Eric Waldron Scholarship

Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy has established several annual awards to acknowledge persons with cerebral palsy, their families, professionals and community members for their significant contributions in improving lives of people with cerebral palsy in Ontario.

Amount: $500

Number Available: 1

Deadline: July 5th, 2018


This scholarship is provided 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 completed his or her first year of instruction at University or College.  Enrolment in programs that will lead to working with individuals with disabilities will be an asset.

The applicant must be a current Member of the OFCP

How to Apply

The Awards Committee is interested in the student’s volunteer and employment endeavours and/or family involvement with an individual(s) with cerebral palsy. Personality, attitude and leadership attributes of the applicant will also be considered through personal/professional letters of reference.  Academic and community references are acceptable.  Please note that course transcripts including marks are required. The selection will be made by the Awards Committee.

Forms and supporting documentation must be received at the OFCP office by Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Send completed applications (available on the website) and all accompanying documentation by postal mail to:

Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy

Attn: Awards Committee

1630 Lawrence Avenue West, Suite 104

Toronto, Ontario M6L 1C5

 Contact Information

Please note that this Award is not automatically presented every year. If you have any questions or need additional information please contact Cathy Persons at 416-244-9686 or toll free 1-877-244-9686, Ext 224 or e-mail


See Also:

See other Ontario scholarships // See other scholarships for chronic physical disabilities