Scholarships - school nominated

PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE ARE NOT THE VALEDICTORY SCHOLARSHIPS

These are scholarships that require students to submit the online nominated scholarship request form (SEE LINK AT BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE) by the posted deadline to be considered for nomination.

Scholarships noted below have an in-school Hugh Boyd deadline for students to submit the form. This provides staff time to make a decision, which in turn allows the nominated student time to gather requisite materials to make a formal submission to the scholarship. 

Students interested in nominations are required to review the criteria of each scholarship carefully prior to submitting the online nominated scholarship request form.  Details can be found on the link provided for each scholarship.

LORAN SCHOLARSHIPS PROGRAM DEADLINES 2020/21

OCT 1 /20 – In-School deadline for sponsorship request forms to be submitted electronically.

Deadlines for application to be received by Loran:

-Sponsored Nomination Deadline:  OCT 15/20

-Direct Pool Deadline:  OCT 22/20 5pm Pacific time

Loran Awards - Open to students applying to a university program.  Up to 36 available and valued at $100,000 over four years. Each award includes an annual stipend of $10,000, a matching tuition waiver, access to funding and internships through their summer program, invitations to annual gatherings and forums and mentorship opportunities. Additional one-time Finalist and Provincial awards are also available.  

Instructions for Applicants:

-Review the information carefully at:  loranscholar.ca/becoming-a-scholar.  

-The application is entirely online:  apply.loranscholar.ca

-As part of the online application process students must indicate if they are seeking sponsorship from their school. Each high school may sponsor up to 3 candidates.  Note:  If you do not receive sponsorship from your school, your application will automatically be considered in the direct pool.

-You will need to request a reference from a teacher, community member, or someone else who is familiar with your activities.  Note: The letter and sponsorship confirmation must be complete and submitted to Loaran by the application deadline. They can only be completed after you have finished your section of the application.  Make sure that your reference writer and sponsor are given ample time to complete their portions of the application before the deadline.  It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure all elements of the application are submitted on time. 

Tues Oct 6/20 (noon) – The University of Toronto National Book Award In-School Nomination Deadline

Please fill-in the Hugh Boyd online Scholarship request form to be considered for this nomination.

Book Award Program recognizes and rewards the very best Canadian secondary school students, regardless of which university those students choose to attend. These are students who demonstrate superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context. They excel in academic pursuits, demonstrate enthusiasm for intellectual exploration and have a strong involvement in the lives of their schools and communities. It is not necessary that the student intend to apply for admission to the University of Toronto. Students must be a Canadian secondary school student intending to begin university the following year and be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected persons. Award recipients receive a National Book Award recognizing their achievements, and as a symbol of their academic potential. It is a non-monetary award. The book will be presented to the student at their secondary school graduation ceremony at the end of the school year. It is not necessary that the student intend to apply for admission to the University of Toronto.

Schools must submit their nomination forms to U of T before Oct 15/20.

​Details, https://www.future.utoronto.ca/content/national-book-award

Students nominated for this award are invited to submit an application to the UofT National Scholarship Program: http://www.future.utoronto.ca/content/national-scholarship-program​. National Scholarship Application Deadline is Oct 22/20.

Wed JAN 13/21 (noon) – Schulich Leader Scholarships In-school Nomination Deadline. 

​Schulich Leader Scholarships are entrance scholarships awarded to high school graduates enrolling in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) programs at one of the 20 Canadian partner universities. In order to become a Schulich Leader and receive the scholarship, you must first be selected/nominated by your high school as the Schulich Leader Nominee. Only one student is selected per school. Awards ~ 25 at $100,000 for engineering ~ 25 at $80,000 for science, technology or mathematics. Eligibility Criteria

• Graduate from high school in the 2020/2021 academic year

• Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident

• Be entrepreneurial-minded and plan to enroll in STEM at one of the partner universities

• Meet at least two of the following criteria:

◦ Academic excellence ◦ Leadership (community, business or entrepreneurial)

◦ Financial need

• Not planning a career as a medical practitioner.

School submits their nominee:   Jan 27/21  

Student Nominee submits application:  Feb 17/21

Details:  https://www.schulichleaders.com/

FAQ:  http://www.schulichleaders.com/frequently-asked-questions

QUEENS UNIVERSITY CHANCELLOR'S SCHOLARSHIP 2020/21  

Details and Deadlines To Be Announced

WESTERN UNIVERSITY AWARDS 2020/21

Details and Deadlines To Be Announced

CMOLIK TCF SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE 2020/21

Details and Deadlines To Be Announced

BC EXCELLENCE AWARD 2020/21

Details and Deadlines To Be Announced

COAST CAPITAL SAVINGS YOUTH EDUCATION STANDING TALL AWARD 2020/21  

Details and Deadlines To Be Announced

HERE IS THE SCHOOL NOMINATED SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION LINK