The A.G. & Eliza Jane Ramsden Scholarships

Governing Document re Scholarships and Awards

Originated: 1997

Governing Document:  Created December 2015

Type: Endowed – funds externally held in trust by RBC Investments

Value: Various not to be less than $1,000 or more than full tuition

Cycle:  Fall

Background:  These Scholarships were established by a bequest to the University of Prince Edward Island from the Estate of Eliza Jane Ramsden and specified to be known as The A. G. & Eliza Jane Ramsden Scholarship in memory of her and her husband.

Gift Restrictions:  In accordance with the Will of Eliza Jane Ramsden, these scholarships of a minimum of $1,000 and a maximum of full tuition will be awarded to protestant students who are in the greatest financial need.  Academic achievement does not necessarily need to be a defining qualification.  Preference will be given to students entering the field of ministry. 

Further information and/or an application form will be available at http://www.upei.ca/studentlife/externalawards , and on the Trinity United Church website (www.trinityclifton.org/).

Applications must be submitted to The Selection Committee, Ramsden Scholarships, c/o Trinity Clifton United Church, 220 Richmond Street, Charlottetown, PE  C1A 1J5 or electronically to trinitycliftonunitedchurch@gmail.com The Selection Committee will advise UPEI of the successful recipients each year so that funds can be transferred to the appropriate student accounts.  UPEI will advise the Selection Committee each year,


Contact Information: 

The Selection Committee, Ramsden Scholarships
c/o Trinity Clifton United Church
220 Richmond Street
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 1J5
Phone:  (902) 892-4114
E-mail:  trinitycliftonunitedchurch@gmail.com

Governing Document – Ramsden_ Scholarships – Jan 2016

Ramsden Application Form