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William Peyton Hubbard Award
$5,000.00
Hydro One is proud to be the largest electricity transmission and distribution provider in Ontario, serving nearly 1.4 million customers. We have a long history in the industry with our roots dating back over 110 years to 1906. Since then, we have worked to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of our customers and communities across Ontario. Today, we’re focused on providing exceptional customer service and ensuring we are building safe communities where we live, work and play. It’s an exciting time to join the team at Hydro One! William Peyton Hubbard (1842-1935), the son of a freed...
Deadline
Oct 01, 2022
Young Heritage Leaders Scholarship
$3,500.00
Canada Life is proud to sponsor Young Heritage Leaders, a program that fosters a sense of local pride, community involvement and volunteerism. Along with the Ontario Heritage Trust, they reward the young person whose leadership in preserving, protecting and promoting heritage is deemed to be the most exceptional with a $3,500 scholarship for post-secondary education. Note: Only individual nominees are eligible for this scholarship. Individuals must be nominated for the Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Award for Youth Achievement to be eligible for the scholarship. The Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Award for Youth Achievement is awarded to the top individual and...
Deadline
Oct 15, 2022
Joe Bunting Scholarship
$3,000.00
Honouring his dedication to and active involvement in ORBA’s training and education activities, the Joe Bunting Scholarship is awarded annually to a student attending an Ontario college and entering their final year of a Civil Engineering Technology/Technician program. Joe Bunting was known for his dedication to the training and education of young people in the industry. Joe served as Chair of ORBA’s Education Committee from the late 1990s through to the mid-2000s. He was a champion of the ‘Civil Construction Management Education Series’ which was a joint program run out of Ryerson University. Joe was also a significant supporter of...
Deadline
Nov 28, 2022
J.D. Chick University Scholarship
$3,000.00
Honouring his commitment to ORBA as its first President, the J.D. Chick Scholarship is awarded annually to a student attending an Ontario University and entering their final year of a Civil Engineering discipline. Becoming ORBA President in 1927, J.D. served as President of Chick Construction, one of the biggest road builders in Ontario in the 1920s and 30s. The companies’ business grew in the 1940s, securing contracts for work on the Alaska Highway in B.C. Who is eligible: Ontario university student entering their final year of a Civil Engineering discipline.
Deadline
Nov 28, 2022
James Bartleman Indigenous Youth Creative Writing Awards
$2,500.00
This award recognizes up to six Indigenous students for their creative writing talent. Each recipient receives a $2,500 award. Who is eligible You must: A) Submit a creative writing piece that is completely original (a short story, poem, essay, play or song) B) Be 18 years old or younger C) Self-identify as an Indigenous person D) Attend a school in Ontario E) Be a resident of Ontario How to apply You need to submit a form with your information that includes: A) Your original creative writing piece B) A brief description of the writing piece and what inspired you C)...
Deadline
May 31, 2023
Ontario Road Builders’ Association Civil Engineering Scholarships
$2,000.00
ORBA scholarships are presented annually to two high school who are enrolled in a civil engineering program at an Ontario university or a civil technology or technician program at an Ontario college. The recipients are recognized at ORBA's annual Convention. 1) ORBA Civil Engineering Technology Scholarship The ORBA Civil Technology Scholarship is awarded annually to a student graduating from an Ontario high school and entering their first year of a program in Civil Technology at an Ontario College. 2) ORBA Civil Engineering Scholarship The ORBA Civil Engineering Scholarship is awarded annually to a student graduating from an Ontario high school...
Deadline
Nov 28, 2022
David Davis Memorial Award
$1,000.00
David Davis came to Hamilton in 1984 as a talented organist and choir director leading several choral groups in Hamilton and Burlington, including the Hamilton Children's Choir, Canadian Orpheus Male Choir, Ars Antiqua and the choirs of Christ's Church Cathedral and St. Luke's Anglican Church. Mr. Davis was passionate about promoting the value of music in our lives and encouraging the development of musical talent. The David Davis Memorial Fund provides bursaries to students with serious financial need who are enrolled in a music program at a college, university or institution in Canada, the United States or abroad and have...
Deadline
Oct 01, 2022
St. Clair Region Conservation Foundation Scholarships
$1,000.00
The St. Clair Region Conservation Authority offers scholarships for graduating high school students who are continuing in post secondary studies in a conservation field (biology, ecology, geography, forestry, fish and wildlife etc.). Applicants must be from one of the schools within the jurisdiction of the SCRCA or live within the SCRCA region. Deadline for application is May 31. 1) A.W. Campbell Memorial Scholarship This award is presented in memory of Archibald Campbell. Mr. Campbell was born in 1888 and lived in a house that has been preserved as the Campbell House Museum at the A.W. Campbell Conservation Area in the...
Deadline
May 31, 2023
Geritol Follies Bursary Fund
$500.00
Geritol Follies are musical revues given by a group of energetic, talented Hamilton-area seniors who perform regularly in Canada and the United States, attracting sell-out crowds everywhere. To preserve their spirit in the community and to encourage young local talent, "Geritol Follies" members established a bursary fund using the proceeds from these shows. Eligibility Performing arts bursaries are available to talented and promising students: A) I have need for financial assistance; B) I am enrolled as a full-time student; C) I have successfully completed high school requirements at a publicly-funded secondary school in the Cities of Hamilton or Burlington, Ontario;...
