January Scholarships

Canadian Women in Municipal Government Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Website: https://www.fcm.ca/home/awards/canadian-women-in-municipal-government-scholarship.htm

Information: The scholarship is open to young women students who made significant contributions to their school’s leadership teams or student councils.

Due date: January 10th, 2020


STEAM Horizon Awards

Amount: $25,000

Website: steamhorizonawards.ca

Information:  Requirements include Canadian citizenship or a permanent resident of Canada, be 16 to 18 years of age, have been recognized for accomplishments in a formal capacity (e.g.,  winner or participant of a science fair or owner of a patented invention) or in a less formal capacity (e.g. founding a coding club or creating an interactive art installation), maintain an academic average of 85% or higher, be preparing to enroll in first year of post-secondary education in a STEAM  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) field.

Due date: January 15th, 2020


Peter Kohler Scholarship

Amount: $50,000 (over 4 years)

Website: http://cfns-fcne.ca/en/peterkohlerscholarship

Information:  Going into an Engineering program in an Atlantic Canadian university.

Due date: January 15th, 2020


EnergyRates.ca Scholarship

Amount: $500

Website: http://energyrates.ca/energyrates-ca-scholarship/

Information: Write an essay with the following prompt: “You can talk about anything you want—green energy, oil politics, the continued use of nuclear power, your personal ideas and innovations—so long as it’s about energy in the world of tomorrow. What do you think people will be reading about in the news in a few years?”

Due date: January 31st, 2020


Ted Rogers Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Website: https://scholarships.bgccan.com/

Information:  Applicants must be a current or former Boys and Girls Club member for at least 1 year and entering their first year of post secondary academic studies (part time or full time) in Canada in September 2020. The program they are studying must take at least 1 year to complete. 

Due date: January 31st, 2020


Debut Atlantic Award for Musical Excellence

Amount: $1,000 and opportunity to perform as a Special Guest at a Debut Atlantic concert

Website:  http://www.debutatlantic.ca/apply/award-how-to-apply

Information:   The award recognizes a talented high school student who is committed to the serious study of music. Applicants must be permanent residents of Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, or Prince Edward Island and be currently attending high school.

Due date: January 31, 2020