TD Scholarship for Community Leadership
Sponsor: TD Bank Financial Group
Deadline: November 17, 2017
Objective: Unique in Canada, the TD Scholarship for Community Leadership is designed to recognize the achievements of youth who are making a difference and to help them realize their educational goals. After all, today’s community-minded students are tomorrow’s leaders. Have you made your community a better place? Then we want to hear from you.
Number, Value and Duration of Scholarships: Twenty (20) TD Scholarships for Community Leadership are awarded to students in their last year of high school (outside Quebec) or CEGEP (in Quebec) who have demonstrated leadership in improving their community. Each scholarship has a value of up to $70,000 and includes:
- Up to $10,000 for tuition per year (for up to a maximum of four years)
- $7,500 for living expenses per year (for up to a maximum of four years)
Eligibility: TD Scholarships are available to Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are now in their final year of high school (outside of Quebec) or final year of CEGEP (in Quebec) in the 2017/2018 school year.
2018 Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships at Harvard University
Sponsor: Harvard University
Deadline: November 24, 2017
Objective: In establishing the Frank Knox Memorial Fellowship program at Harvard University, Annie Reid Knox sought to honor her late husband and his lifelong commitment to America. According to the wishes of Mrs. Knox, Frank Knox Memorial Fellows are selected on the basis of outstanding academic excellence, strength of character, and potential for leadership in their fields.
Number: Up to three (3) Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships will be awarded to students from Canada for graduate study at Harvard University in the academic year 2018-2019.
Eligibility: Knox Fellowships are open to men and women who:
- are Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada at the time of application and who are normally residing in Canada.
- have completed a first degree or higher degree at a Canadian educational institution which has recognized provincial degree-granting powers, or their affiliates (e.g. university).
- are studying for a first or higher degree and will graduate in the academic year 2017-2018, OR;
- have completed a first or higher degree and graduated no earlier than 2013.
Please note that persons who graduated before 2013 will not be eligible to apply.
2018 Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Endowment Fund for Study in a Second Official Language Award Program Established by the Government of Canada
Sponsor: Department of Canadian Heritage. Award established by the Government of Canada.
Objective: To encourage young Canadians who wish to improve their proficiency in their second official language of Canada (English or French) and wish to pursue studies, on a full-time basis, at a Canadian university which functions in the other official language and in a milieu in which that language predominates.
Number: Up to three (3) awards at the bachelor’s degree level.
Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.