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Barry O'Leary Award

This scholarship is tenable at St Francis Xavier University to encourage and enable high school students from Ottawa, Gloucester, Nepean and Kanata, with preference to be given to those who demonstrate financial need.

Value: Basic tuition for the first two years of study. The award can be renewed if the student achieves a minimum average of 70% and is enrolled at StFX as a student in full time study (24 credits in a full academic year). An interview is involved to determine the final selection.

1. Enclose resume to include: Description of extra curricular activities and employment experience.

2. A short essay describing how this award would affect your life.

3. Standard documents indicating evidence of financial need.

4. Additionally, this application must be supported by letters of recommendation from two high school teachers(one must be from the current year) and two additional outside references.

The Barry O'Leary scholarship can be held over and above a StFX Merit or Entrance scholarship.