West Wawanosh Post-Secondary Scholarship Program

West Wawanosh Post-Secondary Scholarship Program

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Post-Secondary students whose parent or guardian holds a West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance policy are invited to complete an application for an opportunity to receive a $1000 bursary.

West Wawanosh Post-Secondary Scholarship Program.

Purposes and Amount of the Scholarship

The principal purpose is to support post secondary education for sons and daughters of West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance Policyholders.

Applications may be received from sons and daughters of:
     – Farm Insurance Policyholders
     – Residential Insurance Policyholders
     – Auto Insurance Policyholders
     – Commercial Insurance Policyholders

The scholarships are intended to encourage and promote students to go on to post secondary education, either academic or technical, to improve their life skills in order that they may become better citizens in their respective communities.

The scholarship amount has been set at $1, 000.  There are 6 scholarships available. Qualified applicants will be selected on a random basis. Plagiarism will not be tolerated.

"Thank you so much! I am honoured. This goes a long way and really helps me out paying for school. I can not thank you guys and West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance enough for this award!

J. Walden, 2020 Scholarship Recipient
Scholarship Topic

For the 2021 scholarship, please share your thoughts on the following question in a format that best suits your skills and interests (i.e. essay (approximately 750 words), video, presentation, artwork etc.)

We are time travelling back to March 2020 and you are in charge of pandemic outbreaks in Ontario.  In hindsight, what are five measures you would put in place, and why, to control the COVID 19 outbreak in Ontario?

Conditions | How to Apply

The completed application (download from button below) and topic assignment must be received by West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance Company by September 30th, 2021.

Successful applicants will be notified by November 30th, 2021.

Proof of enrolment in a full time post secondary educational program (including apprenticeships and co-op programs) must be provided from the Registrars office prior to scholarship funds being released. The school term can be any term that starts in the twelve month period beginning September 1st, 2021.

For More Information

To submit your application, or to learn more about the current year scholarship, please email:

cathie.simpson@wwmic.com 

SUBJECT: 2021 Student Scholarship

Cathie Simpson, B.A., FCIP
President/CEO
West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance Co.

58 Hamilton St
Goderich, ON, N7A 1P9


* NOTE:  Children/dependents of West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance Company employees or  Directors are not eligible for the West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance Scholarship. Applicants’ Parent/Guardian must hold a current West Wawanosh Mutual Insurance policy (farm, auto, residential or commercial) and be in good standing.

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