UNIVERSITY-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS

UNIVERSITY-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS

 

Students: If a scholarship's deadline is outdated, please visit the scholarship's website for current information. Ensure that you prepare all required materials well in advance and submit these by the current year deadline.

 

SEPTEMBER - DECEMBER DEADLINES
                  
 
OCT 15/14  UVIC Bursaries -  The University of Victoria awards over 3.9 million dollars in Entrance, Transfer and in-Course Bursaries.  Bursaries are non-refundable awards based on financial need and reasonable academic standing.  A student who has completed the Online General Bursary Application will be considered for all applicable awards.  There are two opportunities to apply for the general bursary each year. The deadlines to apply are June 1 for the Summer Session (May to August) and October 15 for the Winter Session (September to April).  There are some exceptional bursaries requiring a separate application which is available directly from the appropriate Athletic Coach, Faculty, School or Department. To learn more Uvic's bursaries, how to apply and view a list of the exceptional bursaries visit: http://registrar.uvic.ca/safa/bursaries/bursaryinformation.html    
 

 

OCT/14 Wilfred Laurier Laurier Donor Supported Bursary Program Application Deadline -  These bursaries are separate from the Laurier General Tuition Bursary program. Not all eligible candidates will receive funding through the donor supported bursary program. These funds are granted to the candidates who meet all of the stated criteria for each opportunity, and demonstrate the highest financial need, based on the completion of the financial statement which is included in the online student profile:  http://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2548&p=19387

 

NOV 6/15 - University of Toronto National Scholarship Program Deadline
National Scholars - The National Scholarship covers tuition and incidental fees for four years, provides full residence support in first year, and includes an additional, renewable monetary award based on individual financial circumstances. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto.
Arbor Scholars (Runners Up) - Finalists not designated as National Scholars receive Arbor Scholarships. These scholarships are renewable and have a value of $6,000 in the first year and $1,500 per year for three additional years of undergraduate study. The scholarship is tenable only at the University of Toronto.
Please read the application instructions carefully students must arrange for a letter of reference. Please have someone in your school or community write a confidential reference letter supporting your application. You must supply the name of your referee and his/her institutional email address on your application form. Once you’ve submitted your application, an email will be sent to your referee with instructions for submitting the reference online. UofT strongly recommends contacting your referee well before submitting your application, to allow him/her ample time to prepare and submit a reference letter. Referees will have until one week after the application deadline to submit a letter of reference.
Submit your online application by Friday, November 6, 2015. Once you have submitted your application, you will not be able to make any further changes. You will receive a confirmation email after submitting your application.

 

NOV 7/14: University of Toronto National Scholarship Program Deadline - Ten awards
will be given and will cover tuition and incidentals for a period of 4 years,residence support in the first year and includes additional renewable monetary award (based on financial need). Finalists not selected will receive Arbor Scholarships of $5,000 renewable at $1,500 for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th years.
For more information and an application visit: www.adm.utoronto.ca/ns or contact Beth Lebans at 416-978-7960

 

Queens Admission Awards Program:  Queens financial assistance consists of two primary categories: merit-based scholarships and need-based bursaries and awards. Some are awarded automatically and some require a separate application.  See website for details:  www.queensu.ca/studentawards/financial-assistance/admission-scholarships-bursaries-and-awards
Students are encouraged to apply for any scholarship, bursary, or award where they believe they meet the eligibility criteria:  http://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/financial-assistance/admission-scholarships-bursaries-and-awards/eligibility-and-award-average 
Major Admission Awards:  Candidates must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.  Must demonstrate academic excellence (cumulative average of 90% or equivalent) throughout high school and be entering the first year of a full-time undergraduate degree program at Queen's to qualify for the following two awards:
        -NOV 6/15 - Queens Chancellor Scholarship In-School Deadline -  Total value $36,000, renewable for 3 subsequent years (4 years total) provided a GPA of 3.5 is achieved in a full course load each year.
Queens Chancellor's Scholarship requires an In-School Nomination.  The deadline to request a nomination by your school may be different than advertised, please contact your Counsellor or Career Advisor for details.
        -DEC 1/15Queens Bank of Montreal Awards (non-nominated) - Total Value $40,000, renewable for 3 subsequent years (4 years total) provided a GPA of 3.5 is achieved in a full course load each year.  S Students may submit their own application by December 1/15.  
Students may apply for both these awards, depending on the criteria, by submitting a single Major Admission Award Application.  If financial need is a criterion of a major admission award students must submit an Admission Bursary Application in addition to the Major Admission Award Application. The Admission Bursary Application will be available on your SOLUS Student Center.
Both types of scholarship applications must be received by the Student Awards Office by December 1, 2015.  
For the application form, instructions and frequently asked questions see:  www.queensu.ca/studentawards/financial-assistance/admission-scholarships-bursaries-and-awards/major-admission-awards.

