Bursaries and Scholarships
BISHOP O’BYRNE SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship was established to commemorate the celebration of Bishop Paul O’Byrne’s 25th Jubilee as Bishop of Calgary. It has been set up to help the members of the C.W.L. further their knowledge of the Catholic faith which in turn will enhance their ability to participate in and be of tangible benefit to the League.
The application form is here and the application deadline is May 31 each year.
NATIONAL BURSARY FUND
CWL National has a bursary fund that is used to provide financial assistance to members needing it to pursue studies, courses, seminars, workshops and diploma/degree programs in areas of:
- Spiritual growth
- Adult faith formation
- Youth ministry
- Ministry to patients in palliative care
- Ministry to shut-ins
- Parliamentary procedure
- Literacy tutoring
The application deadline is May 31 and the application form can be found at: https://www.cwl.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/National-Bursary-Application-Form-March-2017.pdf
The Catholic Women’s Leadership Foundation
The Catholic Women’s Leadership Foundation was established with the assistance of the Catholic Women's League of Canada. It is is funding a Leadership Program, beginning May 2018, open to all Canadian Catholic women from all walks of life who have a genuine interest in making a difference in their communities and places of work.
For more information, check their website at http://cwlfcanada.ca.