Application Form

The Canadian Women’s Heart Health Alliance and the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation are offering up to $5,000 worth of scholarships to recognize the commitment and passion of youth in Canada to enhance awareness and stimulate new interest in the field of women’s cardiovascular health within their community and network.
 
These scholarships are available to youth between the grades 11-12.  Preference will be given to one (1) Canadian Women’s Heart Health Alliance Youth Advocate Scholarship (grades 11-12) within each province and territory across Canada and encourage people of diverse backgrounds to apply. Each winner will be awarded $500. A total of 10 scholarships are available to offer youth an opportunity to further their educational goals. 
 
Applicants wishing to obtain scholarship funding for the 2023 Wear Red Canada Campaign should complete and submit the online application form below by January 13, 2023.
 
Scholarship recipients will be announced at the Wear Red Canada national address on February 13, 2023.
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Personal Information

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* 1. First Name

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* 2. Last Name

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* 3. Email

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* 4. City

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* 6. Mailing Address

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* 7. Phone

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* 8. Are you on social media? If yes, please let us know which platforms and your handle:

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* 9. What is your preferred language?

Academic Information

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* 10. Please select which category you would best fall in

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* 11. Name of High School

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* 12. Intended Career

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* 13. Proposed Major

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* 14. UPLOAD: Cover Letter

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* 15. UPLOAD: Current resume/CV

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* 16. UPLOAD: Support Letter

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* 17. Complete this sentence, "Her heart matters to me because..."

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* 18. Share a Photo

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* 19. How did you hear about the Canadian Women's Heart Health Youth Advocate Scholarship?

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* 20. If I am awarded a scholarship, I agree to allow my information and photo to be used on the WearRedCanada.ca website to help raise awareness about women's heart and vascular health.

Verification

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* 21. I hereby certify that the statements recorded on this application are accurate and true, I meet all the requirements listed on this application. I understand that if any statements made on this application are found to be untrue, I may be disqualified from receiving a scholarship. If I do receive a CWHHA scholarship, I understand my name and photograph may be shared on the Wear Red Canada newsletter, CWHHA social media accounts and Wear Red Canada and CWHHA websites.

You will receive confirmation within 72 hours from the time of your submission. If you do not receive an email confirmation, please reach out to us at cwhhc@ottawaheart.ca.

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