Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore Charitable Foundation

Amount: Ten awards valued at $3500 each

Deadline: May 10, 2017

Rotary Burlington Lakeshore Leap Forward Award

The award is intended to open new doors or provide an opportunity that would not otherwise have been available.To be eligible you must:

• Be a grade 12 graduate or equivalent.

• Be committed to pursuing post-secondary education, vocational training, skilled trades or adult education with a specific career focus -- i.e. not general studies. (Student does not have to be entering their training/education immediately following graduation.)

• Demonstrate a reasonable level of past academic achievement (not necessarily the academic elite).

• Demonstrate strength of character, honesty, diligence and reliability.

• Demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $2500

Deadline: May 15, 2017

Eric Ford Scholarship

The Top Hats are inviting applications for two scholarships, one in the amount of $1000.00 and the other in the amount of $500. The purpose of these scholarships is to support music instruction or further studies in the field of music.

Application Requirements:

  • Any student musician in the City of Burlington who:
  • has not previously won an Eric Ford Scholarship;
  • is currently in grade 7 – 12, actively involved in a Burlington school band or orchestra, or is a member of the Burlington Teen Tour Band;
  • is not a relative of a member of the Top Hat Marching Orchestra

Amount: 2 scholarships - one $500, one $1000

Deadline: May 30, 2018 (the letter online says 2016 - use this form regardless)

Rotary Burlington Lakeshore Student Sports Awards

Awards open to local high school students to provide assistance with training as they progress in their sport.

Amount: Four Athletic Awards of $3,500 each

Deadline: May 31, 2017

burlington art in action fine arts scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to a student graduating from a Burlington High School, who intends to pursue a future career in the Arts, studying at the post secondary level in a fine arts focused program

Amount: Minimum value $1000

Deadline: This is a school sponsored scholarship. Each Burlington school may nominate up to 2 students. Application packages must be received by May 31, 2017