There are a variety of external scholarships available to assist you with your tuition and other education expenses.
2019 Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship
The Gaulin Foundation is pleased to announce that it is once again accepting applications for the Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship – a national scholarship that promotes the resilience of individuals with mental illness pursuing post-secondary education.
The $1,000 scholarships are being offered in honour of Sarah Gaulin, who died at the age of 26 after a longtime battle with mental illness. We would appreciate you sharing the attached information with students you work with.
In order to apply, students must be registered in a post-secondary institution and provide documented proof of their mental illness. Scholarships will be awarded to outstanding applicants who meet the criteria of the program. Deadline for applications is April 1, 2019.
Details about the scholarship can be found at www.gaulinfoundation.org
The BeMo® & SortSmart® Diversity Advocacy Scholarship
The scholarship is designed to help pre-medical and medical students with medical school application and tuition costs, respectively. The scholarship runs twice a year in spring and fall offering $1,000 to each scholarship winner. The deadlines are May 31st and Oct. 31st of each year.
Applicants must be full-time pre-medical (any undergraduate discipline) or medical students in good academic standing. Each applicant will complete a short survey about their academic experience in addition to a brief, online, 15-question SortSmart admissions screening test. The screening test assesses characteristics and traits that we believe are essential to becoming a future physician and an advocate for diversity.
Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Ontario Scholarship
Applications for the 2019 Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Ontario Scholarship Program are available now for individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus living in Ontario. Deadline for application submission is the last business day of April annually.
Please visit the link for more details: http://mybrainwaves.ca/hendrick-ontario-scholarship
Engineering Scholarship Program Application For Undergraduate Students
One $1,500 (CDN) scholarship is available through each of the six CPCI Regional Chapters (British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba/Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec and Maritimes) for Engineering or Technology students. The winning students in each region will also be paired with a precaster in their geographic area to learn more about precast and prestressed concrete, precast operations, and opportunities in the industry.
All students that meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply:
Currently enrolled in a third year bachelor’s program, in Engineering (all disciplines qualify), at an accredited Canadian university, proceeding in good standing into fourth year, by the summer of 2019 or;
Currently enrolled in their final year of a Technology program (all disciplines qualify) at an accredited Canadian college.
Must be a full-time student during the entire scholarship year.
Preferred applicants will demonstrate an interest in reinforced and prestressed concrete design and an interest in the precast concrete industry.
1. All applicants must apply for CPCI student membership, please visit http://www.cpci.ca/en/members/student_members/ to apply online. There is no charge for CPCI student membership.
2. All applicants must have at least ONE Statement of Appraisal submitted on their behalf (see Statement of Appraisal details on page 2).
3. Students must submit an official transcript of their studies to date along with the application form.
4. All applicants must complete the CPCI Student Scholarship Program Application form.
Applications must be received no later than July 3, 2019. Contact CPCI at 877-937-2724 or at email@example.com if you require assistance or if you need additional information.
EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship 2019
The EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship 2019 is an active scholarship by EnergyRates.ca. Every year, we award outstanding students for their essays on the energy industry.
The deadline for the 2019 competition is January 31st, 2019. We are offering a $500 scholarship to any student enrolled in a Canadian or American post-secondary educational institution (USD 500 for Americans or CAD 500 for Canadians). All you have to do to be considered for the scholarship is write an essay in English or French, no more than 500 words in length, telling us where you see the future of the energy industry. You can talk about anything you want — green energy, oil politics, the continued use of nuclear power, your personal ideas and innovations — so long as it’s about energy in the world of tomorrow. What do you think people will be reading about in the news in a few years?
Please feel free to check technical details regarding submissions, rules and requirements at the official scholarship website: https://energyrates.ca/energyrates-ca-scholarship/
Graphic Web Design Scholarship Program
Alliance Recruitment Agency is very excited to tell you that we are offering a scholarship of $1000 to students.
In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Enrolled or planning to enroll in graduate or postgraduate degree in graphic design, fine arts, visual arts, graphic communication or any other graphic design courses.
The graduate or postgraduate degree you are opting for should be from an accredited college/university/institution.
You must have achieved cumulative GPA of at least 3.9 scale.
You should be a citizen or permanent resident of USA or Canada.
While applying, you should be at least 18 years of age.
You must have graduated from High School or Secondary School or equivalent.
You must have completed at least one term of college or university before applying.
You must be a regular student.
