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The Make It Right® Charity and The Holmes Foundation, offer Make It Right® Awards designed to encourage Canadian college and university students to complete their academic training.


Award Value: $2,000.00

All awards will be given directly to the student to use towards any program related expenses.

 

PLEASE MAKE SURE TO HAVE ALL YOUR REFERENCES AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS BEFORE FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION

 

Application Schedule

  • Fall Term
    • Application Process Opens – Sept 17, 2024
    • Application Closes Oct 4, 2024
    • Awarded Oct 18/24
  • Winter Term
    • Application Process Opens – Jan 21, 2025
    • Application Closes Feb 7, 2025
    • Awarded Feb 21/25

 

Please note: that Make It Right® Awards applications received after the above deadlines will not be considered.

 

Student Eligibility

The applicant must:

  • Be entering or enrolled in a residential construction program at a Canadian college or trade school
  • Provide proof of enrollment is required (i.e., receipt showing deposit or payment of first semester/term)  (scan and upload)
  • Demonstrate a commitment to excellence in residential construction or renovation (e.g. volunteer work, employment, student and/or independent projects, etc.)
  • Demonstrate a high academic standing (“A” average 80%-85% or higher), however other qualities, like passion and commitment to learning will also be considered. Please provide copies of official educational transcripts (scan and upload)
  • Provide Letters of Reference (minimum of 2 letters) from instructors and/or recent employers (scan and upload)

 

Please note: To be eligible for a Make It Right® Award you must pay your deposit and fees in full by the due dates specified in your letter of acceptance.

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Student Eligibility

The applicant must: [ ] Be entering or enrolled in a residential construction or skilled trade program at a Canadian college/university or trade school [ ] Provide proof of enrollment (i.e., receipt showing deposit or payment of semester/term) (scan and upload) [ ] Demonstrate a commitment to excellence in residential construction, skilled trade or renovation (e.g. volunteer work, employment, student and/or independent projects, etc.) [ ] Demonstrate a high academic standing with a minimum A average (80%-85% or higher). Please provide copies of official educational transcripts (scan and upload) [ ] Provide Letters of Reference (minimum of 2 letters) from instructors and/or recent employers (scan and upload) [ ] Respond to the following essay questions:
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      Reference telephone number(s) and email address(s). Also include copies of all Letters of Reference with your application (scan and upload). Minimum of two reference letters.
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                Applicant’s Declaration and Consent

                Applicant’s Declaration and Consent*

                By applying for a Make It Right® Award each applicant:

                • Is giving consent to representatives of Make It Right® Charity to speak to their references;
                • Is agreeing that if they are presented with an award, they will sign a media release allowing the Make It Right® Charity, as well as its subsidiaries and affiliates, to use their name, photo, and the fact they were given an award, in any and all forms of media;
                • Understands they are responsible for providing all required documentation as indicated in the application form, or as directed by the Make it Right® Charity
                • Understands that the collection of personal information provided in the Application Form or accompanying documentation, including social insurance number, is used solely for the purpose of determining their eligibility for being given the award, the Make it Right Charity Award, as outlined by Sections 38 and 39 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If appropriate, this information will be submitted to the Canada Revenue Agency via T4A slips.
                By submitting this Online Application, I acknowledge and agree that I have read, understood and agree to the terms and conditions set out in this OnlineApplication. I, the undersigned, hereby declare that all of the information I have given in this Application Form is true and accurate. If any information is inaccurate, I understand that any award may be reassessed and/or withdrawn.*
                By submitting this Online Application, I acknowledge and agree that I have read, understood and agree to the terms and conditions set out in this OnlineApplication. I, the undersigned, hereby declare that all of the information I have given in this Application Form is true and accurate. If any information is inaccurate, I understand that any award may be reassessed and/or withdrawn.
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