Scholarships

The UCWLC offers two scholarships in the support of young women in the pursuit of academic excellence and the furthering of Ukrainian culture and community. These are the Mary Dyma Scholarship in honour of the founder and 1st president of the UCWLC, and the Vera Buzcynsky Ukrainian Studies Scholarship in honour of the long time editor of Nasha Doroha magazine.

Learn more about Mary Dyma in THIS ARTICLE.

Click HERE for the Mary Dyma Scholarship application form.
Click HERE for the Vera Buzcynsky Ukrainian studies application form.

MARY DYMA SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

The National Executive of the UCWLC announces the sponsorship of scholarships available through the Mary Dyma Scholarship Fund.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY:

  1. Any lay woman who is a member of the Ukrainian Catholic Church in Canada may apply.
  2. The applicant must be enrolled in courses of religious studies in an accredited program.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. The applicant must provide the most recent transcript of marks.
  2. The applicant must provide proof of enrollment.
  3. Applicant must provide names, addresses and phone numbers of two references(other than family members).
  4. Applicant must complete an application form.

AWARDS:

  1. The value of the Mary Dyma Scholarship shall be $500 per annum.
  2. The scholarship will be awarded at the discretion of an Awards Committee comprised of five members who have been approved by the National Executive of the UCWLC,
  3. The Awards Committee reserves the right to allow an equitable disbursement should two candidates of equal qualifications apply.
  4. The Awards Committee reserves the right to withhold or reject an application as need/ situation arises.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  1. An applicant may apply and receive the scholarship more than once to a maximum of three years.
  2. Unsuccessful applicants may reapply at a later date.
  3. Deadline for application is January 31, 2017
  4. Application forms are available HERE
  5. Application forms may be emailed to:
    Olha Karaim – Chair of the Scholarship Committee  – Email: ucwlcnationalscholarship@gmail.com

Vicky Adams- Chair of Scholarship Committee
444 Rosedale Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3L 1M3
Email: bjadams@mts.net

THE VERA BUZCYNASKY UKRAINIAN STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

The National Executive of the Ukrainian Catholic Women’s League of Canada
(UCWLC) offers scholarships for the study of the Ukrainian Language at a post secondary level through the Vera Buczynska Scholarship fund.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY:

  1. A person from the Ukrainian Catholic community who is enrolled in Ukrainian studies at a post secondary level.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. The applicant must provide the most recent transcript of marks.
  2. The applicant must provide proof of enrollment.
  3. Applicant must provide names, addresses and phone numbers of two references(other than family members).
  4. Applicant must complete an application form.

AWARDS:

  1. The value of the Vera Buczynska Scholarship shall be $500.00.
  2. The scholarship will be awarded at the discretion of an Awards Committee comprised of five members who have been approved by the National Executive of the UCWLC,
  3. The Awards Committee reserves the right to allow an equitable disbursement should two candidates of equal qualifications apply.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  1. An applicant may apply and receive the scholarship more than once to a maximum of three years.
  2. Unsuccessful applicants may reapply at a later date.
  3. Deadline for receipt of complete applications is January 31, 2017
  4. Application forms are available HERE
  5. Application forms may be emailed to:
    Olha Karaim – Chair of the Scholarship Committee  – Email: ucwlcnationalscholarship@gmail.com