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External Scholarship Awards and Bursaries

External Awards  

There are many external awards, scholarships, and bursaries that are available through other organizations. These types of award resources (known as external awards) are set aside for very specific candidates (based on demographics such as ethnicity, parent’s occupation, home town, etc.); Students are encouraged to review the External Awards web page to see if there are additional awards they could apply for.

Moreover, we also suggest visiting the following scholarship search engines to assist in finding external awards:

Upcoming Award Deadlines!

Salumatics Inc. Bursary

Criteria: Salumatics Inc. will award a $250 bursary to the Health Information Management (C139) student with the highest aggregate grades in the Coding classes (RECM 1003, RECM 2015) and the Coding placement. 
Value: $250
Application/Deadline: Please inquire with the Program Coordinator

Storwell Foster Child Bursary

Criteria:

  1. Applicant must have been a foster child with either CCAS or CAS or similar official Canadian foster care program and agrees to having the above organization verify the same.
  2. Will be enrolled as a full-time student at a recognized post-secondary institution in Canada as of Sept 2014.
  3. Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  4. Applicant must be 24 years of age or less at the time of application.
  5. Winner agrees to having his/her name, photo and post-secondary institution displayed on the Storwell website.

Value: 1 for $2000 and 4 for $500
Deadline: September 15, 2014
For more info, please visit the Storwell website

James Lee Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the portfolio that demonstrates the most original thinking and craftsmanship.
  • All fields relating to the advertising industry will be considered for the award including writers, art directors, film makers, recording artists, illustrators, photographers and digital artists.

For essay topic and more details: http://jamesleefoundation.com/
Deadline: September 15, 2014
Value: $5000

Compass Mortgage Group Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be between the ages of 17 and 24 on December 30, 2014.
  • Must submit an answer to the essay question prior to the December 30, 2014 deadline.
  • Must have a GPA of 2.75 or greater.

Value: $500
Deadline: December 30, 2014
For more info, please visit: www.mortgagebrokerkelowna.ca

SeniorsZen Scholarship Award

Criteria:  Students must be enrolled full time in a diploma, undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited Canadian college, university or trade school. Also, you must be a legal resident of Canada or hold a valid student visa. Scholarships are awarded based upon an essay on a topic related to senior living in Canada. Scholarships are awarded based upon an essay on a topic related to senior living in Canada.
Value: $500
Deadline: August 1, 2014 and February 1, 2015
For more info, please visit: SeniorsZen.com

Kathy Searles Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Full time students enrolled in science, arts or business
  • First or second year enrolment
  • Minimum grade average of 75%
  • Community involvement

For more info: Download Application PDF icon
Deadline: September 30, 2014
Value: $500

A Place For Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Open to undergraduate and graduate students in a medical, nursing or social sciences related major
  • The applicant must be attending classes at the time of the spring deadline

For essay topic and more details: www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2015
Value: $1000

GBC Downtown East Bursary

Criteria:

  • Have submitted an application for full-time studies at George Brown College, received a GBC student number and have been accepted into a program.
  • You are the first in your family (siblings excluded) to study at a Post-Secondary Institution (ALSO KNOWN AS FIRST GENERATION) AND you are entering your First Year of study
  • Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or Protected Person.
  • Resident of Ontario for at least 12 months prior to enrollment.
  • Live within the geographical boundary of Bloor Street (North), Don River (East), Lake Ontario (South) and Yonge Street (West).

Application: Download Application
Deadline: August 22nd (September 2014 intake)
                  December 19th (January 2015 intake)
Value: $2000


GENERAL AWARDS

Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship
Criteria:

  • To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Enrolled in a fulltime undergraduate nursing program working toward an associate or bachelor’s degree
  • Non-traditional student, defined as a student that did not immediately continue their education after high school (at least a 3-year gap between high school and enrollment in a college or university)
  • Note: Past winners and applicants of this scholarship are eligible to re-apply in future years.

