September & October

The student or their 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.

The applicant must be a full- or part-time post-secondary student at a college or university for the upcoming academic year.

Amount: Twelve $1500 bursaries

Deadline: June 15, 2019

Students between the ages of 16 and 25 may apply. Applicants must be a citizen of US or Canada and have achieved outstanding academic excellence (GPA>2.5). Applicants must complete this Application.

Amount: $500

Deadline: September 30, 2018

The Loran Awards are available for undergraduate study at specific universities only.

Tuition and expenses for up to four years. $3,000 one time award for finalists and $2,000 one time award for semi finalists.

Deadline: Each Canadian high school may sponsor 3 applicants a year. Please visit your school's Guidance department for more details regarding timelines. These applications are due to Loran by October 18, 2018.

Students can also apply to the "direct pool" if they are not selected as a "school sponsored" applicant. Completed application packages must be received by Loran by October 25, 2018 at 8pm. Click HERE to access the application.

NOTE: The FULL Loran Scholarship is only available to students applying to Partner Universities. Provincial and Finalist Awards are open to students attending any public university in Canada.

Scholarships of up to $10,000 are awarded to full-time students who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, a commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, a desire to contribute to society, and a good academic record in their final year of high school. Financial need (family income under $65,000) is also a criteria.

Amount: Various

Deadline: October 25, 2018 by 5 pm.

Students who are at least 16 years old and who will be registered full time at a Canadian post-secondary institution. A total of $80,000 will be awarded to students.

Amount: Fifteen (15) successful applicants will each receive a $5,000 Scholarship.

Deadline: October 17, 2018

Open to Canadian secondary school students, regardless of the university they choose to attend. Every Canadian secondary school across the country is invited to nominate one student on the basis of the qualities and criteria identified above. Please see your school's Guidance department for more information regarding how to be considered.

Candidates must:

  • be nominated by their secondary school;
  • intend to begin university the following academic year;
  • be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons;
  • demonstrate superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context;
  • excel in academic pursuits, demonstrate enthusiasm for intellectual exploration and have a strong involvement in the lives of their schools and communities.

Amount: 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 ceremony at the end of the school year.

Deadline: October 25, 2018

NOTE: Students nominated for this award are invited to submit an application to the National Scholarship Program.