May - June

Scholarships are awarded based on student's academic record, extracurricular activities, letters of reference and one page essay sharing career aspirations.

Amount: Approximately 100 students each year will be awarded a one-time scholarship of $2,500.

Deadline: May 2019

Award criteria:

  • attended Bloorview School Authority (formerly Bloorview MacMillan Centre) and is/was a client of Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
  • is starting studies in a recognized post secondary institution (college or university)
  • has demonstrated achievement with a high academic record, participated in extra-curricular activities and made community contributions through volunteerism

Amount: $5000

Deadline: May 1, 2019

Applicants must be: Graduates of the Ontario Secondary School system, accepted to first year of study in a post-secondary institution, able to demonstrate a solid academic and volunteer service experience and residents of Peel or surrounding areas

Amount: $1000

Deadline: May 1, 2019

The Kelman Scholarship supports an outstanding high school student who is planning to attend a post secondary institution and who’s interested in the protection of water quality.

Amount: $500

Deadline: May 5, 2019

Are you an Ontario high school student making a positive impact on your community through initiative or innovation? Apply for the Meridian’s Commitment to Communities Sean Jackson Scholarship. You could be awarded $10,000 to help reach your educational goals!

You must; be graduating/have graduated from an Ontario secondary school within the last year, be entering a Canadian College or University in 2017/2018, have an academic average 80% or higher, and have demonstrated ways of helping in your community.

Amount: $10,000

Deadline: May 8, 2019

All students who are enrolled or plan to enrol in a Canadian post-secondary institution and who are members of the OHF are eligible to receive bursary funds.

Amount: To be determined

Deadline: May 12, 2019

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (in Japanese: Monbukagakusho, English acronym: MEXT) offers scholarships to Canadian students wishing to pursue their studies at a Japanese university.

The scholarship covers:

1. Full tuition

2. Monthly allowance

3. Round-trip flight between Japan and Canada

Amount: See above

Deadline: May 19, 2019

The applicant must: be a graduating student who is pursuing a post-secondary pathway in the social service area (child care, teacher, social worker etc.), have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the school or community, submit a 250 word overview of activities relevant to the social service area, AND discuss their application with their guidance counsellor.

You must apply by clicking HERE.

Amount: To be determined

Deadline: May 20, 2019

These scholarships are for students who; are enrolled in any grade in any high school in the GTA, are of Chinese heritage, are Canadian citizens or landed immigrants, feel they have overcome challenges or hardships.

Amount: $1000 x 6

Deadline: May 22, 2019

Learn how to nominate an individual or group for an award recognizing their efforts to make Ontario more inclusive and accessible.

Amount: Up to $5000

Deadline: Varies. Some May 31, 2019

This scholarship is aimed at students whose parents/guardians do not have a postsecondary education or received their post-secondary education outside of Canada. The recipients will be academically gifted, well-rounded, and pursuing their first undergraduate commerce/finance/business degree/diploma at a recognized postsecondary institution in or outside of Canada.

Amount: $6000 x 2

Deadline: May 31, 2019

You must be currently enrolled or expect to be enrolled in a degree program, you must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Amount: $500

Deadline: May 31, 2019

  • Civil Technology Scholarship – $2,000.00, awarded to a student entering the first year of a Civil Technology/Technician program at an Ontario College or equivalent.
  • Civil Engineering Scholarship – $2,000.00, awarded to a student entering the first year of a Civil Engineering program at an Ontario university.

Applicants must complete an application with the following attachments.

  1. Proof of enrolment in the final year of a Civil Engineering/Technology/Technician program at an Ontario college, university or equivalent.
  2. Official transcript of your marks and progress in your program, including the most current information available.
  3. An essay, not exceeding 500 words, describing why you are pursuing a post secondary engineering or engineering technology education and discussing your goals in pursuing a career in civil engineering/technology.
  4. Past work experience, including full-time, part-time and summer work, with employer letters of reference. Highlight any experience directly related to the civil construction or broader construction industry.
  5. Information about activities, special projects or volunteer activities that demonstrate a commitment to your local community, school or charitable organization. Please include testimonial letters

Amount: $2000

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Every year since 1993, the Ontario Government has presented the Lincoln M. Alexander Award to honour three young Ontarians who have demonstrated exemplary leadership in contributing to the elimination of racial discrimination in Ontario. Nominations can be made under two categories; Community or Student.