Application: Download application form PDF icon
Deadline: All applications must be postmarked by August 31st, 2014. For more info, please visit: https://www.b4brands.com/nursing-scholarship/
Value: $1000

BBPA National Scholarships, The 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to African Canadian students between 17 and 30 years of age based on high academic achievement, financial need, and/or a recognized contribution to the African Canadian community.
Value: Varies ($1,000 - $7,000)

Bill 7 Award
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student who identifies as part of the LGBTTTQ community, who is in financial need and is an Ontario resident.
Value: $2,000

Brant Rod & Gun Club Bursary Award 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded based on financial need, academic proficiency, and volunteerism and/or leadership in the City of Brantford or Brant County.
Value: $1,000
Please check website

Cal Callahan Memorial Bursary
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a first year student in any program who is the son, daughter, or ward of a person working in the pipeline construction industry for a company that is a member of the Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada. Recipients will have demonstrated academic success, be involved in extracurricular activities, and be in financial need.
Value: up to $10,000

Canada Post Aboriginal Incentive Award
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to aboriginal students who in full-time post-secondary studies who took at least 12 months off from education prior to returning (mature students) and who have completed at least one academic year of a multi-year program, based on an application package and letters of reference.
Value: $1,000

Canadian Forces Personnel Assistance Fund
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Available to students who have completed at least one year of service in the Canadian Forces, based on Financial need.

Casino Rama's Award of Excellence 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to aboriginal students entering their second year of post-secondary study, based on academic achievement and community involvement
Value: $2,500.00
Deadline: January

Chaney Ensign Bursary Fund
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students in financial need who completed their high school requirements in publicly funded secondary schools in the City of Hamilton.
Value: $600 
Deadline: Sep. 15 or Jan. 15 (Applications due at the Student Awards Office)  

CHFT Diversity Scholarship
Entrance 
Criteria: Awarded to a student who lives in a CHFT member co-operative entering his or her first year of college, based on financial need and a positive contribution to his or her school and/or community.
Value: Varies
Deadline: February

CHHA Scholarships
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to full-time hard of hearing or deafened student, based on academic achievement, community involvement, and the determination to cope with hearing loss.
Value: 3 x $1,000

CIBC Youthvision Scholarship Program
Entrance (Grade 10)
Criteria: Awarded to a Grade 10 student who is enrolled in an approved mentoring program with Big Brothers / Big Sisters. Recipients will have maintained a GPA higher than 60%.
Value: 30 x $4,000 (renewable) plus summer employment through YMCA

Community Living Walkerton and District Educational Bursary
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a permanent resident of Bruce or Grey County who demonstrates a commitment to stronger and more inclusive communities.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: May
Copnick/Hilliard Scholarship
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students with permanent spinal cord injuries based on academic merit.
Value: $500
Deadline: August

Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship Program
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student with Spina Bifida and/or Hydrocephalus based on his or her motivation, goal setting, self-awareness, and potential for success.
Value:  Varies

Electro-Federation Canada Scholarships 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: The Electro-Federation Canada offers a wide array of scholarship opportunities with diverse criteria. Please search through the brochure on the website or visit the Students Awards Office for detailed criteria and application instructions.
Value: $500 - $3,500

FAAY Scholarship
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students of Aboriginal descent based on financial need, academic and career commitment, contributions to family and community, and leadership.
Value: $2,500 - $5,000

Federation of Portuguese Canadian and Professionals Scholarships
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students of Portuguese descent based on academic merit.
Value: $1,500 - $2,500

First Nations, Inuit, & Métis Post Secondary Education Bursary Awards 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to First Nations, Inuit, or Métis students in any program EXCEPT Creative Arts or Health Sciences, based on financial need, demonstrated academic merit, evidence of involvement and contribution to the First Nations, Inuit, or Métis community, and evidence of suitability and commitment to their field of study.
For more information download the Academic Awards for Aboriginal Students document.

