The Student Trustee Alumni Leadership Award

The Student Trustee Alumni Leadership Award is a $1,000 scholarship awarded to two (2) Student Trustees who demonstrate exemplary leadership, innovation, cooperation, and perseverance. This was established in 2012 by the OSTA-AECO Alumni Network to celebrate the important work done by Student Trustees. Recipients for this award are announced each year at the Student Trustee Alumni Leadership Gala held in conjunction with OSTA-AECO’s Annual General Meeting.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply, Student Trustees must be in their last term as Student Trustee and successfully complete the 2016-2017
term. Scholarship funds will only be disbursed to successful applicants upon completion of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma and enrolment in post-secondary education. For recipients who do not commence post-secondary education upon completion of their term as Student Trustee, scholarship funds will be held for up to two academic years.

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 The Ontario Student Voice Awards

The Ontario Student Voice Awards (OSVA) are given annually to outstanding students across Ontario. OSVA’s are a way for the Ontario Student Trustees to give back to the most exceptional students in our province, those who dedicate their time into passionately representing their community and advocating for the issues most important to them.  They are critical in providing vital feedback that both students and educators need to further enhance Ontario’s education system, as well as rewarding students who are committed to making a difference.

Each award valued at $500: 

  • Student Voice Award
  • Sports Leadership Award
  • Commitment to Justice Award
  • Entrepreneurial Initiative Award
  • Dedication to the Arts Award
  • Cultural Involvement Award

Applications now CLOSED. 

OSTA-AECO and the Ontario Student Voice Awards Committee would like to thank everyone who applied for the Ontario Student Voice Awards Scholarships. Continue to check your email for our confirmation of receipt of your application in the near future.

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