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  • AbbVie IBD Scholarship
    Crohn’s and Colitis Canada awards the AbbVie IBD Scholarship to students living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis who are entering or currenlty attending a Canadian  post-secondary educational institute. Amount: Up to $5000 Number Available: 15 Deadline: June 1, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT Past scholarship recipients represent students who are living well with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis who not ...
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  • AEBC/T-Base Scholarship
    The 2021 AEBC/T-Base Scholarship Program is now closed. Should you wish to be notified when the next round of applications will be released (February 2022), please e-mail scholarship@blindcanadians.ca and we will add you to our distribution list. Amount: $1000 Number Available: 2 AEBC Scholarships; 2 T-Base Communications Scholarships Deadline: March 25th, 2022, 11:59 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time The scholarships ...
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  • Alice Donald Bursary
    Amount: $300 Number Available: 1 Deadline: January 31, 2022 This $300 bursary is available to assist a second-year, physically-disabled student at Yukon University with their education costs. Students studying in a health-related program will also be considered. Born in Victoria, BC in 1912, Mrs. Donald moved to Whitehorse in 1976 following brain surgery that left her without the ...
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  • Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians Scholarships
    The Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (ACBC) offers 3 bursaries of $1500 each to people professionally recognized by a health care provider as legally blind. To be eligible, applicants must be pursuing a full or part-time post-secondary study, and be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants.   These bursaries are offered to students of all post-secondary ...
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  • AMI Robert Pearson Memorial Scholarship
    Information on the 2022 scholarship will be available in February Amount: $5000 Number: 2 (one student from the English community and one student from the French community) Deadline: TBA Established in 2012, the AMI Scholarship Program was created to celebrate AMI’s commitment to making accessible media for all Canadians. In 2016, the program was renamed the AMI Robert Pearson ...
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  • Arlene Burris Memorial Scholarship
    The Arlene Burris Memorial Scholarship is a national scholarship available to students under the age of 21 who are deaf or hard of hearing. Amount: Up to $1000 Number Available: Up to 30 Deadline: May 1st (further applications may be considered in October) This award is renewable for a maximum of four years (three renewals up to a maximum of ...
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  • ATEC Special Achievement Bursary
    ATEC (The Association of Teachers of Exceptional Children) is an association that has consistently strived to improve the learning environment of those students who have come under the umbrella of Special Education or Student Services. Amount: 500$ Number Available: 2 Deadline: March 31st An ATEC Special Achievement Bursary will be awarded to a student who through personal sacrifice and ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • Barney Danson Scholarship
    The Barney Danson Scholarship is a national scholarship available to blind or partially sighted students entering post-secondary education. Barney Danson’s life was one of service to his country – as soldier, MP, minister of several portfolios in the Pierre Trudeau governments, Consul General in Boston, successful businessman and philanthropist. He did all this without the ...
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  • BMO Capital Markets Lime Connect Equity Scholarship
    This is a national post-secondary scholarship open to all disabilities in all provinces and states. Amount: $10,000 (USD) For Students in the US or $5,000 (USD) For Students in Canada Number Available: Varies Application Deadline: Monday, March 21st at midnight PST References Deadline: Monday, March 28th Launched in 2005, Equity Through Education helps people achieve their dreams by getting the opportunity to develop themselves through ...
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  • Bridgeman Hogue Memorial Scholarship for the Visually Impaired
    The Bridgeman Hogue Memorial Scholarship is offered to encourage full access to post-secondary education for persons with a visual disability who often have greater barriers to participation in higher education and extra costs because of their disability established to support outstanding scholarship in higher education for persons with disabilities. Each year the award is dedicated ...
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  • Canadian Hearing Services National Scholarship Program
    The Canadian Hearing Services National Scholarship Program offers national scholarships available to Deaf or hard of hearing students.  Amount: $3000 (full-time students) or $1000 (part-time students) Number Available: The exact number of awards will be dependent on the number and ranking of qualified applicants. Deadline: May 25th, 2021 at 4p.m. The Canadian Hearing Society National Scholarship Program was created to ...