Foresters Competitive Scholarship Program
Entrance and In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students under 25 years of age who are members or the children of members of the Foresters organization, based on academic performance, community involvement and the assessment of an essay.
Value: Varies

Herbert H. Carnegie Future Aces Foundation
Entrance 
Criteria: Awarded to a 16 to 24 year old student who is graduating high school, based on financial need and outstanding citizenship.
Value: Up to 30 x $1,000

Jamaica Ex-Soldiers Association Student Scholastic Bursary
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a first year student directly from secondary school of Caribbean heritage who maintained a B+ average through the last two years and demonstrated community involvement.
Value:  TBA

Jamaican Canadian Association Scholarships
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to a student with a Caribbean / African background who demonstrated remarkable academic achievement or progress through high school while being involved in the community or high school. Recipient must have financial need.
Value: Various ($500 - $2,000)
Deadline:  Varies

John Brooks Scholarship Fund
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to students entering post-secondary education directly from secondary school, based on academic merit, extracurricular activities, community involvement and financial need. 
Value: Varies
Deadline: July
Download Application Here!

Kathy Searles Scholarship
Criteria:

  • Full time students enrolled in science, arts or business
  • First or second year enrolment
  • Minimum grade average of 75%
  • Community involvement

For more info: Download Application PDF icon

Deadline: September 30, 2014
Value: $500

Ken Dryden Scholarship 
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to students entering their first year of study who are current or formerly in the care of the Canadian child welfare system, who demonstrate great achievement and promise.
Value: $3,000.00

Kin Canada Bursaries 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student based on academic merit and financial need.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: June

Learning Matters Education Bursary
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded based on financial need, community involvement, academic merit and career objectives that will make a positive contribution to Canadian society.
Value: 6 x $2,500
Deadline: August

Lilly-MDAO Moving Lives Forward Scholarship 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student diagnosed with a mood disorder (a major depressive disorder to bipolar disorder, who is currently receiving medical treatment, based on a complete application with references.
Value: 6 x $2,000
Deadline: April

Lincoln M. Alexander Award 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a 16 to 25 year-old student who has demonstrated exemplary leadership in eliminating racial discrimination.
Value: 3 x $5,000
Deadline: May

Luciana Spring Mascarin Bursary Program 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student with Spina Bifida and/or Hydrocephalus who is a permanent resident of the Windsor district, based on academic merit and financial need.
Value:  Varies
Deadline: March

Mary Cone Barrie Scholarship
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students striving to improve their lives through Continuing Education Courses, based on enthusiasm for and dedication to lifelong learning and need for financial assistance.
Value: $2,500.00
Deadline: June
Mattinson Scholarship Program for Students with Disabilities
Entrance
Criteria: Canadian citizens or permanent residents who have lived in Canada for minimum 2 years and diagnosed with a permanent disability which is documented and is the primary disability for which they are applying.
Value: $2,500.00
Deadline: May 15th
Guidelines – English
Application – English
Guidelines – French
Application – French

Maurice Izzard Memorial Award, The 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student with a physical disability based on academic merit and a letter of introduction that includes future plans, goals, strengths, and special equipment required to study.
Value: $1000
Deadline: May

Maytree Scholarship Program for Protected Persons, The
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a 18 to 25 year old protected person who has maintained a GPA of at least 70% if entering a diploma program, 75% if entering a degree program, or a C+ if currently enrolled in a postsecondary program, based on academic merit, financial need, community involvement, and leadership potential.
Value: Approx. $16,000.00
Deadline: March

McGraw-Hill Ryerson Student Scholarship Awards
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a current, returning post-secondary student based on  integrity, engagement and drive.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: June

Miller Thompson Scholarships
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to a graduating secondary school student attending a post-secondary institution in September based on academics and community involvement.
Value: Varies

National Union Scholarship
Entrance
Criteria: Several awards available for children of the National Union of Public and General Employees, with a variety of criteria.
Value: $1,500
Deadline: June

