January Scholarships

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 15, 2021

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 15th, 2021

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, 2021

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, 2021