Farm Mutual Foundation
Purpose and Amount of the Scholarship
The principal purpose is to support post secondary education for family members of individuals constituting the Farm Mutual family in Canada, specifically sons and daughters of Staff, Directors of Exclusive Agents of Owning Members of the Farm Mutual Re. In addition, applications may be received from sons and daughters of staff of the following organizations:
-Farm Mutual Re
-Ontario Mutual Insurance Association (OMIA)
-Maritime Association of Mutual Insurance Comapnies (MAMIC)
-United General Insurance Corporation
-Canadian Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (CAMIC)
The scholarship are intended to encourage and promote students to go on to post secondary education, either academic or technical, to improve their life skills in order that they may become better citizens in their respective communities.
The scholarship amount has been set at $1,000. Applicants are eligible to apply annually. A limited number of scholarships are available each year. Qualified applicants will be selected on a random basis. Plagiarism will not be tolerated.
For the 2018 scholarship, please share your thoughts on the following question in a format that best suits your skills and interests (i.e. essay (approximately 750 words), video, presentation, artwork etc.) With society’s ever-increasing acceptance of personal information sharing, privacy is becoming a thing of the past.
What are some of the unintended consequences and risks associated with third parties having access to your personal data?”
- The application must be fully completed and received by the Foundation at Cambridge by September 30th of each calendar year.
- Complete the scholarship essay.
- Successful applicants will be notified by November 30th of the calendar year.
- A copy of your SIN card and proof of enrolment in a full time post secondary educational program (including apprenticeships and co-op programs) must be provided from the Registrars office prior to scholorship funds being released. The school term can be any term that starts in the twelve month period beginning September 1st in the year of the application.
Applications, conditions and instructions are available on the Scholarship Application form .