 

DEC 1/13 -Queen's University Major Admission Awards Deadline
Students who demonstrate superior academic ability (average of 90% or greater), original and creative thinking, involvement in school or community activities, and proven leadership qualities may apply for one of the major admission awards. Financial need is also a consideration for some of the awards. Out of the seven awards, 2 are applicable to Richmond resident students; QueensChancellor's Scholarship (requires an additional school nomination) and the Queens Bank of Montreal Award:

 

DEC 1/13Queens Bank of Montreal Awards (non-nominated) - Students may submit their own application by December 1/13.
Students may apply for both these awards, depending on the criteria, by submitting a single Major Admission Award Application.  If financial need is a criterion of a major admission award students must submit an Admission Bursary Application in addition to the Major Admission Award Application. The Admission Bursary Application will be available on your SOLUS Student Center.
Both types of scholarship applications must be received by the Student Awards Office by December 1, 2013.  
Complete application package and instructions:      

 

DEC 5/14  Carleton University High School Essay Contest
Win $500 (runner up $250) by writing an essay on the following question: What are the advantages of combining the study of the humanities and the sciences?  All high school students are eligible.   The essay must be no  more than 1000 words in length, and must be uploaded.  For details, see the following:   http://carleton.ca/bhum/wp-content/uploads/2014-Bachelor-of-Humanities-Essay-Contest.jpg  To learn more about the Bachelor of Humanities at Carleton, visit:  www.carleton.ca/bhum

 

DEC 10/14  UBC Major Entrance Scholarship
The Major Entrance Scholarship (MES) program offers a one-time award of approximately $5,000 and renewable awards of up to $40,000 payable over four years.  These scholarships recognize students who excel across the board and who have demonstrated academic and leadership achievements in the arts, community, athletics, and school. Applications are now open for the 2014-15 academic year.  Students will be automatically considered for a Major Entrance Scholarship if they apply to UBC through the online application by December 10, 2014. This is the only way to apply for a Major Entrance Scholarship. The information that Canadian applicants submit in their Academic Profile and Personal Profile sections of the online application will be used for admissions and for consideration for the Major Entrance Scholarship.  This includes paying the admission fee and submitting grade 11 and 12 marks as requested in the online application.  For more information visit: http://you.ubc.ca/tuition-scholarships/canadian-scholarships/major-entrance/

 

DEC 15/13 University of Calgary Competitive High School Awards Application Deadline - These include the Chancellor's Club Scholarship, Schulich School of Engineering and new for 2014,  Leader in Health Sciences Awards.  Criteria:  These awards have specific criteria that you must meet to be eligible to apply. Please read the award details and criteria before applying:  http://ucalgary.ca/studentfinance/awards/prospective/high   

 

              
DEC 15/13 (early deadline) & MAR 1/14 (final deadline)- University of Calgary Awards & Bursaries based on Academic Merit, Financial Need or Extra-Curricular Activities Application Deadlines - The University of Calgary offers scholarships and bursaries to students applying to the University on the basis of their high school grades.  Value: $500 - $7,500.  Open to students entering first year in an undergraduate degree program in the Fall Term. Students entering the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program or the English for Academic Purposes + Degree program are not eligible for these awards, and should apply prior to entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program. The scholarship average is based on the final grades of five Grade 11 courses (or the final grades of five Grade 12 courses, if available).
There are two deadlines for the High School Awards competition:
EARLY DEADLINE: December 15, 2013. Students who apply by the early deadline are considered for all high school awards including Chancellor's Club Scholarships, Seymour Schulich Academic Excellence Scholarships, Seymour Schulich Community Service/Entrepreneurial Awards and BHSc Scholarships.
FINAL DEADLINE: March 1, 2014. Students who apply between December 16, 2013 and March 1, 2014 are considered for all high school awards excluding Chancellor's Club Scholarships, Seymour Schulich Academic Excellence Scholarships, Seymour Schulich Community Service/Entrepreneurial Awards and BHSc Scholarships.