College/University dropouts are not eligible.
To learn more about the scholarship program, you can visit our website at the link below:
CAMAT Scholarship Fund Application
The CAMAT Bursary Fund aspires to provide financial assistance to individuals of African or Caribbean descent to pursue their educational goals and recognize their academic achievements and community involvement.
- The applicant must be of African or Caribbean descent.
- The applicant must be accepted into a 2 year+ program at Confederation College or Lakehead University.
- The applicant must be a full-time student.
Award recipients will be presented their bursaries at the 8th Annual Black History Month Dinner & Gala.
DEADLINE: JANUARY 31, 2019
The Cover Guy 6th Annual Scholarship
The requirements for this scholarship are as follows:
- The student must be currently enrolled, or going to be enrolled in a program at a university, college or trade school in the United States or Canada for the upcoming school year.
- The applicant must submit an article consisting of 500-1000 words.
- The article must be in and around the applicants experience with hot tubs, backyard experiences, how hot tubs improve life, etc.
- Please apply through email and include your name, phone number, address, student ID number, school name, program and your article. Give an explanation as to why you should be considered for the award (grades, volunteer work, etc.)
Scholarship Award: $500.00
Due Date: July 1st 2019
Award Date: August 1st 2019
Please email your essay to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information please visit: https://www.thecoverguy.com/ca/the-cover-guy-annual-scholarship/
Kin Canada Bursary
The Thunder Bay Hill City Kinettes are reaching out to students who are pursuing Post-Secondary Education next year with a bursary application. See attached application.
Details regarding this bursary are as follows:
• Applications are due February 1, 2019 and can be found at https://www.kincanada.ca/apply
• Submit applications to the address noted above
• The selection process requires that the Kinette club would review all submitted
application forms and select one to be endorsed and forwarded to the Board of Trustees for review prior to March 1st. The board selects a number of applicants to receive a bursary of $1,000 each. The successful recipient would be notified by June 30, 2019.
• Eligibility requirements are listed on the application
• Questions can be directed to Christine Stahl at email@example.com or
call 800-742-5546 ext 215
Thunder Bay Hill City Kinettes
CAWIC Bursaries (Canadian Association for Women in Construction)
The Canadian Association for Women in Construction is a not-for-profit organization of women working in various construction-related fields. CAWIC is offering bursaries in the amount of $1,500 to qualifying female students who are currently enrolled in a construction-related field of study.
Follow this link for more information on the bursaries available: http://www.cawic.ca/page-494148#.W_bBvEqEhVc
Due Date: May 30th of each year
Paul G. Complin Memorial Scholarship
The Paul G. Complin Memorial Scholarships will be awarded to three (3) students at Ontario’s post-secondary institutions who are pursuing programs related to engineering or the sciences. The scholarship fosters the furtherance of studies relating to the environment and sustainability, by striving to encourage young leaders to enter the environmental field and to stimulate professionalism. Therefore, the applicant must demonstrate the relationship between their field of study and the environment, or must be pursuing environmentally related post-secondary studies.
Scholarship Value: $2,500 each
Due Date: January 31, 2019
For more information and details on how to apply please follow this link:
The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship
The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student with a disability. It is awarded to a future leader to help them realize their career ambitions. One student is selected every year and is awarded $3000.
Due Date: March 29th, 2019
For more information on this scholarship please visit the following website: www.friendsofwecare.org
2019 Veteran Car Donations Annual Scholarship
Due date: August 15, 2019
Value of scholarship: $1,000 (1 winner), $250 (2 runner ups)
Qualifications: To qualify, undergraduate students must be majoring in a STEM field of study (or related field) as well as attending an accredited college or university.
To apply, please follow this link: 2019 Veteran Car Donations Annual Scholarship
Senior Advice Caregiver Scholarship
Senior advice is offering a scholarship of $2,000 to students at Confederation College who have acted as a caregiver.
Please follow the link below for more information:
Movavi would like to offer the students of Confederation College of the Applied Arts and Technology a Scholarship of $500.
To take part in the Movavi Scholarship Program, students need to create a video using Movavi Video Editor and Movavi Clips, which are free to access. Students will have to then share it on the home page of the Movavi company website and on social networks with a special hashtag. An independent committee will determine the scholarship winner.
For more information about the scholarship and how to apply please visit the links below:
Noront partnered with Indspire’s Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards in 2014 to create the The Noront Resources Aboriginal Award in Memory of Paul Semple. Since 2014, over 25 awards have been presented to students in post secondary education including technical programs or apprenticeships.
