External Scholarships and Bursaries T-Z
Designated for students of Aboriginal ancestry
Designated for students with a disability
TD CANADA TRUST SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship for Community Leadership
AVAILABLE TO: Students across Canada who are in their final year of high school; have demonstrated outstanding community leadership; possess the academic skills to successfully enter and complete college or university.
APPLICATIONS FROM: Any TD Canada Trust branch or call 1-800-308-8306 or send a fax requesting an application to (613) 563-9745
COMPLETED APPLICATIONS TO:
Association of University and Colleges of Canada
Ref: TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership
600-350 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 1B1
TERRY FOX HUMANITARIAN AWARD PROGRAM
AVAILABLE TO: Graduating secondary level students and those currently studying towards a first undergraduate degree or diploma in a Canadian university or college.
Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program
AQ 5003, Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6
Telephone (604) 291-3057
Fax: (604) 291-3311
TRIUMF SUMMER RESEARCH AWARD
TRIUMF is Canada's National Laboratory for Particle and Nuclear Physics, located on the campus of the University of British Columbia.
TRIUMF has a policy to give Canadian undergraduate students the opportunity to experience the excitement of research at a National Laboratory such as TRIUMF. In part to fulfill this policy, they sponsor 5 scholarships every year to bring one student from each of the 5 regions of Canada to TRIUMF.
- You must be enrolled at an accredited Canadian post-secondary institution and be legally entitled to work in Canada;
- You must be currently enrolled in your second (first in Quebec), or higher, year of studies in the physical sciences or engineering;
- You must have achieved a first-class standing;
- You must send in the following document:
- a curriculum vitae, which clearly states your email address,
- a copy of your academic transcript
- a letter of recommendation from your university department chair
- a covering letter of 500 words or less, describing what your interests and career ambitions are, and which part of the TRIUMF scientific program you are most interested in
c/o Summer Scholarship Program
4004 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 2A3
Ms Dana Giasson
Telephone: (604) 222-7565
Fax: (604) 222-1074
UNITED FOOD AND COMMERCIAL WORKERS UNION — THE WILLIAM J. BEGGS, FRED DOWLING, ROMEO MATHIEU SCHOLARSHIPS
AVAILABLE TO: UFCW members, or their dependents who are attending full-time undergraduate studies at a Canadian university, college, or other recognized post-secondary educational institution.
CRITERIA: Qualified applicants will be considered in any year of qualified study, and may reapply in subsequent years if not successful. Each scholar may receive the scholarship only once - past winners will not be considered, even if enrolled in a different program or institution.
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union
Office of Education
300 - 61 International Blvd.
Rexdale, Ontario M9W 6K4
Fax: (416) 675-6919
UNITED SAVINGS CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
AVAILABLE TO: Active members or children or grandchildren of an active member of United Savings Credit Union who are beginning or continuing at a B.C. university, BCIT or a regional B.C. college in a full program of studies.
Office of Awards and Financial Aid
1036-1874 East Mall
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Download the application form at: http://students.ubc.ca/finance
UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA ENTRANCE & TRANSFER LEADERSHIP AWARDS
For students with 24 credits or more who are transferring to the University of Alberta from other post-secondary institutions.
Scholastic Distinction Competition
AVAILABLE TO: Post-secondary transfer students starting their first U of A undergraduate degree who have a minimum average of 95% in grades 10, 11, and 12 and equivalent grades on any completed post-secondary work. Candidates must be nominated by their high school/post-secondary institution.
Continuing/Transfer Leadership Awards Competition
AVAILABLE TO: Continuing undergraduate students. To be eligible, applicants must possess the ability to interact and communicate well with people and demonstrate leadership through involvement and participation in university or community organizations, sports activities, cultural activities, or political activities.
Universiade '83 Scholarship Competition
AVAILABLE TO: A minimum 60% of the scholarships are designated for athletics. A minimum 25% of the scholarships are designated for fine arts. A minimum 25% of the scholarships are designated for the following categories:
- Entrance students
- Transfer students
Continuing U of A Undergraduate students
AVAILABLE TO: Students who are in full-time attendance at the University of Alberta. The have to demonstrated excellence in athletics or fine arts. Student must be pursuing excellence in athletics or fine arts during the current academic year and have superior academic achievement.
The Office of Student Awards
103 Administration Building
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2M7
Telephone: (780) 492-3221
Fax: (780) 492-4851
UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA ENTRANCE AWARDS FOR STUDENTS TRANSFERRING FROM A REGIONAL COLLEGE
Students transferring to UBC from a college or university who have an overall admission GPA of 3.8 or better will qualify. The average is calculated on final grades and a minimum or 27 transferable credits are required. Students who already hold a degree and intend to transfer to UBC to complete a second degree are not eligible for this award.
