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Scholarships2018-11-01T14:13:04+00:00

Background

At Lanterna we pride ourselves in being a continuous part of the IB community, where we came from. Giving back to the community is something we strive for and our IB scholarships are one of our most important ways of doing so.

Creativity, Activity and Service (CAS) represents an integral part of the IB Diploma Programme and successful completion will serve both as a testament of a student’s interest in life outside the academic world and as merit that will be of great use in one’s post-IB life.

What characterises outstanding CAS experiences is that they engage and develop the student partaking in them. They can be a valuable community service, challenging physical activities or artistic pursuits.

Scholarship

3 students will receive a scholarship to attend one Mid-IB Summer Course (one subject) of their choice at a our Course in either Sweden or the UK.  The scholarship covers the full cost of one summer course (and cannot be exchanged for a cash reward and the offered location cannot be changed). The summer courses are full board.

1 scholarship will reward Creativity, 1 scholarship will reward Activity and 1 scholarship will reward Service.

Who can apply?

Students who have undertaken CAS experiences during their first year of the two-year International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. A teacher’s or CAS-coordinator’s endorsement is required.

Application Deadline

15th of May 2019.

Application

The application should contain a text about one specific or several specific CAS experiences carried out by the students during the 2018-2019 academic year. The application should only concern experiences from one of the three CAS components. If the experience or project could be considered as covering several CAS areas, specify which area is considered for the scholarship.

The text should be no longer than 500 words and have the student’s name, date of birth, and school specified at the top of the document.

The application should be filled in by the student. The application should also contain a written endorsement by a teacher or the CAS-coordinator at the student’s school attesting to the veracity of the student’s application.

Sending the Application

Email the application as an attachment in MS Word compatible format or in PDF format to info@lanternaeducation.com. Name the attachment according to the following model: lastname_school.docx or lastname_school.pdf
For example, the file could be named: johansson_sevenoaks.docx

The student’s name, date of birth, and school should be specified at the top of the document as well.
Contact us if you need to send supporting material by fax or post.

There is no limit to the number of students from one school who may apply, though only one application can be submitted per student.

Jury

The winning contributions will be decided by a jury consisting of the management team at Lanterna Education. The jury’s decision will be final.

Scholarship Notification

Everyone who has applied for the scholarship will be notified of the jury’s decision by email, no later than the 2nd June 2019.