Neurological impairment

  • 1992 BC Games for the Physically Disabled Award
    Name: 1992 BC Games for the Physically Disabled Award Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: Created from part of the legacy of the 1992 BC Games for the Physically Disabled held in Maple Ridge that year, this fund provides awards to students ...
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  • William Fraser Bursary for Students with Disabilities
    Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Director of the Paul Menton Centre for students with Disabilities to undergraduate students with a permanent physical disability. Eligible recipients will be in demonstrated financial need and be registered with the Paul Menton Centre.  Endowed in 2014 by Joan Gazeley. Amount: up to 1,200$ Number Available: varies Applications Open: June 1st Deadline: ...
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  • 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: March 21st, 2022 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 Saskatchewan. Criteria The scholarship shall be ...
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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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  • About NEADS
    Since its founding in 1986, the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS), has had the mandate to support full access to education and employment for post-secondary students and graduates with disabilities across Canada. NEADS is a consumer-controlled, cross-disability charitable organization (corporation # 1007761975RR0001). We represent our constituents through specific projects, resources, research, publications and partnerships. ...
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  • Ade Adegbite Memorial Scholarship
    The Ade Adegbite Memorial Scholarship recognizes students with epilepsy who have overcome barriers and who continue to demonstrate resilience in coping with the challenges of epilepsy. Amount: $1500 Number Available: 2 Deadline: May 3, 2021 Cretia • be a person living with epilepsy.• be age 17 or over• be a Canadian citizen, Protected Person or Permanent Resident of Canada (proof of ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • Adult Special Education Bursary 
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: The Adult Special Education Bursary was created in 2003 by Myrna Popove, former Executive Director of Douglas College Foundation, and Ted James, former Director of Student and Enrollment Services/Registrar. The purpose of this fund is ...
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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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  • Al Atkinson & Ted James Bursary
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: In 2004 the Al Atkinson Bursary was created, in honour of Al’s retirement from Douglas College. Al started at Douglas as an instructor in the Learning Assistance department and by the time he retired he ...
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  • Alberta
    Alberta
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  • Government of Alberta Funding for Students with Disabilities
    The Alberta Student Aid portal has  information for students with permanent disabilities. Click HERE to go to it now. The following information has been taken from that page: You may be eligible for the Alberta Grant for Students with Disabilities The Alberta Grant for Students with Disabilities may be issued to a full‐time student with a documented ...
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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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  • All Disabilities
    All Disabilities
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  • All Provinces
    All Provinces
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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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  • Amy Farnell Education Award
    In honour of Amy Farnell, long-time supporter and cherished friend, Autism Nova Scotia and the Craig Foundation are pleased to present the Amy Farnell Education Award(s) to eligible Nova Scotian students who identify as being on the autism spectrum, and who have been accepted into a full-time post-secondary program. Each year, the Craig Foundation will contribute $25,000 to the award ...
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  • APUS Bursary Program
    The Association of Part-Time Undergraduate Students’ Bursary is available to part-time students at the University of Toronto. This is for the winter term bursary.  Amount: $1000 Number: on average 4 bursaries are offered Deadline: January 28, 2022 at 4pm. This bursary was created as part of the Association of Part-Time Undergraduate Students’ (APUS) 50th anniversary celebration. We are providing a ...
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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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  • Assiniboine Community College: Manitoba Blue Cross Bursary for Students with Special Needs
    Amount:750 Number: 1 Deadline: October 15th About: The Manitoba Blue Cross Bursary for Students with Special Needs is open to all students entering full-time studies in any post-secondary program at  Assiniboine Community. College who must incur additional expenses to attend university/college due to a physical or other disability. Eligibility Demonstrate additional expenses associated with special need Demonstrate financial need  Selection Criteria Application-based ...
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  • Association of Women in Finance Award
    Amount: $3500 x 1 Deadline: March 1st – July 31st About: Female student. completed one or more years in Business Administration in Finance specialty Eligibility Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident Female student Completed a minimum of 24 credits in the Business Administration degree or diploma program at the Kelowna campus of Okanagan College Returning for a subsequent year of full-time study (or ...
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  • ATEC Special Achievement Bursary
    ATEC (The Association of Teachers of Exceptional Children) is an association that has consistently strived to improve the learning environment of those students who have come under the umbrella of Special Education or Student Services. Amount: 500$ 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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  • Autism Ontario Education Scholarships
    The Autism Ontario Education Scholarships include three scholarships available to students with Autism, siblings of Autistic individuals, or parents of Autistic individuals who are studying in Ontario.  Amount: Varies Number: Varies Applications Open: April 2022  Deadline:TBH Each year, Autism Ontario awards scholarships to outstanding students entering their first year of post-secondary studies throughout Ontario. Eleanor Ritchie Education Scholarship is for individuals on ...
