Discretionary Bursary is available to students in need of emergency funding. This bursary application may be submitted at any time throughout the academic year. To apply, please visit the Financial Aid Office (Room C204).
Emergency Loans are available from the Financial Aid Office on a short-term basis only. These loans are distributed to students who are waiting for funding to come in, ie. OSAP. All loans are fully repayable. Loan applications may be submitted at any time throughout the academic year. A $10.00 service charge applies. For more information, please visit the Financial Aid Office, room C204.
For all inquiries pertaining to program bursaries list below, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Financial Aid Bursaries
Aboriginal Student Bursary Fund – “Niigaan Naabin”/”Neegan Iitapinaniwak” Looking Forward Bursary The government of Ontario has allocated funding for students, who have aboriginal identity and/or heritage. These aboriginal students must be enrolled at Canadore College, must be in financial need and must be a resident of Ontario. Please read this following sheet Information on “Niigan Naabin/Neegan Iitapinaniwak – Looking Forward”.pdf and complete the attached application Aboriginal Student Bursary Fund – Niigan Naabin/Neegan Iitapinaniwak application.pdf and submit to the Financial Aid Office (Room C204) by January 30, 2015 deadline. Learn More. View application form.
Ontario First Generation The government of Ontario has allocated funding to create a bursary fund for First Generation students through the Ministry’s Access and Opportunities Strategy. This bursary is for students, who are the first in their family to attend college. Students must be a resident of Ontario, must be in financial need and enrolled at Canadore pursuing post-secondary education or training opportunities including apprenticeship programs. To apply, complete this application Ontario First Generation Bursary application.pdf and submit to the Financial Aid Office (Room C204) by January 30, 2015 deadline. View application form
First Peoples' Centre Bursaries
Dorothy Coffman Memorial
To recognize an Aboriginal student who demonstrates academic progress, compassion, humour, creativity, and service to the college. Student will be selected by college members who established the award.
EXIT Realty Advisors Bursary
EXIT Realty Advisors is offering an annual bursary of $2,000 in support of aboriginal students to help them attend post-secondary schools and to offer a hand up as they make their way forward in life. Learn more about the EXIT Realty Advisors Bursary .
Metis Nation of Ontario Bursary
Completed applications must be submitted to the Financial Aid Office at any of our campuses. View Application Form
Phyllis K. Hart Memorial
To an Aboriginal student; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement.
TD Bank Financial Group
Aircraft Maintenance, Structural Repair, Avionics
To an Aviation student in financial need; satisfactory academic progress
Nighthawk Flying Club
To a student from Northern Ontario in financial need, who is on track to successfully graduate from his or her final year in an Aviation program.
Peter Rowntree 2007 Premier's Award
Aircraft Maintenace Technician
To a student in the Aircraft Maintenance Technician program; progressing into second year; has demonstrated a high degree of professionalism in the field of aviation maintenance.
Business and Management
Any Business Program
To a student from the Business program; son or daughter of an Atlas Copco (formerly JKS Boyles International) employee; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement (min. GPA of 2.5).
BDO Dunwoody LLP
Business - Accounting
To a Business - Accounting student in financial need; satisfactory academic progress
To a graduating student in Business; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
To a graduating student in a Business program; financial need; academic excellence; entrepreneurial
Business - Accounting
To a student in financial need in any Business - Accounting program, in any year of study
Joan King Memorial
To a female student in the Business program: financial need; academic achievement
Optimum Insurance Bursary
To a business student in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
Jack Courtney Memorial
To a first year student in Culinary Arts; financial need; satisfactory academic progress; demonstrates interest in program
Richard Doherty Memorial
To a student in the Culinary Arts program: demonstrates financial need, has contributed to the social and/or academic atmosphere of Canadore College
Thursday's Pub & Grill Rick Blum Memorial Bursary
To a student entering his or her third year of Culinary Administration during the 2013-2014 academic year; finanical need.
Health, Human Care and Wellness
Dr. Herbert A. Bruce Chapter IODE
To a Practical Nursing student who is in financial need.
Critchley, Delean, Trussler, Evans, Bertrand Architects
Mental Health & Addiction Worker
To a student in the first year of the Mental Health and Addiction Worker program who demonstrates financial need; the award provided upon registration to second year
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO)
Student bursaries to assist with the cost of attending the 2013 Multidisciplinary Symposium on Childhood Cancer to be held on November 22 and 23, and/or the 2013 Pre-Symposium Nursing Seminar on November 21. Both events will be held at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto, Ontario. Application information
Symposium program Information
Media, Design and Dramatic Arts
North Bay film
To a second year Theatre Arts student in financial need; min. GPA 3.5
Trades & Technology
Hopper, Pontiac Buick GMC
Motive Power Technician
To a student in the Motive Power Technician program who wants to be an automobile mechanic; demonstrated financial need.
Henry Shier Memorial
Industrial & Information Technology
To a graduate of MacKenzie High School, Deep River, Ontario; student enrolled in a technical course; demonstrated financial need.
True North Traffic Ticket Service - Matthew Peters Memorial Bursary
To a student in the Electrical Techniques program who demonstrates financial need and best demonstrates: a desire, willingness and passion for learning; excellent problem-solving skills; good communication; and strong ethics. *Please note that there is no application for this bursary; the recipient will be nominated directly by his or her faculty.*
To a first year student with a physical disability; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
Ashley-Anne Cameron Memorial
To a registered Special Needs student who is in financial need due to a crisis situation.
Assante Capital Management Ltd.
To a student in any program who expresses a need for financial assistance while displaying satisfactory academic improvements
Atkinson Charitable Foundation
To a student in any full-time program who is in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
Mental Health Illness - single mother, no partner, designated by consensus of Counselling Staff. Any year, any program, min. 2.5 GPA
Canadore College Anonymous Donor
Funds to be split among full time students at College Drive, Commerce Court, Aviation campuses; $1,000 to special needs students
Canadore Students Representative Council
To any student in financial need that has contributed to the social and/or academic atmosphere of Canadore College
Canadore College Vice Presidents
To a single parent student in sole custody of his or her children; must have a min. 3.0 GPA.
Edison & Jean Robertson
To a student in financial need.
To a student who is in financial need; satisfactory academic progress
J. P. Bickell Foundation
To students who is in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
John Lynch Memorial
To a student who has overcome hardship to achieve academic success
Kennedy Insurance Brokers
To a mature student in his or her graduating year; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
Kiwanis Club of Nipissing
To a student who is involved in community service; demonstrated financial need
To a student in financial need; satisfactory academic progress
Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) Bursary
The Bursary shall be awarded annually to a full-time student currently enrolled in any year of an OACETT recognized program at Canadore College who demonstrates financial need. A preference will be given to a student who best exemplifies the following key precepts related to integrity and professionalism in the practice of Engineering Technology: Desire, willingness and passion for learning, Leadership, Teamwork, Innovative Thinking, Problem-Solving, Communication and Ethics.
Note: The selection of the candidate shall be by nomination by the Canadore College Program Faculty.
OPSEU Local 657
To a student in financial need; minimum GPA of 3.0
Peter Kennedy Memorial
To a special needs student in his or her graduating year.
To a student in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement
To a student with demonstrated financial need who lives more than 40 kms away and must travel daily to attend school
To a student in any program; financial need
To a Special Needs student; academic excellence
To a student in financial need; satisfactory academic progress