 

         

 

JANUARY - MARCH DEADLINES

 

JAN 15/13 -Emily Carr Entrance Scholarships deadline- a limited number of scholarships are available to students beginning their studies at the University.
BC Secondary Entrance Scholarship - each in the amount of full tuition for studying in the Foundation Year
International Entrance Scholarships - ranging from $2,000 to 5,000
A separate application for these scholarships are not required students will be selected automatically based on their academic artistic merit.

 

JAN 25/16 @ 11 59pm EST University of Guelph Entrance Scholarships
These 12 scholarships are considered the University of Guelph's most prestigious undergraduate awards. Students with an outstanding academic record, who have made significant contributions to their schools and their communities, who have demonstrated innovative and unique approaches to implementing change and/or bringing about improvements to life, and who demonstrate the greatest potential to be future leaders are invited to apply. These scholarships will be allocated as president's Scholarships, Lincoln Alexander Scholarships, David Mirvish Chancellor's Scholarship and Chancellor's Scholarship. You are eligible to apply if you:
  • Are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada
  • Are entering the first semester of any degree program at the University of Guelph or the University of Guelph-Humber
  • Have not previously attended a post-secondary institution
  • Have at least a 90% admission average
  • Have made significant leadership contributions to your school and/or community.

 

JAN 31/16 - SFU Major Entrance Scholarship Document Deadline - Deadline to submit required documents, references, grades etc.
FEB 15/16 - MES applicants must self-report their grades by February 15, 2016.
Students who have applied for admission to the Fall term may apply for the Major Entrance Scholarship (MES) Competition. To be eligible, regular high school applicants must have a minimum admissions average of 90% for the Faculty they have applied to (not rounded up) and IB diploma applicants must have a minimum of 31 IB points. MES winners will be announced in April through to the end of May.  See website for instructions and an application form:    www.sfu.ca/students/financialaid/entrance/canadianhs/es-appreq.html
OTHER ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS, BURSARIES AND AWARDS:
Automatic Entrance Scholarships - SFU offers automatic entrance scholarships which recognize high academic achievement.  Students who apply for admission will automatically be considered.  See Website for details:   www.sfu.ca/content/sfu/students/financialaid/entrance/canadianhs/es-noapp.html
Entrance Bursaries recognize students with academic performance/potential and high financial need.  A minimum average of 80% is required.  Application required, see website for deadlines and details:  www.sfu.ca/students/financialaid/entrance/canadianhs/eab-appreq.html
Other Awards:  Deadlines and criteria varies, please see website for details:  www.sfu.ca/content/sfu/students/financialaid/entrance/canadianhs/ea-other.html 

 

JAN 31/15 - deadline for the UBC Entrance Awards. These awards are intended for academically qualified students who would not be able to attend UBC without significant financial assistance. Please note that there are two separate application forms for our two campuses, and that students are eligible to apply to both. For information see:  http://you.ubc.ca/tuition-scholarships/entrance-award/

 

UBC General Bursaries -Bursaries are non-repayable awards that are designed to help fill a student's "unmet need" which is the gap between assessed financial need and available government assistance.  To be eligible students must have applied for a student loan and have an unmet need for the same session.  The bursary application is separate from the student loan application and has a separate deadline.  Please visit  https://you.ubc.ca/ubc/vancouver/bursary.ezc for details.     

