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  • 1800wheelchair.ca Scholarship This is a national post-secondary scholarship open to all disabilities.  Amount: $500 Number Available: 2 Deadline: May 1st, 2018 Established in 2009, the 1800wheelchair scholarship fund now bestows two $500 awards each year. In the past, we’ve asked applicants to explore mobility issues on campus, overcoming personal challenges, and much more. To enter the ... Read more
  • 35 Lions Club of Regina Scholarship Available to students enrolled in an undergraduate program at the University of Regina Amount: $1100 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 The 35 Lions Club of Regina Scholarship is a non-renewable scholarship available to students enrolled in an undergraduate program at the University of Regina who reside within Regina City or the Province of ... Read more
  • Administrative & Supervisory Personnel Association (ASPA) Bursary for Students with Disabilities The Administrative & Supervisory Personnel Association (ASPA) Bursary for Students with Disabilities is offered to students who are sons or daughters of members of the Administrative and Supervisory Personnel Association (ASPA). Applicants must have completed at least one year of study in any program leading to a degree at the University of Saskatchewan and have ... Read more
  • Against the Odds: Faculty of Nursing Deans Award Available to students attending the University of Regina Amount: $1000 Number Available: 2 (1 for a student at the Regina campus; 1 to a student at the Saskatoon campus) Deadline: October 1st, 2018 The University of Regina will present a total of two non-renewable Against the Odds: Faculty of Nursing Deans Awards valued at $1,000 ... Read more
  • APUS Summer Bursary The Association of Part-Time Undergraduate Students’ Summer Bursary is available to part-time summer students at the University of Toronto.  Amount: $500 Number: on average 4 bursaries are offered Deadline: June 7th, 2019 at 4pm (first summer term; May-June) or July 19th, 2019 at 4pm (second summer term; July-August) Recognizing that part-time students face barriers to accessing funding from governmental and ... Read more
  • Bank of Canada Scholarship for Students with Disabilities Amount: $4000 (renewable up to 4 years). In addition, each recipient is considered for a paid summer or part-time (throughout the year) work placement at the Bank of Canada. Number Available: 2 Deadline: August 1st (annually) Take a central role As Canada’s central bank with significant influence and impact, we attract top talent from across Canada and around the world. Yes, we’re ... Read more
  • Barbara Byers Bursary in Social Work Available to a University of Regina undergraduate student continuing a Bachelor’s Degree in social work. Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 The Barbara Byers Bursary in Social Work is a non-renewable bursary presented to a University of Regina undergraduate student continuing a Bachelor’s Degree in social work. Criteria The bursary will be presented to ... Read more
  • Bell Aliant Pioneers of New Brunswick Chapter 51 Scholarship The Bell Aliant Pioneers of New Brunswick Chapter 51 Scholarship is awarded to young New Brunswickers with physical or mental disabilities who wish to advance their education beyond high school.  Amount: Scholarships may be valued up to $2000 each. The actual amount of each scholarship may vary depending on the program of education successful applicants have ... Read more
  • David Ryson Accessibility and Inclusion Award The David Ryson Accessibility and Inclusion Award is a non-renewable award presented to a disabled student continuing an undergraduate degree at the University of Regina. Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Criteria The award will be presented to a University of Regina undergraduate student who meets the following criteria: Pursuing a degree in any ... Read more
  • DCCI Scholarship for Canadian Students with Disabilities The DCCI Scholarship for Canadian Students with Disabilities is open nationally to students with disabilities.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: 6PM EST July 31st, 2019 Disability Credit Canada’s mission is to help disabled Canadians receive the full benefits and credits they deserve from the Canadian government. As a Disability Tax Credit & CPP Disability firm we work closely ... Read more
  • Dianne MacIsaac Memorial Bursary The Dianne MacIsaac Memorial Bursary is offered to students enrolled in McMaster’s Sociology program.  Amount: unknown Number Available: unknown Deadline: online aid applications open August 10th The Dianne MacIsaac Memorial Bursary was established in 1994 by friends and family of Dianne MacIsaac and augmented in 1996 in conjunction with the McMaster Student Opportunity Fund initiative. Criteria To be granted to a ... Read more
  • Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship The Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship is available to students attending McMaster University who is registered with Student Accessibility Services (SAS). Amount: $2000 Number Available: 3 Deadline:The online aid application opens for all students on Aug. 10 The Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship was established in 2012 by the Cannon Family. Criteria To be awarded to a student registered with Student Accessibility Services (SAS) who ... Read more
  • Dr. Douglas and Patricia Vandenberghe Scholarship The Dr. Douglas and Patricia Vandenberghe Scholarship is a non-renewable award presented to a disabled student continuing an undergraduate degree at the University of Regina. Amount: $1500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Criteria The scholarship will be awarded to a University of Regina undergraduate student who meets the following criteria: Pursuing a degree in any ... Read more
  • Education for Life Bursary The Education for Life Bursary is available to students who live in Alberta.  Amount: unknown Number Available: unknown Deadline: July 15th (annually) To mark the occasion of our 25th anniversary in 1998, Voice of Albertans with Disabilities initiated the Education for Life Bursary program. With this program, we support students who have a disability to achieve their post-secondary goals. Criteria Have ... Read more
  • FCC Student Ambassador Award The FCC Student Ambassador Award is a non-renewable award available to students continuing an undergraduate degree at the University of Regina who have completed a summer work placement with Farm Credit Canada. Amount: $2000 Number Available: 8 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 The award will be distributed in two equal payments of $1,000; the first will ... Read more
