Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Award

Eligibility and Conditions:

-The awards are open to students applying directly from high school (not more than 18 months after graduation), whom are Canadian citizens or have been granted permanent residence in Canada.

-Students cannot have previously received a Fairfax award.

-Students must have a minimum Admissions Average of 80% to the first year of an undergraduate program as of March 15.

-Awards will be made mostly on the basis of financial need. Outstanding academic achievement, independently documented outstanding achievement, and commitment in community or other extracurricular activities could also be influential.

-Candidates will be screened for both the Fairfax and entrance awards. A student may hold a Fairfax and another Dalhousie Scholarship.

-Recipients of the Fairfax must begin full time studies at Dalhousie in the academic year following the date of notification of their awards.

-The awards are tenable for the duration of an undergraduate program or a maximum of four years (whichever comes first) based on continued financial need and a 3.00 SGPA over 30 credit hours.

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