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LiveBright Scholarship Program

How can an inclusive culture within an organization better support a diverse workforce?

Tell us how and apply for the Sun Life Global Investments LiveBright Scholarship Program

In partnership with Cirque du Soleil

How can an inclusive culture within an organization better support a diverse workforce?

Tell us how and apply for the Sun Life Global Investments LiveBright Scholarship Program

In partnership with Cirque du Soleil

The LiveBright Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate leadership in their communities, understand the importance

of diversity, equity and inclusion within the workforce and strive to achieve academic success.

We are now accepting applications! The application deadline is August 5, 2022.

The award

Five students will receive a one-time scholarship worth $2,000. Sun Life Global Investments strongly believes in the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion. It’s central to our mission in helping Canadians build wealth and achieve lifetime financial security. We have made it a priority to empower and develop the next generation of leaders, both inside and outside of the organization. We want your take on how an inclusive culture within a organization can better support a diverse workforce.

How to apply 

  • Create a one-page flyer (PDF) on how an organization can better support its workforce by having an inclusive culture (300-500 words). 

    Ask yourself, how can an inclusive culture better support a diverse workforce? Get creative! Use infographics, statistics, and images to help illustrate your thoughts.

  • Download and fill out the application form. Attach your one-page flyer and current complete transcript(s) using the “add attachment” feature in the fillable application form. 

     

    Having trouble with the application form? You must download the form to your desktop and save it before filling it out.

Who is eligible?

   Applicants must be: 
  • Residents of Canada who are between the ages of 16-25 or entering their first year of post-secondary education.
  • High school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational technical school or equivalent post-secondary school for the entire upcoming academic year.
  • If the applicant is less than 18 years of age at the time of their application, a parent or legal guardian must sign on their behalf.

What is the criteria?

Scholarships are awarded based on: 

  1. Leadership and participation in school and community activities
  2. An understanding of the importance of a diverse workforce
  3. Past academic performance
  4. Work experience
  5. Other awards or accolades

When is the deadline?

The deadline to submit completed applications is 11:59 p.m. EST on August 5, 2022. Read the full terms and conditions before applying.  

We thank all students for applying. Given the volume of applications, only the winners will be contacted. Good luck! 

Questions? scholarships@sunlifeglobalinvestments.com 

*Please note that children of Sun Life employees, field management, financial advisors, or Cirque du Soleil employees are not eligible to apply.

Sun Life Global Investments is a trade name of SLGI Asset Management Inc., Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada and Sun Life Financial Trust Inc. Cirque du Soleil is trademarked owned by Cirque du Soleil and used under license. Cirque du Soleil is only a promotional partner and is not a sponsor of the 2022 LiveBright Scholarship Program.