NEADS Equity Through Education Award 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students with permanent disabilities, based on commitment to their academic discipline, volunteerism and/or employment, and the potential to be an outstanding participant in the community.
Value: 12 x $3,000
Deadline: March

OBCL Epilepsy Scholarship Awards 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Students who have successfully completed high school and entering their first year of post-secondary education.
Value: $1,000.00

Ontario Power Generation Student Award 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student of Native ancestry (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit) in a Technology, Trades, or Business program, based on strong communication skills, academic merit, and involvement in extracurricular activities, including volunteer work. 
Value: $1,000 to $4,000.00
Deadline: Jun. 1

RBC Royal Bank Scholarship Awards
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to creative, well-rounded students (minimum cumulative GPA equivalent to a 70% average) who are passionate about a community or environmental issue.
Value: $10,000
Deadline: February

RBC Royal Bank Scholarship for New Canadians 
Entrance 
Criteria: Awarded to well-rounded students born outside of Canada, with a GPA of 70%+, based on responses to a series of questions.
Value: $3,500

Roman Soltykewych Music Scholarship
Criteria: This award is available annually to any qualified applicant (individual or group) who is planning to pursue further studies in the field of Ukrainian choral or vocal music.
Application: Download Application here PDF icon

Deadline: November 30, 2013
Value: $500

Royal Canadian Legion Bursaries 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a full or part-time student who is a veteran, child/grandchild of a veteran, or associated with the Legion, based on financial need.
Value: Up to $500
Deadline: March

Scotiabank Bursaries 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students who are in financial need and have applied for a Scotiabank student line of credit.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: December

Serge Eremenko Music Award
Criteria: This award is available annually to any qualified applicant (individual or group) who is planning to pursue further studies in the field of Ukrainian music.
Application: Download Application here PDF icon

Deadline: November 30, 2013
Value: $500

Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity Award  
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to women who are the primary financial support for their family and are pursuing their first post-secondary credential, based on financial need and overcoming exceptional circumstances.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: December
Apply Here!

Storwell Self-Storage Bursary for Foster Children 
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to a student who has been a foster child (with CCAS, CAS, or similar Canadian foster care program), based on academic excellence and extracurricular involvement.
Value: $2,000.00
Deadline: September 15

Talbot's Women Scholarship Fund
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a female full-time student who earned her secondary school diploma previous to September 2000  and is enrolled in her first post-secondary degree.  The recipient will demonstrate financial need as well as community or work involvement.
Value:  $15,000 - $30,000
Deadline: January

TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to a student based on community leadership, financial need, and academic merit (minimum 75% average in the most recently completed full year)
Value: $7,500 plus tuition and summer employment (renewable) 
Deadline:  October

Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student enrolled in their first degree or diploma based on involvement in voluntary humanitarian work, courage in overcoming obstacles, participation in sport, fitness, and community activities, and academic standing.
Value: 20 x $7,000
Deadline: February

Toyota Earth Day Scholarship Program 
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to a student entering a post-secondary program based on commitment and service to community environmental issues, academic achievement, volunteer, extracurricular, and community involvement, demonstrated leadership capacity and potential as an environmental leader.
Value: 20 x $5,000
Deadline: January

Val Mason Scholarship 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student who is employed, or was recently employed, at a member club of the Canadian Society of Club Managers, based on financial need, academic proficiency, and a keen interest in a career in the recreation industry.
Value: $2,000

Walter and Wayne Gretzky Scholarship
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to a student who is blind or living with significant vision loss, who is graduating from secondary school, based on financial need, academic achievement, and community involvement
Value: $3,000 to $5,000
Deadline: May

"Whipper" Billy Watson Education Bursary 
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to one male and one female student registered in the first year of a post-secondary program with a physical disability that restricts physical activity, based on commitment to academic study, leadership and community service, and participation in extra-curricular activities.
Value: 2 x $2,000
Deadline: Apr. 29