Note: A separate application for this award is not required. Award recipients will be notified in their letter of admission .
Further Information is available from the UBC Financial Aid Website: http://students.ubc.ca/finance/awards.cfm?page=scholarships&view=entrance
UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE TRANSFER AWARDS
Students transferring to the University of Lethbridge who have attended another post-secondary institution. This includes Post-Diploma applicants, and applicants completing their second year of an approved Collaborative program (e.g. Basic (four-Year) Nursing Program; Bachelor of Health Sciences) as well as traditional Transfer Applicants.
Scholarships and Student Finance Office, SU068
University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4
Telephone: (403) 329-2585
Fax: (403) 382-7110
UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA UNDERGRADUATE ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS
VANCITY SAVINGS CREDIT UNION
VanCity Student Awards
AVAILABLE TO: Registered grade 12 students who are planning to attend a post-secondary institution in Canada on a full time basis within the year following their graduation year.
VanCity Stan Parsons Memorial Scholarship
AVAILABLE TO: An outstanding student who has combined high academic achievement with significant community involvement. Applicant must be planning to attend a designated first year post secondary institution in BC on a full time basis within the year following their graduation year.
VanCity Student Bursaries
AVAILABLE TO: Graduating Grade 12 students who have demonstrated their leadership abilities, and who require financial support to continue their studies. Applicant must be planning to attend a post secondary institution in Canada on a full time basis.
VANCOUVER CANUCKS FOUNDATION
Larry Ashley Scholarship Program
AVAILABLE TO: Qualified students to pursue studies in the fields of sports medicine or athletic training.
TO APPLY: Please send your mailing address to:
800 Griffiths Way
Vancouver, BC V6G 6G1
Fax: (604) 899-4640
VANCOUVER FOUNDATION ADVANCED ARTS STUDY AWARDS
AVAILABLE TO: Students enrolled in a program of advanced study in music, dance or theatre at a recognized institution or with an established professional within or outside of B.C.
Vancouver Foundation Advanced Arts Study Awards
C/O Vancouver Academy of Music
1270 Chestnut Street
Vancouver, BC V6J 4R9
Telephone: (604) 734-2301
Fax: (604) 731-1920
THE VANCOUVER KOREAN-CANADIAN SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION
AVAILABLE TO: Any Korean-Canadian who is currently enrolled as a full-time student at a post-secondary educational institution (including college, university, graduate school, technical or professional school) is eligible for the VKCSF scholarship.
The Vancouver Korean-Canadian Scholarship Foundation
201B-1194 Lansdowne Dr.
Coquitlam, BC V3E 1J7
Telephone: (604) 591-1915
Fax: (604) 591-9923
VANCOUVER POLICE HISTORICAL SOCIETY: RAYMOND J. CANUEL SCHOLARSHIP/BURSARY ENDOWMENT FUND
AVAILABLE TO: Applicants graduating from secondary school who clearly demonstrate furthering their education with a goal oriented toward a career in the policing field.
Vancouver Police Historical Society and Centennial Museum
240 E. Cordova Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 1L3
AVAILABLE TO: A student enrolled at an accredited high school, college or university in Canada. Age sixteen (16) years or older. Legal resident of Canada or hold a valid student visa. Carry a status of "Good Standing". Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0
MAIL APPLICATIONS TO:
PO Box 275 Succ. Snowdon
Montreal Quebec H3X 3T4
WESTERN CANADIAN WOMEN PILOTS SCHOLARSHIP FUND — West Canada Section Ninety-Nines
AVAILABLE TO: A woman who resides in Western Canada (BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Western Ontario to Thunder Bay, Yukon and Northwest Territories). She must be a person in good standing in the community. She must agree to complete the training or project for which this award is given within the time period of 18 months from the time the funds are awarded. She must also agree to provide progress reports to the Scholarship Award Committee every six months, and a final report on completion of the training or project as described in her application.
200 Scholarship Award Committee
West Canada Section 99s
c/o Joan Lynum
10996 Lawrie Crescent
Delta, BC V4E 1G7
Telephone (604) 596-7360
W.H. "HOWIE" McCLENNAN SCHOLARSHIP
AVAILABLE TO: Sons, daughters or legally adopted children of fire fighters killed in the line of duty planning to attend a university, accredited college or other institutions of higher learning.
W.H. "Howie" McClennan Scholarship
Office of the President
The International Association of Fire Fighters
1750 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006