2023 Scholarship Application

    Salus Mutual is offering up to five $1,000 scholarships to students of any age pursuing postsecondary education at a Canadian university, college, or accredited program. Preference will be given to qualifying applicants who present superior quality assignments and who are pursuing studies in the property and casualty insurance field.


    Applicants must be:

    • Policyholders, children or wards of policyholders, or children or wards of Salus Mutual employees who have not already applied for a scholarship from Farm Mutual Re. Children or wards of directors are not eligible for the scholarship.
    • Enrolled in postsecondary education at a Canadian university, college, or accredited program (proof of enrollment is required).
    • Able to provide a valid Canadian Social Insurance Number (SIN) for tax purposes if selected as a winner.


    Applicants must complete and sign an application form and submit an assignment to be considered for the scholarship. 

    Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on August 31, 2023.

    Applications with assignments can be:

    • Printed and dropped off at any of our office locations
    • Printed and sent to us by mail:

      Salus Mutual Insurance Company
      Donations Committee
      20 Ebenezer Street West, P.O. Box 398
      Ridgetown, Ontario N0P 2C0


    Each year, the Donations Committee will determine the question that applicants will be required to answer.

    The assignment can be submitted in the format that best suits your skills and interests, including an essay of up to 750 words, a video in MP4 format, a presentation, artwork, etc.

    2023 Assignment Question:

    Mutuals are mainly located in rural communities which can present recruiting issues based on location. How can the mutuals encourage college and university students to return to rural Ontario for long-term employment in the insurance industry?

    Download the Application Form PDF