Chronic medical / health problem

  • 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
  • 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 enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary educational institute. Amount: Up to $5000 Number Available: 10 Deadline: June 1, 2019 at 5pm EDT Past scholarship recipients represent students who are living well with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis who not only strive ... Read more
  • BC Epilepsy Society Bursary The BC Epilepsy Society offers bursaries to students in British Columbia living with epilepsy who currently attend or plan to attend a post-secondary institution of education or training.  Amount: $500 Number Available: various Deadline: May 30th, 2019 Each year, our Society awards bursaries to people with epilepsy in BC who are entering, or are in a post-secondary academic, vocational, arts, ... Read more
  • 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 ... Read more
  • Chopnick Hilliard Scholarship Available to Canadian students with a spinal cord injury Amount: $500 Number Available: 3 Deadline: August 15th (annually) 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 ... Read more
  • Don McIntosh Memorial Award The Don McIntosh Memorial Award is available to students with physical disabilities residing in Saskatchewan  Amount: $500 Number: 1 Deadline: April 15th, 2019 In order to commemorate the work that Don McIntosh carried out for persons with physical disabilities, Cheshire Homes of Saskatoon established a memorial fund with donations received from his relatives and friends. Criteria The memorial fund is available ... Read more
  • Donald E Curren Scholarship The Donald E. Curren scholarship is a scholarship available to students with a mobility disability living in Atlantic Canada.  Amount:The maximum value of the scholarship will depend on number of applications received Number Available: varies Deadline: September 30th, 2019 The Donald E. Curren Scholarship was created by the many friends and admirers of Donald E. Curren, the founder and ... Read more
  • Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship Program The Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship Program is open to Canadian citizens with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus residing in the province of Ontario. Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: the last business day of April (annually) Named in honour of Dr. E. Bruce Hendrick as a tribute to his dedication, on-going support and outstanding service to our members. The Dr. ... Read more
  • Dr. Isabella Mills Bursary The Dr. Isabella Mills Bursary is available to students studying at the University of Saskatchewan who have a mobility impairment.  Amount: varies (typically $1000) Number Available: 1 Deadline: March 1st / June 1st The Dr. Isabella Mills Bursary is funded by the estate of Dr. Isabella Mills, and is renewable for students studying at the University of Saskatchewan with a ... Read more
  • Effie Close and Andrew Jamault Bursaries The Effie Close and Andrew Jamault Bursaries are available to students residing in Saskatchewan who are wheelchair users.  Amount: $2000 Number: 2 Deadline: December 1st (annually) The Kinsmen Foundation is pleased to be the administrator of the Effie Close and Andrew Jamault Bursaries. Both Ms. Close and Mr. Jamault bequeathed estate funds to the Kinsmen Foundation to establish these ... Read more
  • Eric Waldron Scholarship The Eric Waldron Scholarship is awarded to a student with cerebral palsy who is a current Lifetime Member of OFCP and who is enrolled in an Ontario College or University and who has already completed their first year. Amount: $500 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 27th, 2018 Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy has established several annual awards to acknowledge persons ... Read more
  • Kenneth Bimmann Scholarship The Kenneth Bimmann Scholarship is available to students who are studying at the University of Saskatchewan and have a physical disability.  Amount: $1100 Number Available: varies Deadline: October 1st This scholarship is funded by the Kenneth Bimmann Fund. Criteria Open to students who have completed at least one year of study in the undergraduate or graduate degree program. Preference will be given to students ... Read more
  • Kidney Foundation of Canada – Atlantic Canada Branch Bursary The Kidney Foundation of Canada – Atlantic Canada Branch Bursary is available to students living in Atlantic Canada who are a kidney patient, the spouse of a kidney patient, or the dependent of a kidney patient.  Amount: $500 Number Available: 4 Deadline: June 14th, 2019 The general purpose of the program is to assist kidney patients and their family members ... Read more
  • Kirby Rowe Scholarship Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: TBDThe 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 to pursue ... Read more
