Alfred Moses and Tom Williams Memorial Scholarship Application Form

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The Alfred Moses Memorial Scholarship and Tom William Memorial Scholarship are awarded to Northwest Territories (NWT) part-time and full-time post-secondary students enrolled in certificate, diploma, degree program or other approved training program related to housing to assist with costs associated with pursuing their education.

In memory of Alfred Moses, six scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to high school students entering into post-secondary education. And in memory of Tom Williams, six scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to post-secondary students.

In total, there will be 12 scholarships awarded annually, two in each Housing NWT district (Beaufort-Delta, Nahendeh, North Slave, Sahtu, South Slave) including two in Yellowknife.

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Please ensure you include the following documents to be considered for a scholarship:

  • Housing NWT Scholarship Application Form
  • Copy of official or unofficial transcripts from the previous academic year.
  • Proof of Acceptance or Conditional Acceptance (letter of acceptance or conditional acceptance should state the program you are enrolled in, the start date, and the length of the program you will be attending.)
  • Information on the program (this could include a brochure, a web link, or a print-out of a description of the program from the institution’s website.)
  • Proof of NWT Residency (1 piece, must be government issued.)
  • Letter of Intent (your letter of intent should be 1-2 pages and include:
    • your career plan and tentative timetable for completing the program,
    • why you chose to pursue a career in housing,
    • how you expect this program to benefit you and your career goals,
    • why you should be chosen as a recipient of a Housing NWT Scholarship,
    • any experience you have with housing through prior training, employment, activities, etc.