Academic Awards and Scholarships Sub-Committee

Academic Awards and Scholarships Sub-Committee

Job Number: 
Opening/Closing Date: 
January 2, 2019 to February 21, 2019
Anticipated Start Date: 
March 15, 2019

The mandate of this Sub-Committee is to provide recommendations to the Joint Grants Committee on awarding academic awards and scholarships. The Sub-Committee provides expertise and insight about the suitability of applicants for awards. The Joint Grants Committee oversees appropriate recognition of awardees and may request the assistance of the Sub-Committee in those celebrations.

We are seeking two people to join the Sub-Committee who:

  • have expert knowledge of theological education and academic excellence
  • have a postgraduate education
  • have broad knowledge of The United Church of Canada

The Sub-Committee meets through teleconference. To prepare for each meeting, members are expected to thoroughly review and evaluate each application, bringing their professional expertise, objectivity, and thoughtful consideration to all deliberations. This time commitment is anticipated to be between 10 and 15 hours for each annual granting cycle. The next meeting will occur by conference call in the second week of April.


Contact Information

For more information about this vacancy, please see the complete description, below.

Express interest or nominate someone

All submissions will be acknowledged by a confirmation email. If you do not receive acknowledgement, please contact Member Engagement. Incomplete or late submissions cannot be considered.

For further information or assistance in expressing interest or nominating someone, please contact:

Member Engagement
The United Church of Canada
3250 Bloor St. West, Suite 200
Toronto, ON M8X 2Y4
Tel: 416-231-5931, ext. 2211
Toll-Free: 1-800-268-3781, ext. 2211
Fax: 416-231-3103 attn: Member Engagement
E-mail:  nominate [at]