William Peyton Hubbard Award, The 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to an African Canadian student enrolled in a Business or Technology program, based on good oral and written communication skills, leadership skills demonstrated through extracurricular activities, financial need, and an interview. Recipient must not be receiving more than one other award of equal or greater value.
Value: 2 x $2,000 + possible work term
Deadline: Dec. 31

SILVER CROSS Ability Achievement Scholarship
Criteria: All applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Must complete at least one full year of college/university
  • Must use a manual wheelchair, power wheelchair, or mobility scooter (exceptions considered on a case-by-case basis)
  • Must obtain a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States or Canada or hold a valid student visa

Application: Apply Here.
Deadline: December 31st, 2013

ADHD Scholarship
Criteria: Awarded to students have been accepted to or enrolled in a post-secondary program at a Canadian accredited two-year or four-year college; of the age of majority in their province of residence; and diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and under the care of a licensed health care professional for ADHD. For more information, please visit: http://www.shireadhdscholarship.com/
Deadline: March
Value: $1,500 and a year of ADHD coaching services

Aditya Jha Scholarships
Criteria: Awarded to Aboriginal students based on financial need and passion for their field of study.  An Aboriginal Student is an individual who identifies himself/herself as First Nations, Métis, Inuit, or otherwise part of the indigenous peoples of Canada or as having Aboriginal ancestry or heritage.
Deadline: March
Value: Varies
How to Apply:  Students are encouraged to apply through GBC Awards  https://gbcawards.georgebrown.ca/STARS/  

BUSINESS

Estey Undergraduate Student Essay Competition 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded based on a research paper on business or accounting/finance ethics.
Value: $500 + travel expenses to Conference in Montreal
Deadline: March

FMI Ontario Chapter Scholarship
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student in a Finance related program, based on academic excellence, a 500 word essay on a selected topic, professional / internship experience, and community involvement.
Value: 5 x $2,500
Deadline: March

RBC Royal Bank Aboriginal Student Awards Program 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a First Nations (status or non-status, Inuit, or Métis) student in a Financial Services program, based on financial need and personal / academic achievement.
Value: $4,000 (renewable)
Deadline: May

Retail as a Career Scholarship Program 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a full or part-time student in a Business related program who is also working a full or part-time job in the retail industry, based on the evaluation of an application package and 500-700 word essay.
Value: 1 x $5,000;  25 x $1,000
Deadline: March

Robert E. Oliver Scholarship 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a Advertising or Marketing student based on academic transcript, community service and volunteer work, a letter of reference from your program coordinator, and the evaluation of a 350 word essay on why you should receive the award.
Value: $1,500
Deadline: February

COMMUNITY SERVICES

Aune Koivula Scholarship 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to an Early Childhood Education student of Finnish or Estonian descent based on academic proficiency.
Value: $2,000
Deadline: Ongoing
Download Application Here!

Early Childhood Education Qualifications Upgrade Program
Entrance 
Criteria: Awarded to employees of licensed child care home or centre based agency (presently or in the last eight months).  
Value: $2,500 to $5,200
Download Application Here!

ARTS AND DESIGN

First Nations, Inuit & Métis Post-Secondary Fine Arts Bursary Award 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to First Nations, Inuit, or Métis students in any creative arts or design program based on financial need, evidence of involvement and contribution to the aboriginal community, and evidence of suitability and commitment to field of study. Recipients will have demonstrated academic merit and performance, as well as talent and skill demonstrated through a work sample.
Value: Varies
Deadline: April-June

Geritol Follies Bursary Fund
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student who completed high school in Hamilton or Burlington based on financial need and academic merit.
Value: Varies

 HEALTH SCIENCES

Aboriginal Health Careers Bursary and Scholarship Awards
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to First Nations (status or non-status), Inuit or Métis students in health science programs of at least two years duration who have demonstrated financial need while excelling academically (GPA > 80%) and being involved in their community. Recipients will show suitability and commitment to their field of study.
Value: Varies
Deadline: April-June

