2024 CTAA Scholarship Application

 

CTAA Scholarships

Objective:

The CTAA Scholarships are funded by the Canadian Technical Asphalt Association to support students preparing for careers as scientists, technologists or engineers in the general area of asphalt paving technology.

Eligibility Requirements:


CTAA Graduate Scholarship
The CTAA Graduate Scholarship will be presented to a student who has been admitted into, or is currently enrolled in, a Canadian university program leading to a post graduate degree which contributes to advances in any facet of asphalt technology. Eligible fields of study include chemistry, chemical engineering, and construction or civil engineering. Other areas of study may be considered provided the applicant clearly notes the relevance of his/her curriculum towards asphalt technology.


CTAA Undergraduate Scholarship
The CTAA Undergraduate Scholarship will be presented to a student who has been admitted into, or is currently enrolled in a Canadian university program leading to an undergraduate degree which contributes to advances in any facet of asphalt technology. Eligible fields of study include chemistry, chemical engineering, and construction or civil engineering. Other areas of study may be considered provided the applicant clearly notes the relevance of his/her curriculum towards asphalt technology.


CTAA Applied Technology Scholarship
The CTAA Applied Technology Scholarship will be presented to a student who has been admitted into, or is currently enrolled in, Canadian technical college or a community college program leading to a diploma which contributes to advances in any facet of asphalt technology. Eligible fields of study include chemistry, chemical engineering, and construction or civil engineering. Other areas of study may be considered provided the applicant clearly notes the relevance of his/her curriculum towards asphalt technology. Applicants with industrial experience in asphalt technology are encouraged to apply.
 

Stipend:
Awards of $2,000 for the CTAA Graduate Scholarship, $2,000 for Undergraduate Scholarship and $2,000 for the CTAA Applied Technology Scholarship will be made directly to the recipient upon selection by CTAA.

 

Application Process

In order to be considered for the annual CTAA Scholarships the following materials must be received by the CTAA office no later than July 1st. Information received after this deadline will not be considered in the scholarship review process.


1. Completed scholarship application electronic form and indicate the applicable scholarship;
2. Attach Applicant's resume;
3. Attache Current academic transcripts;
4. Applicant's statement (500 words or less) as to how he/she will contribute to the Asphalt industry.
5. Two reference letters as noted below:
    a. A letter of reference from the applicant's program advisor.
    b. A reference letter, preferably from a CTAA member, or from an individual knowledgeable in the technical/academic qualifications of the applicant.

The original letters must be sent directly to the CTAA office.

Selection Process:


The schedule shown below will be followed for the award selection process:
1. September 15th - Completed application form and all supporting information received at CTAA office.
2. September 15th to October 15th - Applications reviewed by CTAA Board of Directors.
3. October 30th - Selection of recipients and formal notification by CTAA.

Recipient Requirements:
On being selected for a CTAA Scholarship, the recipient is expected to send a letter of acknowledgement to CTAA Head Office with a brief description of the studies the funds will help support.

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Applicant Information

Please insure all information and all required attachments are included to ensure that your application gets evaluated.

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Applicant's Name*

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Home Address:*

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Telephone Number*

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Date of Birth

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Name of Current College/ University Affiliation*

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Major Area of Study*

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Diploma/Degree Currently Being Pursued*

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Resume (pdf format only, titles may not contain , (comma)):*
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Cumulative GPA (attach transcript files)*

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Name of Academic Advisor*

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Briefly describe your current area of academic emphasis and how it specifically relates to the area of Asphalt Technology*

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In a pdf document, in 500 words or less, explain how you will contribute to the Asphalt Industry. (pdf format only, titles may not contain , (comma)):*
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Reference letter - (pdf format only, titles may not contain , (comma)): (optional):
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Reference letter (pdf format only, titles may not contain ',' (comma)): - CTAA member or from an individual knowledgeable in your technical/academic qualifications:*
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