 

Lakehead University Entrance Scholarships & Awards - Lakehead University offers a variety of scholarships and awards for undergraduate students.  Many of these awards require a separate application and stay open until they are filled.  Please visit their website for a complete listing and application details:

 

       
York University Awards & Scholarships - York offers a variety of scholarships, bursaries and awards based on merit and or financial need.  Some are awarded automatically and some require a separate application.  See the details below,
Scholarships Awarded Automatically Based On Academic Performance:  http://futurestudents.yorku.ca/financialsupport/scholarshipcdn_auto
FEB 1/13- Scholarships that require an application:  http://futurestudents.yorku.ca/financialsupport/scholarshipcdn_app    

 

FEB 1/16  UBC Centennial Scholars Entrance Award
Are you a Canadian student (citizens and permanent residents) hoping to attend UBC but not sure how you’ll finance it? If so, you may want to apply for a UBC Centennial Scholars Entrance Award. These awards assist students who are academically qualified, but would not be able to attend without significant financial assistance.  The awards – which can either be a one-time amount or an amount awarded every year for four years – range in value up to $40,000. They are for students on both UBC’s Okanagan and Vancouver campuses and are available to both incoming high-school students and post-secondary transfer students transferring to their first undergraduate degree.  In celebration of UBC’s centennial, additional awards have been included this year.  The application is due by February 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm PST.  The application (Vancouver and Okanagan) is available at:  http://you.ubc.ca/tuition-scholarships/entrance-award/
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FEB 1/15- Western's National Scholarship Program 'In-school' deadline
-Five (5) President's Entrance Scholarships valued at $65,000
-Three (3) International President's Entrance Scholarships valued at $50,000. These scholarships are reserved for international students (not Canadian citizens or Permanent residents of Canada)
-Up to 15 Faculty Entrance Scholarships valued at $30,000
-One (1) Beryl Ivey Continuing Entrance Award valued at $64,000
-Up to 50 National Merit Awards valued at $2,000
As part of the application process, students are required to obtain a nomination from their school.  Each school can nominate up to four (4) students.  All applicants must have obtained a minimum overall academic average of 90% on all Grade 12 courses.  The Beryl Ivey Continuing Entrance Award has a financial need component. For details visit:www.registrar.uwo.ca/student_finances/scholarships_awards/national_scholarship_program.html  Questions?  Contact Norma Merino 1-519-661-2111 ext 85958 or email:  nmerino@uwo.ca  To be considered for nomination, submit a completed scholarship/reference letter form to your scholarship representative/counsellor by the 'in-school' deadline date. *Submission deadlines to be considered for nomination may vary between schools.  See your School Counsellor or Scholarship Committee Representative for your in-school deadline.                                                                                                                            

 

 University of Alberta Scholarships -  University of Alberta has a variety of entrance scholarships.  Some are awarded automatically and others require a separate application.  See the information below,
Academic Excellence Award - All high school entrance students with a final admission average of 85% or higher will be automatically considered and guaranteed Academic Excellence Scholarship funding.   Value: over $6 million offered in scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $6,000. Values vary depending on final admission average and faculty. View the Academic Excellence Scholarship Details page for more information on these award values: https://registrar.sitecore.ualberta.ca/Scholarships-and-Awards/Academic-Excellence-Scholarship-Details.aspx
Scholarships That Require A Separate Application:
MAR 5/13 - Entrance Scholarship Distinction Award (up to $6,000) & Entrance Leadership Award (up to $20,000) -see website for details:  http://www.registrarsoffice.ualberta.ca/en/Scholarships-and-Awards/Entrance-Awards.aspx

 

FEB 1/15 - Queens Other Merit Based Awards Deadline - See website for specific award criteria:   http://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/financialassistance/admissionscholarships/other.html

 

FEB 22/16 - TRIUMF High School Fellowship Program In-School Deadline - TRIUMF's high school fellowship program offers fellowships to graduating secondary students entering their first undergraduate year at a recognized post-secondary institution.  The fellowship includes an award of $3,000 and a six-week summer research experience at TRIUMF.  The intent of TRIUMF's high school fellowship program is to motivate graduating students with a passionate interest in science to pursue a career in the sciences, especially physics.  Each secondary school is eligible to nominate a maximum of two students (more with permission). The student must have completed both Physics 11 and 12 (or Physics B Advanced Placement) upon graduation; and chemistry is also recommended.  As well, the student must be entering the first year of a full-time degree program within the sciences, engineering or mathematics at a recognized post-secondary institution in the year of nomination. The post-secondary institution does not need to be in Canada. Please contact TRIUMF if unsure about specific programs eligible for support.  The nomination forms and letters of reference must arrive in electronic format at TRIUMF by Friday, March 31, 2016. The winners of the fellowship will be announced in May.  See website for complete instructions and contact info:  www.triumf.ca/outreach/high-school-fellowship  

