Schulich Leader Scholarship

Schulich Leader Scholarships are the largest and most prestigious undergraduate Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) scholarships in Canada, with a value of up to $100,000 each. This scholarship was established to encourage our best and brightest students to be the next generation of entrepreneurial-minded, technology innovators. Launched in 2011, 570 students have received this celebrated award – a top student can win from your school!EligibilitySchulich Leader Scholarships is open to all Canadian high schools and cégeps with graduating students planning to pursue an undergraduate degree in an eligible STEM program at one of our 20 partner universities. Every high school in Canada may nominate one student per academic year; cégeps may nominate up to four students. You must be nominated by Alpha for this award,

If you are interested in being nominated please let Ms. Gillam know by January 7th, 2022. 

Application closes January 26th, 2022.

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Beedie Luminaries Scholarship

Beedie Luminaries – Grade 12 Scholarship

Application closes January 13th, 2022

“We are looking for resilient BC students facing financial adversity who have the academic readiness to advance their education, achieve their dreams, and inspire others.”

Important components: Readiness, Grit, Creativity, Empathy

Our scholarship provides access to BC public universities, colleges and trade schools and enables promising Grade 12 BC students to achieve their dreams.

  • 110 scholarships offered in 2021
  • $40,000 per student / 4-year undergraduate degree
  • Up to $15,000 per student / 2-year college diploma/certificate or
    trade-school foundation programs
  • “Stay on Track” student support
  • Peer support groups
  • Access to mentors
  • Summer paid internship opportunities

Grade 12 Scholarship

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SFU Entrace Awards & Bursaries

SFU – Entrance Awards & Bursaries

SFU is offering several entrance awards and bursaries for new students. Deadlines for applications are April 30th, 2022.

Fairfax Entrance Bursary

  • Value: $30,000 ($3,000 x 10 installments over 5 years max)
  • Number: 2
  • Minimum 90% admission evaluation required
  • Citizenship: Canadian or Permanent Resident of Canada
  • Must be graduating from a Canadian High School

Alan and Margaret Eyre Entrance Bursary

  • Value: $20,000 ($2,500 x 8 installments over 4 years max)
  • Number: 2
  • Must be admitted and majoring in an undergraduate degree program in the Beedie School of Business
  • Citizenship: Canadian or Permanent Resident of Canada
  • Must be graduating from a Canadian High School

Erm Fiorillo-Hal Davis CKNW Orphan’s Fund Bursary

H.Y. Louie and Lohn Entrance Award

  • Value: $5,000 (1 installment)
  • Number: 25
  • Citizenship: Any

Supporting Documents Required:

  • One (1) Community Reference Letter
  • A summary of your achievements and activities demonstrating your involvement:
    provide clear, concise details about your volunteer work, school or community involvement, extracurricular activities, and artistic or athletic interests (500 words max)

Y.P. Heung Foundation Entrance Award

  • Value: $3,000 (1 installment)
  • Number: 15
  • Citizenship: Canadian or Permanent Resident of Canada
  • Must be admitted to the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciencesor Faculty of Science
  • At least three (3) of these awards will be made available to Indigenous students

Supporting Documents Required:

  • One (1) Community Reference Letter
  • A summary of your achievements and activities demonstrating your involvement:
    provide clear, concise details about your volunteer work, school or community involvement, extracurricular activities, and artistic or athletic interests (500 words max)

For more information and application packages – check out this link

https://www.sfu.ca/students/financialaid/entrance/HS_Awards_Bursaries.html

 

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UBC Admission Scholarships – Dec 1st

Attention Grads

Several of UBC’s acceptance scholarship applications are due Dec 1st! If you are interested in a Presidential Scholar’s Award, UBC Centennial Scholars Entrance Award or the Beyond Tomorrow Scholars Program please review information here – https://you.ubc.ca/financial-planning/scholarships-awards-canadian-students/

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Queens – Chancellor’s Scholarship

  • Superior academic ability
  • Creative and original thinking
  • Proven leadership qualities
  • High school nomination required*

In order to be considered for a Chancellor’s Scholarship, the applicant must receive a nomination from the high school where they most recently attended full time study. Nominations from institutions where the applicant is enrolled in part-time studies will not be accepted.

* Please note: The Queen’s Accelerated Route to Medical School (QuARMS) admission process is no longer linked to the Chancellor’s Scholarship application process. For complete information about the QuARMS pathway and admission process, please refer to the School of Medicine website.

To be eligible for this award you must be nominated by the school. If you would like to be considered for this scholarship please complete your student profile and let Ms. Gillam know you would like to be nominated by Wednesday Dec 1. (The overall application is due Dec 8th).

