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Scholarship Information

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               CAREER INITIATED EVENTS:                






               CAREER INITATIVE -


               CAREER SYMPOSIUM


               MANITOBA PROSPECTS - Career Publication 




               INFO DAYS FEBRUARY -


                   University of Manitoba  February & Red River College February




                   French Initiatives:


               Explore - Live the Canadian Experience - Five Week French -Language Bursary Program


                               Explore is offered during the spring or summer for people with any skill level in French.


                               Explore participants are awarded a $2,200.00 bursary (taxable income) that cover tuition fees 


                               for the course, instructional materials, meals and accommodation.  You will discover another 


                               region of Canada while learning French in classes adapted to your language level.  Through 


                               classroom instructions, workshops, sociocultural activities, and field trips, you will not only


                               improve your language skills, but discover the culture of a new region, while exploring,


                               meeting people from across the country, and exchanging ideas in a stimulating environment


                               perfect for learning the French language.  Interested grade 11 & 12 students are invited to see


                               Mrs. Pritchard.                               

























               OCTOBER, FOR ALL GRADE 11 & GRADE 12 STUDENTS.           







The Grade 11 and 12 students from Carman Collegiate, Miami and Elm Creek schools enjoyed an exceptional opportunity to attend university and college presentations at the annual MPPC University/College Tour hosted by Carman Collegiate on October.  The students were invited to speak with representatives from the University of Manitoba, University of Winnipeg, Brandon University, Canadian Mennonite University, Providence College, Red River College, Assiniboine Community College, Booth University/College, and the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology.  These presentations were informative for students planning post-secondary education, as well it provided options and inspiration for others who are undecided.  Students had the opportunity to start the post-secondary initiative in the gym where displays for each of these institutions provided a terrific resource and a place to meet, discuss and make inquiries directly with the representatives.  A great event!  





     Encounters with Canada is an unique experience for Canadian Teens to spend a week in our nation's capital, taking part in exciting adventures, learn more about our country, explore further career options through workshops, presentations, and excursions.  Participation is open to students who are 14 to 17 years of age.  Any students interested in the Encounters with Canada program,  please contact Mrs. Pritchard for more information. 




     Youth Parliament of Manitoba at the Provincial Legislative Building to learn about Canada's parliamentary democratic tradition and debate a broad range of issues.  Any students ages 16 -20 interested in this opportunity, please contact Mrs. Pritchard for more information.


Manitoba Legislative Assembly Page Program:   Qualifications


     Interested applicants must have an interest in politics, government and the legislative process, be bright, cheerful, alert, attentive, confident, well groomed and well spoken.  Applicants must also have a high academic standing and be able to miss some class time without losing academic standing.  Successful applicants must also be able to arrange their own transportation to and from the Legislative Building.  Visit the website at:  www.gov.mb.ca/legislature   



Reminder to Grade 12 Students - Throughout the school year, Scholarships are posted on the SCHOLARSHIP BOARD in the main hall.  A variety of scholarships are available.  Students are required to select scholarships in which they meet the scholarship eligibility criteria.   


Scholarship, Bursaries and Awards Information including events that have taken place are listed below, to provide information to students and parents in regard to post-secondary institutions.     


School Year the following events are scheduled:








November - Post Secondary Event 


Grade 11 & Grade 12 Students & Parents - Evening Events.   A special opportunity to gain first-hand information from universities across Canada is available to you on two evening information sessions.  These information evenings are directed toward university bound students.  The universities will be scheduled in the gym to provide information, and individual presentations by some of the leading universities will be given in assigned rooms  the schools. 


November  - 6:30 - 8:30p.m.  St. John's Ravenscourt   


November - 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Balmoral Hall School .   


These events will begin at 6:30 and conclude at 8:30 pm.  These evening events are an ideal opportunity to allow both students and parents to examine more carefully the programs available at universities of interest. 








GRADE 11 and GRADE 12 student will be attending.  Students have received information and a registration form due date for registration is OCTOBER.  This is a great event to explore, increase knowledge base and participate in creating an interest in their career choice for the future. 


 POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTIONS  in attendance will be as listed below:     





ACC offers over 30 programs in the fields of agriculture, environment, business, culinary arts and hospitality, health and human services, trades and technology. With three campuses in Brandon , one in Dauphin and training centres in Winnipeg, Russell, Neepawa and Swan River, ACC offers a variety of education options across the province. We have a friendly atmosphere, a focus on hands-on learning, highly skilled instructors and lots of extracurricular activities to make your college experience fun! With a full-time student enrolment of over 1800, ACC has a program suited to just about anyone.






Booth University College is a Christian University College located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. We offer Professional Degrees in Business Administration and Social Work as well as Bachelor Degrees in Behavioural Sciences (Psychology & Sociology), English and Film, Religion and General Studies. We have a reputation for 100% employment. At Booth, you will gain skills that employers are looking for and study in an environment where you are noticed and valued. We provide a safe and affordable residence. A recent survey of our students rated us above the national average for overall student satisfaction, the care and commitment of faculty and the quality of instruction available to students. Great education, professors who care about your future, all done with a social conscience, that’s the difference of Booth.





Brandon University is a leader in providing high quality education to over 3,000 full-and part-time students in arts, sciences, education, music, and health studies. Based in southwestern Manitoba, Brandon University also offers pre-professional and Masters programs, as well as innovative and award-winning outreach programs in a personalized learning environment.






CMU is an accredited Christian university located in Winnipeg, with approximately 500 students, allowing for great personal contact with professors and other students. We offer bachelor degrees in Arts, Music, Music Therapy, and Pre-professional programs. CMU is also known for our exciting Outtatown program - a year of experiential learning that travels across Western Canada with a cross-cultural experience in either Guatemala or South Africa; as well as a one semester bilingual program in French Africa. CMU is a member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada.






Providence University College is an accredited Christian academic institution in the evangelical tradition committed to teaching Christians at a university level to think, live and serve in church and society. We are located outside of Winnipeg and offer Bachelor of Arts degrees in Arts and Sciences, Biblical Studies & Practical Theology and Professional Studies. We value strong academics in the context of an open and accepting Christian community concerned with the spiritual, social, physical and intellectual growth of students. Providence is also known for its strong athletics, performing arts programs and diverse community.






Red River College (RRC) is Manitoba's second-largest post-secondary institution, with over 32,000 annual full-time, part-time and apprenticeship enrolments. We offer more than 200 certificate, diploma, advanced diploma and degree programs. By successfully blending career-focused and industry-responsive teaching with state-of-the-art technology and hands-on learning opportunities, the college graduates skilled individuals who are ready to immediately contribute to the workforce. The most recent survey showed that of those graduates seeking employment, nearly 97% found jobs. RRC has three campuses in Winnipeg and five in rural Manitoba (Selkirk, Peguis - Fisher River, Portage La Prairie, Steinbach and Winkler). The college also operates the Language Training Centre in downtown Winnipeg. RRC’s new centre for culinary and hospitality training, Paterson GlobalFoods Institute, will be opening in February 2013.






Steinbach Bible College is on a mission to train men and women to be servant leaders in the workplace and in full-time Christian ministry.  We do this through Biblical education that is practical, analytical, relational, and creative within a discipleship community.  Bible/Theology, Children’s Ministries, Global Missions, Pastoral, Peer Counselling, Worship Arts and Youth Ministry.  At SBC the journey is as important as the destination.  SBC prepares students to not only prepare to make a difference in the future; it enables them to Make Today Count!