To submit a nomination for this award, visit > select the Inclusion category, and click on Lincoln M. Alexander Award. Download the PDF form.

Amount: $5000 (x3)

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Must be between the ages of 17 and 24 on Sept. 1st, 2019 - must be a citizen of US or Canada - must have achieved a GPA of at least 2.5. Complete an essay question & application.

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 1, 2019

Must be attending college or university on a full-time basis no later than Oct. 2019 - must be a citizen of US or Canada - must have achieved a GPA of at least 2.5. Complete an essay question & application.

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 2, 2019, 11:59pm ET.

Scholarship opportunities are available to grade 12 high school students (outside Quebec) and first and second-year attending ‘Collège d’enseignement général et professionnel’ (CEGEP) students (in Quebec) who are aspiring to a career in medicine or the health sciences.

Amount: $1000 a year for 4 years

Deadline: June 10, 2019

The Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarship Program is available to Canadian high school students who are enrolled in their final year of high school as of May 29, 2018 and eligible to graduate from high school in 2019. Those eligible for a scholarship must be planning to enroll at a Canadian post‑secondary institution (degree or diploma) in a first-year agriculture, food science or culinary program.

Amount: $1500

Deadline: June 15, 2019

Students must; be 16-21 years of age, be attending school in the Fall, write an essay on this year's topic, have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Amount: $1500

Deadline: June 15, 2019

To be eligible to win, the student must meet the following criteria at the time of selection:

  • You or your relative (e.g. child, stepchild, grandchild, aunt, uncle, sister, brother, spouse, etc.) must be insured through an individual or group policy of an insurance plan or program offered by OTIP.

Amount: $1500

Deadline: June 15, 2019

Selection criteria is primarily based upon the applicant’s agricultural background.

Key components:

  • 4-H involvement
  • Junior Farmer involvement
  • Community activities
  • Future goals

Amount: Eight scholarships, of $1000 each, are awarded annually to students enrolled at a college or university, in a diploma or degree program.

Deadline: June 15th, 2019

The Brian Maxwell Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year to two student athletes that will be continuing their post secondary education at a Canadian College or University.

Amount: Three scholarships available ($8,000, $4,000 and $2,000)

Deadline: June 16, 2019

Dedicated to supporting and promoting the achievement of academic excellence by Black Canadian youth through an annual scholarship program.

Amount: $1000 - $7000

Deadline: June 20, 2019

To be considered for this scholarship, students must submit a completed online application form (including an essay on the given topic) prior to the deadline. They must also

  • Between the ages of 16-21
  • Attending school in fall of 2019
  • Write an essay on given topic
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Canadian or US resident

Amount: $500

Deadline: June 30, 2019

The program awards 5 $1000 scholarships to post-secondary students in Canada. Applicants must be enrolled in, or accepted to a post-secondary institution. The scholarship is named after the 18th Premier of Ontario, whose passion for education contributed to his work in building Ontario's Community College system.

Amount: $1000

Deadline: June 30, 2019

The FCT Charitable Foundation’s Honourable William G. Davis Scholarship program is named after The Honourable William G. Davis, the 18th Premier of Ontario, whose passion for education contributed to his work in building Ontario’s community college system.

Amount: Five $1000 scholarships

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Each year The Imperial Sovereign Court of the Wild Rose grants bursary awards to students of the Gay, Lesbian, Transgendered, and Bi-sexual community in any accredited post-secondary education program within the Province of Alberta.

Amount: Varies by year but generally between $500-750

Deadline: June 30, 2019

The bursaries will be awarded regionally, including one recipient from each region across Ontario (Northern, Eastern and South-Western).

Eligible applicants include students of OFA families from across the province.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate volunteer and industry related accomplishments, an interest in agriculture and rural issues, community involvement and satisfactory academic performance.

Value: 3 bursaries of $2000 each

Deadline: June 30, 2019