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Leliefontein Bursary
In 2000, The Guild of The Royal Canadian Dragoons initiated a program to recognize the 100th anniversary of the military action at Leliefontein by providing a bursary to a deserving member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons Regimental Family (defined below).  The bursary will be awarded annually, with at least one award of at least $500.


Criteria:

• A serving member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons who is not receiving any government compensation for educational  
  advancement; or
• A retired member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons; or
• A direct descendent of either a serving or retired member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons; or
• A spouse of either a serving or retired member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons;
• Able to demonstrate that the bursary would further a defined programme of self-improvement through advanced education;
• Normally, but not exclusively, the bursary will be awarded to those applicants completing high school and attending their
  first year of post-secondary education;
• Able to provide proof of acceptance at a post secondary educational institution; and
• In competition with new applicants, the award is renewable to previous recipients provided the applicant is academically
  eligible to continue.
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