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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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  • 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: $500 Number Available: varies Deadline: May 30, 2020 Each year, our Society awards bursaries to people with epilepsy in BC who are entering, or are in a post-secondary academic, vocational, arts, ...
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  • Bell MTS Telecommunication Award
    Amount:1000$ Number available: Multiple Varies Deadline: October 1st Annually Eligibility Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities and women  Must be enrolled in the following programs on a full-time basis at Red River College of Applied Arts, Sciences and Technology in one of the following programs: Business Information Technology, Business Technology Management, Electrical Engineering Technology, Information Security ...
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  • Bernice and Robert Gilbert Fund
    The Bernice and Robert Gilbert Fund is available to students in British Columbia who are blind or visually impaired.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 15,2021 The Bernice and Robert Gilbert Fund, held by Vancouver Foundation, was established through the estate of the late Bernice Gilbert. The fund was created to support a bursary for a visually impaired ...
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  • Blind / Visually Impaired
    Blind / Visually Impaired
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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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  • British Columbia
    British Columbia
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  • British Columbia Institute of Technology Entrance Awards
    Eligibility Criteria  Citizen or permanent resident of Canada Applied for admission to BCIT and have been assigned a BCIT ID Commence full-time studies between April 1, 2021 and March 31, 2022 Remain a full-time student and maintain satisfactory academic standing during academic period for which an award is given How to apply View Entrance Awards Application Form Final high school transcript  Transcripts from ...
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  • Business Advisory Council Award of Distinction
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About:The Business Advisory Council Bursary was established in 2006 to support students enrolled in the Opportunities Enabled Program (OEP). It was awarded annually to graduates who were continuing their post-secondary studies until cancellation of the ...
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  • Canadian Council of the Blind Bursary
    Awarded annually to one or more blind or visually impaired students. Amount: 2,100$ Number Available: +1 Applications Open: June 1, 2021 Deadline: October 31st 2021 awarded annually Criteria Eligible applicants must: be registered with the Paul Menton Centre; complete the Carleton University bursary application; be in good academic standing; be able to demonstrate through a brief submission, how this bursary, if awarded, would assist them ...
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  • Canadian Federation of University Women Award of Distinction
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Award of Distinction was established in 2003. CFUW – Coquitlam applies annual to the Gaming Commission of BC to receive a grant through their Direct Access Funding. Funds ...
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  • Canadian Federation of University Women – Coquitlam Millennium Bursary
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: This bursary, established in 2000, recognizes and rewards students enrolled in any program within the Faculty of Child, Family & Community Studies who participate in volunteer activities within Douglas College or their community. Preference will ...
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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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  • Candlelighters Bursery
    In order to qualify for any of Candlelighters’ programs and services, a patient or survivor has to have had their treatment here in Eastern Ontario and their family has to be a current Candlelighters member. If a patient or survivor’s family was previously a Candlelighters member and their membership has lapsed, they must restore their ...
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  • Carly Reid Memorial Award
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: The Carly Reid Memorial Award was created in 2006 in memory of Carly Reid by her family. Carly was a student in the Print Futures program at Douglas College and knew she had found her ...
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  • Charmaine Letourneau Scholarship
    Available to students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing attending post-secondary education in Alberta with demonstrated knowledge of sign language and financial need. Amount: $5000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: August 31st, 2021 The Charmaine Letourneau Scholarships support post-secondary education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Albertans. Priority is given to individuals who demonstrate involvement in Deaf and Hard of Hearing ...
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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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  • Chronic medical / health problem
    Chronic medical / health problem
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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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  • Contact Us
    This website is created and run by the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS). If you would like to submit a scholarship to the website or have any questions /concerns about the content on this website, please contact: sarah.szumlanski@neads.ca NEADS’ Researcher and  Junior Content Manager   Rm. 514 Unicentre, Carleton University  Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6 If you have any accessibility or ...
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  • Covid -19 Guide for Students with Disabilities
    This guide is intended as a comprehensive and detailed account of Canadian federal, provincial, and post-secondary initiatives that can help people with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Given that NEADS represents college and university students with disabilities, the guide is primarily focused on those measures that support disabled persons in post-secondary study. We hope this ...
