandchildren or foster children of a NUPGE member.

It will be awarded for the best 750 – 1,000 word essay on: How Tommy Douglas contributed to making Canada a more just and equitable society.

Deadline: June 30, 2014• The Tommy Douglas Scholarship pdfTommy Douglas application form pdf

The Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship for $1,500 is open to all students with disabilities who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post-secondary education institution full-time in 2014 – 2015 and who are the children, grandchildren or foster children of a member of the NUPGE.

It will be awarded for the best 750 – 1,000 word essay on: The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life of people with disabilities.

Deadline: June 30, 2014• The Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship pdfTerry Fox application form pdf

The Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians for $1,500 is open to all Aboriginal Canadian students who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post-secondary education institution full-time in 2014 – 2015 and who are the children, grandchildren or foster children of a NUPGE member.

It will be awarded for the best 750 – 1,000 word essay on: The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life of Aboriginal Canadians.

Deadline: June 30, 2014• The Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians pdfAboriginal Canadians application form pdf

The Scholarship for Visible Minorities for $1,500 is open to all visible minority students who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post-secondary education full-time in 2014 – 2015 and who are the children or foster children of a National Union of Public and General Employees member.

It will be awarded for the best 750 – 1,000 word essay on: The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life of visible minorities.

Deadline: June 30, 2014• The Scholarship for Visible Minorities pdfVisible minorities application form pdf

More information:General information – NUPGE scholarships pdf• For further information please phone (613) 228-9800 /  or e mail scholarship@nupge.ca

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