Preference is given to students from: Aroland, Attawapiskat, Constance Lake, Eabametoong,
Ginoogamang, Long Lake #58, Marten Falls, Mishkeegogamang, Neskantaga, Nibinamik, Webequie and any graduates from the Ring of Fire Aboriginal Training Alliance (RoFATA).
Application deadlines are February 1, August 1, and November 1 annually.
Click here for more information or to apply.
A Place for Mom Sixth Annual Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who is enrolled and currently taking classes at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec), and will grant selected applicants a $1,000 financial donation for their compelling submissions on senior living.
Please visit www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship for deadline dates and further application information.
Gil Purcell Memorial Journalism Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians
Purpose: To encourage Aboriginal Canadians to pursue a career in journalism through a combination of studies at a Canadian postsecondary institution and experience in a newsroom.
The Award: A gift of $4,000, intended to defray education costs. Scholarship recipients with appropriate experience and qualifications may also receive an offer of temporary employment or other opportunities at The Canadian Press, at the sole direction of the scholarship provider.
Eligibility: To be awarded to an Aboriginal Canadian (status or non-status Indian, Metis or Inuit) who is enrolled at a Canadian university or community college. The student must already be attending the postsecondary institution and must be either enrolled in a journalism program or actively involved with a news organization associated with the institution (such as a student newspaper or broadcast station). The scholarship is open to both French and English-speaking aboriginal Canadians.
Deadline: November 1 of each year.
Application forms and further information can be obtained from:
Marissa D’Mello, Human Resources, The Canadian Press, 36 King Street East, Toronto, ON, M5C 2L9. Phone: 416-5072132 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SeniorsZen.com offers scholarships to students enrolled full time in a diploma, undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited Canadian college, university or trade school. To be eligible you must be a legal resident of Canada or hold a valid student visa. Scholarships are awarded based upon an essay or one page info graphic on a topic related to senior living in Canada. For more details about the application process, go to www.SeniorsZen.com and navigate to the Scholarships section. This is an annual scholarship.
Hydro One, One Awards: The First Nations, Metis & Inuit Award
Value of Award:
- Two annual academic awards, in the amount of $3,000
- Offer of a developmental work term with Hydro One Networks
- First Nations/Metis/Inuit students in good academic standing currently in their first, second, or third year of Electrical, Mechanical, Civil or Engineering/Technology, Computer Science, Forestry, Business, Information Technology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science/Studies - or a combination of these programs
- In good academic standing
- Demonstrated leadership skills and involvement in extra-curricular campus/community activities
- Demonstrated strength in oral and written communication skills
- No more than one other concurrent award of equal or greater value held in second year
- Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada upon graduation
- Proof of Aboriginal ancestry (ie. Status, Treaty, Metis Membership or Nunavut Certificate Card)
Deadline for application is April 30th and December 31st of each year.
Please visit http://www.hydroone.com/Careers/NewGrads/Pages/OneAwards.aspx to apply.
Indspire’s Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries and Scholarship Awards Program
Indspire has disbursed over $54 million through 16,000 bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Metis students across Canada since 1985.
For details about each scholarship or bursary and to submit your application, please visit: www.indspire.ca/apply.
Project Hero Scholarships
Project Hero, started in 2009 by Retired General Rick Hillier and Honorary Lt. Colonel Kevin Reed, is a unique program providing undergraduate scholarships to children of fallen soldiers. Since September 2009, many of Canada’s finest colleges and universities are offering tuition to children of CAF personnel who have lost their lives while serving in an active mission.
To be eligible, the recipient must be:
- A dependent of a Canadian Armed Forces personnel deceased while serving in an active mission
- Under the age of twenty-six
- Registered as a full-time undergraduate student at the college, in a program of study eligible for funding by the Province of the location of the college
- Meet the academic requirements for entry to the academic program for which the recipient applies and maintain satisfactory academic standing in the program
Eligibility to the scholarship program for the children of Canadian Armed Forces personnel deceased while serving in an active mission will be determined by Canadian Armed Forces criteria.
Additional information can be found at: https://canadacompany.ca/en/initiatives/project-hero/index.html
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National Educational Association of Disabled Students
The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is pleased to announce the availability of its new financial aid portal for students with disabilities, DisabilityAwards.ca. Visit www.neads.ca