Deadline
Oct 01, 2022
SGI Corporate Scholarship
$2,500.00
We value higher education and recognize that post-secondary education is important and often essential for today's youth. In a commitment to helping students achieve their educational goals, SGI has partnered with universities and organizations to offer different scholarships with varying eligibility requirements. Eligibility criteria Applicants must: A) Be a resident of Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba or Ontario. B) Not be a legal dependant of an SGI CANADA employee (legal dependants of SGI and SGI CANADA employees are eligible for the SGI Anniversary Scholarships only). C) Be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate certificate, diploma, or degree program related to the...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2022
Maryknoll Scholarships
$1,000.00
In his book, “Let Us Dream: the Path to a Better Future,” Pope Francis writes, “God asks us to dare to create something new.” How is God inviting you to create something new that would help your community and the world? Write an essay responding to that question. ENTRY Entries should be 500–750 words. Essays should include your name and division typed on each page. Note: Spelling and grammar count. Students may: 1) Submit essays online OR 2) Mail essays to the address below. Mailed essays should be typed and stapled, each attached to an ENTRY COVER SHEET ELIGIBILITY Students...
Deadline
Nov 14, 2022
How to Become an Accountant or Auditor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$59,430.00
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.2%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Producer or Director
EXPECTED WAGE:
$64,430.00
Directors and producers are responsible for ensuring a project stays on budget and on schedule. The majorities have a bachelor's degree and have finished numerous years of work experience in...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.2%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Actuary
EXPECTED WAGE:
$84,810.00
In order to become certified professionals, Actuaries require a bachelor's degree and have to pass numerous exams. Bachelor's degrees are typically taken in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics or some form...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Advertising, Promotions, or Marketing Manager
EXPECTED WAGE:
$105,960.00
Typically, these managers bring previous work experience to the table including: sales, advertising, promotions or marketing. For most of these promotions, advertising and related marketed management positions, a bachelor's degree...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become and Aerospace Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$101,000.00
Aerospace engineers use the principles of calculus, trigonometry, and other advanced topics in mathematics for analysis, design, and troubleshooting in their work. Aerospace engineers must have a bachelor’s degree in...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.5%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Agricultural Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$76,000.00
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Airline or Commercial Pilot
EXPECTED WAGE:
$111,680.00
The majority of airline pilots start their career flying commercially. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Most pilots need a bachelor's degree. The FAA or Federal Aviation Administration...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Anthropologist or Archaeologist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$57,000.00
Commonly, archaeologists and anthropologists live in the community they are studying. A PhD or a master's degree is required in archaeology or anthropology; however, bachelor degree holders may obtain employment...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.7%
Education: Master's degree
How to Become an Architect
EXPECTED WAGE:
$70,320.00
Typically, there are 3 specific steps in order to become a licensed architect including: finishing a professional degree in architecture, working under a paid internship to gain relevant experience and...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.5%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Curator
EXPECTED WAGE:
$45,020.00
It is common for curators to specialize in one particular time period. The majority of curator, archivist or conservator positions require a minimum of a master's degree that is related...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.2%
Education: Master's degree
How to Become an Art Director
EXPECTED WAGE:
$78,000.00
Numerous art directors initiate their career as photographers, graphic designers and fine artists. They may have previous work experience as editors or experience in design occupation prior to becoming art...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Atmospheric Scientist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$81,290.00
Atmospheric scientists are responsible for issuing severe weather warnings. They typically have a bachelor's degree in meteorology or a similarly related field in earth sciences. Those interested in research positions...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Audiologist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$62,030.00
Audiologists work with patients on a regular basis to check their hearing and balance. They may continue with the current treatment plan or make appropriate changes. Audiologists require a doctoral...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 0.4%
Education: First professional degree
How to Become an Editor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$53,070.00
Typically, a college degree is required for a person to be an editor. A bachelor's degree in English, journalism or communications is common. An editor must additionally be computer literate.
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Biochemist or Biophysicist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$88,000.00
In order to work in development and research positions, biophysicists and biochemists are required to hold a Ph.D. The majority of Ph.D. holders initiate their careers in temporary postdoctoral research...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3%
Education: Doctoral degree
How to Become a Biomedical Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$85,000.00
Biomedical engineers commonly work in quality assurance or in research and development modes. Typically, these engineers require a bachelor's degree from an accredited program in biomedical engineering in order to...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.8%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chemical Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$91,000.00
A bachelor's degree in chemical engineering is required for one to become a chemical engineer. Ideally, education is supplemented with practical experience. Numerous facilities offer cooperative engineering programs where students...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.8%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chemist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$80,230.00
The majority of materials scientists and chemists work in laboratory settings. These careers require a minimum of a bachelor's degree in chemistry or a related subject. Those wishing to pursue...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chiropractor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$66,490.00
Those who wish to become a chiropractor need to earn their D.C. degree or Doctor of Chiropractic designation. Licensing needs to be obtained prior to working on people. Most chiropractors...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 0.3%
Education: First professional degree
How to Become a Civil Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$79,000.00
In order to become a civil engineer, a bachelor's degree is required in civil engineering or one of its related specialties. For senior positions, a graduate degree and licensure is...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1%
Education: Bachelor's degree