In order to accomplish our Mission, we have decided to incorporate the Antiochia Scholarships Trust as a Canadian Not-for-profit corporation with Industry Canada. To view AST's Certificate of Incorporation and Constitution documents, please click on the link to the left. To find out more about Canadian Not-for-profit corporations, please click on the Industry Canada image to the left.
As stated in its Constitution documents, the Mission of the Antiochia Scholarships Trust is the Advancement of Education, to be implemented as follows:
1. To advance education by providing publicly available scholarships, bursaries, and other forms of financial assistance to students from the Greater Middle East (including Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Turkey,Iran, Azerbaijan and Georgia- "the Levant")belonging to ethnic, religious, cultural minorities or otherwise in difficult economic circumstances and who have applied for, and been conditionally admitted to, post-secondary Canadian educational institutions ("the eligibility criteria"), to be used for financing their post-secondary education in Canada.
2. To advance education by providing awards to students from the Levant meeting the eligibility criteria specified above to encourage academic excellence.
3. To advance education by providing leadership training programs to students from the Levant meeting the eligibility criteria specified above.