Education Trust Fund of the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a first or second year Practical Nursing student based on an application package consisting of a 750 word essay and a letter of support from a Nursing faculty member.
Value: $750
Deadline: October

Kirshenblatt Memorial Scholarships, The 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student in Gerontology, BScN, or RPN based on an application form that includes two references.
Value: $2,000
Deadline: March

RBC Foundation Internationally Educated Nurses Fund
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to students with International Nursing credentials to gain additional education in order to meet the requirements to become a Registered Nurse in Ontario, based on financial need.
Value: $1,000 (renewable)
Deadline: Dec. 11 (January Entry)
Sopman Humanitarian Award
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing student who has been at a clinical placement at the University Health Network based on excellence in the art and science of humanitarian care, above average interpersonal skills, compassion and support while providing patient care, and clinical and academic excellence.
Value: $1,000
No application required

Annie Kirshenblatt Memorial Scholarship & Shoshana Philipp (Kirshenblatt) R.N. Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: To be eligible for these scholarships, applicants must be enrolled in courses or conducting research projects within programs that:

  • are related to the field of Gerontology
  • lead to a certificate, diploma or degree, and
  • are offered by a Canadian college or university that is affiliated with the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada.

For more information, please call 416 597-3422 (ext. 3117) or visit: http://www.torontorehab.com/Education---Learning/Scholarships-And-Awards.aspx
Deadline: March

HOSPITALITY

Canadian Association of Foodservice Professionals Bursaries 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students in the Culinary or Hospitality fields, based on financial need, academic proficiency, work experience within the industry and commitment to that industry.
Value: $1,000.00
Deadline: February

Canadian Hospitality Foundation Scholarships
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students in the Culinary or Hospitality fields, based on a variety of criteria.
Value: Varies ($1,000.00 to $3,500.00)
Deadline: June 13
College Entrance Scholarship
Hospitality/Hotel/Tourism Scholarship
Culinary (1-year) Scholarship
Ontario Hostelry Institute Scholarships 

Entrance and In-Course
Criteria: Varies
Value: Varies
Deadline: April

Spirit of Hospitality Scholarships
Entrance
Criteria: Awarded to students in their final year of high school who are entering a Culinary or Hospitality program, based on passion for their field of study, financial need, academic achievement, work experience, and extracurricular participation.
Value:  3 x $500;  2 x $1,000;  1 x $1,500

 TECHNOLOGY

Apprenticeship Completion Grant
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to Registered Apprentices in Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program Trades who complete their Apprentice training. 
Value: $2,000
Deadline: June

Apprenticeship Incentive Grant  
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a Registered Apprentice in an Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program Trade who is registered with an employer or equivalent organization and is able to show progress in his or her program by completing the first or second level / block.
Value: $1,000 / year
Deadline: June

Apprentice Scholarship
Criteria: Awarded to a student less than 25 years of age, who left school prior to completing the academic requirements for registering in a trade.  Recipients will be committed to achieving the necessary academic requirements within one year, demonstrate an interest in the skilled trades, and complete his or her academic upgrading.
Value: $1,000
To register for this program, please contact your local apprenticeship office.

AACE Canada Competitive Scholarships
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a Construction Science and Management degree program student in second year or higher who has excellent academic performance and is involved in extracurricular activities.
Value: $750 - $3,000

Canadian Association of Women in Construction 
In-Course
 Criteria: Awarded to a female student in a Centre for Advanced Building Technologies program based on financial need, leadership activities and a career objective in the construction industry. 
Value: $1,000.00
Deadline: April 30

Carole and George Fletcher Foundation Awards Scholarships, The
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a second year applied science or engineering technology student based on academic excellence.
Value: $350

CCTT / Manulife Scholarship 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded by lottery to a student in an Engineering or Applied Science program whose parent is a CCTT (Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists) constituent member. 
Value: $1,000

David L. Squires Foundation Scholarship 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a Computers student in second year or higher based on financial need and academic achievement.
Value: $1,000
Apply Here!

