Ontario

  • APUS Summer Bursary The Association of Part-Time Undergraduate Students’ Summer Bursary is available to part-time summer students at the University of Toronto.  Amount: $500 Number: on average 4 bursaries are offered Deadline: June 7th, 2019 at 4pm (first summer term; May-June) or July 19th, 2019 at 4pm (second summer term; July-August) Recognizing that part-time students face barriers to accessing funding from governmental and ... Read more
  • 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: 3 Deadline: mid-May, annually  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 the ... Read more
  • Dianne MacIsaac Memorial Bursary The Dianne MacIsaac Memorial Bursary is offered to students enrolled in McMaster’s Sociology program.  Amount: unknown Number Available: unknown Deadline: January 11th, 2019 The Dianne MacIsaac Memorial Bursary was established in 1994 by friends and family of Dianne MacIsaac and augmented in 1996 in conjunction with the McMaster Student Opportunity Fund initiative. Criteria To be granted to a student or students enrolled ... Read more
  • Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship The Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship is available to students attending McMaster University who is registered with Student Accessibility Services (SAS). Amount: $2000 Number Available: 3 Deadline:The online aid application opens for all students on Aug. 12 and the deadline is January 11th, 2019 The Donald Oscar Cannon Scholarship was established in 2012 by the Cannon Family. Criteria To be awarded to a student ... 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. John and Olive Pyper Scholarship The Dr. John and Olive Pyper Scholarship is available to a student who is blind or partially sighted, living in any one of the counties of Southwestern Ontario; namely Perth, Wellington, Waterloo, Oxford, Middlesex and Huron. Amount: $4000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 15th, 2019 Dr. John Pyper was an ophthalmologist from Stratford, Ontario, who in 1955 extracted the first ... 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
  • James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary is available to students attending McMaster University.  Amount: varies Number Available: unknown Deadline: January 11th, 2019 The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Bursary was established in 1991 in memory of Jamie Greilich (Class of ’88) by the Operating Committee on the Disabled through its Awareness Week Activities. Criteria To be granted to a disabled ... Read more
  • James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship is available to students studying at McMaster University.  Amount: $5000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: January 11th, 2019 The James R. (Jamie) Greilich Memorial Scholarship was established in 2015 by Mr. George and Mrs. Rita Greilich in memory of their son Jamie, B.A. (Class of ‘88) who passed away at the age of ... Read more
  • Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award is available to students studying at McMaster University.  Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: April 30th The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award was established in 2014 by Kim (Class of 2004 and 2009) and Tim (Class of ‘86 and 2004) Nolan to celebrate the lives of Jeanne and Peter Nolan. Criteria To be awarded to a ... Read more
  • John D. McNie Achievement Award of Excellence The John D. McNie Achievement Award of Excellence is available to students studying at McMaster University who are blind or visually impaired.  Amount: $800 Number Available: 5 Deadline: TBD The John D. McNie Achievement Award of Excellence was established in 2001 by David O. Davis in honour of John D. McNie. Criteria To be awarded to a student with a visual ... Read more
  • Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries The Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries are available to students attending McMaster University who are registered with SAS.  Amount: unknown Number Available: unknown Deadline: April 30th The Lillian R. Stegne Memorial Bursaries was established in 1990 in memory of Lillian Rose Stegne (Class of ’62) by family, friends and colleagues. Criteria To be granted to students enrolled in any program who ... Read more
  • 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
  • McMaster Achievement Awards of Excellence The McMaster Achievement Awards of Excellence are available to students who are registered with McMaster University’s Student Accessibility Services (SAS).  Amount: $800 Number Available: 1 Deadline: April 30th Established in 1998. Criteria A variable number of scholarships to be awarded to students who, in the judgment of the Student Accessibility Services (SAS), demonstrate outstanding academic achievement. Preference will be given to first-degree ... Read more
  • 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
  • Roy Cooper Scholarship The Roy Cooper Scholarship is available to a student in Ontario with a documented learning disability who is pursuing a bachelor of engineering or a bachelor of science in a physical sciences discipline. Amount: $1000 Number Available: 1 Deadline: June 14th, 2019 LDAO offers the Roy Cooper scholarship award in memory of Roy V. Cooper, whose volunteerism within his own chapter ... Read more
  • 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-$1500 Number: 5 Deadline: Renewable Scholarships for the 2019 academic year is open from now until the tenth day of class. All other awards will be available in the fall. How to Apply Information on ... 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
  • Thomas Sorensen Memorial Scholarship The Thomas Sorensen Memorial Scholarship is open to students with permanent disabilities registered with the Paul Menton Center at Carleton University.  Amount: $3000 Number: 1 Deadline: September 30th, 2019 This scholarship was stablished 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 ... Read more