The University of Manitoba (U of M) is the province's largest university, with over twenty faculties for you to explore. But it's not just about size and scale - it's about options. The U of M offers more academic programs, support for students, campus services, scholarships and bursaries than any other post-secondary institution in the province. And that means more opportunities to turn a great education into an amazing career.






UWinnipeg offers degrees in the Faculties of Arts, Science, Education, Business and Economics, Kinesiology, Theology, as well as preparatory Pre-Professional programs and Applied/Joint programs. Located in Winnipeg's city centre with a student population of 9,600 -UWinnipeg is best known for its smaller class sizes, great housing options, high academic standards and caring professors. Students at The University of Winnipeg benefit from hands-on research opportunities, student services and active student groups. UWinnipeg has consistently been ranked as a Top Ten Undergraduate University by Macleans' Magazine.







Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology- October 2014 offers a choice of pathways, seamlessly connecting educational and career goals.  For high school students investigating post-secondary options or a mature student pursuing a new career.  MITT is a new way to think about education, offering exciting opportunities to launch your career.  Amazing changes have taken place over the last few months, creating a brand-new educational institution, one that is truly revolutionary.  With a brand-new campus and a reconstructed main campus, in the Fall 2012, WTC boasts three modern, well-equipped locations offering programming in Information & Business Technology, Skilled Trades, Health Care, and Human Services. Work placements provide you with the opportunity to apply knowledge gained in the classroom and develop new employability skills in your chosen industry. WTC graduates boast an average employment rate of 88% in their field of study. With 18 full-time certificate and five diploma programs, one is sure to fit into your plans. Programs are facilitated through a combination of both theory and applied learning. Classrooms and labs are designed to create a learning experience that simulates a true work environment. The College’s new Student Success Centre – a café-style environment where students can relax and socialize on couches, complete assignments at computer bays, and receive academic and employment assistance – is a place students can call their own. Partnerships with Apprenticeship Manitoba and Post-Secondary Institutes can take you from a college certificate or diploma and lead directly to professional certification or further post-secondary studies.







Grade 10 students will be attending the Rotary Career Symposium , leaving Carman Collegiate at 9:00 am and returning at 3:00 pm.  Students may bring a bag lunch or may purchase lunch.  Please ask your child for the information letter from the Counsellor, the permission form and to view the Manitoba Prospects publication.   Permission forms and the transportation fee deadline .



Grade 11 and 12 students and parents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to attend the Rotary Career Symposium on April  from 6:00 – 9:00 pm, being held at The Winnipeg Convention Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba.


The Rotary Career Symposium is more than a career fair.  It is the most comprehensive symposium of its kind in Canada, hosting over 160 of Manitoba’s leading industries, employers, post-secondary and trade associations.  Exhibitors, speakers and experts are on hand to provide factual information about career opportunities.  The Rotary Career Symposium is an excellent opportunity for youth to explore a variety of career options. 


If you have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to contact the Mrs. Pritchard at 745-2001.






This career publication has been distributed to each of the Grade 10 students attending the Career Symposium.  This career information is a sixteen page Career Planning Guide, providing a variety of great opportunities in education, training & employment.  Copies will be circulated to the high school students.


For any questions or further information contact:


Mrs. D. Pritchard, Counsellor Carman Collegiate










   INFO DAYS - FEBRUARY 18 & 19 


Grade 11 and Grade 12 students have the opportunity of attending the annual Post Secondary University of Manitoba and Red River College Info Days.  Students can discover all of the exciting opportunities these institutions have to offer by attending faculty presentations, information sessions, information booths, interactive campus tours, the academic fair with staff and students on hand to provide information and representatives from a variety of faculties and departments will be available.    


Grade 11 and 12 students will be attending the University of Manitoba Info Days. 


Carman Collegiate students will be departing at 9:00 am and returning at 3:00.   


Students are to have permission forms signed and returned to Carman Collegiate.


If you require any further information, please contact the undersigned at 745-2001.



Mrs. Donna Pritchard


Counsellor Carman Collegiate










Scholarships are awarded to students to assist with the cost of university, college or other post-secondary training.  The criteria for scholarships will differ and may include academic achievements, community involvement, volunteer work, extra-curricular activities, personal interests, athleticism, as well as, the program they plan commence leading the their career.   



Bursaries are awards that are given to students with financial need being a major factor in the criteria for the award. 



Some tips:   Students must be prepared to do some research to find scholarships that meet their unique situation.  There are so many different scholarships available but the students need to meet the challenge and dedicate their time to discover these scholarships.  Look through scholarship websites, check which awards are available from the university or college they plan to attend, inquire about scholarship programs.  Activity groups such as 4-H or minor hockey have scholarships, inquire within the groups you are involved.  Be prepared to do some work!!   This may involve preparing lengthy applications, asking for reference letters,  and writing essays.   Be involved with school, volunteer and community organizations.  Keep a detailed list of all activities and VOLUNTEER, all of these suggestions will assist you in your search for Scholarships. 



If you have any questions,  please contact the Counsellor,  Mrs. Pritchard. 











Brandon University 




Canadian Mennonite University




University of Manitoba  




University of Winnipeg











Bishop's University




Carlton University




Concordia University




Dalhousie University




Lakehead University - Thunder Bay




McGill University - Montreal, Quebec




McMaster University - Hamilton, Ontario




Mount Allison University - New Brunswick




Queen's University - Kingston, Ontario




Ryerson University - Toronto, Ontario




Simon Fraser University - Burnaby, British Columbia




University of Alberta




University of British Columbia




University of Calgary




University of Guelph




University of Lethbridge - Alberta




University of Ottawa




University of Saskatchewan




University of Toronto




University of Victoria - British Columbia




University of Waterloo




University of Western Ontario - Western University




York University - Toronto, Ontario










Manitoba Student Aid




My Student Aid Oneline - MySAO










Can Learn - Helping you plan and pay for your education








A Canadian-based scholarship search.  Check it out! -  www.scholarshipscanada.com




A Canadian-based scholarship search.  You need to be a member to access the information, at no charge.  - www.studentawards.com




National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation (scholarships for Aboriginal and Metis students)  -  www.naaf.ca




Information in regard to the Loran Awards and the Garfield Weston Awards - www.cmsf.ca


At the Canadian Merit Scholarship Foundation, they are committed to the greatest of Canada's natural resources:  our youth.  They work to identify and support talented students who show promise of leadership and a strong commitment to service in the community.  They fund these citizens to study on Canadian campuses, to the benefit of their future and ours.




Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada.  Check out the Programs and Scholarship link.  www.aucc.ca












Softball Canada Ethel Boyce Achievement Award 


The award winner will have exhibited leadership traits and skills in softball. The award is meant to help defray the costs of education and/or playing softball.


$1,000    Website:  www.softball.ca


Deadline: September 15




Johnson Scholarship


Canadian residents who are completing high school and who are beginning their post-secondary studies in Canada are eligible for the awards. 


For more information and application form, visit:  www.johnson.ca/root/about/johnson_community/about_scholarships.jspx


100 x $1500.