 

Feb 20/15- Huron University College Scholarships Deadline -
Huron Automatic Entrance Scholarships (no application required) - Scholarships range from 3,000 to $10,000 over 4 years depending on a students average. To qualify students must achieve a final admission average of 80% or better.  Scholarships will be calculated based on the students' final admission average for the program to which they are admitted.
Hellmuth Scholarship (application required) - Up to ten scholarships each valued at $30,000 (over 4 years).  To qualify students normally have a midterm average of 90% or better and outstanding achievement in volunteer/community service, athletic, the arts and/or student life. Applications available at:  www.huronuc.ca/FS/MoneyMatters/Scholarships                   

 

            

 

FEB 28/15  Black Press Scholarship for Business Applicants
A $5,000 Black Press Business Scholarship is available to high school, transfer and continuing students entering the University of Victoria Gustavson School of Business in September 2014. Awards will be based on academic merit, leadership and a demonstrated desire to make a positive difference in the world. To be eligible, you must apply to the BCom program and have submitted all scholarship documents to UVic. The scholarship deadline is February 28, 2014. Visithttp://www.uvic.ca/gustavson/undergraduate/future/tuition/blackpress/index.php for more information.

 

U VIC Engineering Bursary
The University of Victoria, Faculty of Engineering, is pleased to announce a new Bursary. The Maurice William Summerhayes Memorial Bursaries, valued at $20,000, will be awarded to studentS (one or more), with an outstanding academic record, entering an undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering.  Preference is given to those students who have completed their secondary school studies...in order of preference, on Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, or in Canada.  Students who would like to be considered for this and other bursaries, must complete a bursary application, available on-line from the Student Awards and Financial Aid Office    

 

MAR 1/16  Ryerson University ~ General Entrance Scholarships Program Fall 2016 application deadline
~President’s 'International Entrance' Scholarship
Ryerson U recently announced their new President’s International Entrance Scholarship, valued at $40,000 CDN (Total), $10,000 CDN (Annual Amount). This award for international students...6 awards.
~President's National Entrance Scholarship
$40,000 (Total Value),  $10,000 (Annual Amount)...6 awards.
~International Secondary School Student Merit Scholarships
For applicants entering Canada on a Study Permit.  Award value:  $5,000...7 scholarships.
~Terence Grier Entrance Scholarship
Full tuition for first-year only (not renewable)...One award.

 

     
MAR 1/16   Quest University Financial Aid & Scholarship application deadline
Quest University in Squamish, BC, offers both need-based financial aid and merit- based scholarships to qualified students. You may submit an application for one, or both of these types of aid.  Email to:  admissions@ questu.ca. In order to be eligible for both financial aid and scholarship, you must submit all required parts of this application package...(need and merit-based).  If you wish to apply for only financial aid or scholarship, submit only the parts of this application relevant to that type of award.   www.questu.ca/financial    If you have further questions contact:   financial.aid@questu.ca.

 

MAR 1/16  Thompson Rivers University - Alvin & Lydia Grunert $30,000 Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship (new)
One scholarship of $30,000 will be awarded annually to an entering student to recognize documented exemplary leadership and community service, combined with solid academic performance based on secondary school averages in core subjects. The scholarship is $7,500 annually renewable over four years.   This scholarship is offered as a cash award. Once tuition and fees are paid, the remainder each term is paid in cash for book and living fees.   For this application and others in this category, use the general TRU entrance scholarship application form.  Available in late December at:   http://www.tru.ca/awards/awards/entrance.html

 

