The following regional scholarship awards are also open to Peel board students. Application packages are posted starting in January each year. Check back regularly for updates.
To access a broad range of Ontario scholarships, visit Ontario Scholarships.
Administrative Staff Group (ASG) Bursary
The Administrative Staff Group, representing technical and mid-management employees within the Board, has established three bursaries of $1,500 each. These bursaries will be awarded to three graduating students in our school system, who have been accepted in an undergraduate degree program at a Canadian university.
Canadian Federation of University Women (Mississauga)
CFUW (Mississauga) awards four scholarships valued at $2,000 each to outstanding female graduating students attending a Mississauga secondary school. Students must complete an application package and submit it to their guidance department. One student from each school is chosen from the applications submitted and that application is forwarded to the CFUW (Mississauga) selection committee. Application forms are available in the Guidance department of each secondary school in February. Scholarship recipients are notified in June. For more information, visit www.cfuwmississauga.ca.
Clarkson Music Theatre Performing Arts Scholarship
The annual Clarkson Music Theatre Performing Arts Scholarship is a $1,000 Bursary awarded each year to a graduating student who is a Mississauga Resident, entering a post-secondary education, with proven and special ability in the Performing Arts and the intent to continue his/her studies in the Performing Arts (dance, music, acting, production). Visit Clarkson Music Theatre for more information.
Congress for Black Women of Canada Scholarship
The Congress of Black Women of Canada, Mississauga and Area Chapter is pleased to announce post-secondary scholarship awards will be provided to a Mississauga student. The purpose of the award is to honour the academic achievements of our youth and to encourage them to maximize their potential by providing financial support.
Applications are currently closed. For more information, visit www.cbwc-ontario.com .
Doreen Chaddock Memorial Annual Scholarship
City Centre Musical Productions (CCMP) is a Mississauga based community theatre group. All members share a love of music, song and performance. Each year, the CCMP offers a scholarship to successful vocal and performance talent at their annual showcase.
Federation of Portuguese Canadian Business & Professionals Scholarship
The Federation of Portuguese Canadian Business & Professionals is pleased to organize annual scholarships for youths of Portuguese heritage. The bursary award, between $1,000 to $2,500, will be presented at the FPCBP Excellence Awards Gala. To be eligible, applicants should be enrolled in one of the following: high school grade 12, college, a university undergraduate program, or a university graduate program.
Federation of Portuguese Canadian Business & Professionals
Lloyd Carr Harris Scholarship Award
This scholarship is awarded annually to a graduating student registered in Business or Commerce studies at a Canadian University. The award will be for $5,000 towards the first year's tuition.
Lloyd Carr Harris Application
Lloyd Skeen Memorial Scholarship
This award is open to black students (ie. members of the African Diaspora) in the Peel District School Board who wish to pursue full-time post-secondary studies in the field of aviation or directly related to the field of aviation.
Mary Samuel Scholarship
Mary Samuel was an integral part of the equity landscape in Peel District School Board and throughout the province. Her comittment to staff, students and community was felt by those who worked with her closely, as well as those who never met her. Scolarship recipients will continue Mary's legacy of equity, social justice and commitment to positive change. The amount of each scholarship is $300.
Mary Samuel Scholarship
Mississauga Chapter of Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
The Mississauga Chapter of Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) is pleased to offer scholarships in the amount of up to $1,000 for the university study term beginning in fall 2017. Applications will be accepted from grade 12 students enrolled at any high school in the City of Mississauga who will be attending an engineering faculty at an Ontario university accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB). For application information, visit www.peo-mc.ca.
PEO Mississauga Chapter Scholarship Application
Muslim Scholarship Fund
The Muslim Scholarship Fund is open to all graduating students regardless of religion. Since 2009, 18 students have benefited from this award. This year the award has increased to $1,000 per student. This scholarship seeks to recognize those, who in addition to being outstanding students, work to alleviate the situation of the less privileged in their communities. When sustained commitment to a cause is shown b y the applicant, this award will be beneficial for such students and will be paid out if that student has been accepted to an accredited institution such as a college or university within Canada. For more information, email email@example.com.
Muslim Scholarship Fund Application
Peel Association of Administrative Officials (PAAO) Scholarship Award
PAAO, the Peel Association of Administrative Officials, is pleased to establish a scholarship to support a graduating student who demonstrated outstanding school and community involvement; who is enrolled in a Canadian College program and requires financial assistance. Outstanding school and community involvement is characterized by selfless contribution for the good of others. It involves helping to make the school and the community a better place for everyone.
2017 PAAO Scholarship Application
Peel Regional Police Diversity Scholarship
The Peel Regional Police is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for graduating secondary school students who is a resident and attends a secondary school in Brampton or Mississauga. These scholarships are made possible through money raised hosting community events such as the Race Against Racism. For application packages, visit Peel Regional Police Diversity Relations Unit
Robert Tattersall Bursary
A one-time bursary established in 2017, the Robert Tattersall Bursary is award to a graduating Peel District School Board student attending a secondary school in Mississauga who will be entering a Canadian university program in September 2017 as a full-time student. The amount of the award will be the value of a student's first year tuition up to a total amount of $8,000. 12 bursaries are available to students. Preference will be given to applicants in programs such as economics, nusiness, commerice, applied sciences, or digital media.
Robert Tattersall Bursary Application
Sportletics Canada focuses on providing physical fitness, mindfulnesss and life skills development programs to students. Student leaders applying for the scholarship should have participated on a school team, or demonstrated involvement in improving the health, wellness and/or overall athletic involvement of students in their respective school or community.
Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) Past President's Scholarship
The annual Toronto Real Estate Board Past President's Scholarship offers two $5,000 first-place scholarships and two $,500 second-place scholarships to be awarded on behalf of REALTORS® to four graduating high school seniors pursuing post-secondary education, for example, university, college, or trade school. See the application form for full eligibility requirements and this year’s essay topics. The deadline for application is Friday, March 24, 2017. Scholarship Application Form
The Trillium Automobile Dealers Association Automative Graduation Award
The annual award, made available to each Ontario school board, offers $500 to Ontario secondary school graduates pursuing a post-secondary education in the field of Automotive Service, Motive Power or Auto Technology at a recognized Ontario college.The Trillium Automobile Dealers Association Automotive Graduation Award
The Dream Never Dies Foundation
Please visit the www.thedreamneverdies.org for more information about the different scholarships offered by this organization.
The United Achievers’ Scholarship
The United Achievers’ Scholarship and Recognition Awards is an annual event in which selected students entering their first year of post secondary studies are awarded scholarships. These students, who are of black or Caribbean descent, are chosen to receive scholarships based on their community involvement, academics and financial need. For application packages, visit United Achievers' Club.
2017 United Achievers' Club Scholarship Application
WJ Wood Award
The WJ Wood Award was established in 1985 to honour the contribution by Wilf J. Wood to the education of youngsters in Peel. The award is given annually to a student who shows outstanding ability and aptitude in vocational secondary school programs. (Schools will nominate candidates).