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Yconic - www.yconic.com

Indspire (First Nations, Inuit and Metis) - https://indspire.ca/for-students/bursaries-scholarships/

Scholar Tree - https://scholartree.ca

Scholarships Canada - www.scholarshipscanada.com

SmartScholar - http://www.smartscholar.com

Canadian Scholarships - www.scholarship-grants.org

Student Scholarships - http://www.studentscholarships.org/2014scholarships.php

Campus Access - www.campusaccess.com


Loran Scholars

Description and application: Must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident with a minimum cumulative average of 85%.  Up to 30 Loran Awards, valued at up to $100 000 will be awarded. Loran will also grant up to 40 $3000 finalist awards and 40 $2000 provincial awards.  There are 2 ways to apply: Sponsored Candidates and Direct Pool Candidates. Eastside can sponsor up to 3 candidates. If you wish to be considered for one of these spots, you must submit a rough copy of your application with a reference letter to the guidance office.  Unsuccessful candidates should still apply via the Direct Pool. Please click the link below for further details and the application. www.loranscholar.ca/apply

Amount: up to $100,000

Application deadline: October

Horatio Alger

Description and application: Must be pursuing post-secondary education, be involved in co-curricular and community activities, maintain a minimum 65% average and show critical financial need. www.horatioalger.ca/en/scholarships

Amount: up to $10,000

Application deadline: October

TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership

Unique in Canada, the TD SCholarships for Community Leadership are designed to recognize the achievements of youth who are making a difference and help them realize their educational goals.  After all, today’s community-minded students are tomorrow’s leaders. TD awards 20 scholarships across Canada, provided there are qualified applicants. http://www.td.com/scholarship

Amount up to $70,000

OSSTF Student Achievement Award

A student with the support of an OSSTF member (a teacher) will produce an original piece of writing, visual art or video based on a theme  Please see the following website as well as the attachments for further details.


Queen's Major Admission Awards

Student who have an average 90% or above, demonstrate original and creative thinking, involvement in school or community activities, and proven leadership qualities may apply for a major admission Award.  The Chancellor's Scholarship requires a nomination from your school. Financial need is also a consideration for some.


 CST Inspire a Dream Contest

CST is giving away 12 prizes of $2,500 towards a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) this year for a grand total of $30,000! Enter today for your chance to win!


Terry Fox Humanitarian Award

The Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program aims to honour the spirit of Terry Fox, one of Canada’s greatest heroes, by encouraging Canadian youth who strive to emulate Terry Fox’s courage and determination by providing their communities and those in need with humanitarian service. www.terryfoxawards.ca

Amount up to $28,000

Kin Canada Bursaries

Kin Canada Bursaries is a program of the Hal Rogers Endowment Fund. $1,000 bursaries are awarded to Canadian students from coast-to-coast who are pursuing post-secondary education. https://www.kincanada.ca/bursaries

Application Deadline: Feb 1

Schulich Leader Scholarships

Students demonstrate academic excellence, leadership and/or financial need.  He or she is entrepreneurial minded and pursuing a career in technology, innovation, engineering and scientific research.  In order to become a Schulich Leader and receive the scholarship, students must first be selected by their high school or Cégep as Schulich Leader Nominee.  High schools may select one Nominee each, while Cégeps may select two.  Only Canadian schools are eligible to participate. http://www.schulichleaders.com

Western University National Scholarships

90% average in all grade 12 U/M courses.  Requires a school nomination (the school can nominate up to four students).


The W.Garfield Weston Fellowship Program at Loyalist College

Demonstrated passion, desire and motivation to build a successful career in the skilled trades.  Commitment to maintaining a minimum of a 60% grade point average and a willingness to provide mentorship to other students considering or who have entered skilled trades training programs. https://www.loyalistcollege.com/programs-and-courses/skilled-trades-and-technology/the-w-garfield-weston-foundation-fellowship-application/

The Jack R. Sisson Bursary Fund
The Jack R. Sisson Bursary Fund was established in 2014 to recognize his 32 years of exemplary contributions as teacher, coach and high school Principal. The Fund was specifically created to pay tribute to his 18 years of dedication to Quinte Secondary School (QSS), and his significant support and contributions to the growth and development of athletics at both the local and provincial levels.
The Fund awards two bursaries annually to one female and one male student graduating from QSS and proceeding to post-secondary education at a college or university in Canada. Students will have demonstrated skills in athletics, leadership in the school community, a sense of fair play and team spirit.