Deadline:  September 15




Jump Canada Bursary


Description:  Canadian citizen, ages 14 to 21 as of January 1st, Enrolled in high school, college, or university, Equine Canada (EC) members in good standing, Hold a Gold Equine Canada sport license.  For more information visit:  www.equinecanada.ca/jumpcanada/index.php?option=comcontenttask=view&id128&Itemid=3


Deadline:  September 28




Manitoba Hydro


Open to members of Employment Equity Designated Groups entering first year of studies at a University studying: Engineering, Computer Science or Commerce OR Entering first year of studies at a College studying: Civil, Computer, Electrical or Electronic Engineering Technologies


11 awards of $1,500


Deadline: October 1




AES Engineering Solutions


Awarded on the basis of character, as determined by essays that are submitted.  Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.


You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.


Awards of $500


Deadline: October 6




Loran Award


For talented young Canadian based on character, service and leadership potential. It includes four years of funding for undergraduate studies and a comprehensive enrichment program.


40 awards of $2,000


42 awards of $3,000


30 awards of up to $75,000


Deadline: (sponsored applications) October 20


Deadline: (direct pool applications) October 27




Help Johnny Scholarship


Submit a 150 word (or less) excuse for not finishing your homework... best excuse gets the prize!




Deadline: October 25




2010 Manitoba Forage Seed Scholarship Award


This scholarship is to be offered to a qulaified high school or university student who:  1) is a resident of Maniroba, 2)  is a member of , or has a parent who is a member of, the Manitoba Forage Seed Association (MFSA), or who has a special interest in forage seed production (ex:  school study related to forage seed); 3) is enrolled, or is applying to enroll, in a degree or diploma program in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba, 4) has acheived a cumulative grade point ageraage of at least 2.5 or 65%.




Deadline:  October 29




The Arthur Paulin Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Award


Applicants must be enrolled in an automotive aftermarket industry related program or curriculum at a Canadian college or university.


This includes students pursuing their studies as an automotive apprentice.




Deadline: October 31




TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership


Students must have a minimum average of 75%, and have demonstrated outstanding community leadership.


Each scholarship is valued up to $70,000 and includes: up to $10,000 for tuition per year, $7500 a year toward living expenses,


an offer of summer employment during the years of scholarship, and more!


Students can download an application or apply directly on line at www.td.com/scholarship 


Deadline: December 7  NEW DEADLINE HAS CHANGED AS OF YEAR 2012




Manitoba Blue Cross - Five Scholarship Categories


Manitoba Blue Cross Bursary for Students with Special Needs


Manitoba Blue Cross Entrance Award


Manitoba Blue Cross Travellers Bursary


Manitoba Blue Cross Medical Rehabilitation Scholorship


Manitoba Blue Cross Dental Scholarship


 Horatio Alger Association of Canada

Horatio Alger Association of Canada announced August 2, 2016, the opening of the online scholarship application process for students across Canada beginning their post-secondary studies in the fall of 2017.  85 scholarships are awarded to deserving students in financial need who have overcome significant adversity while demonstrating strength of character, strong academics, a commitment to pursuing higher education, as well as a desire to contribute to society.  Funds can be used for both university or career and technical studies.  The application form can be found on the Horatio Alger Association of Canada's website at http://www.horatioalger.ca 

80 scholarships at $5,000.00

5 scholarships at $10,000.00  

Deadline:  October 25, 2016


Canadian Merit Scholarship Foundation (CMSF) 


For students who demonstrate character, demonstrate leadership, and involvement in their community.


Sponsored applications: October 23


Direct pool applications: October 31




2011 Manitoba Forage Seed Scholarship Award


This scholarship award is to be offered to a qualified High School or University Student.  To qualify - Manitoba resident, a member or has a parent who is a memeber of the Manitoba Forage Seed Association (MFSA), is enrolled in a degree or diploma program in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba, and who has achieved a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5 or 65%. 


In 200 wrods or less please write about your eligibility for this award, including farming background, volunteer work, related to forage seed production and /or alfalfa leafcutting bee management. 


$500.00 award


Please forward to Manitoba Forage Seed Award, c/0 Heather McBey, 317 River Road, Box 2000, Arborg, MB  R0C 0A0


Deadline:  October 31




Wendy's Classic Achiever Scholarships


To qualify, a student must have an average of at least 70%, be involved in at least one extra-curricular activity, and be involved in the community. The student does not need to be employed by Wendy's.


10 awards of $2,000 - 20 awards of $1,000 - 180 awards of $500






CBC Literary Awards


Description:  Canadian citizens or permanent residents.  Submit original and unpublished work in one of the three categories:  Short story (2000-2500 words), Creative Non-Ficition (2000 - 2500 words), Poetry (1000 - 2000 words).  For more information visit:  http://www.cbc.ca/radio/literaryawards/.


First Priize:  $6,000.  Second Prize:  $4,000 (in each category, for each language).


Deadline:  November 1




Big Dig Scholarship 


Submit a short essay about a specific topic.




Deadline:  December 3






The application form for the 2013-2014 University of Manitoba LEADER OF TOMORROW entrance scholarship is now available on line.  These scholarships, valued at up to $10,000 ($4,000 in first year with renewals possible at $2,000. for each year thereafter) are designed to reconginze and encourage exceptional Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario high school graduates who combine outstanding leadership potential with academic giftedness.  At least six awards are given to students entering any of the "direct-entry" programs at the University of Manitoba in September 2013. 


To view the application please visit:  http://umanitoba.ca/student/fin_awards/school_entrance/1479.htm


Deadline:  December






Dr. Dale Iwanoczko Scholarship


Scholarships will be presented to two rural and two urban high school volleyball players.   Information and application can be found on the MHSAA website:




4 x $750.


Deadline:  December 10




Seymour Schulich Scholarship


Thinking about a career in engineering? The University of Calgary's Schulich School of Engineering is one of the finest engineering faculties in the country - with the best scholarship program, by far. It's not all about your grade point average. Some Schulich awards are granted on the basis of academic merit. Others are granted for entrepreneurship, community service and/or contribution to school life.


Value: $10,000 and $20,000 (renewable in years 2 & 3). 5 awards of $20,000 each are offered to students whose permanent home address and high school from which they will graduate are at least 100 kilometres from Calgary city centre.


Deadline: December 15




Rock Your Bottom Line Scholarships


5 scholarships worth $1,000 each


Deadline: December 15




Job-Applications.ca is providing an annual scholarship for working parents in Canada who are pursuing post-secondary education.  Each school year, a working parent receives $1,000. toward college tuition costs.  There is no fee for the application.  To apply, students must simply write an essay discussing their experience as a parent working their way through pursuing a higher education and explain three pieces of advice they would give to someone in a similar situation.  The application deadline is December 13, and the scholarship will be awarded in December.  Here is the scholarship information page:  http://www.job-applications.ca/scholarships/


Deadline:  December 13




Top 20 Under 20 Award


For young persons under the age of 20 (as of December 31), who have demonstrated significant amounts of Innovation, Leadership and Achievements in their life, school, community, province or country.


An award of $2,000, all expense paid trip to the awards ceremony in Toronto, and more...