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  • Dalhousie Student Accessibility Fund Bursary
    Bursaries which are open to all Dalhousie students with disabilities. We recognize that there are additional financial burdens associated with having a disability, and these bursaries are provided to help defray these costs. Amount: 1000$ Deadline:Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until funding is depleted. Due to the volume of requests. Number available: Varies Criteria Must be 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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  • Deaf / Hard of hearing
    Deaf / Hard of hearing
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  • 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 and each is up to $1500 Number Available: Up to 8 Deadline: July 31st (Annually) The Donald E. Curren Scholarship was created by the many friends and ...
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  • 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: 1 Deadline:The online aid application opens for all students on Aug. 12 and the deadline is January 11th, 2020 The Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship was established in 2012 by the Cannon ...
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  • Donna Lester-Smith Humanities Award
    Amount: $500 x 1 Deadline: March 1st – July 31st About: Completed a minimum of 24 credits of full-time study in an Arts or Science (university studies) program at any campus Eligibility:  Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident A resident of the Okanagan College region Completed at least 24 credits of full-time study (or 40% course load for students with permanent disabilities) ...
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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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  • Douglas College Entrance Awards
    Students with disabilities may be eligible for the following awards, administered through Douglas College Foundation in the following fields of study: Applied Community Studies, General, Health Sciences and in Language, Literature, and Performing Arts  Applied Community Studies Awards   Norman J Goode Award of Distinction  Amount: UnknownDeadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: ...
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  • 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, 2019 Yet if the trend continues like it has for the past few years, The deadline for the 2020-2021 school year should ...
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  • 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: May 29 2020 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. E. Bruce Hendrick Scholarship ...
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  • 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 $1000) Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st Annualy The Dr. Isabella Mills Bursary is funded by the estate of Dr. Isabella Mills, and is renewable for students studying at the University of Saskatchewan with a mobility ...
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  • Dr. John Davis Burton Award
    The John Davis Burton Award is an award to honor a student in good standing who has made a significant contribution toward awareness, equality and integration of persons with disabilities within the educational community. This award is given annually to a deserving student who is enrolled at Algonquin College, Carleton University, La Cité collègiale or the University of Ottawa. Amount: Varies Number Available: 1 Deadline: ...
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  • Ed Ireland Award for Disabled International Students
    Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities, to one (1) international student who is entering or proceeding from one year to another and who is registered with the Paul Menton Centre. Recipients will be in demonstrated financial need.  Should the recipient be a graduate student, ...
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  • Ed Ireland Bursary for Students with Disabilities
    Awarded annually to two (2) deserving students proceeding from one year to another. Successful applicants are selected from within the following areas: College of Humanities, Human Rights, Electronics – doing research work in the area of silicon-based optical sensors, the Attendants Service Program, and students with disabilities registered with the Paul Menton Centre. Amount: 500$ Number Available: ...
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  • Education for Life Bursary
    Voice of Albertans with Disabilities would like to congratulate the following individuals for being a recipient of our Education for Life Bursaries for the year 21-22. There were many deserving applicants from which to choose, and our final decisions were not easily made. Over the past 20 years that VAD has awarded bursaries, we are ...
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  • 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: Varies 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 ...
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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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  • 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: Friday, August 21, 2020 Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy has established several annual awards to acknowledge ...
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  • Find an Award
    Find an Award
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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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  • 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, 2019 There is another website called Scholarship Canada and they have a more recent/ updated page about the Garth Edward Usick Memorial Bursary award. They are saying that the ...
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  • 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, 2019 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) ...
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  • George Bateman Memorial Scholarship
    The George Bateman Memorial Scholarship is available to deaf or hard of hearing students 21 years of age or younger, pursuing undergraduate studies.  Amount: Up to $1000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 1st (annually) (further selection may be considered in October) The DHH Trust Fund is used for student bursaries, scholarships, and awards; research; and staff professional development. The ...
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  • Government Funding Resources
    Provincial and Territorial Student Financial Assistance Offices Nunavut, the Northwest Territories and the province of Quebec operate their own student assistance plans. If you are a resident of Nunavut, the Northwest Territories or Quebec, contact the provincial or territorial student financial assistance office for further information. Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon
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  • Government of British Columbia Funding for Students with Disabilities
    Full-Time Students with a Permanent Disability If you have a documented permanent disability and will be studying at a designated post-secondary institution, the following programs may help you. Appendix 8 (Request for permanent disability programs) Provincial grants and bursaries Assistance program for students with permanent disabilities B.C. access grant for deaf students B.C. access grant for students with permanent disabilities B.C. supplemental bursary for students with ...
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  • Government of New Brunswick Funding for Students with Disabilities
    A comprehensive guide to student financial aid through the Government of New Brunswick is available here. The Government of New Brunswick and the Government of Canada work together to provide student financial assistance. Loans, grants and bursaries are available to help you access and pay for post-secondary education. With one application, you will be considered for ...