Robert Argue Scholarship

The Robert Argue Scholarship Award was founded in honor of Bob Argue, the chief architect behind the creation of the recycling and waste reduction program that currently serves the Centre & South Hastings area, including Prince Edward County. The primary aim of the scholarship is to encourage environmental activism and innovation and to make possible the participation in an environmental endeavor for one deserving recipient(s).  https://quinterecycling.org/about/scholarships/


CFUW Belleville Scholarship

Eastside can nominate one student who is pursuing university and one who is pursuing college.  https://cfuwbelleville.com/scholarships/scholarship-winners-2014/

Hugh P. O’Neil Bursary

The Hugh P. O’Neil Bursary fund was established in 1995 by the Quinte Provincial Liberal Association to recognize the contributions of the late Hugh O’Neil, former MPP, during more than 20 years of political life, and in particular to honour his significant support of the arts both provincially and locally.  $500 bursaries to students graduating from secondary schools in the Quinte Riding (as it existed in 1995). Students must be proceeding to further education in the arts, at a post-secondary school in Canada, with the aim of pursuing a career in the arts. https://quinteartscouncil.org/programs-services/arts-education/

Application Deadline: April 29

Quinte Arts Council Student Arts Bursary

Each spring the Quinte Arts Council awards two $500 bursaries to students graduating from secondary schools in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties and proceeding to further education in the arts, at a university or college in Canada, with the aim of pursuing a career in the arts.  https://quinteartscouncil.org/programs-services/arts-education/

Application Deadline: April 29

Professional Engineers Ontario - Quinte Chapter Award

For a graduating student who will be attending an Engineering faculty at an Ontario University.  Applications will be assessed for academic record (35%), extracurricular activities and community service (20%), interest in pursuing a career in engineering (35%), and teacher and personal references (10%).  Written expression will be taken into consideration.


Application Deadline: May

Susan Richardson Bursary

This bursary is for students graduating from secondary schools in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties and proceeding to further education in music, at a university or college in Canada, with the aim of pursuing a professional career in music.  https://quinteartscouncil.org/programs-services/arts-education/

Application Deadline: May 14

PEC Memorial Hospital  Auxiliary - Health Sciences

Must be a resident of PEC, and have been so for 2 years; as well as pursuing the Health Sciences at an accredited post-secondary institution.  http://www.qhc.on.ca/community-involvement-p189.php

Amount: up to $2000

Application Deadline: May

County Foundation Bursaries

The County Foundation, through donors and scholarship creators offer a number of grants open to people from the Prince Edward Community attending post-secondary education. https://www.countycommunityfoundation.ca/scholarships.php

Application Deadline: May 30

ORBA Scholarships Award

Description and Application: Must be pursuing Civil Engineering at an Ontario university or Civil Engineering Technology/Technician program at an Ontario college. Applications available at orba.org/scholarships. Amount: $2000

Application deadline: May 31

Inspire: Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries, Scholarships, and Awards

Successful futures are created through hard work, creativity, and perseverance. Each one of us has a unique potential to achieve, and for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis students, Indspire is here to help make that happen.  https://indspire.ca/for-students/bursaries-scholarships/

Application Deadline: June

The Ameliasburgh Garden Club

The Ameliasburgh Garden Club offers a $1000.00 bursary, payable in two $500 installments to a student from South Hastings or Prince Edward Counties who is entering first year in a post-secondary program in horticulture, ecology, farming or other related field at a university of community college.  https://ameliasburghgardenclub.com/bursary/

Application Deadline: June

The Belleville Choral Society

This annual scholarship is offered to eligible students pursuing post-secondary education in vocal music. $1000 http://www.bellevillechoralsociety.org/about-us

The Leona Kathleen Riggs Scholarships

Must be pursuing music or the arts at post-secondary and be a residing within the original boundaries of Belleville. $1000

 Application Deadline: June

Welch LLP Scholarship

Students who are pursuing business at postsecondary school. Winner in 2017 -


Farley Faulkner Teacher Scholarships

Description and application: For students pursuing a career in teaching.

Add: Deadline: Spring