Deadline: January 22






Toyota Earth Day Scholarship Program


This award is presented to students who have achieved excellence in academic and extracurricular activities, and have demonstrated and exceptional commitment to the environment.  Scholarship will consider candidates who:  1)  Are currently in their graduating year or graduated in the last two years from a Canadian high school, or Quebec Cegep.  2)  Are entering for the 2011-2012 academic year, their first year of full-time studes at: An accredited Canadian college or university, a Quebec accredited collegial institution.  3) Are a Canadian citizen or Premanent Resident (landed immigrant).  4) Have demonstrated outstanding environmental commitment, community service and leadership during the course of their studies.  5)  Maintain a high level of academic achievement, 6)  Are not an employee or immediate family member of an employee of Toyota Canada Inc., and its Dealers, Toyota Canada Foundation, Earth Day or Panasonic Canada Inc. 7)  Fulfill the requirments of the application package.  Selection Criteria:  1)  Demonstrate commitmenty and service to community environmental issues, 2)  Academic Achievement, 3)  Record of participation in volunteer and extracurricular activity at school and in the community.  4)  Demonstrate capacity for leadership. 5)  Letters of Recommendation, 6)  Evaluation of candidate's essay and self-assessment, 7)  Candidate's outstanding potential as an environmental leader.  A National Winner - selected from 20 regional winners - willl also be awarded the Toyoto Earth Day Scholarship National Award and a Panasonic notebook computer at the National Award Ceremony.  For more information, the application form, eligibility, and the selection criteria visit the following website;   http://www.earthday.ca/scholarship/applica


20 x $5000.  .  


Deadline: January 31






The Canadian Hard of Hearing Association Scholarship Program 2006  


2 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: January 31




The Gerrie Hammond Memorial Award of Promise


Presented annually to one young woman, a grade 12 student, who has made significant contributions to her school, to the well-being of her community and as a role model for other young women.




Deadline: January 31




Talk About Canada Scholarship 


Graduation high school students and students attending post-secondary institutions across Canada can navigate their way to winning one of 61 scholarships, ranging from $500 to $5,000, by answering online questions about Canada's national identity!


January 15 to February 19




Terry Fox Humanitarian Award 


Appicant must be involved in humanitarian work.


$7,000 per year.


Deadline: February 1 of each year.




MAST Student Citizenship Award


The awards recognized students who have volunteered in areas such as: volunteer service, involvement in citizenship or character building organizations/programs, may participate in student government programs or activities, or have leadership


7 awards of $500


Deadline: Friday, February 9




The Art Institutes Poster Scholarship Challenge 


Design a Poster(s) around the theme: "Life Is Better With Art In It" for your chance to win $2,000 - $25,000 in scholarship money!


Deadline: February 9






Burger King Scholars Program


Applicants must:  Be residents of United States Canada, or Puerto Rico, be graduating high school.  Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a scale 4.0 scale or the equivalent.  Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption for the entire 2011-2012 academic year at an accredited tow or four year college, university or vocational-technical school in the U.S., Canada or Puerto Rico.  Selection criteria:  Academic achievments and records.  Participation in school and community.  For more information visit:  www.haveityourwayfoundation.org/burger_king_scholars_program.html


The application can be found online at https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars


$1,000. each (number of scholarships varies)


Deadline: January 10.




Ethics Essay Competition


$1,000.00 prize for the best philosophical essay under 1,000 words by a grade 11 or 12 student in Manitoba.  Winning essay will be published in the Winnipeg Free Press.  For contest details visit:  www.umanitoba.ca/ethiics_centre.  Centre for Professional & Applied Ethics


Deadline:  February 20




MPI - Drivers Challenge


Three separate competitions with prizes ranging from iPOD Nanos, a laptop, and scholarships of $1,500, $1,000, and $500


Deadlines: Februrary 28, April 30, and May 26



We are awarding a total of 15 RBC Students Leading Change Scholarships worth $10,000 each. There will be 8 scholarships awarded to graduating high school students and 7 scholarships awarded to students enrolled in any year of post-secondary studies.  Exclusive to RBC Royal Bank student clients
Although eligible for all 15 scholarships, 3 scholarships per student category (total of 6) will be reserved exclusively for RBC Royal Bank student clients. To qualify, you must be an RBC Royal Bank client from February 28, 2017 through to the winner announcement date.  

  • Category 1 (Graduating High School or CEGEP): Currently enrolled in their graduating year of a Canadian High School or CEGEP, or have graduated from a Canadian High School or CEGEP within the last 2 years, and will be enrolled in their first year of a minimum 2 year undergraduate degree or diploma program on a full-time basis at a recognized publicly funded Canadian university or college in the fall 2017 academic term
  • Category 2 (Undergraduate or Graduate Degree or Diploma): Currently enrolled in a degree or diploma program on a full-time basis in a recognized publicly funded Canadian university or college and planning to continue full-time studies in fall 2017. Must have at least 2 years of full-time studies left in the program
  • All applicants must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents with a minimum 75% average in their last completed year of study
  • Students with a disability who attend or are planning to attend post-secondary school on a part-time basis in fall 2017 are also eligible. Please see terms and conditions for full details.

Deadline:  February 28, 2017 





Canadian Agri-Business Education Foundation


Canadian Agri-Business Education Foundation awards six $2,500.00 scholarships annually to Canadian students who are entering into an accredited agriculture college or university.  Criteria:  Scholarships are awarded to students based on a combination of leadership attributes, academic standing, and an essay response to the question, "Why am I pursing a career in agriculture?"  Agriculture is an exciting and growing field.  Whether your looking to become a plant breeder, an agri-marketer, a researcher, part of the agri-retail industry, a PhD., or a farmer, it all starts with an undergraduate degree or diploma in agriculture. 


http://www.cabef.org   Application, further information, all contact information including: email address, mailing address and telephone contacts can be found on the website.


Deadline:  March 1.






Manitoba Youth Leadership Scholarship Program 


The Youth Leadership Scholarship Program recognizes Grade 12 students who have engaged in meaningful leadership and citizenship volunteer activities during the past year that were targeted at promoting healthy living in their communities and schools.  Applicants must be registered in Grade 12, be eligible to graduate and planning to attend a post-secondary institution.  Volunteer work must occur between September 1, 2009 and March 25, 2011.  Volunteer hours used to obtain a Community Service or other Senior Years credits are not eligible.  Volunteer work must be of benefit to others.  Volunteer work aimed at raising funds for the benefit of the applicant are not eligible.  When students apply for the Manitoba Youth Leadership Scholarship, they can also be considered for the Premier's Healthy Living Award for Youth.  The Premier's Healthy Living Award for Youth recognizes the contributions and achievements of youth who serve as role models for other youth and children and have made outstanding contributions to the community in the areas of healthy living.  Award recipients will receive a commemorative medal and public recognition.  Up to 10 of the most outstanding applicants from across Manitoba will be selected for the Award.  


200 awards of $500 each


Deadline: March 25




Re/Max "Quest for Excellence" Scholarship  


Any student can apply - required to write an essay.


24 awards of $500 each.


Deadline: March 7, winners will be posted on our website, May




Manitoba Hockey Players Foundation Scholarship Criteria: Individual's academic achievement, hockey participation, personal athletic achievements, citizenship, and other school activities.




