FAQ Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship | Dominican University College

Frequently Asked Questions

 

1. What is the deadline to apply for the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship”?
    
    August 17, 2020 is the deadline to apply for the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship”.
 
 
2. Do I have to fill out the application form and supplementary documents to be considered for the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and
    Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship" at Dominican University College?
 

    The application and supplementary documents for the are required; you must apply to be considered.
    The Registrar’s Office will need to receive the admissions application form and application for the merit-based scholarship by the deadline.

 

3.  Can I apply for more than one scholarship at Dominican University College?
 

     Yes, you can apply for all scholarships that are being offered at Dominican University College.

 

4.   If I receive the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship”, can I also be eligible for additional
      funding/scholarships offered at DUC?

 

      Yes, you may apply for a research assistantship, which involves no more than 10 hours of work per week.

 

5.   Are international students eligible to receive the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship” for
      incoming graduate students?
 

     Unfortunately, these merit-based scholarships are offered only to incoming Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

 

6.   Are transfer students eligible to receive this merit-based scholarship?
 
     Yes, transfer students are eligible to apply and will be considered for these merit-based scholarships.
 
 
7.   What are the criteria for the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship”?
 
     The “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship” is awarded to students who have demonstrated a high standard of
     achievement in the field of philosophy/classical studies and who have the interest to write their thesis on an aspect of Thomas Aquinas’ philosophy.


 
8.   When will I be notified if I have been selected to receive this merit-based scholarship?
 

      Recipients will be notified by September 1, 2020.

 

9.   What other kinds of financial assistance does Dominican University College offer besides the “Lawrence Dewan Chair in Philosophy and
      Saint Thomas Aquinas scholarship” ?

      Dominican University College offers a variety of scholarships for incoming graduate students. To learn more, please, access the following link:
      http://www.dominicanu.ca/current-students/resources/scholarships

 

10.  Can I receive outside funding/scholarships and how this will affect my financial aid package from Dominican University College?
 

      DUC students who receive funding from external agencies will be eligible for DUC internal scholarships.