Changing lives, one girl at a time!
Grade 9, 10 & 11 - L.E.A.P. Scholarships for Girls
McMaster University is dedicated to inspiring young women to change our world by pursuing the field of engineering and is therefore constantly working to increase female enrollment. We reach out to and engage girls through our Youth Programs and special events such as Go ENG Girl, Go CODE Girl, Girls Conference and Grade 11 Girls :Eng Overnight. Our female faculty, undergraduate and graduate instructors aim to introduce young women to their full potential. Our Instructors' goal is to show you how collaborative and creative engineering can be and that we really can change the world, one girl at a time.
Please Note: Online registration requests will not accept scholarship requests. Please do not register online if you are applying for scholarships ( you must fill out application form seen below)
The deadline to apply is Tuesday, January 31 2017 by 12:00 p.m
First time LEAP Applicants only (this is for girls who have not recieved a LEAP scholarship in the past)
Girls entering grades 9, 10 and 11 in September 2017, who have a keen interest in learning how things work, and how engineering and science affect everyday life.
Term of Scholarship: (Choose 1 session)
Session 1 (July 4- July 14 2017* Holiday Monday on July 3rd)
Session 2 ( July 17- July 28 2017)
Session 3 (July 31- August 11 2017 * Holiday Monday on August 7th)
Value of Scholarship:
Learning Enrichment Advancement Program (L.E.A.P.) is offering a full scholarship
At L.E.A.P., our curriculum encourages the development of critical thinking and problem solving skills through labs, lectures, projects and fun education-based activities. You will be given the opportunity to work in McMaster University labs and tour facilities that few people have seen before. You will learn about exciting career paths available to engineers and your time at L.E.A.P. will give you a much better idea of the importance of engineering in our society.
*Please Note: Only one scholarship per applicant will be awarded.
1. Open the Application Form
2. Print out and complete in ink OR save the form as a PDF and complete electronically.
3. Read carefully and fill out the form entirely.
4. Obtain a copy of your latest grade report.
5. Send your completed application and a copy of your latest report card together as a PDF by email to firstname.lastname@example.org OR send by fax to (905) 546-5492 OR mail : 1280 Mainstreet West, JHE A201D, Hamilton ON L8S 4L7
6. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, January 31 2017 by 12:00pm
Please note: Online registrations will not accept scholarship requests. Please do not register online if you are applying for a scholarship.