The following regional scholarship awards are also open to graduating Peel board students to support their post-secondary plans. 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.
Looking for a general scholarship resource? Visit ScholarTree.
If you'd like to submit a scholarship for posting, please complete this Scholarship Posting Template and e-mail it to us.
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.
ASG 2019 Bursary
Alliance of Jamaican Alumni Associations (Toronto)
The Alliance of Jamaican Alumni Associations (Toronto), AJAA, is an umbrella organization representing past students' associations affiliated with educational institutions in Jamaica. The Alliance's mandate is to provide guidance and financial assistance to students from the Jamaican educational system in integrating them into the Canadian educational system and to provide support to the member Jamaican Alumni Associations in Toronto.
The Bursary is open to all graduating Ontario High School students of Jamaican descent who are accepted into a post-secondary education program.
AJAA Cover Letter
AJAA Essay Writing Competition
AJAA Nomination Form
Andrée P. Boucher Memorial Scholarship
This $4,500 scholarship is presented to a female college or university student deemed to have submitted the best research paper on a topic related to women in politics. Two Andrée P. Boucher Scholarships will be awarded. One to a student at the college/university undergraduate level and one at the university graduate level. To apply for any of the scholarships or to take a look at the eligibility requirements, visit FCM's website. Deadline is January 15, 2019.
Arya Samaj Markham
Offering scholarships since 1997, the Arya Samaj Markham strives to improve post-secondary education for youths of Hindu descent who demonstrate a dedication to their community, extra-curricular involvement and more.
Association of Black Law Enforcers (A.B.L.E)A.B.L.E.
is committed to ensuring that the criminal justice system is reflective of the entire Canadian mosaic by providing opportunities for youth to serve, protect and correct. Accordingly, A.B.L.E. will contribute funds towards the tuition fees of each successful candidate pursuing post-secondary education in one of the following areas of study:
Association of Black Law Enforcers Scholarship
Banting Legacy Scholarship
The Banting Legacy Scholarship provides $3,000 to help support youth living diabetes who wish to pursue post-secondary education. This scholarship is available in the first academic year.
Bill 7 Award
The Bill 7 Award Trust grants scholarships to LGBTQ+ students with demonstrated financial need after accessing available public financial support and who are, or will be, pursuing their first program of post-secondary study at an Ontario educational institution. For 2018-19, the Bill 7 Award Trust granted 15 scholarships valued at $3000 each. Full information, as well as the online application, is available by visiting www.bill7award.ca. The deadline for applications is 5:00 p.m., Friday, August 2nd, 2019. Please note that the application requires a letter of reference, so students should be notified as soon as possible in order to connect with potential referees prior to the end of the school year. Successful applicants will be contacted in mid-September and the awards will be presented at the annual Awards Presentation Event in Toronto on Thursday, November 7th, 2019.
Black Foundation of Community Networks (BFCN)
BCFN is a local non-profit organisation aiming to empower both individuals and family units, with the ability and knowledge to access available resources from established groups within the community. Please visit the following site to access a directory of scholarships.
BFCN 2019 Scholarship Directory
Bonnie Crombie Scholarship (CVN)
The annual Bonnie Crombie Scholarship (CVN) is presented to an outstanding student who has achieved excellence in academics, community involvement and who has represented the Vietnamese community with distinction. Students must be enrolled full-time in a secondary school and be in grade 12. To be eligible, students must be a resident of the province of Ontario, be of Vietnamese heritage and either Canadian citizens or permanent residents.
Bonnie Crombie Scholarship Application
Bonnie Crombie Scholarship Poster
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.
Canadian Hearing Society Scholarship
This scholarship is available to Deaf and hard of hearing Canadian residents, 17 years of age or older attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution. Scholarship awards are $3,000 a year for full-time students and $1,000 a year for part-time students. Don't miss out! The deadline is May 20, 2019 at 4 p.m. APPLY NOW at chs.ca/scholarships.
2019 CHS National Scholarship Application Form for First-Time Applicants
FRENCH - 2019 CHS National Scholarship Application for First-Time Applicants
Canadian Scholarship Trust Consultants Scholarships (CST)
At C.S.T. Consultants Inc. (CST) we focus on growing and protecting the education savings of hundreds of thousands of Canadian families. Registered Education Savings Plans are our only business. Our mission is to advocate, develop, deliver and support solutions that will enable every Canadian resident to have sufficient financial resources to pursue post-secondary education
This program is aimed at those students whose parents/guardians do not have a post-secondary education or received their post-secondary education outside of Canada and those students are invited to apply for one of three $6,000 scholarships.
