Don Fawcett Leadership Bursary
The Don Fawcett Leadership Bursary provides financial assistance
to high school students who are pursuing aquatic leadership
certifications. The Bursary subsidizes the cost of course fees and
required material for swimming, lifesaving or coaching leadership
certifications of the Lifesaving Society, YMCA, Canadian Red Cross
or national aquatic sport organizations. Other aquatic leadership
training or certification may be eligible.
Eligibility is restricted to students enrolled in Ontario boards
of education that participate in Ontario Teachers Aquatic Standard
The Bursary honours the memory of Don Fawcett, executive
director of the OTAS program, in recognition of his leadership and
dedication to the aquatic field.