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Brian Maxwell Memorial Scholarship
$5,000.00
Brian Maxwell was a successful distance runner and entrepreneur, as co-founder of Power Bar with his wife Jennifer.  He attended Victoria Park Secondary School from 1968-72.  As a distance runner, basketball guard and wrestler at Victoria Park, Brian had a determined focus and dedication to be the best at his chosen sport.Brian excelled in Track & Field, long distance, and Cross-Country running.  He was anOFSAA champion and Canadian junior, juvenile and senior champion.  While on scholarship atUniversity of Berkeley, Brian attained a degree in Architecture. He was the winner of manyinternational marathons (third place in Boston Marathon and twice at...
Deadline
Jun 10, 2024
WHSC Scholarships
$5,000.00
All connected with the Workers Health & Safety Centre are committed to education – education in the workplace and beyond. To this end the WHSC has long offered student scholarships for post-secondary education.Funds for these scholarships are raised from The Clifford Pilkey Memorial Golf Fundraiser in honour of our late founder and first WHSC President.This annual scholarship contest aims to raise health and safety awareness among graduating Ontario high school students who are headed for post-secondary education—a segment of the workforce who face excessive and significant occupational hazards leading to work-related injuries and deaths.Student applicants are asked to write an...
Deadline
Jul 01, 2024
Algonquin College Tuition Contest
$5,000.00
How does $5,000 towards your tuition sound?Answer one simple question in 140 characters or less for a chance to win the 2024 Tuition Contest!What do you hope to change by coming to Algonquin College?Tell us what you want to change in your life, career or world by attending Algonquin College. Share with us on how Algonquin College can change your future. Be creative!How To Enter?Answer one simple question in 140 characters or less for a chance to win!What do you hope to change by coming to Algonquin College?The answer must be strong, meaningful, unique and impactful.The answer must be in...
Deadline
Jul 30, 2024
Ontario CU Succeed Youth Bursary
$3,000.00
The Foundation provides funding for the CU Succeed Youth Bursary program open to resident Ontario post-secondary students in need of financial assistance for academic, technological, or vocational training.The bursary will be awarded based primarily on two criteria – demonstrated financial need, and community involvement.When reviewing the application, we also consider:Applicants (or their parent) must belong to a credit union which is a member of Ontario Credit Union Foundation (listing here). To receive an award the award recipient must have a credit union account.Youth is defined as age 25 or less by June 30, of the application year. (Prior bursary recipients...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary Award
$2,000.00
Nicole LeClair is a Red Seal welder, welding educator, engineering technologist, inspector, and one of the first students awarded a CWB Welding Foundation student award in 2001.The Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary was created in 2019 to support welding students pursuing welding or a welding-related skilled trade at the post-secondary education level at a publically funded post-secondary school within Ontario. Applicants must be residents of Ontario to be eligible to apply.Bursaries will be paid directly to the post-secondary institution of which the applicant is registered to offset student tuition and fees.This award is supported by LeClair’s personal funds and other charitable...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
OTIP Bursary Program
$1,500.00
Who is eligible to apply?To be eligible for the OTIP Bursary Program, you must meet the following criteria at the time of selection:You or your relative must be insured through an individual or group policy of an insurance plan or program offered by OTIP.The student must be a full-time or part-time post-secondary student in a college, university, skilled trades, or technology program for the September 2024 to August 2025 academic year.General InformationTwenty (20) bursaries of $1,500 each are available to be won.Enter the OTIP Bursary Program (the “Bursary Program”) at www.otip.com/bursary between 12:01 a.m. EST on September 30, 2023 and...
Deadline
Jun 01, 2024
CCAWR Scholarships
$1,500.00
Undergraduate Scholarships:The Vincent Smith Memorial ScholarshipThe Vincent Smith Memorial Scholarship was launched in 2019 and is one of CCAWRs premier scholarship that is an award valued up to $3,000.00. It pays tribute to the late Vincent Smith, who had a tremendous impact on our community. He was a community organizer, teacher, and a man of faith that touched many lives in our community, particularly youth. This CCAWR scholarship may be awarded to an individual who demonstrates strong community service, leadership, and involvement in education.The Lauris DaCosta ScholarshipThe Lauris DaCosta Scholarship pays tribute to Lauris DaCosta who shaped the CCAWR and...
Deadline
Jul 15, 2024
Helen M. McKercher Scholarship
$1,200.00
This scholarship was established in 1976 to recognize Helen McKercher’s years of service to FWIO as Director of the Women’s Institute and Home Economics Service.Purpose:To assist a graduate student to pursue a post-graduate degree in Family and Consumer Studies, Home Economics or in a related program.Eligibility:For the 2024 scholarship, students must complete a 750-word essay, answering the question:‘The number of people affected by hunger has been slowly on the rise since 2014, but tons and tons of edible food is lost and/or wasted every day. How can we increase awareness of this issue and promote global efforts towards resolving it?’Must...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
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. The application deadline is May 31 (application form).A.W. Campbell Memorial ScholarshipThis award is presented in memory of Archibald Campbell. Mr. Campbell was born in 1888 and was a farmer and an ardent conservationist. Through his will, the Campbell farm (now known as the A.W. Campbell Conservation Area) was able to...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
FWIO Provincial Scholarship
$1,000.00
This scholarship is provided for students furthering their formal education as a full-time student at a post-secondary institution (in their first year).Eligibility:For the 2024 scholarship, students must complete a 750-word essay, answering the question:‘The number of people affected by hunger has been slowly on the rise since 2014, but tons and tons of edible food is lost and/or wasted every day. How can we increase awareness of this issue and promote global efforts towards resolving it?’Awarded on the basis of academic achievement upon entrance into the program. A transcript of marks for the most recent academic year showing the numerical...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Four Directions Scholarships
$1,000.00
Four scholarships of $1000.00 each will be awarded annually to graduating aboriginal (Status, Non-status, Métis and Inuit) secondary school/adult students. These awards are administered by the Ontario Native Education Counselling Association.CRITERIAStudent of aboriginal ancestry graduating from an Ontario Secondary School with O.S.S.D of the current school year (proof of ancestry may include a status card, Métis card, or a letter from an elder, community member, or official).Good academic standing throughout the school year.75% overall average in graduating yearProceeding into a post-secondary institution full time programInvolvement in the community and/or school extra-curricular activities.Recommended by Secondary School, First Nation Community or Education...
Deadline
Jun 28, 2024
Skills Ontario Competition
$1,000.00
Check out this exciting opportunity to receive a $1000 scholarship from the Skills Ontario Staff and Board of Directors! Each year, this scholarship is awarded to students on their way to post-secondary education to pursue a career in the skilled trades and technologies.EligibilityYou possess a Canadian citizenship or landed immigrant status and you are an Ontario resident.You must have earned high school credits any time during the current school year (September 2022 to June 2023) and will graduate in the spring, summer, or fall of 2023.You received a bronze, silver, or gold medal at the provincial competition (2023 Skills Ontario...
Deadline
Aug 02, 2024
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