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Ontario eSchool Athlete Scholarship Program 2019

Hong Kong Athletes Career & Education Programme (HKACEP) and Ontario eSchool (OeS) will join hands to launch a new scholarship program for serving and retired athletes to obtain a recognised secondary school qualification in order to facilitate their tertiary education development in the future.



Organisers

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Ontario eSchool and Ontario Secondary School Diploma(OSSD) 

Ontario eSchool (BSID#882694) is a full Canadian online high school registered in Ontario, Canada and has the authority to grant credits towards the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Athletes can attend the Ontario eSchool courses without time and venue constraints. Upon completion of the Ontario education curriculum, athletes are awarded with OSSD and recognized as high school graduates in the Canadian province of Ontario. They can apply for admission to local, Canadian and Worldwide universities with OSSD.



Sponsorship 

  • Quota: 6-8 athletes
  • Ontario eSchool shall offer minimum 6 Ontario Grade 12 High School Courses to each Awardee (Maximum number of sponsored courses will be subject to the number of credits successfully transferred and the final decision of Ontario eSchool)



Entry Requirements

Applicants who wish to join this scholarship program must meet the following requirements:
  1. Achieved outstanding sports results in local or international competitions (at least won one medal from the HKSSF inter-school competition or local youth open competition organised by NSA in the past three years) and nominated by respective NSA;
  2. Should have a basic command of English proficiency which allows them to communicate and study in English; and
  3. Should have completed or about to complete Form 5 or equivalent

     

General Information

  1. Briefing Session
    Details of the Ontario eSchool Athlete Scholarship Program will be announced at the Briefing Session to be held at 2:30-3:30pm on 11 June 2019 (Tuesday) at the Lecture Theatre, Olympic House, 1 Stadium Path, So Kon Po, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Interested athletes and parents can sign up for the briefing session.
  1. Online Orientation Class
    Interested athletes can sign up for one online orientation class.
  1. Application Procedure
    Interested athletes should complete the athlete application form with all supporting documents and submit to their respective NSA for verification and nomination.
  1. Nomination by NSA
    1. Athlete application forms will be vetted and consolidated by NSA.
    2. Each NSA will have a maximum of 2 quotas for nominating members to apply for the scholarship program.
    3. NSA nomination form , athlete application form and supporting documents must be submitted to HKACEP Office by: 
      (1) fax at 2890-9599; (2) e-mail to [email protected] ; or (3) mail to Room 1004, Olympic House, 1 Stadium Path, So Kon Po, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong on or before 2 July 2019. Incomplete nomination forms or late submission will not be considered.
       
  2. Awardee Selection
    1. Awardees will be selected according to their sports achievements, commitment to the scholarship and suitability to participate in the program.
    2. Nominees may be required to attend an interview by the Organiser.
    3. The Organiser reserves all rights to interpret/amend the rules and regulations, as well as to maintain the final decision on the results.
       
  3. Sponsorship Award Ceremony
    1. Results of the awards will be announced at the Sponsorship Award Ceremony to be held in August 2019 (tentative).
    2. Ceremony details will be announced in due course.

       

Enquiry

For application and selection enquiries, please contact HKACEP at 2504 8188. 
For scholarship and course enquiries, please contact Ontario eSchool at 2393 8377.
 

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