Deadline: March 9




Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship -


Student eligibility:  Student must be between the ages of 16 and 25 on March 30, 2015.  Must have at least one year or post-secondary remaining at the time of the award, and must have a GPA of 2.l5 or greater.  Applications can be found by going to:  http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9919/odenza_marketing_group_scholarship_scholarship.php 


I award  - $500.00


Deadline:  March 30




Manitoba Foundation for Sport Scholarships


The Manitoba Foundation for Sports (MFFS) scholarship program administrated by Sport Manitoba.  The program's emphasis is placed on athletes who competed at the provincial level or higher during 2013/201, who have maintained a high level of academic standing, while showing a commitment to amateur sport through their involvement in coaching, officiating, and volunteer activities.  Preference will be given to athletes attending university or college in Manitoba and enrolled in a related field, pursing a career in sport.  The number and amount of scholarships awarded annually will vary, based on the number of applicants and the funds available for distribution. 






Deadline: April 30




2008 Canadian Retail Industry Scholarship Program


For students entering or currently in a retail or business-related program at college or university who are working at least part-time in retail.


19 awards of $1,000 each.


Deadline: March 28






Business Council of Manitoba Aboriginal Education Awards 2007 - Fly Higher


If you are of Aboriginal ancestry, planning to attend a post-secondary institution in Manitoba you may be eligible for this award.


$3,000 for university and $1,500 for college students


Deadline: March 30




Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship


Student eligibility:  Student must be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2015.  A student can be enrolled in any level in any program that is two years in length or longer.


Applications can be found:  http://www.mortgagebrokergrandeprairie.ca/grandeprairie.php 


1 - Award $500.00


Deadline:  April 1, 2015




MHSAA Ed Belfour Hockey Award 


Presented to one male and one female graduating high school hockey player to be used towards post secondary education in Manitoba.




Deadline: April 3




MHSAA - Manitoba Moose/True North High School Hockey Sportsmanship Awards Criteria: used toward post-secondary, min. 65% average, letters of reference, summary of statistics, summary of extra-curricular activities.


2 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: April 3




MHSAA Todd Davison Memorial Scholarship 


Criteria: Any high school athlete who has risen abover personal challenges in their life, hard working, strong leadership and team play, respected by teammates and coaches, proceeding to post-secondary education.




Deadline: April 3



Chartered Professional Accounts  (CPA)High School Scholarships to graduating high school students in Manitoba.  Up to 13 scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 each will be awarded, including 6 awards specifically for students from rural Manitoba.  Students must meet the following criteria:

Grade 12 student who will be attending one of Manitoba's universities, Overall average of 80% in Grades 10 to 12, Has an interest in accounting or business, Is involved in school & community. 

We are looking for well-rounded individuals and as a result, the applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:  Academic achievement and school involvement, Community involvement and /or work experience and /or other activities, Communication skills.

website:  www.cpamb.ca    Any questions contact:  dhenzel@cpamb.ca

Deadline April 11, 2016   





University of Manitoba


Agricultural and Food Sciences Centennial Entrance Scholarships


Graduating high school students who plan to enter the Faculty of Agriculture, Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba.  Eligible students may enter either the two -year Diploma in Agriculture program or the four - year Bachelor of Science degree program.  Students entering the degree program must register for a specific set of courses in University 1 as determined by the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences and as outlined in the University Startbook. 


Applications should be submitted to the :  CENTENNIAL SCHOLARSHIP, Manitoba Agriculture Food and Rural Initiatives, #13-59 Scurfield Blvd., Winnipeg, MB  R3Y 1V2.


Refer to the following websites for more information on the scholarship:  Province of Manitoba   www.gov.mb.ca/agriculture/


University of Manitoba Faculty of Agricultural and Food Science:  www.umanitoba.ca/afs/awards/


5 - $2000.00 Scholarships each to students across Manitoba


How the $2,000. scholarships will be applied, depends on the program:


1. Diploma program: in the first year.  2) Degree program (direct entry): in the first year.  3) Degree program (advanced entry): held until student completes University 1 and registers in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences in second year.  Options for submitting applications:  1. Email all documents to:  Donna Gervais@gov.mb.ca    2. Fax to 1-204-632-5143. 


Deadline:  April 14.




MHSAA Canadian School Sport Federation/ Canada Basketball Scholarship


Applicants are scored on their character, academic success, leadership and achievement in basketball, as well as on the basis of other school and community activities.  Selection will be made on the individuals who best exemplify the ideals of the student-athlete, and who are continuing their education in Canada.


5 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: April 13




Art Institute of Vancouver - "Hunt for the Right Brain Scholarship"


We are giving away a full scholarship to the program of your choice, valued at up to $41,000.


Deadline: April 15




The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund


For students pursuing careers in the automotive aftermarket - $1,000 - $4,000


Deadline: April 28




Canadian Hospitality Foundations


Culinary, Hotel, Tourism, Food and Beverage, Hospitality, Resort...


There are over 120 scholarships listed on this link. Take some time to look at the various categories and read through the "Who Can Apply" sections as you may be eligible to apply in more than one category.


$1,000 to $3,500 - over $20,000 in scholarships available!


Deadline: April 30




Variety The Children's Charity


Variety Pat Riordan Fine Arts Scholarship


Desering high school student who is pursuing an education in either music or fine arts at a college of University of Manitoba.  The student must be in grade 12 at a Manitoba High School at the time of application.  Variety's mandate is to fund programs and initiatives that inspire hope, enrich lives and build better future for Manitoba's children.  Application guidelines:  Application must include a biographical essay (one typed page), demonstrating the applicant's musical or fine art abilities and accomplishments.  To include the name and contact information for three references, including one music or fine art educator.  Each participant to include post-secondary acceptance confirmation, incluing program selection.  Applicants to include a transcript for grade 11 and grade 12.  There is no "formal" application form.  Students are encouraged to use their own format.


$1,000.00 Scholarship


Mail application to:  Variety Pat Riordan Fine Arts Scholarship, Selection Committee, Variety, the Children's Charity of Manitoba, 2 - 1  313 Border Street, Winnipeg, MB  R3H 0X4 


Deadline:  April 30






MTS Scholarships


Various Scholarships. Pursue Your Calling scholarships are awarded based on your academic achievement (75% or over), and your responses to the short answer questions provided. Short listed candidates are required to participate in an interview with the MTS scholarship selection committee before final decisions are made.


$1,000 towards tuition for up to 4 years, summer employment, discounts.


Deadline: April 25




CPA High School Scholarship


The Manitoba Chartered Accountants Foundation is once again pleased to be awarding CA High School Scholarships to graduating high school students in Manitoba.  Up to thirteen scholarships in the amount of $1,000. each will be awarded, including six awards specifically for students from rural Manitoba. 


Criteria:  Grade 12 students planning to attend a Manitoba university, overall average of 80% in Grades 10 - 12 (based on the most current available information), has an interest in career in accounting or business, and is involved in school and community activities.


For further information:  Kim Metcalfe, CA, Executive Director, Manitoba Chartered Accountants Foundation Inc., 1675- One Lombard Place, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0X3


kmetcalfe@icam.mb.ca       http://www.icam.mb.ca/pdf/schol_letter_and_app.pdf


Deadline:  April 30




Healthy Lifestyle Scholarship


To be eligible for this scholarhsip:  A.  As of May 1, deadline, be under 25 years of age, B:  Be currently in a senior high school or in your first year of university or college, C:  Be a resident of Canada or the United States; D:  Answer two essay questions.  Essay Questions:  1.  In under 1,000 words:  "Why is a healthy lifestyle important in school?"  2.  In under 500 words:  Describe your career plans, goals and personal ambitions.  


