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.
Desjardins Foundation Scholarships
Our scholarship programs reflect the vision and mission of Desjardins Foundation. They particularly support finance, cooperation and democracy. The Foundation also awards scholarships related to Desjardins employment fields and sectors that help support economic and community development in regions and large urban centres.
Deadline: March 5, 2015 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
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: www.DisabilityAwards.ca.
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
Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship
The $1,000 scholarships are being offered in honour of Sarah Gaulin, who died at the age of 26 after a longtime battle with mental illness. We would appreciate you sharing the attached information with students you work with at Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology. In order to apply, students must be registered in a post-secondary institution and provide documented proof of their mental illness. The scholarship will be awarded to outstanding applicants who meet the criteria of the program.
Deadline: April 1, 2015 Learn more
Smart Reno Scholarship
At SMART RENO, we know that the home improvement industry plays a significant role in the overall Canadian economy. The Smart Reno Scholarship is awarded to a Canadian Resident enrolled full-time ina a program that is related to the home improvement field.
Deadline: April 30, 2015 Learn More
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.