External organizations also provide assistance to our students. Students are encouraged to apply for these external awards, scholarships and/or bursaries. Application procedures and deadlines are specific to each one of these awards, so please confirm these details prior to applying.
Air and Waste Management Association - Ontario Section Scholarship
Two $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to two successful applicants in 2014. Applications are due to A&WMA OS by March 15, 2014.
View scholarship information here
National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) Financial Aid Portal
The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is pleased to announce the availability of its new financial aid portal for students with disabilities: www.DisabilityAwards.ca.
With the support of the Canada Student Loan Program and the Office for Disability Issues, NEADS has developed a site containing over 300 scholarships, awards and bursaries specifically for post-secondary students with disabilities.
NEON Lights Emerging Health Leader Scholarship
On behalf of the NEON Lights Chapter of the Canadian College of Health Leaders, please find attached the electronic poster for The Emerging Health Leader Scholarship. This scholarship was created by the Chapter executive to help recognize and support an emerging health leader within the Chapter’s jurisdiction (North Eastern Ontario and North Simcoe Muskoka) who demonstrates potential in health leadership. The winner of this competition will be awarded a $500 scholarship towards their studies, and an all expenses (registration, travel, and accommodation) paid trip to the National Health Leadership Conference. Applicants must be enrolled in a University or College health related or administration program. Please be advised that preference will be given to applicants who are NEON Lights Chapter members. The application deadline is March 15th, 2014.
Learn more here
Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association Scholarship
The Ontairo Wastewater Association is sponsoring an educational scholarship award to support student members or students of OOWA members who are enrolled in a post-secondary program and are within the returning years of their respective full time program. Deadline EXTENDED to February 15, 2014.
View more information about the Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association Scholarship
Ontario Power Generation John Wesley Beaver Memorial Award
Ontario Power Generation sponsors up to two awards which are available annually to qualified students, one female and one male, of Indigenous Ancestry (First Nations, Inuit and Métis). The Award is valued at $3,000 for College recipients and $5,000 for University recipients. All Ontario residents who are First Nations (status or non-status), Inuit or Métis, and enrolled in or registered to attend a full-time post secondary institution in Ontario are eligible to apply. Learn more here
Parts Canada Trans Can Entrance Awards
Awarded to a student entering Canadore College in his or her first year of a Skilled Trades program, who participated in or attended the 2013 Parts Canada Trans Can at Walton Raceway. Value $1,000.00
The Robert E. Oliver Award
Each year, ASC awards one $1,500 scholarship to a full-time post secondary student who is enrolled in an undergraduate advertising or marketing program at a Canadian university or college. Application forms can be found in the Financial Aid office. Deadline - February 28, 2014. More information
Ronald L. Lees Bursary
The bursary was established to ensure that adopted children in our Agency and across the province continue to benefit from the work Ron has promoted and supported in this area. His guidance and leadership have helped to create significant changes in the Child Welfare system, at a community and provincial level. More information
The Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Command Bursary
The Bursary Program is designed to assist students entering or continuing their post-secondary education, including courses and programs of a technical and vocational nature, outside of and beyond secondary school. Approved bursary assistance is not based upon scholastic but rather on the successful admission status to a post secondary institution or successful completion of one or more years leading to a recognized degree, diploma or certificate.
Applications can be picked up in the Admissions Office - Room C204, College Drive Campus
Shire Canada ADHD Scholarship Program
The Shire Canada ADHD Scholarship consists of a monetary prize of $1,500 to help with tuition in a recognized post-secondary institution in Canada, AND one year of personalized ADHD coaching provided by the Edge Foundation, a non-profit organization that specializes in ADHD coaching for students. The coaching services offered within the scope of the Program are worth an estimated $4,400 per person. Deadline - April 15, 2014
Storwell Foster Child Bursary
Storwell is offering an annual bursary of $2,000 in support of foster children to help them attend post-secondary schools and to offer a hand up as they make their way forward in life.
NOTE: The list of scholarships and bursaries was accurate at time of publishing. Canadore College reserves the right to modify or revoke awards without prior notice.