Scholarships, Awards, Bursaries

The Scholarship Report

Student Services subscribes to an online resource, “The Scholarship Report,” that contains a wealth of information regarding scholarships, awards, and bursaries. A hard copy is available for perusal in the Scholarship Binder in Student Services.

Any new Scholarship/Bursary/Awards information received throughout the year will be handled as follows:

  • Information will be conveyed during morning announcements.
  • The website will be updated.
  • Photocopies of scholarship information received via Canada Post will be placed in the scholarship binder.
  • Click here for information on numerous selected scholarships and awards. These scholarships have been sorted based on criteria for ease of research

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Key websites to access for information:

  • ScholarshipsCanada.com. Fill in your profile and be matched to scholarships in their database
  • OSAP – estimate how much money you will be eligible for through OSAP
  • Use Aeroplan or TD Points from the Travel Rewards Program to  help pay for your education through HigherEdPoints
  • Scholarship-grants.org – various listings of college, university and institutional scholarships sorted into various groupings such as:
    top ranking universities, categories i.e. high school seniors, women, etc.), by deadline, by province
  • findmyscholarships.com – created by students for students.  Their goal is to help all Canadian Students find external scholarships in Canada.
  • dosomething.org – The “dosomething” website listed has a particular emphasis on social justice and related causes, as opposed to academics.
  • http://www.canlearn.ca/ Government of Canada Student Financial Assistance homepage
  • Scholartree.ca – 100% free to students, where scholarships are updated everyday

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  • yconic.com – links and information on numerous scholarships (this is the site for studentawards.com)

2019/2020 Scholarship, Bursary, Award information

If you are applying for any scholarships/bursaries listed below, please inform Mrs. Pietrobon-Flynn.  If you would like information on last years scholarships, please click the following (LINK)

 

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Scholarship Important Information

Deadline

Sept 6, 2019 Loran Scholars Foundation Based on character, service, and leadership.

Renewable for up to four years, with a total value of $100,000. Each Loran Award includes:

  • An annual stipend of $10,000
  • A matching tuition waiver from one of 25 partner universities
  • Personal mentorship from a Canadian leader
  • Access to our network and up to $10,000 in funding for summer internships in three different sectors
  • An orientation expedition through Algonquin Park
  • Annual retreats and scholar gatherings

Nomination packages are available in Student Services and are due to Mrs. Pietrobon-Flynn by Wednesday, September 25 at 3:00. Students who do not wish to be sponsored can apply to the “direct pool” (deadline October 24th). Please view their website for more information and online application:

Loran Scholar Activity Record

WORD version / PDF Version 

 Oct 17, 2019
Website Link http://www.loranscholar.ca/
Sept 19, 2019 Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs Offers financial assistance to students in need who show integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Student must be involved in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Student must be graduating in the spring/summer and attending a bachelor program next fall. Minimum average of 65% required. Online registration required.  Oct 25, 2019
Website Link www.horatioalger.ca/en/scholarships/
Sept 23, 2019 Schulich Leader Scholarships  Student must be nominated; 1 nomination per school. For students enrolling in STEM programs at a partner university. Nominees must meet 2 of the 3 criteria: 1) Academic Excellence 2) Leadership 3) Financial Need. *Note: Nominees must not be planning a career as a medical practitioner. Application packages are available in Student Services or can be completed using the link below.

Nomination Package due – November 29, 2019 by 3:00 pm

Application due – January 29, 2020 by 3:00pm

Schulich Leader Nominee Application (PDF, WORD)

 Nov 29, 2019

Jan 29, 2020

Website Link www.schulichleaders.com
Oct 23, 2019 The Cover Guy
  • $1,000
  • Student must be enrolled in a program at a university, college or trade school in Canada or the United States
  • The applicant must submit an article consisting of 500-1000 words about his/her experience with hot tubs, backyard experiences, how hot tubs improve life, etc…
  • See the website for more information:
 July 1, 2020
Website Link https://www.thecoverguy.com/en-ca/the-cover-guy-annual-scholarship/
Oct 28, 2019 Queen’s Chancellor’s Award This is the date nomination forms are due in Student Services. BR can nominate a maximum of 2 students. See attached for nomination form or pick one up in Student Services beginning Oct. 29. Students must demonstrate considerable leadership experiences, meaningful volunteer work, and have an average of 90% or higher.

Application due – November 5, 2019

2019 Queen’s University Chancellor Nomination Form (WORD, PDF)

 Nov 5, 2019
Website Link https://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/admission-awards/major-admission-awards
Oct 31, 2019 Burger King Scholar Requirements:

  • Have a strong academic record with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.5.
  • Must be active in the community: volunteering, sports, clubs, religious organizations
  • Be a high school senior, BURGER KING® employee, spouse/domestic partner or child of an employee
 Dec 15, 2019
Website Link https://bk-scholars.com/
Nov 19, 2019 Terry Fox Humanitarian Award To be considered for the Award, applicants must meet be:

  • In good academic standing.
  • Canadian citizens or landed immigrants.
  • Students graduating from high school or students who have completed high school
  • Involved in voluntary humanitarian activities (for which they have not been compensated).
  • Planning to or are already studying towards their first university degree or diploma at a Canadian post-secondary institution
  • Online application
  • 3 referees needed
  • Transcript required
  • $28,000 over 4 years
 Feb 1,  2020
Website Link https://terryfoxawards.ca/applicant-information/

 

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