External Scholarships & Bursaries


TERRY FOX HUMANITARIAN AWARD – This award, of up to 28,000, over four years is for students who demonstrate courage and humanitarianism.  Tenacity in the face of adversity, compassion, and a keen commitment to easing the suffering of others.  The Deadline is February 1st of every year. Click here for more information.

SCHULICH LEADER SCHOLARSHIPS awards 50 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) scholarships annually.  Speak to a guidance counsellor, the Nomination deadline is in January 2019. More information on how it works can be found at this link Access promotional poster.

Burger King Scholar. High school seniors can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards at www.burgerkingscholars.com.  Applications are open from Oct. 15 through to Dec. 15/18.  Being active in your community through volunteering, sports, clubs, and/or religious organisations is part of the criteria.


Be sure to check the website of the post-secondary institution you will be attending.

Note that this is not a complete list of everything that may be available.  Please conduct your own research into what you might be eligible for.

The Universities Canada website https://www.univcan.ca/  lists awards at this link  https://www.univcan.ca/programs-and-scholarships/scholarship-partners-canada/

Other websites that might be useful: scholarships-canada, grantme.ca,   https://yconic.com/money-for-school or there is also information on this site http://www.schoolfinder.com/  Another site to try, has some that Canadians are eligible to apply for, is  scholarshipguidance.com/

We have learned of a new site where students can create a profile and get matched to scholarships that they qualify for. Check out ScholarTree

University & College Scholarships

Universities and Colleges often offer scholarships to their students.  Please visit your university or college website (financial aid) to see what is offered and the deadlines to apply.

The Ontario government has information for OSAP and other options on this website.  https://www.ontario.ca/page/student-loans-grants-scholarships-and-bursaries

Ontario University scholarship information can be found by following the Finance tab at this link http://www.electronicinfo.ca/scholarships

Lakehead University  financing & budgeting https://www.lakeheadu.ca/studentcentral/financing-budgeting

University of Guelph    Guelph Scholarships

Huron at Western Scholarships

University of Manitoba Financial Awards



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