The Encompass Credit Union Board of Directors annually appoints a scholarship selection committee to review applications. The committee ranks all applications in three categories, for a maximum aggregate point score of 100.
HIGH SCHOOL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Sports - Maximum of 14 points - (participation in school & community sports)
School Involvement - Maximum of 14 points - (school government, clubs and activities)
Volunteer Community work - Maximum 16 points - (charities, band, non-school orgs)
Self-development - Maximum 16 points - (4-H, Girl Guides/Scouts, music, painting, employment, etc.)
INVOLVEMENT POINT SCORE (max 60)
English 30, Social 30 or 33, Math or Science, two 5-credit 30-level course
These grades will be part of the academic achievement that will be taken from your transcripts: English/Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2 blended course mark, Social Studies 30 or 33 blended course mark, Highest Math or Science mark, blended if departmental exam written and any 2 highest courses from any 5-credit, 30-level course excluding 35-level courses and CTS courses.
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT POINT SCORE (max 35)
THOROUGHNESS OF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Sufficient detail provided, legible, overall appearance and completeness.
PRESENTATION POINT SCORE (max 5)
AGGREGATE POINT SCORE (max 100)
Encompass Credit Union is proud to offer this scholarship to our Members who are currently accepted to a post-secondary institution! We recognize the importance of education and the role it plays in personal and professional fulfillment. That's why we want to help these students to attain their educational goals and reach their full potential.
We are always looking for students who have shown a passion for bettering their local communities!
You must be a member of Encompass Credit Union to apply for this scholarship. Not a member? Click here to become a member through our quick, secure and easy online account opening system. Our Student Advantage account is a no-fee account for students with unlimited e-transfers!
We're a full service credit union, offering all the product and services you'd expect from a bank, but better. Encompass Credit Union cares about our communities, this year alone, contributing over $200,000 back into our local communities we serve in Alberta.
Applications will be accepted until the deadline of January 9, 2020. Scholarships will be announced publicly on February 13, 2020 at Encompass Credit Union's annual general meeting. You do not have to be in attendance to receive the scholarship.
Encompass Credit Union is a leading, progressive financial institution, proudly serving community residents, small businesses, commercial entities and public institutions.
We provide an exceptional level of member-driven financial and wealth management services to foster the financial health of our members using co-operative principles.
That means we have a purpose beyond profit, thinking differently about how we conduct our business and making decisions that have a positive impact on our customer-Owners, our communities and our staff.
Our values are:
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