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Canadian Women in Municipal Government Scholarship
These $1000 scholarships are presented to outstanding high school and CEGEP students for their involvement in their school's leadership team or student council. Five regional scholarships will be presented across Canada this year, one each for British Columbia, the Prairies and Territories, Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada. Application deadline is Jan. 15, 2019.
Canadian Women in Municipal Government Scholarship
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.
Congress of Black Women of Canada scholarship
Disability Credit Canada
The annual scholarship winner will be awarded $1,000 towards their tuition to an accredited Canadian post-secondary institution.
The scholarship will be awarded to a Canadian high school student with a documented disability who is pursuing post-secondary education in the field of study in health care, criminal justice or community & social services at an accredited Canadian institution for the upcoming academic year 2019/2020.
Doreen Chaddock Memorial Annual Scholars
vocal and performance talent at their annual showcase.
Essence of Mind Outreach Scholarship
Students wishing to apply for the
Essence of Mind Outreach Scholarship should first review the qualification and
eligibility requirements to verify that they do qualify for the Essence of Mind
Outreach Scholarship. The first step for those who believe they qualify for a
scholarship is to complete the online scholarship application by reviewing the
attachments. Click here for more details.
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
Geotab - The Brandon Walli "Phones Down, Eyes Up" Memorial Scholarship
Eligible high school students include those who are graduating in 2020 and who have focused on Arts, Creative Arts, or Music in their secondary school studies and will continue to focus their studies in one of these areas at post-secondary. We are looking for students who also have community and volunteer experience. The value of the scholarship is $4000. Please visit this link for more details and the application package :
The 2019 Jamaican Canadian Association Scholarship
The Jamaican Canadian Association (JCA) is a registered non-profit organization committed to identifying and responding to the needs of the Caribbean/African community. This includes community outreach as well as responding to the educational needs of this community through the establishment of a Scholarship Program. The purpose of the Scholarshop Program is therefore to provide financial assistance to eligible students from the Carribean and African communities, who are pursuing a post-secondary studies in Ontario universities or colleges.
The minimum award value of each available scholarshop is $1,000.
Please visit https://jcaontario.org/scholarship/ for deadline details and the application package.
Jean Lumb Award
The 22nd annual Jean Lumb Awards are presented to seven outstanding students who have achieved excellence in: academics, athletics, the arts, community services, defence of the environment, dignity of life and innovation. Students must be enrolled full-time in any grade in a high school or secondary school in Canada, be of Chinese heritage and either Canadian citizens or permanent residents.
For more information view the flyer below or the website
. Jean Lumb Awards
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.
Merdian's Commitment to Communities Sean Jackson Scholarship
Are you an Ontario High School student making a positive impact within your community through innovation and initiative? If so, apply for the Meridian’s Commitment to Communities Sean Jackson Scholarship. You could be awarded $10,000 to help reach your educational goals! Simply visit www.meridiancu.ca/scholarship for full details and to apply online! Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sean Jackson 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 Awards for Excellence
Are you a high school, university or college student who has excelled in academics and combined this achievement with outstanding contributions to your school and/or community? The Muslim Awards for Excellence is offering 33 scholarships valued at over $120,000. Students are encouraged to submit applications by March 1, 2018.
Please visit http://maxgala.com for more information.
Muslim Scholarship Fund
The Muslim Scholarship Fund is open to all graduating students regardless of religion. Since 2009, 24 students have benefited from this award. This $1000 award is open to all students, regardless of religion and seeks to recognize those who, in addition to being outstanding students, work to alleviate the situation of the less privileged in their communities. For more information, email email@example.com.
Muslim Scholarship Fund Application
Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary
The Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary Award was created to support one welding student within Ontario each year who is pursuing welding at the post-secondary education level at a private or publicly funded institution within Ontario. Applicants must be residents of Ontario and may be entering into any year of program study in order to be eligible to apply. The bursary granted for 2019 will be in the amount of $1500 and will be paid directly to the post-secondary institution of which the applicant is registered to offset student tuition and fees.
More details available at:https://www.cwbweldingfoundation.org/awards/nicole-leclair-welding-bursary-award
Ontario Road Builders (ORBA)
ORBA is now accepting applications for its Civil Engineering and Civil Technology Scholarships. ORBA Scholarships are aimed at promoting entry into the road building industry and gives the winners a prime opportunity to network with industry leaders and be recognized at ORBA's Annual Convention and AGM, which will be held on February 4-5, 2019 at the Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto.
Two scholarships are being offered to students finishing high school and entering their first year at an Ontario university or college. ORBA's Education Committee is looking for students who are enthusiastic about the road building industry and the impact that they can make when they enter the workforce.
Scholarship applications, including accompanying documents, must be received no later than June 31, 2019.
Application forms and more information on the scholarship are available here.
