Did you know that this year the Alberta Sign Association is awarding
FIVE $1000 scholarships!
Scholarship Criteria for The ASA Scholarship Fund
Purpose: The Alberta Sign Association Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to students enrolled in post-secondary education.
Applicant Requirements: The students eligible for assistance must meet the following criteria:
- Enrolled in a post-secondary school
- Immediate relative to an employee of a sign shop in Alberta that is a member in good standing of the Alberta Sign Association
- Working for a sign shop in Alberta that is a member in good standing of the Alberta Sign Association
- Applicants must submit a 500 word essay on how they are affiliated with the ASA, why they want the scholarship and how the scholarship will be used.
- Applicants can be enrolled in any field of post-secondary education.
Selection Criteria: The Board of Directors will select from qualified applicants at their sole discretion based on, but not limited to, the following criteria:
- The financial need of the applicant
- Preference will be given to applicants that have not received a scholarship from the ASA before
- Preference will be given to those taking courses that are related to the sign industry
Guidelines: Scholarships will be awarded on an annual basis and will be paid out by May 30th of each year. The students that have been selected to receive a scholarship must submit their first term marks. Students must maintain a passing grade in all their courses.
Amount: There are five scholarships available per year and each scholarship awarded will be for the amount of $1,000.00.
Deadline: The application deadline is January 31, 2017 of the current school year. The deadline is the date after which applications will no longer be accepted. The Alberta Sign Association Board of Directors uses the postmarked date to determine mailed entries.
Please submit applications by January 31, 2017 to:
ATTN: ASA Scholarship Fund
Sherwood Park, Alberta T8H 2T3