You may apply for all of the awards below that you are eligible for by submitting a single Major Admission Award (MAA) application. The deadline to submit your application is December 8, 2021.

The Major Admission Award application is submitted ONLINE through your Queen’s SOLUS Student Centre. The 2022-2023 Major Admission Award application will be available in Fall 2021.

Explore all of Queen’s admission awards here:

https://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/admission-awards/major-admission-awards

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ABEEL

This is an annual program hosted by Alliance of Black Employee Experience and Leadership (“ABEEL”) Foundation. The program aims to encourage youths across Canada to share their vision of a future without racism and bring to light all intersectional issues that stem from racism. Through this effort, we hope to engage students in meaningful dialogue about how they see racism manifest in their own lives, and what steps we can all take towards a less hateful – and more prosperous – future for all of us. As part of this program, youths from Canadian high schools (or seeking equivalent educational certificates in Canada) will use a creative medium of their choosing to bring their ideas to life, including creative writing, non-fiction writing, photography, visual arts, music, or video.
Registration Applicant groups must register by Thursday, December 16, 2021 by submitting
Registration Requirements (Page 11-12) via email to sfspregistration@abeelfoundation.ca or by completing your registration via this link. Submission
1. Applicant groups can include up to a maximum of 5 students. Group Work is encouraged.
2. Applicants should ensure their group is diverse. We strongly encourage the inclusion of 1 or more Black students.
3. All response requirements must be completed and submitted in the format requested.
4. Applicants must submit their submission responses by Friday, January 14, 2022 @ 11:59 pm. Late submissions will not be accepted.
5. All completed submissions must be submitted to our evaluation team at via email to sfspregistration@abeelfoundation.ca
 
If you are interested in finding out more information about this opportunity please see Ms. Gillam!
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Sunshine Society Scholarship Opportunity.

Sunshine Society is excited to give back by providing financial recognition to a student who shows extensive leadership within the community, has faced or currently faces adversities, and faces financial hardships.

This is the first time that Sunshine Society has come out with this opportunity and we are looking forward to offering this opportunity annually!

The scholarship requires that candidates are currently in the 12th grade at a secondary school in the Metro-Vancouver region and is confirmed to be attending an accredited Canadian post-secondary institute. Candidates must demonstrate strong community involvement, possess the motivation for a bright future in the face of adversity, and be facing financial hardships.

Check out application details at this link!

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Terry Fox Humanitarian Award

Terry Fox Humanitarian Awards are open to students of all abilities.

To be considered for the Award, applicants must meet be:

  • In good academic standing.
  • Canadian citizens or landed immigrants.
  • Students graduating from secondary (high) school or students completing their first year of CÉGEP or students who have completed secondary (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, or entering their 2nd year of CÉGEP in the upcoming academic year.

Terry Fox Award Recipients are eligible to receive the Award until they graduate with their first university degree or diploma (for a maximum of four years), provided they maintain satisfactory academic standing and a standard of humanitarian work and personal conduct which, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, justifies the award.

Applicant Information

 

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Lester B. Pearson International Student Scholarship

The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships at the University of Toronto provide an unparalleled opportunity for outstanding international students to study at one of the world’s best universities in one of the world’s most multicultural cities. The scholarship program is intended to recognize students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within their school. A special emphasis is placed on the impact the student has had on the life of their school and community, and their future potential to contribute positively to the global community.

To be eligible to apply to the Pearson International Scholarship, you must be:

  • an international student (i.e. a non-Canadian requiring a study permit);
  • currently in your final year of secondary school or have graduated no earlier than June 2021 beginning your studies at the University of Toronto in September 2022 (students already attending post-secondary studies cannot be considered; students starting their studies in January 2022 at another post-secondary institution cannot be considered. 

Pearson Scholarship Deadlines

  • School nomination deadline: November 30, 2021
  • Student scholarship application deadline: January 17, 2022
 If you would like to be considered for this scholarship please ensure you have a completed student profile and let Ms. Gillam know that you are interested in being nominated. 
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National Book Award – University of Toronto

The University of Toronto National Book Award Program recognizes and rewards the very best Canadian secondary school students, regardless of which university those students choose to attend. These are students who demonstrate superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context. They excel in academic pursuits, demonstrate enthusiasm for intellectual exploration and have a strong involvement in the lives of their schools and communities. It is not necessary that the student intend to apply for admission to the University of Toronto. Award recipients receive a National Book Award recognizing their achievements, and as a symbol of their academic potential. It is a non-monetary award. The book will be presented to the student at their secondary school graduation or awards ceremony at the end of the school year. If you are interested in this please complete your Student Profile and let Ms. Gillam know that you are interested in being nominated. Due to Gillam Oct. 8th
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