November & December
Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.
Amount: $1,000 to $50,000.
Deadline: The application period begins on Oct. 15, 2018 and closes Dec. 15, 2018.
This scholarship is for students who have made a significant impact on their community involvement. Personal circumstances and/or challenges are considered as part of the application process. Important: this application requires a letter of recommendation from your school (Principal, Guidance Counsellor, or Teacher), and two letters of support from the Community Groups with which you have been involved. For more information, call 1-800-308-8306
Amount: Up to $70,000 over 4 years (tuition & living expenses) and opportunities for summer employment at TD
Deadline: All applications and supporting documents are to be received by November 16, 2018
A student with the support of an OSSTF/FEESO member who has worked directly with the student, will submit an original piece of writing, visual art or video based on this year’s theme, “Ahead by a Century.” The eight provincial winners will receive a cash award of $1,000 and will be invited to the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation Annual General Meeting in Toronto to receive their award.
Amount: Nine $1000 awards
Deadline: This is a school sponsored award. Students should speak to their school's Guidance Department for the specific process. Entries must be submitted to the local OSSTF District Office by November 16, 2018.
High School students in Grade 12 who will be attending a Canadian post-secondary institution in fall 2018.
Amount: 30 awards in total: 1 for $5,000, 1 for $2,500, 1 for $1,500, 27 for $500
Deadline: December 7, 2018
Students must be attending Queen's University, and must demonstrate; superior academic ability, creative and original thinking, proven leadership qualities, and have a minimum 90% average.
Amount: 50 awards of $36,000 ($9000/year renewable for all 4 years)
Deadline: Information to High School by mid-November - High School must submit application by December 1, 2018.
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 December 3, 2018
Storwell offers an annual bursary of $2,000 in support of foster children to help them attend post-secondary schools and to offer a hand up as they make their way forward in life.
Deadline: December 15, 2018
The Young Scholar Award was established to recognize students who demonstrate exemplary leadership qualities and made a significant contribution to their school and community. The scholarship is valued at $500.
The short answer component of the Young Scholar Award application include commonly asked leadership questions from prestigious scholarship applications and interviews. The questions were designed systematically and are cohesive with one another, so that they can be combined to form a complete 1000 words essay.
The Young Scholar Award is open to all high school students in Ontario.