University of Ottawa Admission Scholarships & Bursaries 2014-15
Renewable Admission Scholarships ($4,000 to $16,000) are offered automatically if admission average 80% or higher.
French Studies Bursary $4,000 ($1,000 per year) offered automatically if enrolled in a program taught in French or French Immersion, regardless of average.
MAR 1/14 - President's Scholarship Application Deadline (Renewable) - 6 awards of $7,500 per year and 18 awards of $1,500 to finalists.
MAR 1/14 - Chancellors's Scholarship Application Deadline (Renewable) - 6 awards of $6,500 per year and 18 awards of $1,500 to finalists
Please check website for eligibility and/or renewal criteria:  www.registrar.uottawa.ca/Default.aspx?tabid=4451   

 

   

 

MAR 1/14 - University of Calgary Admission Scholarships Deadline - Nearly $2.5 million in merit-based scholarships available each year.  No awards application required just apply for admission by March 1, 2014  If you are currently a high school student applying for admission to the University of Calgary in Fall 2014, you will be considered automatically for admission scholarships. The admission scholarships program is currently under review, and more details will be available later this fall.  Students entering the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program or the English for Academic Purposes + Degree program are not eligible for admission scholarships or competitive high school awards, and will be considered prior to entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the fall term only.

 

MAR 1/13  The Northern Exposure Award (UNBC)
The Northern Exposure Award will be provided to one full-time undergraduate student registered in the 2013-14 academic year. In receiving the award, you will attend UNBC and be exposed to northern experiences, broadcasting them as UNBC's campus correspondent.  It will be your job to live the adventure and share the experience through photos, video, and social media.
The award includes:
~One academic year (fall and winter semesters) of tuition
~Accommodation in the UNBC student residence
~A smartphone package for the 2013-14 academic year
~A $2000 credit in the Bookstore and with Food Services to offset the costs of books, course materials, and food.
Eligibility:  
A current or prospective student planning to enroll in the 2013-14 academic year as a full-time undergraduate student and live in residence.
Application details:
Your application will consist of a brief video (the "Video") submitted through www.unbc.ca/northernexposure that describe why you would be a successful campus correspondent, his/her storytelling and interpersonal skills, and personal interests related to the northern student experience. See the website for full details.  The deadline for applications for the Award is March 1, 2013.

 

MAR 15/15 - Dalhousie Entrance Scholarships - Students wishing to apply for Scholarships need to apply for admission with supporting documents and submit a
General Entrance Award Application with supporting documents by March 15.  

 

General Entrance Awards range from $500-$41,900.  Students must have a minimum 80% admission average calculated based upon the five required courses for the program to which the student has applied, OR; minimum 26 predicted/anticipated IB Diploma points.
Harrison McCain Scholarship/Bursary Application (deadline March 1/15) Four renewable scholarships of $16,000 ($4,000 per year) awarded based on leadership, character and financial need.  Same educational criteria (noted above) applies.

 

For full details and requirements see:   http://www.dal.ca/scholarships. (under prospective students)  Questions:  contact Kate Sommers, Assit Registrar - Awards:     902-494-1432 or email:  kate.somers@dal.ca                              17

 

Harrison McCain Scholarship/Bursary Application (deadline March 1/14Four renewable scholarships of $16,000 ($4,000 per year) awarded based on leadership, character and financial need.  
Same educational criteria (noted above) applies.

 

MAR 21/14 Registration deadline for schools to register for the Euclid Mathematics Contest. Visit the website for more detailswww.cemc.uwaterloo.ca
Visit UWaterloo website for more scholarship opportunities at:

 

MAR 23/15 McMaster Engineering Entrance Scholarships
Hatch Scholarships - two scholarships valued at $48,000 each are awarded annually ($12,000 per year) to exceptional students entering McMaster's Engineering 1 Program.
(New) Dean's Excellence Entrance Scholarships - Twenty-four scholarships valued at $7,500 each and four valued at $10,000 each, will be awarded to exceptional students entering Engineering 1, Computer Science 1, or Bachelor of Technology 1 programs.
Criteria includes: academic excellence, demonstrated leadership experience, and involvement in extra-curricular and/or volunteer activities.
For details and the online application form www.eng.mcmaster.ca/future/schol.html

 

