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Scholarships

There are millions of dollars available through scholarships and bursaries. 
    - Colleges and universities offer scholarships and bursaries specific to their institutions so be sure to check the websites of any schools to which you are applying. 
    - Most major banks offer a variety of scholarships. (see the RBC example below)
    - The links below are just some of the available scholarships that students can access. 
    - Remember to start your search soon as some scholarships have early application deadlines. 


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Scholarships Canada - This website gives a comprehensive listing of scholarships offered across the nation. Users are able to create a profile and be matched to appropriate scholarships.

School and Community Based Scholarships - application information for scholarships offered at LDHSS

Loran Scholarship - Completed applications are submitted to Mr. Snarr in Student Services in early October each year. Late submissions will not be considered for sponsorship. Go to the Loran website (follow link provided), fill out the application choosing 'applying to the direct pool', print your completed application and submit to Mr. Snarr. DO NOT SUBMIT TO LORAN ONLINE until your application has been reviewed by the school. 

Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program - Given to students who demonstrate the ideals of Terry Fox - true humanitarians, individuals who are compassionate and altruistic in their intention to improve the lives of others, and human welfare overall. 

Schulich Leader Scholarships - This award is given to promising students to help them pursue their dreams in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. High schools are allowed to nominate one student, please see Mr. Snarr if interested in being considered for nomination. 

OFSAA Scholarships - The Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association (OFSAA) offers two scholarships that recognize student-athletes moving on to post-secondary education in Canada, who are successful academically, involved in their school and community, demonstrate leadership qualities, and have a financial need. 

Canadian Hospitality FoundationThe Canadian Hospitality Foundation is very proud to offer approximately $200,000 in scholarships for students wishing to pursue a career in the hospitality, food service and tourism industry across Canada annually.  

Canadian Order of AHEPA and Daughters of Penelope Scholarship - The Canadian Order of AHEPA and the Daughters of Penelope offers scholarships to students of Greek descent.  

OSSTF Family Bursaries - The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation is offering bursaries to children of OSSTF members.  College or university bound or apprenticeship students whose parents work in a public high school in Ontario may be eligible to apply.  

Retail as a Career Scholarship ProgramThe Canadian Retail Institute offers scholarships to students who are pursuing a retail or business-related program, and are working at least part-time in retail.  

Sens Foundation Scholarship ProgramThe Sens Foundation, in partnership with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club, offers a variety of bursaries which include scholarships for students in military families and students 

Zonta Club of OttawaThe Zonta Club of Ottawa invites women students in their last year of high school to apply for the two annual awards outlined below. We are a member of Zonta International, a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.

RBC Royal ScholarshipRBC Royal Bank is offers several scholarships to students who will be attending college or university in the fall.