Student Scholarship Program

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shutterstock_87226717Kevin Waterman Student Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIP OBJECTIVE:

The objective of the Recreation NL student scholarship program is to ensure future quality leadership through the provision of financial support to emerging leaders enrolled in recreation related studies through Newfoundland and Labrador.

NOMINATION PROCESS:

Any Newfoundland and Labrador post-secondary educational institution with a current Recreation NL membership is eligible to nominate two (2) students per year for each related academic program offered.

SELECTION PROCESS:

Nominations received from post-secondary educational institutions will be evaluated and ranked by a Recreation NL Selection Committee.  Recreation NL will inform the nominating institution and the student of the selection outcomes.  Decisions are at the discretion of Recreation NL.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

A letter from an instructor outlining the student’s contribution to the field of recreation.  This letter should include academic and work experiences of past/current participation in various recreation programs, activities, and issues; demonstrated academic and community leadership.

NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS:

Up to two (2) $500.00 scholarships awarded annually.

VALUE OF SCHOLARSHIPS:

Each scholarship will consist of :

  • 500.00 grant
  • Complimentary registration to Recreation NL Conference
  • Complimentary 1 year Recreation NL membership after graduation

AWARDING OF SCHOLARSHIPS:

Student scholarships will be awarded at Recreation NL’s Annual Awards Banquet.

Kevin Waterman Student Scholarship