The Crake Foundation, established by the late J.E.A Crake, Josiah Wood Professor of Classics and Head of the Classics Department at Mount Allison from 1946–1976, offers bursaries for international students.
Terms and conditions
- The J.E.A. Crake Bursary for International Students will be administered by the Financial Aid and Awards Counsellor.
- The recipient must be a full-time student in good standing.
- The Bursary can be held in addition to other scholarships and bursaries. It is not intended to replace any funds currently available for international students.
- Each student receiving a bursary will be supplied with a copy of the biographical information available at jeacrakefoundation.org/jea-crake-bio.
- The account for this award may carry forward a balance, at the discretion of the Financial Aid and Awards Counsellor.
- Bursaries will be awarded in a manner consistent with University policies and procedures.
- The Development Office will, by May 20, provide the Foundation with the following information from the Financial Aid and Awards Counsellor on each student who was awarded a Crake Bursary in the year just completed, and from the Controller on the fund:
- A sample copy of the letter informing the students of the award. This letter should encourage the student to acknowledge the receipt of the bursary.
- A short report outlining the reasons the bursary was awarded, and a statement of the student’s degree program (including major area of study).
- A short report from the Financial Aid and Awards Counsellor on the general operation of the fund for the year.
- A statement from the Controller verifying that the funds in this account were spent in accordance with the terms and conditions stated, and the status of the account as of May 1.
- The Foundation will inform the University by June 30 of the amount which will be deposited in the fund for use in the academic year beginning July 1.
The value of each J.E.A. Crake Bursary: at the discretion of the Financial Aid Officer.
Value of the J.E.A. Crake Bursary Fund: $6,000.