Wednesday, August 29, 2012

The Canadian Masters Windsurfing Association (CMWA) is offering a bursary to a Canadian Youth who is 18 years old and younger prior to participating in the competitive windsurfing event. 

This bursary provides financial assistance to a Canadian Youth windsurfer to help him/her offset the cost of registration, travel, equipment leasing or coaching expenses necessary to attend a national or international windsurfing event. One $500 bursary per year is available.
To qualify for funding, the applicant must meet the following criteria:
· Be a Canadian citizen.
· Fill out and submit the CMWA application 30 days before attending a national or international event, including costs to be offset.
· Be competing in RS:X, Bic Techno or Kona events.
· Provide results from event for the CMWA newsletter and website
along with a summary of their experience.
· Submit proof of payment and outline of all related costs 14 days after
the event in order to receive approved funding.
In cases where the applicant is unable to provide funding to attend the event, 50% of the bursary may be awarded in advance at the discretion of the Board of Directors.
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