Scholarship & Awards
Students who achieve an average of 80% or higher in their courses for the term will have:
● have their names included in the newsletter
● will be acknowledged in the respective school assembly.
An academic awards evening which acknowledges the previous school year’s academic excellence is held in the fall.
Some of you will want to assist your post-secondary funding through scholarships. Start doing your own research for scholarships, but also watch for information posted around the school or check with Mrs. Lidkea.
The Alexander Rutherford is one of the most applied for scholarships. The deadline is May 1 for
students starting post-secondary school in September.
Requirements for Rutherford eligibility:
There are now two categories of payment from this scholarship.
Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
75.0% – 79.9% $300 $500 $700
80% or higher $400 $800 $1300
Your average is calculated by using:
-your English mark
-two best marks from the sciences, maths, social or French at grade level
-two best marks from any other 3 or 5 credit courses at grade level in grade 10 and 11 or two best marks from any other 5 credit courses at the grade 12 level in grade 12.
Please visit ALIS Scholarships website for more information.