Arlene Burris Memorial Scholarship

The Arlene Burris Memorial Scholarship is available to graduate students in the Atlantic Provinces who are Deaf or hard of hearing.

Amount: variable based on applications 

Number Available: unknown

Deadline: May 1st annually 

The DHH (Deaf or Hard of Hearing) Trust Fund, funded by the Interprovincial School Development Association (ISDA), is used for student bursaries, scholarships, and awards; research; and staff professional development. The DHH Trust Fund Committee determines the allocation of funds to qualified applicants. 

Criteria

  • A person studying in any field that will prepare them to work with children who are Deaf or hard of hearing OR A graduate who is Deaf or hard of hearing for post-secondary study
  • A resident of the Atlantic Provinces

How to Apply

Return completed applications to:

Administrative Assistant, DHH Programs

5940 South Street, Halifax, NS B3H 1S6

Fax: 902-424-1369

Email: dhh@apsea.ca

Selection of this scholarship is determined by the ISDA Committee. Successful applicants will be notified as soon as possible. Successful applicants will be notified in writing. Payment will be made once all requirements are met.

Contact Information

Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority (APSEA)

5940 South Street, Halifax, NS B3H 1S6

Tel: 902-424-8500

Fax: 902-423-8700

Email: dhh@apsea.ca

Website: apsea.ca

See Also

Source(s): the APSEA Scholarships and Financial Aid webpage and the DHH Trust Fund Guidelines, Application and Approval Form PDF 

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Last Updated: 2022-08-03