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  • Canadian Hemophilia Society James Kreppner Memorial Scholarship and Bursary Program
    The Canadian Hemophilia Society James Kreppner Memorial Scholarship and Bursary Program is a national bursary program available to students who have hemophilia (factor VIII or IX) or another inherited bleeding disorder (such as von Willebrand disease, a rare factor deficiency or platelet function disorder), carriers, and those who contracted HIV through a blood transfusion. Spouses and ...
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  • CHHA National Scholarship Program
    The CHHA National Scholarship Program offers three different scholarships to Deaf or Hard of Hearing students. Amount: $1000-2000 Number Available: 4 Deadline: April 30th, 2021 at 3pm (EST) The Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA) Scholarship Program was established in 2002. This Program is supported by donations of the members of the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA) and ...
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  • Chopnick Hilliard Scholarship
    Available to Canadian students with a spinal cord injury Amount: $1500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: May 31st, 2021 Criteria The Chopnick Hilliard Scholarship is open to any post-secondary student who has a spinal cord injury and who is living in Canada. Applicants must meet all of the following criterial to be eligible. The applicant must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant. The applicant ...
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  • CNIB Master’s Scholarship
    The CNIB Master’s Scholarship is one of two scholarships available to blind or partially sighed students who have graduated from university and are entering a post-graduate education program.  Amount: $12500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: July 5th Annualy C​NIB’s Master’s Scholarships encourage and support students who are blind or partially sighted to undertake studies at the post-graduate level. There ...
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  • CNIB’s General Scholarships
    CNIB’s General Scholarships are national scholarships offered to students who are blind or visually impaired.  Amount: $3000 Number Available: multiple Deadline: June 30th , 2021 The CNIB Scholarships are awarded to students who are blind or partially sighted and who demonstrate amazing courage, determination and passion in fighting for their independence and future. Criteria In order to be considered eligible for ...
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  • Nalini Perera Little Lotus Bud Master’s Scholarship
    The Nalini Perera Little Lotus Bud Master’s Scholarship is available to post-graduate students who are blind or partially sighted.  Amount: $5000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 15th,Annually C​NIB’s Master’s Scholarships encourage and support students who are blind or partially sighted to undertake studies at the post-graduate level. There are two Master’s Scholarship available: The CNIB Master’s Scholarship and the ...
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  • Connor Clark & Lunn Financial Group Scholarship
    The newest addition to the NEADS’ Student Awards offerings is the Connor Clark & Lunn Financial Group Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to persons with disabilities in higher education who display community leadership, and show interest in a business-oriented career. Recipients of this scholarship will be limited to students who are enrolled in a ...
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  • 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 31 6PM, 2021 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 ...
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  • Doreen Kronic Scholarship
    A scholarship offered by the Learning Disabilities Association of Canada (LDAC). The  Doreen Kronick Scholarship is available to post-secondary students with learning disabilities who are enrolled in full-time or part-time study programs. The Doreen Kronick Scholarship may be awarded to a person who is pursuing a program of graduate study in a university that will ...
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  • Emmy Duff Scholarship
    In keeping with Em’s spirit of giving, the Emmy Duff Scholarship Foundation is dedicated to providing scholarships to deserving students. The Scholarships will support post-secondary academic endeavours and recognize your personal triumphs. To learn more about Emmy Duff click here  The $2,000 Emmy Duff Scholarship is a one-time award for full-time students in a college or ...
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  • FJL Woodcock SAPA Scholarships
    The FJL Woodcock SAPA Scholarships are national scholarships available to students who are blind or visually impaired.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: multiple Deadline: June 30th, 2021 Established in 1989, these scholarships were named after Captain Fred Woodcock, a World War II veteran who was blinded in action. They are made possible by the families of veterans who were blinded ...
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  • NEADS Holly Bartlett Memorial Award
    The Holly Bartlett Bursary is being offered to encourage full access to post-secondary education for persons with disabilities who often have greater barriers to participation in higher education and extra costs because of their disabilities. Students must be registered in a post-secondary institution and provide documented proof of registration. The award will be offered to ...
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  • Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarships
    The Horatio Alger Association of Canada provides $1.2 million annually in need-based scholarship support for deserving students in all Canadian provinces and territories. Amount:  up to 10,000$ Number Available: 160 Open: December 2021 Deadline: March 15th 2022 @12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) Criteria Be enrolled full-time as a high school grade 11or first-year CEGEP student in Canada Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue ...