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  • Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Funding for Students with Disabilities
    The Newfoundland and Labrador government has an information page for students with permanent disabilities. You can find it, and more of the following information, HERE. The Grant for Services and Equipment for Students with Permanent Disabilities (CSG- PDSE) Students with permanent disabilities can apply for grants for services and equipment through the Newfoundland and Labrador Integrated Student Financial Assistance ...
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  • Government of Nunavut Funding for Students with Disabilities
    Student Financial Assistance Program Overview Financial Assistance for Nunavut Students Program (FANS), funds students attending postsecondary education programs. FANS ensures that financial need is not a barrier to higher education. FANS is governed by Nunavut’s Student Financial Assistance Act and Regulations For more information about FANS click HERE to access the student handbook Grant for Students with Permanent ...
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  • Government of Ontario Funding for Students with Disabilities
    This page has information on: Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) Bursary for Students with Disabilities and Canada Student Grant for Services and Equipment for Persons with Permanent Disabilities Severe Permanent Disability Benefit Ontario Disability Support Program Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) The Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) is a financial aid program that can help you pay for college or university. OSAP ...
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  • Government of Prince Edward Island Funding for Students with Disabilities
    If you are a PEI student, you could get $4400 to $8800 in bursaries, depending on your program of study. No application is required. To receive this money, simply enroll as a first-time student at UPEI, Holland College, Maritime Christian College or College de l’Ile. As a province in Canada, students living in PEI are also ...
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  • Government of Quebec Funding for Students with Disabilities
    On this page you will find information about: The Loans and Bursaries Program for Full-Time Students The Loans Program for Part-Time Students The Allowance for Special Needs Program – Adults For information about repayment, click here. Loans and Bursaries Program *See below for what counts as full-time for students with disabilities The Loans and Bursaries Program enables Québec students ...
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  • Government of Saskatchewan Funding for Students with Disabilities
    Students with permanent disabilities are eligible to access all student loan and grant programs. There are also some features of the Canada-Saskatchewan Integrated Student Loan program specifically for students with permanent disabilities, as well as other supports available to all students that may be of interest to you. Financial Supports for Students with Disabilities If you are ...
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  • Government of the Northwest Territories Funding for Students with Disabilities
    Student Financial Assistance Program Overview ECE offers full-time and part-time financial assistance to NWT residents attending accredited, postsecondary institutions and programs through the Student Financial Assistance (SFA) Program. The purpose of the SFA Program is to help supplement the cost of obtaining a postsecondary education, not to cover all expenses. Depending on eligibility, SFA may provide post-secondary ...
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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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  • IODE Lord Dundonald Giselle Lazure Memorial Award
    Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities to an outstanding student entering or proceeding from one year to another at Carleton University who is in demonstrated financial need. Eligible students will have a permanent mental or physical disability and be registered with the Paul Menton Centre. Established in ...
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  • James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary
    The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary is available to students attending McMaster University.  Amount: varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: January 11th, 2020 with your supporting documents due on January 22, 2020. For Undergrad The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary was established in 1991 in memory of Jamie Greilich (Class of ’88) by the ...
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  • 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: September 8th, 2020 Or April 30th 2020 depending on where you look on the website The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship was established in 2015 by Mr. George and Mrs. Rita Greilich in ...
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  • Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award
    The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award is available to students studying at McMaster University.  Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: Sept 8th or April 30 Depending on where you look on the website.    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 ...
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  • Jim and Elizabeth Ottley Award
    Available to students with disabilities enrolled at the University of Regina.  Amount: $2,700 Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, 2020 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) of 70% registered and remains registered in a minimum of 6 credit hours in the semester the ...
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  • 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: $2800 depending on where you look Number Available: 1 Deadline:  September 30th 2021  There is a another website called Scholarship Canada and they have updated information for the Jim & Elizabeth Ottley Award. They say that for the ...
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  • Joan Meister ORW Memorial Fund for Students with Disabilities Bursary
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: The Joan Meister ORW Memorial Fund for Students with Disabilities Bursary was established in 2004 to recognize and reward students with disabilities enrolled at Douglas College. This would include not only students enrolled in a ...
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  • John Teuscher Memorial Scholarship
    Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities, to a student with a Learning Disability proceeding from one year to another who has been involved in student life and is a Canadian citizen.  Preference will be given to a student enrolled in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.  ...
