The Bill Mason Memorial Scholarship Fund is a tribute to the late Bill Mason, a Canadian recognized both nationally and internationally as an avid canoeist, environmentalist, filmmaker, photographer, artist and public speaker. The scholarship is intended to incorporate some of the characteristics that made Bill Mason unique and to help ensure that the memory, spirit and ideals that he represented are kept fresh in the minds of Canadians. Applicants must demonstrate experience and competency in any or all of the following: canoeing and kayaking skills, wilderness travel experience, wilderness leadership and guiding, environmental issues, communication skills.
- Must be an undergraduate student
- Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
- Must study full-time
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Must not be attending high school currently
- Restricted to residents of Yukon, Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, or Saskatchewan
- Restricted to students studying in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, or Yukon
- Restricted to students studying Environmental Science, Natural Sciences, Natural Resources, Education, Recreation, Parks, Leisure Studies, or Sports-Related/Exercise Science
- Restricted to : Canadian Applicants
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