  • Lisa Huus Memorial Bursaries The Lisa Huus Memorial Bursaries are available for students attending post-secondary education in British Columbia who have physical disabilities.  Amount: up to $5000 Number Available: varies Deadline: May 31st (annually) The Lisa Huus Memorial Fund was established in 1988 in memory of Lisa Pauline Huus, who was a third-year sociology student at the University of Victoria. A native of ... Read more
  • Luciana Spring Mascarin Bursary The Luciana Spring Mascarin Bursary is available to students residing in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent area in Ontario with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: the last business day in March (annually) The Luciana Spring Mascarin Bursary Program was established in April 1993 in memory of this young girl who truly loved to learn. Just months before her ... 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
  • Michael Kamin Hart Scholarship The Michael Kamin Hart Scholarship is available to students in Ontario who have undergone treatment or are currently undergoing treatment for cancer.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 24th, 2019 This scholarship was created to honour the memory of Michael Kamin Hart, who was a vibrant, intelligent and compassionate young man who was completing his Masters degree in Biochemistry ... Read more
  • Osler Epilepsy Scholarship The Osler Epilepsy Scholarship is available to students in Ontario with Epilepsy.  Amount: $1500 Number Available: 4 Deadline: 4pm, June 14th, 2019 Are you a student with Epilepsy who is enrolled or is about to be enrolled in a post-secondary education program this September? Then congratulations, you are already well on your way to beating the odds. Only one in ... Read more
  • Phyllis Davidson Easter Seals Scholarship The Phyllis Davidson Easter Seals Scholarship is available to Canadian students with permanent physical disabilities that require the use of mobility aids. Amount: $2500-$5000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: July 31st (annually) Phyllis Davidson Easter Seals Scholarship offers post secondary academic scholarships to students living with physical disabilities. Created in loving memory of Phyllis Davidson, these scholarships help ease the financial ... Read more
  • Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada Bursary The Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada (SBHAC) Bursary is available to students who are registered members of SBHAC.  Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 15th, 2019 Program Objectives To encourage and support students with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to achieve independence in future education. To assist students in pursuing higher education at university or other post-secondary studies. Criteria Open to Canadian citizens ... Read more
  • Spinal Cord Injury BC Scholarships BCPF provides bursaries of varying amounts each fall to individuals with a spinal cord injury to support them with their post-secondary education at universities and colleges in British Columbia. Funds for these bursaries are funded through the foundation as well as individual donors, such as the Scott Stanley Scholarship. Mr. Stanley, a lawyer with Murphy ... Read more
  • 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: $500 Number Available: 3 Deadline: July 31st, 2019 The Sun Life Financial Scholarship is open to any post-secondary student with a spinal cord injury who is living in Canada, and ... Read more
  • Tamara Gordon Foundation Scholarship The Tamara Gordon Foundation Scholarship is available to students with physical disabilities studying at an Ontario university or college.  Amount: $750-$3000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: July 12th, 2019 The Tamara Gordon Foundation was established in 2013, to assist students with permanent physical disabilities who wish to pursue the completion of an educational field of study. The award of a TGF Scholarship is ... Read more
  • The Joubin/Selig Scholarship Fund The administration of the Joubin/Selig scholarship is under review.  As such, this grant stream is currently CLOSED. Amount: awarded scholarships range from $500 – $3,000 with a maximum amount set at $5,000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: NA The Joubin/Selig Scholarship Fund was established by Toronto Foundation donors to provide financial assistance to post-secondary students in Ontario with permanent physical ... Read more
  • 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, ... Read more
  • Wanderer’s Trust Scholarship Fund The Wanderer’s Trust Scholarship Fund is available to students with mobility impairments (preference for those with spinal cord injuries) who are residing in Atlantic Canada.  Amount: varies Number Available: varies Deadline: September 30th, 2019 The Wanderer’s Amateur Athletic Club was, by far, the most distinguished athletic Club in Halifax. Comprised of great athletes and members, the club became known throughout ... Read more