Scholarship $5,000.


For more information see the website:


http://www.fitnessexercises.tv/scholarships.php and or student wards@fitnessexercises.tv 




Coaching Manitoba Bursary


Coaching Manitoba annually presents bursaries to four students who have demonstrated a commitment to coaching in Manitoba.  Our goal is to encourage students to continue coaching while attending a post-secondary institution.  Students who are, or will be, enrolled in the upcoming school term in post-secondary education and currently coaching for a school, club or community centre are invited to submit an application.  One male and one female student coach from the Winnipeg region and one male and one female from rural Manitoba will be selected to each receive a bursary of $500. to be used toward their tuition.


4 awards of $500 each




Deadline: April 30




Princess Royal Pan Am Scholarship


The Princess Royal Pan Am Scholarship Fund provides financial support for Manitoba's high performance athletes in their pursuit of excellence at the national and international levels of competition while serving as a tribute to commemorate the Manitoba visit of Her Royal Highness the Princess of Royal in 1999.  The Princess Royal Pan Am Scholarship awards two (2) scholarships per year valued up to $3,000. each to one male and one female high performance athlete enrolled in a post-secondary institution in Manitoba. 






Deadline:  April 30








The board of Directors of Pembina Co-op will award one scholarship of $1,000.00:


Criteria:  The scholarship is open to all students whose parents have a membership in Pembina Co-op.  The scholarship is available to all Grade 12 students who plan to enter into a journeyman program for carpentry, electrical or plumbing trades.  The scholarship will be paid upon completion of the first term from a recognized post-secondary college or technical institution.  All interested applicants will submit an application to the Co-op's selection committee by April 30.  The scholarship will be awarded at the graduation ceremony as set by the high school.


Application to include:  A brief description of your academic and employment history.  An essay with a 750 word maximum that addresses the following:  How did you arrive at the decision to pursue continuing education in the trades? Who or what was the greatest influence on arriving at your decision? What are your long term goals regarding your chosen path in continuing your education in the trades field?  Where do you see yourself in 5 years?  What would you consider that rural businesses in general and Pembina Co-op in particular have to offer to today's youth?  What would you suggest are ways rural businesses in general and the Pembina Co-op in particular can attract and retain young employees in today's job market? 


Applications to be submitted:  Pembina Co-op (Attention: General Manager), Box 5007. St. Leon, MB  R0G 2E0.


Deadline:  April 30, 2015


Manitoba Public Insurance Award


The award program is open to students who fall into one of the following categories: Aboriginal, Disabled person, Visible minority, Woman in a non-traditional role.


20 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: May 12




RBC Royal Bank Financial Lifeskills Scholarship


To be eligible, students require a minimum average of 65 per cent and acceptance into a Canadian college or university for full-time study in any program.


10 awards of $2,007 each.


Deadline: May 12


Many other great RBC Scholarships are available, ranging from medical to dental and more. There are various deadlines.




MCO Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  Student must be attending college or university no later than December of 2015, on a full -time basis by December 15, 2015.  Must submit an answer to the essay question no later than 11:59 PM EST on May 15, 2015.  Be currently in your last year of high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college/university. 


Applications can be found:  http://www.studentscholarships.org/available_scholarships_2015.php


1 Award- $500.00


Deadline:  May 15, 2015




Manitoba Canola Growers Scholarship Program


The Manitoba Canola Growers Scholarship Program is available to Manitoba high school students who are enrolled in their final year of high school and eligible to graduate in 2015. Those eligible for a scholarship must be from a farm that is a member of the Manitoba Canola Growers Association and must be planning to enroll at a Canadian post-secondary institution.  The scholarship must be used in the 2 years following high school graduation.  Application requirements:  Complete application form, two reference letters, university/college acceptance letter, working copy of high school transcript and essay submission.  Successful applicants will be awarded a $1,000. scholarship based on academics, canola connection, school and community involvement, and essay submission.  An independent scholarship review panel will make the selection.   http://canolagrowers.com/in-the-classroom/scholarships


Deadline:  April 30






The skills and expertise acquired through post-secondary education is a vital factor for the continued growth of MTS.  In recognizing this, MTS has established the Future First scholarship program.  Future First Scholarship is designed to encourage students to study in areas of high demand for the telecommunications industry.  Scholarships will be awarded to grade 12 students and /or graduates and /or students currently registered in full-time study at an eligible institution. 


Selection:  Future First scholarships are awarded based on your academic achievement (G.P.A.), acceptance/registration in a full time eligible program and two letters of recommendation.  Application: Completed and signed copies of applications can be emailed to futurefirst.scholarships@mts.ca   along with the following documents: 1) Transcript, 2) Proof of acceptance/registration, 3) Cover letter and resume, and 4) Two letters of recommendation.  Application and information can be found at:  https://www.mts.ca/mts/future+first/scholarships   


Deadline:  April 30 




MANITOBA HYDRO  ( following awards)


Supports the yourth of Manitoba in pursuirt of academic excellence.  Within Hydro's Educational Funding Program, are specific awrds available to Aboriginal Students grade 9 - 12. 


Mathematics Award


Eligibility:  All grade 9 Aboriginal students can be nominated with the highest provincial achiement in Pascal Math competition.


1 award of $200.00 - http://www.hydro.mb.ca/careers/student_opportunities/awards/high_school/mathematics.shtml


Deadling:  May 15


High School Students in Manitoba


In support of Manitoba Hydro's ongoing commitment to Employment Equity, the following awards, scholarships and bursaries are open to Aboriginal students.


  • Trio Awards
    Open to all Aboriginal students in Grade 10–12 




  • Northern Student Award
    Open to all Aboriginal students in Junior High or High School living north of the 53rd parallel




Science Fair Award


Eligibility:  All Aboriginal students in Junior High & High School can be nominated with the highest achievement in a Science Fair competition.


1 award of $200.00  - http://www.hydro.mb.ca/careers/student_opportunities/awards/high_school/science_fair.shtml

Deadline:  May 15



As students across Manitoba continue to invest in their education, many are taking the time to invest in their communities as well.  In recognition of the growing number of Canadian students showing a passion to lead and inspire positive change in their community, TADD Manitoba is sponsoring two Students Leading Change Scholarships.

Submit your application before April 28, 2016 for a chance to win one of two $500.00 scholarships that will count toward your post-secondary education.  Winners will be announced on June 1, 2016.

Visit taddmanitoba.com to apply

2 - $500.00

Deadline:  April 28, 2016




Global Lift Equipment Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  Student must be attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution no later than the Fall of 2015.  Must submit a short story.  Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.  Student must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. 


Applications can be found:  http://www.usedforkliftsmanitoba.ca


1 Award- $500.00


Deadline:  June 15, 2015




Lift Parts Express Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  A current senior in high school or freshman or sophomore in college/university.  Be enrolled or expected to be enrolled in the Fall of 2015.  Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline. 


Applications can be found:  http://www.forkliftpartsmanitoba.com/forkliftparts.php


Deadline:  June 30, 2015




Lifestyle Dentistry Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  Be attending college or university no later than September 30, 2015.  Current high school seniors who will graduate in 2015 are eligible.  You can be enrolled in any field of study.  Submit answers to the essay question, which can be found on the application page.  Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.