  • Garth Edward Usick Memorial Bursary The Garth Edward Usick Memorial Bursary is a non-renewable scholarship available to undergraduate students attending the University of Regina.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Criteria Awarded to any entering or continuing full or part-time student with a disability at the University of Regina. A disability as defined by the World Health Organization of ... Read more
  • Garth Garver Memorial Award The Garth Garver Memorial Award is a non-renewable award for students continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina. Amount: 1 Number Available: $1300 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Criteria The award will be presented to a University of Regina, undergraduate student who meets the following criteria: Enrolled in any degree program Minimum undergraduate grade point average (UGPA) ... Read more
  • James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary is available to students attending McMaster University.  Amount: varies Number Available: TBD Deadline:The online aid application opens for all students on Aug. 10. The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary was established in 1991 in memory of Jamie Greilich (Class of ’88) by the Operating Committee on the Disabled through its Awareness Week ... Read more
  • James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship is available to students studying at McMaster University.  Amount: $5000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: TBD The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship was established in 2015 by Mr. George and Mrs. Rita Greilich in memory of their son Jamie, B.A. (Class of ‘88) who passed away at the age of 25 years ... Read more
  • Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award is available to students studying at McMaster University.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: April 30th The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award was established in 2014 by Kim (Class of 2004 and 2009) and Tim (Class of ‘86 and 2004) Nolan to celebrate the lives of Jeanne and Peter Nolan. Criteria To be awarded to a ... Read more
  • Jim & Elizabeth Ottley Award The Jim & Elizabeth Ottley Award is a non-renewable scholarship available to disabled students continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina.  Amount: 1 Number Available: $2700 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Criteria The award will be presented to a University of Regina undergraduate student who meets the following criteria: Enrolled in any degree program Minimum undergraduate grade ... Read more
  • Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries The Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries are available to students attending McMaster University who are registered with SAS.  Amount: unknown Number Available: unknown Deadline: April 30th The Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries was established in 1990 in memory of Lillian Rose Stegne (Class of ’62) by family, friends and colleagues. Criteria To be granted to students enrolled in any program who ... Read more
  • Mattinson Scholarship for Students with Disabilities The Mattinson Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a national scholarship available to students with disabilities.  Amount: $2000 Number Available: 4 Deadline: May 15th, 2019 Up to four (4) scholarships at the bachelor level, distributed as follows: 1 in the category of Physical Disability*; 1 in the category of Sensory Disability*; 2 in any of the following categories: Physical Disability*, Sensory Disability*, ... Read more
  • McMaster Achievement Awards of Excellence The McMaster Achievement Awards of Excellence are available to students who are registered with McMaster University’s Student Accessibility Services (SAS).  Amount: $800 Number Available: 1 Deadline: April 30th Established in 1998. Criteria A variable number of scholarships to be awarded to students who, in the judgment of the Student Accessibility Services (SAS), demonstrate outstanding academic achievement. Preference will be given to first-degree ... Read more
  • Memorial University Scholarships This page lists the scholarships available to disabled students attending Memorial University.  Amount: varies Number: varies Deadline: TBD Memorial University has a number of scholarships available to students with disabilities enrolled at the university. Due to the limited information available and the fact many of them have similar steps, all of them have been compiled here. Glenn Roy Blundon Memorial ... Read more
  • Merylyn K. Vann Bursary The Merylyn K. Vann Bursary is open to students with disabilities enrolled in any undergraduate degree program at the University of Saskatchewan. Amount: $6000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2019 The Merylyn K. Vann Bursary is funded by the  Fedoruk Family Fund. Criteria Selection is based off of financial need. Must be a student at the University of Saskatchewan Must have completed ... Read more
  • NEADS National Student Awards Program This page lists the various scholarships and awards available to students with disabilities through NEADS.  Amount: Varies (see below) Number Available: Varies (see below) Deadline: May 10th 2019 The NEADS National Student Awards Program is offered to encourage full access to post-secondary education for persons with disabilities, who often have greater barriers to participation in higher education, as well ... Read more
  • Normand Brie Foundation The Normand Brie Foundation provides financial support to individuals facing obstacles to success; students with disabilities residing in Quebec can apply.   Amount: varies Number: multiple Deadline: open at all times The Foundation was created by Normand Brie, founder of Normandin Restaurants, to support people who are motivated to achieve their goals, but who are facing an obstacle. A personal ... Read more
  • PAANS Scholarships for Students with Disabilities The PAANS Scholarships for Students with Disabilities are available to students with disabilities who are permanent residents of Nova Scotia.  Amount: $1000-$2000 (see below) Number Available: 18 (see below) Deadline: April 26th, 2019 Nine scholarships in the amount of $1,500.00, five in the amount of $2,000.00, four in the amount of $1000.00 are anticipated to be available for the academic year ... Read more
