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The fund was created in the memory of Aaron C. Cornwell, and focus on bring his two passions together in an annual event that will help others in their pursuit of excellence through their hockey and academic skills.

Gold in the Net welcomes all of its students and staff, both past and present, that are furthering their post secondary education to apply. To qualify, they must have participated for a minimum of three years as a student or staff member with Gold in the Net. All applications must be submitted by March 1.


Scholarship applications will be accepted from students who are currently enrolled in a full-time public post-secondary institution, or students in Grade 12 who are planning to pursue a full-time public post-secondary education. Scholarship are only open to Gold in the Net students and staff members, both past and present with 3 years involvement with Gold in the Net as a student and /or staff member.

Students who have previously received a Gold in the Net scholarship will not be eligible. Please note that scholarships cannot be deferred from one year to the next.


Please submit each application in duplicate (legible photocopies are acceptable). In fact, we recommend that you retain all your original documents for your own records, and submit only legible copies with your submission.

The Aaron C. Cornwell Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Aaron C. Cornwell Memorial Scholarship Fund is available to those students who meet the above eligibility criteria, and that have completed an essay on how Gold in the Net has impacted his or her life. An essay (maximum 500 words) must be included with the application.

How to Apply.

The following information must be included, in duplicate, to be considered for a scholarship:

  • Complete application form.

  • Reference letter from a teacher or faculty member.

  • Covering letter describing why you are a good candidate for the scholarship.

  • Current official transcript of Grade 12 and/or post-secondary institution

  • Resumé

  • Essay (maximum 500 words)

Your completed scholarship package (2 copies) must be received between the dates January 1 and March 1

Please send to:

Aaron C. Cornwell Memorial Scholarship

P.O. Box 414, Lantzville, BC V0R 2H0


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