Applications can be found:  http://www.studentscholarships.org/2015.php


1 Award - $500.00


Deadline:  June 30, 2015




Trio Award


Eligibility:  Aboriginal students in Grade 10 taking 20S Math, 20S English & 20F Science (1 award of $200.00).


Aboriginal students in Grade 11 taking 30S Math, 30S English & 30S Physics ( 1 award of $200.00).


Aboriginal students in Grade 12 taking 40S Math, 40S English & 40S Physics (1 award of $200.00).




Deadling: June 30 








Phil Delta Kappa Scholarship for Prospective Teachers 


Requirements:  A completed application form, a letter from the applicant indicating why he/she is choosing teachinga as a profession, a copy of recent transcript of marks, and two letters of reference.


E-mail:  cbewell@mts.net


2 - $125.00 Scholarsdhips


Deadline May 20




Red River Exhibition ScholarshipsScholarships for each of the following areas: Areospace, Automotive, Agriculture and Agri-Food, Business, & Tourism


$1,000 each


Deadline is the last Friday in May




Folk Arts Council of Winnipeg - Mark & Dorothy Danzker Scholarship for Excellence


For students who demonstrate and active involvement in preserving cultural heritage through volunteer work, employment or contributions to a cultural activity in the general community.  Applicants must be attending, or planning to attend post-secondary, between the ages of 17-25, and be a resident of Manitoba for at least 50% of your life.


5 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: May 25




Variety Leadership in the Community Scholarship


Preference will be given to applicants who have demonstrated sincere leadership in caring for others.




Deadline: May 30




Academy of Broadcasting


call 1.866.356.4987


5 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: May 30




MADD Canada Bursary Fund


We offer up to five scholarships annually to victims of impaired driving. Students that have been impacted by the loss of a loved one or have been injured by an impaired driver are encouraged to apply.


Up to $2,000


Deadline: May 31st of each calendar year




Caretenders Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  Student must be attending an accredited university, college, trades, or technical school in the fall of 2015.  Must be a resident of Canada or the United States who will be attending school in the fall of 2015 and you must be attending a school in Canada or the United States.  Submit the Online Application, including the essay question by no later than 11:59 pm ET on May 31, 2015. 


Application can be found:  http://www.oakvilleretirementhomes.ca/


1 Award - $500.00


Deadline:  May 31, 2015




L M Scholarship Program


Student Eligibility:  Student must be enrolled or expect to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September.  Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline. 


Applications can be found:  http://www.studentscholarships.org/grants.php


1 Award - $500.00


Deadline:  May 31, 2015




Manitoba Blue Cross Bursary for Students with Special Needs


A bursary will be awarded to each of six handicapped students with special needs who must incur additional expenses. STUDENTS MUST APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY TO BE CONSIDERS FOR THIS AWARD.  (click on "company info" in top right and select "scholarships" from the pull-down menu)




Deadline: June 1




Manitoba Beef Producers Bursaries


Manitoba Beef Producers are pleased to make available 4 - $500.00 bursaries annually for MBP or their children attending a university, colloege or other post-secondary institution or pursuing training.  Preference will be given to those students pursuing a field of study related to agriculture or to those ina skilled trade that would be beneficial to the rural economy.  A selection committee will review the submissions.   Winners will be notified.  Eligibility:  Must be 17 years of age as of January 1, must be an active Manitoba beef producer or the hcild of an active Manitoba beef producer, must use the bursary within two years.  Requirements:  Must submit a 400 to 500 word (maximum) typed essay discussing "The Importance of the beef industry in Manitoba".  Must submit proof of enrolment in a recognized institution, must submit a list of community invovlement, post-secondary or trades must be a miniumum of one year duration, provide the names of three references, including their addresses and phone numbers.  Submissions to:  Manitoba Beef Producers Bursary Committee, 154 Paramount Road, Wpg, MB. R2X 2W3.  Fax:  204-774-3264,  email:  lhurst@mbbeef.ca


Deadline:  June 1






Manitoba Blue Cross Entrance Award


bursary will be awarded to each of six Grade XII students, on the basis of high academic standing and financial need. STUDENTS MUST APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY TO BE CONSIDERS FOR THIS AWARD.  (click on "company info" in top right and select "scholarships" from the pull-down menu)




Deadline: June 1




Manitoba Blue Cross Travellers Bursary


A bursary will be awarded to each of six Grade XII students, on the basis of high academic standing and financial need, who must travel more than 100 kilometers (one way) to attend an approved Manitoba University or College. STUDENTS MUST APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY TO BE CONSIDERS FOR THIS AWARD.  (click on "company info" in top right and select "scholarships" from the pull-down menu)




Deadline: June 1




Golden Prairie Arts Council Fine Arts Career Scholarship


Fine Arts Career Scholarship high school graduate applicants must plan on attending a post-secondary education course at a recognized institution for the school year the scholarship is awarded.  Applicants will be selected on a combination of: a sample of their work (musical ability, visual art etc.), academic standing and a commitment to their area of study.  Applicants should provide two written references with their application.  The amount of the bursary shall be $250.00.


Criteria: The applicant must be:  A graduate from a high school within the boundaries of the municipalities of Dufferin, Grey, Thompson or Roland.  A permanent resident of the area encompassed by the municipalities as listed, who is planning on post-secondary fine arts training.




Deadline:  June 3


Manitoba Beef Producers Bursary

Manitoba Beef Producers is pleased to make available six $500.00 bursaries annually for MBP members or their children attending a university, college other post secondary institution or pursing trades training.  Eligibility:  Must be at least 17 years of age as of January 1, 2016,  Must be an active Manitoba beef producer or the child of an active Manitoba beef producer.  Post-secondary program or trades must be a minimum of one year in duration.  Required:  Complete application form. A typed 600 word essay.  For more information please contact Manitoba Beef Producers at 1-800-772-0458 or email info@mbbeef.ca 


Deadline:  June 3, 2016


10 Words or Less Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  Anyone who is between the ages of 14 to 25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2015.  This scholarship is provided by StudentsScholarships.org  Follow the instructions on the website to apply. 


Applications can be found:  http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php


1 Award  - $500.00


Deadline:  June 15, 2015






Big Sun Scholarship


The Big Sun Scholarship Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academica pursuits.  We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student.  All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.   The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a  post-secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community. 


Visit http://www.bigsunathletics.com  to learn how to apply. 


Deadline:  June 23




Canadian Association of Broadcasters 


Jim Allard Broadcast Journalism Scholarship, Ruth Hancock Scholarship


Deadline: June 30th annually




National Union of Public and General Employees -   Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians, Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship, Tommy Douglas Scholarship and Scholarship for Visible Minorities:




Tommy Douglas Scholarship


Open to all students who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post secondary educaiton institution full-time in 2012-2013 and who are the children of, or foster children of a member of the Naitonal Union of Public and General Employees.  Awarded to the writer of the best 750 -1000 word essay on:  "How Tommy Douglas contributed to making Canada a more just and equitable society."  Scholarship - $1,500.


