The Halifax Amateur Radio Club wishes to announce the application process
for the Brit Fader Scholarship.
The Brit Fader Scholarship was established in 1993 by the Halifax Amateur
Radio Club and endowed through the generosity of Club members and Radio
Amateurs throughout the Maritime Provinces of Canada. This scholarship is
intended exclusively for post-secondary educational use, to provide
assistance with the cost of tuition, room, board, books and/or other fees
essential to the advanced education of the recipient.
1) Applicant must be a citizen of Canada, but without regard to gender,
race, national origin, handicap status or any other factor and must be
performing at a high academic level.
2) Applicant must, hold an active Basic Class or higher grade of Canadian
Amateur Radio license.
3) This Scholarship will be provided for attendance at an accredited
Canadian post-secondary technical school, college or university, with
preference given to applicants who have been accepted into a program in the
field of electronics or electrical engineering.
Application submissions must be postmarked no later than July 1st 2008.
The 2008 Brit Fader Scholarship award will be made during the HARC
Anniversary HamFest on the weekend of August 21 - 24, 2008 in Halifax, and
is for the academic year that will commence on or after September 1st of
Please make this award know to all eligible members of the Amateur Radio
community in your area.
Interested parties are referred to the website of the Halifax Amateur Radio
Club - www.Halifax-arc.org - follow the link from the Home Page to obtain
the three down-load files - 1) Criteria; 2) Application Form: 3) Reference
(Information from Howard Dickson VE1DHD, transmitted by Dave Goodwin VO1AU,