New Path Foundation
New Path Youth & Family Services
GLEN NEWBY SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Provides funding support to young adults affected by adversity and challenges in order to help them achieve their learning goals.
The Glen Newby scholarship is made possible through the collaborative efforts of New Path Foundation and New Path Youth & Family Services. The purpose of the scholarship is to support and honour the legacy and commitment of Glen Newby and his work in child and youth mental health. It was through his view of providing options in an encouraging way which has supported both organizations in assisting young people in successfully overcoming adversity.
Applications will open in January 2021. Watch our social media pages for more details.
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- be a young person up to the age of 24 entering in OR continuing in post-secondary education and/or apprenticeship programs
exhibit a strong commitment to pursuing and completing a credential at a post-secondary institution or apprenticeship program
special consideration will be given to youth and young adults in Simcoe County impacted by mental illness
permanent residency in Simcoe County
OSSGD completed or in progress required to apply
participant in activities that promote the greater good of the community
TWO SCHOLARSHIP STREAMS
- $2,500 award
one award available
non renewable, but may apply for stream two in subsequent years
must be graduating or have graduated high school with plans to enter into the first year of a post-secondary institution or an apprenticeship program in the fall of 2021 within Simcoe County
- a $1,250 award
two awards available
continuing studies anywhere in Canada at a post-secondary institution or apprenticeship program in the fall of 2021
No automatic consideration in this stream. Applicants must re-apply each year to be considered.
Applications open on January 25th, 2021.
The closing date for applications is April 30th, 2021.