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  • Joint Diversity Scholarship
    Save-On-Foods is proud to have partnered with UFCW Local 1518 to establish a Joint Diversity and Training Trust to support and maintain a respectful and positive working environment. Our goal is to work collaboratively to promote diversity awareness and build strong, healthy and mutually beneficial relationships within the diverse communities that we serve. We help students ...
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  • Judge Brian Stevenson Scholarship
    Amount: $2000 Number Available: Varies Open: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Deadline: Friday, April 29, 2022 This scholarship is available for Canadian students who are legally blind and who are pursuing post-secondary studies. Candidates should demonstrate strong career aspirations. Eligible candidates can apply for this scholarship for each year of their postsecondary program (to a maximum of four years). Criteria This scholarship is ...
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  • Kelly Jost Memorial Bursary
    Amount: $850 x1 Deadline: March 1-September 15, December 1-February 15 About: Enrolled full-time in the first semester of study in any degree, diploma or certificate program at the Vernon campus of Okanagan College Eligibility Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or protected person Registered in full-time course load (or 40% course load for students with a permanent disability) in the first semester ...
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  • 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 or $900, Depending on where you look Number Available: varies Deadline: October 1st Annualy A massive thank you to Kenneth Bimmann Fund for sponsoring the Kenneth Bimmann Scholarship. There are a few web-sites that seam to be more recently ...
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  • Kevin Collin Abilities Scholarship
    The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student with a disability. Eligible applicants must have at minimum one full semester left in their post-secondary education. Amount:  3000$ 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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  • 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, 2020 The general purpose of the program is to assist kidney patients and their family members ...
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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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  • Learning disability
    Learning disability
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  • 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: Jan 11th 2020 with the supporting documents due Jan 22nd 202 The Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries was established in 1990 in memory of Lillian Rose Stegne (Class of ’62) by ...
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  • Lime Connect Pathways Scholarship for High School Seniors
    Amount: $1,000 Number Available: 3 Deadline: Sunday, June 5th at 11:59 pm/ 2:59 am EST Criteria 2022 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 2022 Accepted to, or applied and awaiting acceptance to, a 4-year ...
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  • Lions District 5CN Bursary
    The Lions District 5CN Bursary is open to students studying at the University of Saskatchewan who are blind or visually impaired.  Amount: $600 or Varies depending on availability. Number Available: 1 Deadline: October 1st, annually  A Massive thank you to District Governor Ewen Gray for funding the Lions District 5CN Bursary. Criteria Must be a student at the University of Saskatchewan Must have completed at least ...
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  • 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 31 2021 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 ...
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  • Lorraine Hartman Memorial Award
    Amount: 1500  Number Available: 1 Deadline: July 31, 2021 Female student with diabetes who has completed a minimum of 24 credits of study in any university studies, degree or diploma program at any campus Eligibility Canadian citizen or permanent resident Female student with diabetes Completed a minimum of 24 credits of study in at least 60% of a full course load (or ...
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  • Louise Charette Memorial Award
    This award was established in the loving memory of Louise Charette, an award-winning CBC journalist.   Amount: $1000 Number available: 1 Deadline: March 15th About: Valued at a minimum of $1000, it is available annually to a first-year Creative Communications student. Students who are members of under-represented groups at Red River College, or who face physical, social, economic, cultural or ...
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  • 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: April 30th 2020 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 passing, Luciana wrote her ...
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  • Lucie and Phil Latulippe Fund Fellowship
    The Lucie and Phil Latulippe Fund Fellowship is available to students at Université Laval who have motor or sensory disabilities.  Amount: $1500 Number: 3 Deadline: fall 2020 Donors: Lucie and Phil Latulippe Fund Goal: Promote the practice of sports activities for Laval University students who have a motor or sensory disability that is a constraint to their ...
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  • MADD Canada Bursary Program
    Available to students who have been severely injured or who have had an immediate family member killed or severely injured as a result of an impaired driving crash. Amount: $10,000 and $5,000 Deadline: May 31st Criteria Applicants must: be Canadian citizens have themselves been severely injured or who have had a parent, legal guardian, or sibling killed or severely injured as a result of an impaired ...
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  • Making a Difference Award
    Awarded on the recommendation of the Director of the Paul Menton Centre, to outstanding students with a documented permanent physical disability entering a program of study within the Faculty of Engineering, the Faculty of Science, the Arthur Kroeger College of Public Affairs or in a program in Accounting. Recipients will demonstrate leadership and be committed ...
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  • Manitoba
    Manitoba
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  • Government of Manitoba Funding for Students with Disabilities
    One Application – Two Loans When you apply to Manitoba Student Aid, you become eligible for loans and grants, not only from Manitoba Student Aid, but also from the Canada Student Loans Program. When you receive and repay your student loans, you deal with both lenders separately. Requirements To remain eligible for Manitoba Student Aid, you must: pass at least ...