Deadline:  June 30




Terry Fox Memorial Scholarship


Scholarship is open to all students with disabilities who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post-secondary education institution full-time and who are the children of, or foster children of, a member of the National Union of Public and General Employees.  For information and or application forms,  http://www.nupge.ca/scholarships




The Scholarship for Aboriginal Canadians


Scholarship is open to all Aboriginal Canadian students who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public post-secondary education institution full-time and who are the children of, or foster children of, a National Union or Public and General Employees member.  Awarded to the writer of the best 750-1000 word essay on:  "The importance of quality public services in enhancing the quality of life og bidinlr minorities."  Deadline:  June 30.  For more information:  http://www.nupge.ca/scholarships




Scholarship for Visible Minorities


All visible minority children / grandchildren (including foster children/grandchildren) of National Union of Public and General Employees current/retired members who plan to enter the first year of a Canadian public, post-secondary education institution full time in 2014- 2015 are eligible to apply.  The amount of the scholarship is $1,500.


Deadline:  June 30     For more information:  http://www.nupge.ca/scholarships    




MC College Creative Scholarship


To recognize High School students demonstrating outstanding creativity and community involvement.  To assist students in their endeavor to enter a career in the Salon or Spa Industry.  One scholarship per High School.  Eligibility Criteria:   Nominees must:  Display creative ability in the areas of art, music, photography, or other avenue, demonstrate an aptitude to the vocation of fashion, beauty and/or wellness, demonstrate an excellent attendance record, demonstrate community involvement through volunteer work or extra curricular activities, and be a full-time grade 12 student who will be completing their High School Diploma.


Contact information:  1-780-497-3160 or email at:  nikki@mccollege.ca    www.mccollege.ca




Deadline:  June 30




Manitoba Trucking Association Scholastic Awards


Scholarships for the dependants of employees of member companies. To be used for first year tuition assistance. These awards are open to dependant children of employees of MTA member companies. Application forms are available from the MTA office.


3 x $1,000


Deadline: July 10




Marion Roberts Memorial Scholarship


For children or spouses or employees of AIA Member Companies




Deadline: July 15




Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarship


The Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarship Program is available to Canadian high school students from family farms who are enrolled in their final year of high school as of May 29 and eligible to graduate from high school.  those eligible for a scholarship must be planning to enroll at a Canadian post-secondary institution(degree or diploma) in a first-year agriculture program.  Successful applicants will be each awarded a scholarship valued at $1,500., based on demonstrated academic standards and leadership in the community.  Selection will be made by an independent panel. 


Applications posted on the scholarship board.  Mail Delivery:  Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarships, Monsanto Canada Inc., 900 - One Research Road, Wpg, MB.  R3T 6E3 or email delivery:  monsanto.fund.scholarship@monsanto.com      2015 Scholarship Application is found by:  google Monsanto Fund Opportunity Scholarship 


Awards of $1,500 each.


Deadline: May 29 




Training for Tomorrow Educational Awards Program for women


Open to Canadian women entering the first of an eligible 2-year diploma program of study at any of Manitoba's four eligible community colleges.


(See the website for a complete list of eligible programs and schools).


50 awards of $1,000 each


Deadline: July 31




Canadian Blood Services - Assignment: Saving Lives Bursaries


Call Tracy Lamoureux @ 789-1023 or e-mail: tracy.lamoureux@blood.ca


Must be a grade 12 or college/university student, and must successfully recruit a minimum of 25 blood donors. Special consideration will be given to the student who recruits the most donors and the most new donors.


$500 - $1,000


Deadline: July 31




June Callwood Harmony Scholarships


Recognize the outstanding achievements of youth in promoting harmony and diversity across Canada.  Apply for a scholarship today if you are a graduating high school student who will be attending a post-secondary institution in the fall and have done work on diversity issues such as the following:  Race and Ethnicity, Class, Family, Gender, Age, Abiltiy, Regionalism, and Sexual Orientation.  For information:  http://harmony.ca/scholarships/


10 - Awards of $1,000 each.


Deadline:  July 31




Ask Physical Therapy Scholarship


Student Eligibility:  Be attending college or university no later than January of 2016.  Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by January 2016.  Have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year.


Applications can be found:  http://www.studentscholarships.org/physcial_therapy_scholarship.php


1 Award - $500.00


Deadline:  August 31, 2015.






Manitoba Forage Seed Association (MFSA) & Forage Seed Trad Scholarship Award    


Must be a member of, or have a parent who is a member of MFSA, be enrolled or planning to enroll in a degree or diploma program in the Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba, and have a GPA of at least 65%.  The scholarship is offered to qualified Manitoba High School or University studetns who are enrolled or applying to enroll in the degree or diploma program in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the Univerity of Manitoba.




Deadline: October 31 


University of Winnipeg - The following 8 scholarships are major scholarships at the University of Winnipeg.


Alumni Entrance Scholarship Program


Candidates must be students completing high school in Manitoba.  The following attributes are to be considered in selecting candidates:  attainment of high school academic standing and promise, noteworthy interest and participation in extracurricular activities in school and community, and leadership qualities and strength of character.  Value $5,000.00


Garnet Kyle Scholarship


Established in 2011 to provide scholarships to students from Rural Municipality of Franklin, in Manitoba.  Students must have a minimum 90% admission average or higher.  This scholarship is awarded to a student coming from (in order of preference).  Value:  $40,000.00 ($10,000.00 x 4 years).  Please see the University of Winnipeg scholarship page for further information.



Walter Leatherdale Entrance Scholarship


Established by Douglas Leatherdale, a 1957 graduate of United College, in memory of his father.  They will cover direct education costs for one or more outstanding students from rural Manitoba preferably from farming communities.  These scholarships will be renewable for up to three years.  Value:  $28,000.00 ($7,000 x 4 years).


Dr. Margaret E. Nix and Slade C. Nix Entrance Scholarship

Established by Dr. Margaret E. Nix, a 1943 graduate of United College.  It will be awarded annually to a female Aboriginal student who resides in Manitoba and is entering an undergraduate degree program at the University of Winnipeg.  Value:  1 x $5,000.00.


Buhler Bursary in Business and Economics

Awarded annually to a full-time student with a declared major in Business & Administration or Economics with demonstrated financial need and satisfactory academic progress.  Preference is given to single parents.  Value:  $25,000.00 ($10,000 x 1 year and $5,000.00 X 3 years).


Marsha P. Hanen Entrance Scholarship

Awarded in recognition of the presidency of the University of Winnipeg of Dr. Marsha P. Henen (1989-1999).  It will be awarded annually to an outstanding Manitoba high school graduate who has made outstanding leadership and extracurricular contributions in school and the community.  Value:  $10,000.00 ($4,500.00 x 1 year and $2,000.00 X 3 years).


The Minute Maid Inner-City Leadership Scholarship for Kinesiology and Applied Health

Established to support students entering their first year of undergraduate study at the University of Winnipeg who are planning to study Kinesiology and Applied Health.  To be eligible, students must have a minimum high school admission average of 75% and be graduating from an inner-city high school in the City of Winnipeg.  Applicants must have exceptional involvement within their community of high school demonstrating leadership with athletic and/or coaching programs and services for the inner-city.  Preference will be given to Aboriginal new immigrant or students from low income families.  Value:  $5,000.00


The Winnipeg Police Service Opportunity Scholarship in Memory of Injured and Fallen Officers

Established by the Winnipeg Police Service to support educational opportunities for students from the North End and Downtown Winnipeg high schools. Consideration will be given to applicants who have made a contribution to or have been involved with their school or community.  These scholarships are renewable annually, with the intention that students receive scholarship support throughout their university degree.  Value:  $10,000.00 ($2,500.00 X 4 years).









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