Keith Cooper Scholarship

2022 Applications are available now.

Applications are due on Sunday, June 19, 2022 at 11:59 PM.

This fund acknowledges the late Keith Cooper, former Educator and Chief Executive Officer of Winnipeg Child and Family Services, and his commitment to youth in care accessing post-secondary education. The scholarship committee awards scholarships of $1,000 based on financial need, academic achievement, and demonstrated career focus & support system. 


ELIGIBILITY: 

  • Currently or previously in the care of a Manitoba Child and Family Services agency for at least 1 year

  • Applied to or currently enrolled in your first certificate, diploma, or degree program at a recognized post-secondary institution for the 2022-2023 school year

  • Be able to meet the institution’s entry or renewal requirements

    • ​Previous Keith Cooper Scholarship recipients are welcome to re-apply

HOW TO APPLY:
 

  • Complete the Keith Cooper Scholarship application form

  • Include a copy of your most current high school (and if applicable) post-secondary transcripts 

  • Include one reference letter 

  • Include post-secondary Letter of Acceptance (if applicable, or proof of application/enrolment) 

  • Email your application package to: solea@yesmb.ca

For questions and assistance with applications, contact:

 

Samantha Olea | Post Secondary Education Advisor

phone: 204-987-8661 ext. 672

email: solea@yesmb.ca