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  • Manitoba Hydro Bursaries
    Amount: Varies Deadline: October 12th About: Manitoba Hydro offers a number of awards, bursaries and scholarships to Red River College students who are of Indigenous ancestry or members of employment equity designated groups (women, Indigenous people, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities).   Manitoba Hydro reviews all applications and selects the recipients.  Those selected are ...
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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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  • MAVLI Student Achievement Award
    Established by the Manitoba Association of Visual Language Interpreters (MAVLI), an award of up to $500 award is available to a first-year student enrolled in the ASL – English Interpretation program at Red River College. Amount: $500 Number Available: 5 Deadline: February 15th Criteria To be eligible, applicants must be a member of MAVLI and a full- time students. Selection ...
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  • McGill University Financial Aid
    This page provides information about funding opportunities available specifically to students entering or attending post-secondary at McGill University.  From the McGill Financial Aid Office: McGill provides both merit- and need- based support to entrance and in-course students. While some of our awards may have a ‘preference’ for students with disabilities, we do not discriminate in our selection ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • Memorial University Scholarships
    This page lists the scholarships available to disabled students attending Memorial University.  Amount: varies Number: varies Deadline: March 1st (annually) Memorial University has a number of scholarships available to students with disabilities enrolled at the university. Many of them have similar steps, So just a number of them have been shown here. If you wish to see the full ...
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  • 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 annually  There is another source from the University of Saskatchewan called school finder, and they are saying that the Merylyn K. Vann Bursary the amount its worth is $3000. So don’t ...
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  • 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: Varies Deadline: August 2nd (Annually) But there is no Scholarship for the 2020 school year. Hopefully it there will be one for the 2021 year! This scholarship was created to honour the memory of Michael Kamin ...
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  • Mobility impairment
    Mobility impairment
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  • Moving Lives Forward Scholarship Program
    Available to students in Newfoundland and Labrador who have received adult services from a provincial Mental Health and Addictions Program. Amount: Up to $1,500 Deadline: April 15th, August 1st, November 1st 2021 The Moving Lives Forward Scholarship Program is a provincial program supporting individuals from a mental health program grow and heal through the pursuit of higher education and/or skill development ...
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  • National Government Funding for Students with Disabilities
    Provincial and Territorial Information for Canada Student Loans and Grants The Government of Canada works with most provincial or territorial governments to deliver federal and provincial student loans and grants. In Ontario, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland and Labrador the Government of Canada and the provincial governments work together to provide financial assistance through Integrated Student Loans and Grants. In Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward ...
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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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  • Neurological impairment
    Neurological impairment
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  • New Brunswick
    New Brunswick
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  • Nicholas Leroux Memorial Bursary
    Awarded annually, to deserving undergraduate students entering or proceeding from one year to another of any program, to support students with disabilities in the attendant services program at Carleton University. Recipients will have demonstrated financial need, must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada (landed immigrants or protected persons), and must meet OSAP’s Ontario residency ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • Nova Scotia
    Nova Scotia
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  • Government of Nova Scotia Funding for Students with Disabilities
    Information about Nova Scotia Loans & Grants can be found HERE. Information for students with permanent disabilities can be found HERE. Key points: The Student Assistance program offers more flexible limits for students with a permanent disability who might have trouble completing their school program within traditional timelines. You have extra time to complete your program with the ...
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  • Nunavut
    Nunavut
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  • Ontario
    Ontario
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  • Osler Epilepsy Scholarship
    The Osler Epilepsy Scholarship is available to students in Ontario with Epilepsy.  Amount: $1500 Number Available: 4 Deadline: For the 2020 Year the Osler Epilepsy Scholarship has been Suspended Hopefully It will reopen in the 2021 School year! 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, ...
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  • Other disabilities
    Other disabilities
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  • 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: 15 (see below) Deadline:end of business day Friday, April 30th, 2021 Six 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 ...
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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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  • 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 ...
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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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  • Prince Edward Island
    Prince Edward Island
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  • 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 ...
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  • Psychological / psychiatric disability
    Psychological / psychiatric disability
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  • Quebec
    Quebec
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  • Resources
    Resources
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  • Resources
    This guide is intended as a comprehensive and detailed account of Canadian federal, provincial, and post-secondary initiatives that can help people with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Given that NEADS represents college and university students with disabilities, the guide is primarily focused on those measures that support disabled persons in post-secondary study. We hope this ...
