National Scholarship Team Member

Member Volunteer Opportunity

Join an innovative and dynamic team engaged in empowering girls and women by providing them with opportunities that support their educational goals!

As a member of the National Scholarship Team you will not only set the criteria for the annual Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada (GGC) National Scholarship Awards, but you will also assist in selecting applicants from across Canada to receive these scholarships.                                                

In your role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Make an impact on the National Scholarship Program at GGC
  • Engage with members from across the country
  • Contribute to GGC members’ educational goals

Who can apply:

  • Adult members

The successful candidate has:

  • A commitment to the mission and vision of Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada
  • Enthusiasm for the pursuit of post-secondary education for members
  • Experience in or knowledge of scholarship processes
  • The ability to be objective during the selection process of award applicants
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience as a former committee team member would be an asset
  • Ability to participate in the final applicant selection screening in April/May
  • Ability to commit to a 3-year term and to participate in 3-4 teleconferences per year

What you’ll do:

In collaboration with the National Scholarship Team with the support of the Team Chair and the Member Services Department, you will:

  • Participate in 3-4 teleconferences per year
  • Establish the selection criteria for the National Scholarship Program
  • Participate in scholarship applicant selection screening held in April and May

Commitment:

  • A three-year term position starting in January 2020

Application Deadline: Sunday, October 27, 2019

If you have any questions, please contact scholarship@girlguides.ca

Click here to fill out an online application.