Posted: March 2, 2018
The Sweet Caroline Foundation supports community awareness, education, research, and the availability of life saving treatment in our relentless pursuit to end death and disability caused by anaphylaxis.
2018 Scholarship Guidelines and Regulations
The Sweet Caroline Foundation is offering a scholarship competition open to residents of New Brunswick (regardless of age) who will be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary program for the 2018-2019 academic year.
The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited institution for the 2018-2019 academic year. The winning essay applicants will be required to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment.
The applicant does not need to have food allergies to be eligible to apply, however; must have a strong understanding of food allergies and be involved in raising awareness and educating others.
Selected recipients will demonstrate a strong commitment and creative approach to raising awareness and educating others about life threatening allergies.
A 500 word essay must be included along with the application and should include how the applicant has raised awareness and educated others about allergies and anaphylaxis, whom the applicant has reached through their efforts and how long the applicant has been involved in raising awareness.
Submissions must be computer-generated on white paper with double spacing. They must have at least 1” margins and use a 12 point font.
The applicant’s name, address, location or other identifying information MUST NOT be included in the essay. Identifying information should only appear on the application entry form.
Materials must be postmarked, regular delivery, no later than June 8th, 2018.
Do not contact the judges concerning this competition. Blind judging will be done.
Previous years’ recipients are eligible to apply again with the understanding that they are submitting new initiatives they have begun.
Only submissions that conform to the guidelines will be considered. Submissions must be mailed to Sweet Caroline Foundation, PO Box 4582, Rothesay NB, E2E 5X3. Winners will be notified by the end of June 2017. Winning essays may be posted on the Sweet Caroline Foundation web page. If awarded, proof of enrolment in the 2018-2019 academic year must be provided to receive the scholarship amount.