MAR 31/15 - Capilano University Entrance Awards Deadline - Capilano University entrance awards recognize excellence in scholastic, athletic, and artistic achievement, as well as demonstrated commitment to community involvement and leadership endeavours.  Visit Capilano's website for entrance award descriptions, selection criteria and application instructions:  www.capilanou.ca/entrance-awards/                        22

 

MAR 31/14 - University of Ottawa Education Bursary Application Deadline (Renewable) - $4,000 ($1,000 per year)  Offered to students who demonstrate financial need.  Please check website for eligibility and/or renewal criteria:  www.registrar.uottawa.ca/Default.aspx?tabid=4451

 

 

APRIL - JUNE DEADLINES

 

APR 11/16 - Kwantlen Polytechnic University Major Entrance Scholarships & General Awards" application and document deadline.
The KPU Major Entrance Scholarships of $20,000 and $5000 in addition to the Donor Funded Entrance Awards are available for high school students entering Kwantlen for the first time. New this year is the Aboriginal Entrance $5000 Scholarship. Online applications are available through the Kwantlen self-service system. How to apply for a scholarship or award?
Step 1 - apply to Kwantlen at: http://www.kpu.ca/apply and receive a student number. You will need your interim report marks.
Step 2 - once you have a student number, check out the scholarship and awards website at: http://www.kpu.ca/entrance-scholarship

 

APR 15/15 McMaster Engineering Entrance Scholarships
Hatch Scholarship for Aboriginal Students - the scholarship valued at $32,000 ($8,000 per year) for a full time aboriginal student entering a McMaster Engineering Level 1 program
For details and the online application form www.eng.mcmaster.ca/future/schol.html

 

APR 17/13 -   Wilfred Laurier Entrance Bursary Application Deadline - An entrance bursary is a monetary award for full-time Year 1 students, based exclusively on financial need. It does not have to be repaid to the university
Entrance bursaries are only available to applicants who are Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents entering full-time Year 1 programs at Laurier with no previous attendance at another post-secondary educational institution (college or university).  Apply online:  www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2548&p=11919      
   

 

APR 18/14 - Capilano Entrance Awards & Bursaries -  Recognize excellence in scholastic, athletic, and artistic achievement, as well as demonstrated commitment to community involvement and leadership endeavours. Some entrance awards are by application and some entrance awards are through nomination by either the student's high school or by Capilano University.  See Capilano's Entrance Awards Brochure for details:  http://www.capilanou.ca/entrance-awards/               

 

MAY 1/15 UVic Specific Criteria Scholarship Deadline -  To be considered for entrance scholarships based on specific criteria students must complete the online entrance scholarship application found online at: http://www.uvic.ca/registrar/safa/entrance-scholarships/ between February 1 - May 1/15

 

JUN 30/15 - SFU Erm Fiorillo - Hal Davis CKNW Orphans' Fund Entrance Bursary Deadline - One bursary will be awarded annually, on the basis of demonstrated financial need, to an undergraduate student who is entering Simon Fraser University from a BC secondary school or college.  To be eligible, applicants must be a single parent. Regular secondary school applicants must have an admissions average of 80% (not rounded up), IB diploma applicants must have the IB diploma score required for admission.   Value: $24,000 ($3,000 x 8 installments over 4 year max)  For applications instructions visit:

JULY - AUGUST DEADLINES

 

JUL 1/13 for fall (Sept.) intake - Fairleigh Dickinson University Global Scholars Scholarship - Range from US$20,150 to $60,190 for a full program of study (130 credits); US$155 to US$463 per credit. The student must maintain a CGPA of at least 3.0 after one year (two semesters) of study.  Complete application procedure:  http://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=7229            

 

AUG 1/13 - Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity (University of Victoria Chapter) Scholarship Deadline - Five (5) scholarships valued at $500 will be awarded to graduating high school males who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, academics and/or athletics who are pursuing their education at the University of Victoria.  Proof of admission and academic performance is required, in addition to the submission of a 500 word essay.  Please see your Career Advisor for an application form.  Forms must be mailed to the Beta Tau Chapter of Delta Kappa Epsilon in Victoria and received by Aug. 1/13.   Questions, email Alexander Hermansson at:  president@dkevictoria.com.