Scholarship Programs Scholarship Opportunities for CASA Youth Apply Now! For more information, please contact:Sarah DittrichManager, Philanthropy780email@example.com CASA Mental Health offers scholarship opportunities for youth who are attending or have graduated from CASA programs. These scholarships support CASA youth in pursuing further education and job readiness.Applications for scholarships are accepted year-round, however, there are two intake deadlines each year: March 1 and October 1. Scholarships Adam Meyer Scholarship Carla Howatt created this scholarship fund in honour of her son Adam who died by suicide in 2015. She wants young people struggling with mental illness to have an opportunity to apply for courses or programs to advance their education regardless of their academic standing, or to buy essentials to allow for job readiness. Emily Taylor Scholarship Rick and Stephanie Taylor created this scholarship in honour of their daughter Emily, who died by suicide in 2013. Emily’s legacy lives on in the advocacy work that her parents do for youth at CASA House. Rick and Stephanie want to help other adolescents who struggle with mental illness advance their education. How to Apply apply now! Download the application form.Fill out the application form, including the additional one-page document explaining why you think you should receive the scholarship and how it would benefit you.Follow the submission instructions in the form.By submitting an application form, youth will be considered for all available scholarship opportunities for which they are eligible. Conditions Applicants must attend or be a graduate of CASA House or the Adolescent Day Program. Youth from other CASA programs will also be considered if funds allow. Applicants must be a citizen or permanent resident of Alberta, Canada. Funds must be used: Towards an educational program, such as post-secondary schooling, certificates, diplomas, classes or learning programs. To purchase necessary items for job readiness. To offset registration fees or any other education or training expenses related to the intended program of study. To purchase equipment or supplies necessary to advance the successful applicants’ education or employment. Scholarships may not be applied to previous debts, accounts or shortfalls. Scholarship values will vary from year-to-year depending on the available funds and the number of applications. The Emily Taylor Scholarship will be awarded to a new recipient every time.