Financial Aid

External Scholarships

External organizations also provide assistance to our students. Students are encouraged to apply for these external awards, scholarships and/or bursaries. Application procedures and deadlines are specific to each one of these awards, so please confirm these details prior to applying.


Anishinabek Nation Scotiabank Student Excellence Awards

Applicant must be a registered full-time student at an accredited post-secondary college or university. Students who are currently enrolled as well as those who have completed studies and are graduating in 2015 are eligible. Applicants must be a registered member of one of the 39 Anishinabek First Nations as represented by the Union of Ontario Indians.
Deadline: June 26, 2015   Learn more


Best Price Nutrition & Health Scholarship

Best Price Nutrition is offering one student a $1,000 paid scholarship towards their academic costs for the 2016 school year. If any alumni wins this scholarship, $1,000 will be given to the school the alumni graduated from. As a bonus, the winner will also receive $250 in supplements from Empyrean Nutrition.
Deadline: December 31, 2015   Learn more


Bill 7 Award, LGBTQ Scholarship

The Bill 7 Award is a charitable trust that awards scholarships to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, queer and two-spirited students that are residents in Ontario. In 2015, the Bill 7 Award Trust will be awarding a minimum of 8 scholarships of $2,000 each.
Deadline: August 7   Learn More


Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship Program

The Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship Program was established to encourage and support students with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to develop independance and responsibility for their own future educational directions; and to assist students to pursue higher education with the ultimate goal of obtaining a degree or graduate certificate or diploma.

Deadline: Last business day of April annually Learn more


EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship

All you have to do to be considered for the scholarship is this: Write an essay, no more than 500 words in length, telling us where you see the future of the energy industry. You can talk about anything you want—green energy, oil politics, the continued use of nuclear power, your personal ideas and innovations—so long as it’s about energy in the world of tomorrow.
Deadline: January 21, 2016   Learn more


Grapevine Evaluations

Once a year, Grapevine Evaluations awards a merit-based scholarship for a student pursuing higher education in the U.S. or Canada. Eligibility: Canadian or U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and enrolled in a Canadian or US university or college for Fall 2015.
Deadline: July 30, 2015   Learn more


Knightsbridge FX Scholarship

Create an essay (500 to 1,000 words), video, or graphic explaining your best money saving tip. Must be a full-time or part-time undergraduate student attending an accredited Canadian or U.S. university or college in 2015 and must be a Canadian or U.S. citizen

Deadline: November 2015   Learn more


National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) Financial Aid Portal

The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is pleased to announce the availability of its new financial aid portal for students with disabilities:

With the support of the Canada Student Loan Program and the Office for Disability Issues, NEADS has developed a site containing over 300 scholarships, awards and bursaries specifically for post-secondary students with disabilities.


Parts Canada Trans Can Entrance Awards

Awarded to a student entering Canadore College in his or her first year of a Skilled Trades program, who participated in or attended the 2013 Parts Canada Trans Can at Walton Raceway. Value $1,000.00



NOTE: The list of scholarships and bursaries was accurate at time of publishing. Canadore College reserves the right to modify or revoke awards without prior notice.