Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Fund2018-07-25T08:32:43+00:00

ANTIGONISH FARMERS’ MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY is providing another benefit to its policyholders. In order to help students offset the high cost of post secondary education, eight (8) $1,250. scholarships are awarded on an annual basis. Please read the eligibility requirements herein and if you qualify, simply complete and return the application form. You may become one of the successful applicants.

General Requirements of Eligibility

Antigonish Farmers’ Mutual Insurance Company is providing eight (8) Scholarships of $1,250. each.

To Be Eligible:

a) The applicant must be a resident of ANTIGONISH, GUYSBOROUGH, PICTOU, INVERNESS, VICTORIA, RICHMOND, CAPE BRETON, COLCHESTER, CUMBERLAND, HANTS, OR HALIFAX County.
b) The applicant or his/her parents (guardians) must be a current policyholder of our Company.
c) The applicant cannot be a son or daughter of any director, agent, or staff member of our Company.
d) The applicant must show proof of acceptance or enrolment as a first time, full time student at a post secondary institute (college or university).
e) The applicant must provide a transcript of marks showing academic standing.
f) The applicant must complete an application form provided by our Company.
g) The applicant must provide a letter of reference.
h) The applicant must return the application form postmarked no later than April 20th to the office of:

Antigonish Farmers’ Mutual Insurance Company
Scholarship Selection Committee
188 Main Street
Antigonish, N.S.
B2G 2B9

i) Successful applicants must provide a color photo of themselves to the Company for publication.
j) The applicant must not have received any prior scholarship award from our Company (Individuals can only receive one (1) scholarship from our Company).
k) An incomplete or late application will not be considered.

 

Selection Process

There will be eight (8) scholarship awards each year from applications received. The applicant must have fully completed an application form, included requested documents, and submitted it to the Company Head Office by the required time and date specified above. Our Company will notify the successful applicants by June 1st.

Before issuing scholarship cheques by November 10th of the same year, the Company will require applicants to provide proof of registration, for example a copy of the paid tuition or a Proof of Enrolment letter from the school or institution to be submitted to the Head Office at the above address.