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  • Ressources
    Ressources
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  • État des écoles
    L'état des écoles fournit des informations sur la façon dont les écoles sont affectées par COVID-19
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  • Richard (Asher) Webb Social Justice Activist Memorial Award
    This is an $800 award given annually to a student who demonstrates exceptional effort and/or the ability to lead, organize and engage students or members of the community in embodying the values of equity, diversity, inclusion, multiculturalism and social justice. Amount:  800$ Number Available: 1 Deadline: February 15 About: The successful recipient will be a community activist, advocate or leader who ...
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  • Rixon Rafter Scholarship
    Amount: $2000 Number Available: Varies Open: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Deadline: Friday, April 29, 2022 This scholarship is named in honour of Rixon Rafter, a former graduate from the Ontario School for the Blind (now called W. Ross School for the Blind). Eligible candidates can apply for this scholarship for each year of their postsecondary program (to a maximum of ...
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  • S.R. Hussey Memorial Scholarship
    The S.R. Hussey Memorial Scholarship is available to students living in Atlantic Canada who are legally blind.  Amount: Varies, Typically from $100 -1000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 1st (annually) Dr. Samuel Robert Hussey was born in Newfoundland in 1874. He lost his sight at the age of ten after contracting measles. In 1893, he became a teacher and ...
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  • Sally Allan Memorial Award
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: The Sally Allan Memorial Award was established, in 2006, by her daughters and their families. The purpose is to support mature students, with demonstrated financial need, enrolled in English courses at Douglas College. A preference ...
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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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  • Saskatchewan
    Saskatchewan
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  • 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, 2019 . For the 2020-2021 School year if the trend continues, The deadline should be October 1st ...
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  • 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, 2019 , Yet if the deadline follows the pattern it has for the past few years. Then the deadline for the 2020 year should be ...
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  • 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, 2019 , But if the trend continues then the deadline for the 2020 year should be October 1st 2020. Recipients of this award may ...
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  • 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, 2019 , But they seemingly make the deadline on October 1st every year. Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for ...
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  • 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 But they seemingly make the deadline on October 1st every year. Recipients of this award may have the opportunity to interview for potential ...
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  • Search by Deadline
    This page acts as an at-a-glance search page for scholarship, award, and bursary deadlines, with keywords listed in square brackets to identify key criteria such as province and disability type. As our website is still being developed, there may be some scholarships, awards, or bursaries listed on our website that are not on ...
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  • Seneca College Scholarships and Bursaries
    Seneca College has a number of scholarships and bursaries available to students with disabilities. Each of those are listed here along with their individual criteria.  Amount: $350-$1000 Number: 5 Deadline: TBD But the renewable scholarships for the 2022 academic year is open from now until the tenth day of class. All other awards will be available in fall and open ...
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  • SGI Auto Body Technician Scholarship, SGI Business Insurance Scholarship
    Amount: $2500  Number: Avaliable: 2 Deadline: October 31, 2021 Eligibility Be enrolled full-time in the Auto Body Technician Certificate Program at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon campus, or Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina campus  Selection Criteria Academic achievement (75% weighing) Financial need (25% weighing) Preference given to a self declared diversity applicant Click here for more information and to apply Contact Email student.awards@saskpolytech.ca Regina Campus Paula Letkeman Rm 1138 306-775-7718 Moose Jaw Campus Michelle Gulutzan Rm 4234 306-691-8511 Saskatoon ...
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  • SGI Business Insurance Scholarship
    Amount: $2500 Number Available: 4 Deadline: October 31, 2021 Eligibility Be enrolled full-time in the Business  Insurance Program Year 2 at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Moose Jaw campus  Achieved a minimum of 70% average in the Business Certificate program Selection Criteria Academic achievement (75% weighing) Financial need (25% weighing) Preference given to a self-declared diversity applicant Click here for more information and to apply Contact student.awards@saskpolytech.ca Regina Campus Paula Letkeman Rm 1138 306-775-7718 Moose ...
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  • 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 Up to $1000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 19, 2021 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 ...
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  • Spinal Cord Injury BC Scholarships
    Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 21st 2021 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. ...
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  • Starlight Casino Bursary
    Amount: Unknown Deadline: Fall: August 15th – September 15th; Winter: January 1st – February 1st; Summer: May 1st – June 1st About: Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited DBA Starlight Casino established this annual bursary to assist students in financial need who are enrolled in any Vocational Education and Skills Training, or VEST (formerly Adult Special Education) program ...
