Northern Transportation (NTCL) Careers and Leadership Bursary by mrl19919


									Northern Transportation (NTCL)
Careers and Leadership Bursary*
The NTCL bursary has been initiated to encourage youth to stay in school and is dedicated to
developing NTCL’s future workforce through higher education.

NTCL is a member of the NorTerra Group of Companies. NorTerra is a 100% aboriginal-owned
management holding company, owned equally by the Inuvialuit Development Corporation,
representing the Inuvialuit of the Western Arctic and Nunasi Corporation, representing the Inuit
of Nunavut. NTCL is Canada’s only pan-Arctic marine operator, providing cost-effective, reliable
and comprehensive marine transportation and related services throughout Northern Canada and
the Arctic.

Who is eligible?

  • Inuit beneficiaries of the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement and Inuvialuit beneficiaries of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement
  • Youth aged between 13 – 18 years, enrolled and actively attending full-time studies between Grades 9 –12.

What awards are available?

  • Bursaries of $250 each will be awarded to eligible applicants as determined by the selection committee.

How are the award recipients selected?

  • By a selection committee comprised of NTCL & NorTerra employees and a member of the Board of Directors.

What can I use the award for?

  • The NTCL award may be used for books, computers and other educational equipment, transportation, housing,
    food or clothing.

When will I know if I’ve been selected?

All applicants and award winners will be notified in mid-September by mail.
No results will be given over the phone. Names of recipients will be posted by December 1
on NTCL’s web-site:

Applications must be received at NTCL’s office no later than June 15
of each year.

   Northern Transportation Careers & Leadership Bursary
   Human Resources Department
   Northern Transportation Company Limited
   42003 Mackenzie Highway
   Hay River, NT X0E 0R9
   Phone: (867) 874 - 5100 Fax: (867) 874 - 4028
   Toll free: 1- 877 -770 - 6825
 * Information and data collected for the purposes of the NTCL Bursary will be used solely for record
   keeping and administration of the bursary. The information and data collected shall not be com-
   municated to any individual or organization, except those involved with the administration of the
   bursary, unless written permission has been provided by you. By signing the application, you give
   your consent to the use and collection of your information as described herein.
APPLICATION                                                        Teacher or Counselor who is supporting your application:


                            To be eligible and                     Teaches at: ________________________________________________
avoid disqualification you must submit ALL of                      Address: __________________________________________________
the following:
                                                                   City/Town: ________________________________________
• APPLICATION FORM (fully completed and signed)                    Prov/Terr:_____________________Postal Code__________________
• ESSAY (No more than one page) why you should receive             Phone: (      ) _______________ Fax: (     ) ____________________
  a bursary. We are interested in your educational goals and
  career plans. Tell us why you think it’s important to stay in    Attach letter of recommendation from this person to your
  school. Include any awards you have received, community          application.
  and volunteer work you have done, special school activities
  you participate in and what have you done to preserve your
                                                                   COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT and LEADERSHIP
  culture or heritage.

• LETTER of recommendation or support from a community             NTCL recognizes academic achievement, career goals, and
  member.                                                          contributions to community involvement and/or contributions
                                                                   made to preserving the Inuit and Inuvialuit culture and
• LETTER of recommendation from a teacher or school                heritage. The selection committee gives special attention to
  counselor.                                                       students who contribute to their community by volunteering
                                                                   and who provide role model and leadership qualities or who
• COPY of your most recent high school report card.                also demonstrate they contribute to preserving their cultural
                                                                   heritage. A community member (not a relative) must confirm
                                                                   your volunteer work or involvement in preserving your
P E R S O N A L I N F O R M AT I O N                               heritage by writing a letter of recommendation for you.

My name is: _____________________________________________          Community member who is supporting your application:
Address: ________________________________________________
                                                                   Name: ____________________________________________________
City/Town: ______________________________________________
                                                                   Home Address: ____________________________________________
Prov/Terr: ___________________ Postal Code _______________
                                                                   City/Town: ________________________________________________
Phone: (       )_________________ Fax: (   ) __________________
                                                                   Prov/Terr: ________________Postal Code: _____________________
e-mail address: ___________________________________________

I am: (Circle One)               Male                    Female    Phone:(      ) ________________ Fax:(      ) ____________________

Date of Birth: (MM/DD/YY) _______________________________
                                                                   Name of group he/she is involved with:
Heritage: (Circle one)        Inuit             Inuvialuit
                                                                   ___________________________________________________ _______

PRIMARY EDUCATION                                                  Attach letter of recommendation/support from this person to
                                                                   your application.
I am enrolled full-time in: (Circle where applicable)

Grade      9    10 11 12
                                                                   I certify that all of the information supplied on this application
                                                                   and in other documents is true. I understand my picture and bio-
Name of School: _________________________________________
                                                                   graphical information can be used for NTCL purposes, which may
                                                                   include publicity.

School Name: ____________________________________________          (Signed) __________________________________________________

Address:_________________________________________________          (Date) ____________________________________________________
                                                                   Applications must be received by June 15 each year to be
Prov/Terr: ____________________ Postal Code________________        eligible.

Phone:(        )_______________ Fax: (     ) ___________________

Attach last available report card to your application.

                                                                              A member of the NorTerra Group of Companies

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