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 (PRP) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for graduating secondary school students who attends a secondary school in Brampton or Mississauga. The recipients of the PRP Diversity Scholarship will be required to show their strong commitment to the promotion of diversity within their school and/or community and articulate how they have promoted awareness of diverse issues and cultural acceptance. They must also display continued success in their academic studies, attendance, punctuality and school involvement. Recipients must have such qualities as positive attitude, enthusiasm, understanding, acceptance and persistence.
Peel Regional Police Diversity Scholarship Application Form
Ron Lenyk Athletic Bursary
Mississauga Sports Council’s Ron Lenyk Athletic Bursary Program will provide financial assistance to two student-athletes per year (1 female and 1 male) to help offset the cost of post-secondary school education.
Mississauga News Ron Lenyk Athletic Bursary
Royal Bank of Canada Black History Month Student Essay Competition
RBC is giving away 30 scholarships to grade 12 students applying to college or university. In 750 words or less, share how you think young people can learn from the achievements and contributions of Black Canadians. Deadline is Friday, December 7, 2018
RBC Black History Month Student Essay Competition
Sportletics Canada focuses on providing physical fitness, mindfulness and life skills development programs to students. Student leaders applying for the scholarship should have participated in a school team, or demonstrated involvement in improving the health, wellness and/or overall athletic involvement of students in their respective school or community.
Southside Shuffle Student Scholarship Award
The Board of the Southside Shuffle Blues and Jazz Festival recognizes the importance of continued education and the vital role that student volunteers contribute to the annual success of the Festival. Students add a wonderful mix to our multi-dimensional mix of volunteers and add a youthful presence to our volunteer team.
We are pleased to support an annual Southside Shuffle Scholarship to be awarded to a student that demonstrates a high degree of accomplishment both academically and in community involvement and volunteering. Applicants must have volunteered with the Southside Shuffle for a minimum of two years.
Stacey Levitt Memorial Award- Parachute
The Stacey Levitt Memorial Award was created in memory and celebration of Stacey's life by her family through Parachute. This annual high school student award encourages Canadian youth to embody Stacey's qualities, ideals and Parachute's overarching goal of a long life lived to the fullest while maintaining an approach that is rooted in risk management and injury prevention. The Levitt family awards each year's selected recipient $2,500 in funding to help them live their life to the fullest. The award could be put towards an educational endeavour, engagement in sports, or investment in a travel experience – all pursuits that would have resonated with Stacey.
Online application available on our website:
http://www.parachutecanada.org/programs/topic/C413 TD Canada Scholarship
Teachers Life 2018 scholarship and bursary award opportunities are open to children, grandchildren and spouse/partner of active Teachers Life policyholders. Awards range in value from $1,000 up to $12,000 for a full scholarship. The J. F. Allen Scholarship, Teachers Life Bursary and the Hall & Hall Education Awards are aimed at students who exemplify excellence, achievement and involvement in their school and community. To view additional info on our company and award information, please visit our web site.
Teachers Life 2018 Scholarships and Bursaries
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 $2,500 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 22, 2019.
TREB Scholarship 2019 Application Form
The Trillium Automobile Dealers Association Automotive Graduation Award
The purpose of this annual award is to provide financial assistance to Ontario secondary school graduating students who have made the decision to pursue postsecondary education in the field of Automotive Service. Please see the links for more information and an application form.
The Dream Never Dies Foundation
Please visit the www.thedreamneverdies.org for more information about the different scholarships offered by this organization.
The United Achiever's Club Scholarship
We believe in investing in our youth through the establishment of scholarships to eligible high-school students entering their first year of college/university. Please see the attachment for more information.
2019 United Achiever's Club
The Zach Sutherland and Kaya Firth Resiliency Scholarship
The 2019 Resiliency Scholarship is an education award of $2500 for post-secondary education pursued at the university, college or apprenticeship level. It is open to youth who have demonstrated resiliency despite facing loss and adversity in their lives.
Please visit https://choose2beresilient.com/how-to-apply/ for more information.
Water Environment Association of Ontario
The Kelman Scholarship has been established to support an outstanding high school student that is interested in the protection of water quality and is planning on attending a post-secondary institution in a related field of study.
Eligibility Applicants must:
- be registered in an Ontario high school at the time of application, with the intent to move to college or university the following year;
- have an interest in environmental issues, particularly water quality protection
- not have received the scholarship previously
The scholarship is $500, provided by Craig Kelman and Associates Ltd. of Winnipeg Manitoba, the publisher of WEAO's INFLUENT6 magazine. In addition, the student will receive one year free student membership for the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and Water Environment Association of Ontario (WEAO).
Website for application: https://www.weao.org/kelmanscholarships
Lead contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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).