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  • State of the Schools Report
    The State of the Schools reports are made possible by the NEADS VirtualAccess4All Project, a two-year project empowering students with disabilities to successfully navigate the transition to post-secondary education. The quarterly State of the Schools reports aim to provide information on current trends and changes in post-secondary education, particularly those caused by the ongoing COVID19 ...
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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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  • Susan Parker Scott Scholarship
    Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities to an outstanding undergraduate student entering or proceeding from one year to another at Carleton University. Established by CFUW-Ottawa Club at the request of Fran Harding and funded through generous donations from Fran and other CFUW-Ottawa Club members. It is named in ...
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  • Tamara Gordon Foundation Scholarship
    The Tamara Gordon Foundation Scholarship is available to students with physical disabilities studying at an Ontario university or college.  Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: 2021/2022 academic year 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 ...
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  • TD Meloche Monnex Insurance Scholarship for Students with Functional Disabilities (Motor or Sensory)
    The TD Meloche Monnex Insurance Scholarship for Students with Functional Disabilities (Motor or Sensory) is available to students with functional disabilities studying at the University of Laval.  Amount: $1000 Number: 3 Deadline: fall Donors: Foundation of Laval University (FUL) and TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Goal: Encourage students with a functional disability (motor or sensory) to pursue university studies ...
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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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  • The John A. Sanderson Bursary
    This bursary is available to students that previously attended W. Ross Macdonald School for Students who are Blind and Partially Sighted in Brantford, Ontario Amount: $600-$1200 Number Available: Varies Deadline:November 19, 2021 Criteria This bursary is available to former students who attended W. Ross Macdonald School for at least two (2) years and who are currently enrolled in a post-secondary program. The ...
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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 $2,500 each that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for workers. The Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship is one of those and is specific to students with disabilities. The National Union of Public and General Employees ...
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  • Thomas Sorensen Memorial Scholarship
    Established by the Sorensen family to honour the legacy of their son, Thomas Sorensen, who was a student at Carleton from 2013-2014. Thomas had big dreams, was a true advocate for persons with disabilities and devoted countless hours volunteering and fundraising for various charitable organizations. He would never turn down an opportunity to educate anyone ...
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  • Timmons Mason Endowment
    The Timmons Mason Endowment is awarded to undergraduate students attending the University of Regina who are registered with Campus for All program. Amount: Varies Number Available: 1 Deadline: Fall Deadline Oct 1st 2021, Winter Deadline February 3rd 2021 Criteria The award will be presented to a student(s) who meets the following criteria: is registered with Campus for All program at the University ...
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  • University College of the North Manitoba Blue Cross Bursary for Students with Special Needs
    Amount: 750$ Deadline: October 13th About: The Manitoba Blue Cross Bursary for Students with Special Needs is open to all students entering full-time studies in any post-secondary program at University College of the North who must incur additional expenses to attend university/college due to a physical or other disability. Eligibility Applicants must be a resident of Manitoba. Selection is ...
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  • 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 1st, 2020 Criteria Open to any student with a disability graduating with an undergraduate degree from the University of Regina. Candidates must provide documentation and/or verification supporting ...
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  • 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, (Annually) Selection is based on academic achievement or a combination of academic achievement and other selection criteria, as specified by individual scholarship criteria. Recipients will be selected and ...
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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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  • 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 2022 Each year, Nova Scotia/Nunavut Command awards $30,000.00 in bursaries and scholarships. Criteria This scholarship is granted to students in Nova Scotia with a disability who are attending a post-secondary educational institution. How ...
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  • Walker Wood Award(s)
    Awarded on the recommendation of the Director of the Paul Menton Centre, to outstanding students with a demonstrated permanent disability enrolled in any program of study at Carleton University. Preference will be given to student in financial need from Atlantic provinces. Established in 2019 by the Walker Wood Foundation. Amount:  up to 4000$ One-time funding only. ...
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  • Wallace Anderson Memorial Scholarship Fund
    The Wallace Anderson Memorial Scholarship Fund is available to students in Southwestern New Brunswick who are manually Deaf.  Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: April 30th (annually) Saint John Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (SJDHHS) administers a scholarship fund for students who are manually Deaf and reside in Southwestern New Brunswick. 2002 marked the first year of this scholarship ...
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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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  • 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: TBD 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 coming from ...
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  • Government of Yukon Funding for Students with Disabilities
    The Yukon Grant The Yukon Grant is available for Yukon students who are taking full-time post-secondary classes at a designated institution. Eligibility Who can apply for the Yukon Grant Length of time you may receive the Yukon Grant Combining Yukon Grant with Student Training Allowance Receiving student financial assistance from more than one funding source Eligibility for student financial assistance in other ...
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