E. Wayne Kay Community College Scholarship 
Entrance or In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student in a manufacturing or related program based on academic merit (a 3.0 GPA or more).
Value: $1,000
Deadline: February

Future Environmental Professionals Scholarship
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students pursuing environmentally-related engineering and/or science programs, based on academic proficiency and dedication to their profession and the environment.
Value: $5,000.00
Deadline: January

Guelph Women in Networking
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a female, full-time student, in at least second year, in a “non-traditional” program of at least 30 weeks in duration. The award is based on academic merit. Recipient will be a permanent resident of Wellington County.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: May

Heidi Thiessen Memorial Award for Student Writing
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a full-time student based on skill in technical writing.
Value: $200 - $1,000
Deadline: January

Make it Right Scholarships and Bursaries
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to ten male and ten female students based on academic excellence and commitment to a career in residential construction and renovation.
Value: $1,500
Deadline: August

Out on Bay Street Scholarship
Criteria: The Awards are available to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer & Ally (LGBTQA) students which include; but are not limited to, students in:

  • A public or private institution for a post-secondary program,
  • A graduate, post-graduate or other accredited degree program

Such recipients have:

  • Exemplified leadership, at minimal, in the LGBTQ community.
  • Demonstrated the ability to be personally and academically successful

Application: For application details, please visit: http://outonbayst.org/initiatives/scholarship/ Open New Browser Window
Deadline: July 31, 2013
Value: $2500 per award

OOWA Scholarship 
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to T164 – Civil Engineering Technology Students who intern or work in the onsite industry, based on academic excellence.
Value: $600.00

Orvil L. Davie Bursary Award
In-Course 
Criteria: Awarded to a student in a program related to Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration based on financial need.
Value: $1,000
Deadline: February and November
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RONA bursary for the future
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to students in the last year of a Construction program, based on academic excellence.
Value: $1,000.00
Deadline: March 15th

Terry O’Banion Student Technology Award  
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a student in an IT program who is working towards a career in technology and in financial need.
Value: $5,000
Deadline: February
University Women’s Club Heritage Fund Bursary
In-Course
Criteria: Awarded to a female student in an apprenticeship program based on financial need and the desire to advance in education and improve career potential.
Value: $600
Deadline: Oct. 30

Canadian Association of Women in Construction Bursary
Criteria: Bursaries are offered to women students in post-secondary institutions who aspire to careers in construction related fields and have not previously received the Bursary. Qualifications are based on the following criteria:

  • Applicant must be female
  • Completion of at least the first year of a diploma or degree program at a college or university in Ontario and full-time enrolment in the continuing year.
  • Clear career objectives relating to the construction industry
  • Evidence of financial need
  • Leadership qualities and involvement in community activities
  • Interest in activities that further the advancement of women in construction
  • Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status

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Deadline: March
Value: $1,500

Hays Specialist Recruitment Scholarship
Criteria: Those in the Construction diploma programs in their final year, and those in their 2nd last year or graduating year in the Construction Management degree program will be considered by submitting the following:

  • Resume
  • One (1) page submission answering the following three (3) questions: Why you took the construction program, a description of a key aspect from your learning thus far that has had impact on you and a description about your career plans and goals.

Process: Students will apply via the marketing@hays.ca email account – including subject heading: Hays Construction Scholarship
Deadline: April
Value: 2, $500 scholarships and Job placement/advisory services by a Hays expert consultant

Financial Assistance Office:

St. James Campus:
Location: 200 King St. E., Student Service Centre
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
416-415-5000 Ext. 2476

Casa Loma Campus:
Location: 160 Kendal Ave., in the Student Service Centre
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
416-415-5000 Ext. 2476

Ryerson Campus:
Location: 99 Gerard St. E., Room 611 - The Sally Horsfall Eaton Centre
Hours: Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
416- 415-5000 Ext. 2960

Waterfront Campus:
Location: 51 Dockside Drive, Concourse Level
Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
416-415-5000 Ext. 2476