Loran Scholars Foundation

Loran Scholars are chosen for their character, service and leadership potential. They deeply value integrity and honesty, are curious by nature and are interested in a wide range of subjects.  Furthermore, they are willing to take meaningful risks and prioritize results over appearances.  Each Loran Scholar has shown a sustained commitment to service in the community, has taken the initiative to create positive changes in working for a better world.

Awards vary in amount

  • Loran Award  30 x $100 000
  • Loran Finalist Award   40 x $$3 000
  • Local Provincial Award  40 x $2000
  • Hnour Citation and Semi-Finalist Certificate

Eligibility criteria for students outside of Quebec

  •  Be in their final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in high school.  
  • Present a minimum cumulative average of 85%.
  • Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status. 
  • Be at least 16 years of age by September 1, 2016.

Dates

  • September 5 – Application available online
  • October 1 – Deadline to seek sponsorship from Vanier (see Ms. Lapointe)
  • October 21 – Deadline for all sponsored applications to be submitted
  • October 28 – Deadline for all direct pool applications to be submitted

Site:  http://loranscholar.ca/

 

http://loranscholar.ca/


Forum For Young Canadians

A week that can change your life!

Are you smart, ambitious, and political? Do you want to be part of your community and your country’s future? Get involved now! Forum for Young Canadians presents a fun and valuable opportunity to meet other young Canadians like you during a week-long behind-the-scenes experience in the world of federal politics on Parliament Hill. For nine months, Forum supports your initiatives and helps you make a difference. You’ll learn how to share, collaborate and turn your ideas into community action. You’ll meet Members of Parliament, Senators and other leading figures in government and the public service.

Age:  15-19 years of age

2016 Sessions:

  • February 21-26                  Deadline:  January 23
  • February 28-March 4     Deadline:  February 1
  • March 13-18                        Deadline:  February 14

Site:  Information and Application

Are you smart, ambitious, and political? Do you want to be part of your community and your country’s future? Get involved now! Forum for Young Canadians presents a fun and valuable opportunity to meet other young Canadians like you during a week-long behind-the-scenes experience in the world of federal politics on Parliament Hill. For nine months, Forum supports your initiatives and helps you make a difference. You’ll learn how to share, collaborate and turn your ideas into community action. You’ll meet Members of Parliament, Senators and other leading figures in government and the public service.


Saskatchewan Student Loans

The online application is now active!

 


Saskatchewan Polytechnic Awards and Scholarships

Any grade 12 students who are going to be attending Saskatchewan Polytechnic and/or the collaborative nursing program can apply for scholarships!

Direct Link – Online Application Form


Catholic Women’s League of Canada’s Social Justice Award

This award was inaugurated in 2007 and will be awarded for two more years.

CWL of Canada Social Justice Award Information and Application Form

Deadline:  April 30 of each year


Saskatchewan Student Loans

SITE


Harmony Movement – June Callwood Harmony Scholarship

CRITERIA

  • Applicant must be a full-time student, under 21 years of age, and graduating from their final year at a Canadian high school or CEGEP (in Quebec).
  • Applicant must have been highly active in advocating against discrimination and promoting equity and inclusion in their schools and communities.

Harmony Scholarship-Application-2015

Site

Deadline:  June 30, 2015


Leader Post Foundation Bursary 2015

Leader Post Foundation_Application Form – 2015

Deadline:  May 31, 2015


UFCW 1400 – Union Educational Scholarships

UFCW Local 1400 Youth Committee Scholarship Award

UFCW Local 1400 Scholarship Awards

UFCW Local 1400 Albert Tholl Scholarship Awards

webCampus Scholarship

Provincial, National and International Scholarships

Deadline:  January 1 and May 31 of each year

Site:  http://www.ufcw1400.ca/scholarships.php


SEIU – West Scholarships

Value:  20 x $750 every year

Criteria:

  1. SEIU-West members who are in good standing (dues paying members) and/or their children are eligible to apply.
  2. The applicant must be taking a class in a College, University or recognized Tech or Vocational Post Secondary School for the year they are applying in.
  3. Applicants must submit a 250-500 word essay on the topic: How do unions contribute to a fair and just society?
  4. Applicants must include, with their application, a copy of their registration and receipt of costs.
  5. Applicants must fill out the attached form and include all items listed above.
  6. In order to ensure as many people benefit from this program as possible, if you have won a scholarship through SEIU-West within the past 3 years, your application will not be considered.

Deadline:  October 15, 2015

Flyer

Application Form

Site:  http://www.seiuwest.ca/?s=scholarship&submit-btn=Search