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Please note due dates and criteria for scholarships in posts below!
The Legacy Scholarship Program
The Legacy Scholarship Program includes several scholarships
Criteria include demonstrating financial need through OSAP; demonstrating an overall 70% average for program required courses; be nominated by their school. In the application, students need to demonstrate extra-curricular involvement, community service and leadership initiatives. See the sample application below and follow the link to the scholarship website. See your guidance counselor if you have questions.
ScholarTree – database for making scholarships more accessible to students
ScholarTree is committed to helping reduce student debt in Canada by making scholarship more accessible. Most people don’t realise how many scholarships are awarded early in the school year. ScholarTree.ca has $997,500 worth of scholarships that are currently accepting applications. Students can find which scholarships are best fit for them by signing up at ScholarTree.ca.
To help with students prepare and transition to post-secondary life we have launched the ScholarTree Blog. University students write the blog because we want the information to be as relevant to current student life as possible. The main areas of focus for the blog are:
- Student Life: general advice and hacks
- Scholarship Tips
- Entrepreneurial Spotlight: stories about students starting their startup or not for profit
- How to: tips for applying and getting into prestigious programs
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Loran Scholarship: Integrity, Service and Leadership
Due Date: Oct. 10, 2018 – School Sponsored Application due to Guidance
IMPORTANT: If you wish to be considered as a sponsored candidate, you must inform your guidance counsellor and have the application form completed by OCT. 10th (Wednesday)
Oct. 24, 2018 – Direct Pool Applications (not school sponsored)
Numerous awards of varying amounts up to $100, 000
Minimum cumulative average of 85%
Application process : loranscholar.ca/apply
General website: website: www.loranscholar.ca
ScholarTree : Budget Tool and Scholarship update
ScholarTree has designed and made available an excel budget tool that can be used as you look ahead to next year. Check it out!
Also check out more scholarship/bursary opportunities at ScholarTree.ca
Canadian Labour Congress and United Way Canada Post- Secondary Sholarships
Due Date: June 1, 2018
- Member or child of member of the Canadian Labour Congress (can be affiliate member/family member)
- Enrolled in 1st yea post-secondary program
- brief resume
- essay demonstrating labour/community on topic outlined in application
Information and application: http://canadianlabour.ca/scholarship