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Applications for the HORIZONS program will be available in March 2015. Please check back then or contact Krystal Donahue, Student Life Programs Coordinator, at for more information.

* Please Note: All efforts will be made to contact eligible schools. Each eligible school will be contacted via email AND mail. Emails will be sent to the school's Guidance Counsellor (or Prinicipal). Both the email and the mailed envelope will include the exact same information; one copy of the Application Form and one copy of the Guidance Counsellor/Principal Letter, inclusive.


HORIZONS Application Form Instructions

1. Eligible students are to complete all sections of this Application Form and submit a Resume and Leadership Essay to the Guidance Counsellor or Principal.

2. The Guidance Counsellor/Principal reviews applications and chooses one student to nominate for entry into the Johnson HORIZONS Program. Students are to be evaluated on the basis of the quantity and quality of leadership and teamwork ability as demonstrated in the students' volunteer, school, community and extracurricular involvement.

3. The Guidance Counsellor/Principal will fax, mail or email the chosen student's Application Form, including the student's Resume and Leadership Essay to the address below.

Answers, Student Life
Memorial University
University Centre, Room 3005, Arctic Avenue
St. John's, NL
A1C 5S7



Please Note: No school is guaranteed a Johnson HORIZONS Program recipient and all schools with a grade nine class are eligible to submit a nomination. The successful completion and acceptance of applications does not mean that the nominated student is a scholarship winner. All nominations received by the deadline will be considered by the HORIZONS Selection Committee who will pick 50 students deserving of the scholarships.

Important Dates:

Application Form Mail-out and Email: April 13, 2015

Email to Guidance Counsellors: April 17, 2015

Application Form Submission Deadline: May 15, 2015

Acceptance/Non-Acceptance Letters Sent To Guidance Counsellors: June 5, 2015

First email sent to new HORIZONS Students: July 10, 2015

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Student Life Programs Coordinator: