Angad Hundal Memorial Award

Angad Hundal Memorial Award

Angad Hundal Memorial Award is an annual scholarship amounting CAD $5000. It will be given towards the higher education of a Nova Scotia teenager, who fulfills the criteria established for this award. The applicants will be judged by the qualities considered highest of a human like self-discipline, empathy, compassion, patience, tolerance, fairness, helpfulness, open-mindedness, authenticity, consistency, and perseverance and last but not the least the respect. Angad Hundal Society recognizes that these qualities are difficult to define, or measure by tests. Extensive efforts will be made in assessing applications to find the winner. Criteria will be critiqued and improved by making changes as needed.

All high school students within the age group 16-18 years can apply.

A sincere and truthful application is the first step towards winning!

Application dead line: April 30th
Results: August 14th
Disbursement: September 22nd

Requirements of completed Application:

Age: 16-18 years at the time of application
Education: High school. (Grade11 and 12)
Academic Award/Honours: No consideration (you can sure mention if have any!)
Completed application form and questionnaire
Essay: Submit an essay describing candidate’s eligibility for the award. Essay should describe the applicant’s understanding and vision of oneself, one’s immediate circle and family, siblings and close friends. It should describe one’s vision of society, area, town, province, country, the earth, world and complete existence. Cognitive development of a teenager will be considered in assessment. Having said that, there is no word limit and candidate can choose to write on any topic of their liking if they want. Uniqueness and originality will be valued.
References: Provide three letters of support from teachers, coaches or other individuals in position of authority, who personally know you for minimum 2 years. The reference letters should come directly from all three referees, either directly by email or by regular mail in sign/sealed envelops. Reference letters are mandatory and will be accepted until two weeks after the deadline as long as the application is submitted on time.

Candidates may be called in for personal, phone or Skype interview.