The deadline date for submission of 2016-2017 academic year undergraduate and graduate scholarship applications is November 30, 2016.
The Board of the McGannon Foundation will consider applicants who meet the following criteria for the 2016-2017 academic year:
- full time student at university (undergraduate or postgraduate) and college
- majoring or minoring in risk management, insurance or a risk related discipline
- career objective must be in a risk discipline
- priority given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada
- complete application submission
- academic achievement
- community/volunteer involvement
- leadership skills
- work related experience
The McGannon Foundation awards financial resources on the basis of merit and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age or handicap. The Foundation will use its best efforts to maintain the confidentiality of all applications. For any questions or additional information, please contact Joe Restoule at 403-242-7939 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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2016-2017 Scholarship Applications
Please extend my sincere thanks to the William H. McGannon Foundation for Advanced Risk Management, in considering my application and awarding me a scholarship in pursuit of studies for the academic year 2014/15.
I am sincerely honored to have been selected as a recipient of this prestigious award. Thank you for your generosity which has significantly facilitated the completion of my studies in Risk Management at Bow Valley College.
I look forward to successfully completing my program of study this academic year ending April 2015, and embarking on a career of Risk Management. I thank you once again for your generous support.
Michael F. Blackman
I am writing to thank you for awarding the William H. McGannon Foundation Scholarship. I was extremely excited to find out that I had been selected to receive such a generous show of support.
I would just like to reiterate my sincere gratitude for this wonderful vote of confidence from such an exceptional organization.