Muskoka Lakes Association Bursary

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Muskoka Lakes Association

The Muskoka Lakes Association (MLA) is pleased to be offering a bursary for the 2021 / 2022 academic year. Students from each of the following schools will be eligible to apply. Bracebridge and Muskoka Lakes Secondary School, Saint Dominic Catholic Secondary School, Gravenhurst High School, Huntsville High School and Parry Sound Intermediate and High School.

The Bursary will be in the amount of $5,000 and will be awarded to a student from one of the above schools who demonstrates financial need to continue to their post-secondary education. All applications will be reviewed and evaluated by the MLA Bursary Committee. Any information provided on your application form is kept confidential to the Committee members and will not be shared outside of Committee discussions.

Applicant interviews will be scheduled on Saturday May 29th, 2021 so that the Committee members can meet each applicant virtually before making final decisions.

Students at these schools are expected to be living within the membership catchment area of the Muskoka Lakes Association. The Muskoka Lakes Association’s (MLA) mission is to promote the responsible use, enjoyment and conservation of the unique Muskoka environment.

Our efforts are concentrated in four areas: We protect and promote water quality We advocate for responsible government and fair taxation We promote responsible land use We lead on important Muskoka issues year round

Eligible Students: To be eligible, a student must live in Muskoka – Parry Sound District and have attended one of the above schools for most of their secondary education.
Please print legibly when completing the following application form. Attach any additional information on separate pages and return the completed Application via email to the MLA General Manager (E-mail: [email protected]) before Friday April 16th, 2021.
Make sure that all questions have been answered, all requested background information is given, your essay is included and that a copy of your official school transcript has been attached. If you have signed letters from your Personal References, please include them with this Application or indicate that your Reference will submit their letter directly to the MLA Office.
Note: All separate references must be received by the MLA Office on or before April 23, 2021


If you would like a PDF copy of the application sent to you directly contact Ms.Myers in Guidance: [email protected]