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.
Air and Waste Management Association - Ontario Section Scholarship
Two $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to two successful applicants in 2014. Applications are due to A&WMA OS by March 15, 2014.
View scholarship information here
Campus Living Centres 2013 Award - $500
- Student must reside in a residence managed by Campus Living Centres.
- Student must be registered as full-time (copy of student transcript to be submitted).
- Student must have maintained a C+ (65%) average or better in the year in which they apply (first semester GPA will be confirmed).
- Students employed by Campus Living Centres are not eligible.
- Student must be able to demonstrate his or her contributions to student life at college through direct involvement in at least 2 of the following areas (letters from appropriate supervisors to be submitted):
- Social activities organized through recognized student bodies such as student governments, clubs and formalized residence groups.
- Sporting activities, such as intramurals, varsity athletics, and residence organized events.
- Academic and educational activities such as tutoring, organized study group, educational campaigns and fundraising initiatives.
Please submit your application letter and supporting documentation (transcript/proof of registration/reference letters) to Peggy Ledoux in room C317 by Friday, November 29th at 4:00 pm
Colonel Milne Memorial Bursary
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 23 is pleased to offer the Colonel Milne Memorial Bursary for second year Canadore College Students. All applications must be received at the Legion Branch 23 by 5:00 pm on Friday, November 15, 2013.
Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth
This award recognizes and celebrates selected Aboriginal youth for their skills development and career aspirations in the revitalized forest products industry. This award is given to an individual that exemplifies the qualities of strong academic standing, commitment to their field of study and to the revitalized forest products industry, and a demonstrated commitment to the Aboriginal community. View more about the Award for Aboriginal Youth.
McIntosh Engineering Scholarships
The Canadian Mining and Metallurgical Foundation's McIntosh Engineering Scholarship Fund has been established by McIntosh Engineering to support students pursuing an Engineering or Technical degree in mining with a special emphasis on underground mining. Eight scholarships are available annually to 2nd year students that are residents of Canada. The successful candidates will then qualify for additional funds in their third and fourth years of study.
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.
Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association Scholarship
The Ontairo Wastewater Association is sponsoring an educational scholarship award to support student members or students of OOWA members who are enrolled in a post-secondary program and are within the returning years of their respective full time program.
View more information about the Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association Scholarship
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
POGO Student Symposium Bursary Program
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) is offering bursaries to support student attendance at the annual POGO Multidisciplinary Symposium on Childhood Cancer and Pre-Symposium Nursing Seminar. Full details are below and the current Symposium program can be viewed at: http://www.pogo.ca/education/symposium/program/
The Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Command Bursary
The Bursary Program is designed to assist students entering or continuing their post-secondary education, including courses and programs of a technical and vocational nature, outside of and beyond secondary school. Approved bursary assistance is not based upon scholastic but rather on the successful admission status to a post secondary institution or successful completion of one or more years leading to a recognized degree, diploma or certificate.
Applications can be picked up in the Admissions Office - Room C204, College Drive Campus
The Royal Canadian Legion President's Bursary
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 23 is pleased to offer the following Bursary for a Mature student at Canadore College. All Applications must be received at the Legion Branch 23 by 5:00 pm on Friday, November 15, 2013.
Taking Flight Scholarship
CIM's Taking Flight Scholarship was established to encourage Aboriginal high school and post-secondary students wishing to pursue a career in mining. With start up funding from De Beers Canada and Diavik Diamond Mine (a joint venture between Rio Tinto and Harry WInston), four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded annually to qualifying students across Canada.
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.