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  • Kevin Collin Abilities Scholarship
    The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student with a disability. Eligible applicants must have at minimum one full semester left in their post-secondary education. Amount:  3000$ Number Available: 1 Deadline: March 31st 2022 (The scholarship will be presented at the annual We Care Gala) About  The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student ...
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  • Kirby Rowe Scholarship
    Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: May 31, 2021The Kirby Rowe Scholarship is established in memory of William Kirby Rowe who provided outstanding and valued leadership throughout his career to advance access and inclusion for people with disabilities in Canada. One Kirby Rowe Scholarship of $1000 is available annually to a student with a spinal cord injury ...
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  • Lime Connect Pathways Scholarship for High School Seniors
    Amount: $1,000 Number Available: 3 Deadline: Monday, May 31st at 11:59 pm EST Criteria 2021 Scholarship Applicants must match the following criteria: Have, or consider themselves to have a visible or invisible disability* Current high school senior in the U.S. or Canada graduating in the Spring or Summer of 2021 Accepted to, or applied and awaiting acceptance to, a 4-year university or college in ...
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  • 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: June 1, 2020 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: ...
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  • NEADS Accessibility Resilience Program
    NEADS Accessibility Resilience Program – Emergency Support for Students with Disabilities in Response to COVID-19 Amount: 77 grants with a maximum claim of $100010 grants with a maximum claim of $5000 Open: December 15th  2021 Deadine: Demember 15th 2022 Purpose: COVID-19 has placed an undue burden on post-secondary students with disabilities (undergraduate university, graduate university, college, cégep, and high school students entering ...
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  • NEADS Christine Nieder Memorial Award
    The award will commemorate the life and contributions of Ms. Christine Nieder, NEADS Board member, who passed away in July 2014. The award will be offered to one student per year in the amount of $1,000, or more, depending upon donations to the program. This Award will be for deserving graduate students who demonstrate a passion ...
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  • 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 31st 2022 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 ...
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  • 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 2019 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 ...
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  • Preszler Law Firm Car Accident Scholarship
    Available to high school students injured in car accidents planning on pursuing a university degree. Amount: $2,500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: January 15th, 2022 “Since 1959 Preszler Law Firm has been committed to helping people injured in car accidents. We understand the difficulty in reclaiming and rebuilding your life following a serious injury. This challenge can be especially tough if your life ...
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  • Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship
    The Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship is available to students with mental health conditions currently registered in a post-secondary education program. Amount: $1000 Number Available: varies Deadline: April 1st at 11:59pm EST The Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship was established in honour of Sarah Gaulin, who died at age 26 after a longtime battle with mental illness. Along with her passion for ...
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  • Sun Life Financial Peer Support Scholarship
    The Sun Life Financial Peer Support Scholarship is available to Canadian students with a spinal cord injury who is also a peer support volunteer with one of SCI/CPA corporate members.  Amount: $1500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: May 31, 2021 The Sun Life Financial Scholarship is open to any post-secondary student with a spinal cord injury who is living in Canada, and ...
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  • 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: December 1st (annually) The Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program aims to honour the spirit of Terry Fox, one of Canada’s greatest ...
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  • 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 1st Annually  The award, available to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Canada, and New ...
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  • Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship
    Amount: $2500 Number Available: 1 Deadline:  TBH 2021 Each year, the 390,000-member National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers 8 scholarships of $2,500 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 General Employees ...
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  • Wade Hampton Employment Training Bursary
    The Wade Hampton Employment Training Bursary is awarded to an individual with a physical disability who is pursuing a professional development program.  Amount: $1500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: N/A No one embodied the spirit and vision of Ontario March of Dimes more than WWII flying veteran, Wade Hampton. At age 31, on the same day the polio vaccine was announced, ...
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  • William and Dorothy Ferrell Scholarship
    The AER William and Dorothy Ferrell Scholarship is available every two years to two students who are legally blind and are studying for a career in the field of services to persons who are blind or visually impaired.  Amount: $2000 Number Available: 3 Deadline: April 15, 2022 Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER) proudly ...
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