Bursaries

Online Bursaries are awarded on the basis of financial need and/or satisfactory academic progress. To be considered for a bursary, eligible students must submit a detailed “Online Bursary Application”. Students awarded a bursary will receive an email by the end of November.

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.

Bursaries open on October 1 and close on October 31, yearly. Selected recipients will be notified by email in November or March.

Applications are currently closed and will reopen on October 1.

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 the counsellors in the First Peoples’ Centre (currently Roger Chum and Liz Dowdall).


Metis Nation of Ontario Bursary 
Completed applications must be printed and brought to room C214 at the College Drive Campus.
Deadline: October 31    

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.

Atlas Copco
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.

Boart Longyear
Business 
To a graduating student in Business; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement.

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Business
To a graduating student in a Business program; financial need; academic excellence; entrepreneurial.

KPMG
Business - Accounting
To a student in financial need in any Business - Accounting program, in any year of study.

Joan King Memorial
Business 
To a female student in the Business program: financial need; academic achievement.

Optimum Insurance Bursary
Business
To a business student in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement.

Jack Courtney Memorial
Culinary Arts
To a first year student in Culinary Arts; financial need; satisfactory academic progress; demonstrates interest in program.

Richard Doherty Memorial
Culinary Arts
To a student in the Culinary Arts program: demonstrates financial need, has contributed to the social and/or academic atmosphere of Canadore College.

Bell Bursary
Mental Health & Addiction Worker
To a student in the Mental Health and Addictions Worker program who is in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement.

Dr. Herbert A. Bruce Chapter IODE
Practical Nursing
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.

North Bay film
Theatre Arts
To a second year Theatre Arts student in financial need; min. GPA 3.5.

Corbett-McLaughlin Bursary
To a student in a transportation based trade who shows financial need and has a first semester GPA of 3.0 or higher. Caroline Corbett and Scott McLaughlin are to confirm the selection of the student.

Henry Shier Memorial
To a graduate of MacKenzie High School, Deep River, Ontario; student enrolled in a trades-based course; financial need.

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.

Stockfish Family Foundation Bursary
To a deserving full-time student currently enrolled in the Motive Power Technician program who demonstrates financial need. Preference will be given to a student who has graduated from a secondary school in the North Bay area within the last five years.

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.

Alexandra Minogue
To a first year student with a physical disability; financial need; satisfactory academic achievement.

Aramark Bursary
To be divided by campus and given to students in financial need.

Ashley-Anne Cameron Memorial
Special needs
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.


Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) North Bay Canadore College Bursary
Awarded to a North Bay and Area female student demonstrating academic proficiency and financial need and who is continuing studies at Canadore.

Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) North Bay Canadore College Non-Traditional Program Bursary
Awarded to a North Bay and Area female student in a non-traditional area of study who demonstrates academic proficiency and financial need and who is continuing studies at Canadore. This recipient demonstrates a strong work ethic and high level interpersonal skills.

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.

Cornick Family Bursary
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.

Gap Construction
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.

Leon's Furniture
To a student in financial need; satisfactory academic progress.

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.

Stockfish Ford
To a student in financial need; satisfactory academic achievement.

Taylor Hummel
To a student with demonstrated financial need who lives more than 40 kms away and must travel daily to attend school.

Tembec Inc.
To a student in any program; financial need.

Venasse Construction
To a Special Needs student; academic excellence.

Wingate Lottery
To a student in financial need; satisfactory academic progress.


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.

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.