  • Pat McGrath Scholarship The Pat McGrath Scholarship is available to a Canadian student with a disability who is attending university or college.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: November 1st In memory of former Board and Trustee member, Pat McGrath. Criteria Available to a student with a disability studying at a Canadian university or community college This is not applicable for anyone who has been ... Read more
  • Provincial Artisans Bursary The Provincial Artisans Bursary is available to students with disabilities who are residing in Nova Scotia and attending a post-secondary institution. Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 31st (annually) Provincial Artisans (Fredericton) Inc. has agreed to provide the capital to fund several bursaries to aid disadvantaged students who are either entering or already attending an institution offering post secondary ... Read more
  • SaskPower Award in Business Administration The SaskPower Award in Business Administration is a non-renewable scholarship available to students with disabilities continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina targeted to students in Business Administration.  Amount: $3000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for potential work term placements or ... Read more
  • SaskPower Award in Chemistry The SaskPower Award in Chemistry is a non-renewable scholarship available to disabled students continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina. Amount: $3000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for potential work term placements or employment opportunities with SaskPower and consent to have ... Read more
  • SaskPower Award in Electronic Systems Engineering The SaskPower Award in Electronic Systems Engineering is a non-renewable scholarship available to disabled students continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina. Amount: $3000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for potential work term placements or employment opportunities with SaskPower and consent ... Read more
  • SaskPower Award in Environmental Systems Engineering The SaskPower Award in Environmental Systems Engineering is a non-renewable scholarship available to disabled students continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina. Amount: $3000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for potential work term placements or employment opportunities with SaskPower and consent ... Read more
  • SaskPower Award in Industrial Systems Engineering The SaskPower Award in Industrial Systems Engineering is a non-renewable scholarship available to disabled students continuing their undergraduate program at the University of Regina. Amount: $3000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2018 Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for potential work term placements or employment opportunities with SaskPower and consent ... Read more
  • Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program The Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program is open to all Canadian students with disabilities working towards their first degree or diploma.   Amount: The maximum value of the award is $28,000, dispersed over four (4) years Number Available: Varies Deadline: February 1st (annually) The Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program aims to honour the spirit of Terry Fox, one of Canada’s ... Read more
  • June Opie Fellowship The June Opie Fellowship is available to Canadian students with severe disabilities who will be attending post-graduate studies.  Amount: The value of the award is expected to be about $NZ 12,000 but will vary at the discretion of the panel. Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 31st, 2019 The award, available to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Canada, and New ... Read more
  • Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship Amount: $1500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: July 4th, 2019 Each year, the 390,000-member National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers 6 scholarships of $1,500 each that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for workers. The Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship is one of those and is specific to students with disabilities. The National Union of Public and ... Read more
  • Timmons Mason Endowment The Timmons Mason Endowment is awarded to undergraduate students attending the University of Regina who are registered with Campus for All program. Amount:$2,350 Number Available: 1 Deadline: Applications received prior to August 15 (for the fall semester) and December 15 (for the winter semester) will receive priority. Applications will then be accepted throughout the semester and awarded based ... Read more
  • University of Regina Celebration Award The University of Regina Celebration Award is a non-renewable award that is awarded to a graduating undergraduate student at the University of Regina. Amount: $100 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 3rd, 2019 Criteria Open to any student with a disability graduating with an undergraduate degree from the University of Regina. Note: A disability, as defined by the World Health Organization of ... Read more
  • University of Saskatchewan Ability Scholarships The University of Saskatchewan Ability Scholarships are open to students with disabilities enrolled in any undergraduate degree program at the University of Saskatchewan. Amount: $2000 Number Available: 5 Deadline: June 1st, 2019 Criteria Must be a student at the University of Saskatchewan Must have completed at least one year of study Must be full-time or approved to study on a reduced course ... Read more
  • Wales Scholarship for Disabled Nova Scotia Post-Secondary Education Students The Wales Scholarship for Disabled Nova Scotia Post-Secondary Education Students is granted to post-secondary students in Nova Scotia with a disability. Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: April 15th (annually) Each year, Nova Scotia/Nunavut Command awards $40,000.00 in bursaries and scholarships. Criteria This scholarship is granted to students in Nova Scotia with a disability who are attending a post-secondary educational institution. How ... Read more
  • YESS Canada Scholarships The YESS Canada scholarships are available to students with disabilities living in select Saskatchewan communities.  Amount: Varies $500-$1500 Number Available: Varies Deadline: July 31st, 2019 Youth Employment Student Scholarships Canada (YESS Canada) are for those post-secondary students who are in high need of a helping hand: Single parent students, students with disabilities, children of a single parent and students ... Read more