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Scholarship/Bursary Information


An informative manual about applying for scholarships.


Information related to a vast array of scholarship opportunities.


Information related to a vast array of Canadian scholarship opportunities.

Information related to a vast array of Canadian scholarship opportunities.

 Information about scholarships available from the Durham District School Board.

AMMSA is an Aboriginal communications society dedicated to serving the needs of Aboriginal people throughout Canada. Windspeaker (AMMSA's newspaper) and AMMSA maintain an extensive list of scholarships and bursaries available to Aboriginal students. If you are a First Nations (status and non-status), Métis, or Inuit student in Canada, there are a variety of available funding sources to help offset the financial burden of receiving an education.

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada Aboriginal Bursa​ries 

​​​​​​​​The Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool is a searchable list of more than 750 bursaries, scholarships and incentives across Canada, offered by governments, universities and colleges, private and public companies, individual Canadians, organizations and others. The majority of bursaries on this list target Aboriginal students but could vary by group such as First Nation, Métis or Inuit. Also, some bursaries are specific to a region, place of residence, a school, or a field of study.

Black Foundation of Community Networks (BFCN)

BFCN provides a detailed and accessible compilation of 45+ available scholarships for youth pursuing post-secondary education at the undergraduate level. Click on their Scholarship Directory for a comprehensive list.

Durham Black Educators' Network (DBEN)

Enhancing the engagement, empowerment, of our youth, parents, staff, and community members.
​Supporting our well-being and pursuit of excellence, while interrupting damaging narratives about black youth and black culture

Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals Ontario Education Foundation

The scholarships offered by the FCCP are listed according to the universities that administer them. The FCCP also offers interest-free student loans .

Indspire: Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards

Indspire is an Indigenous-led registered charity that invests in the education of Indigenous people for the long term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.

Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Athletic Financial Awards (Scholarships)

Universities in Ontario may offer Athletic Scholarships; this site offers more information about such awards. 

National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS)

NEADS portal to awards and scholarships for students with disabilities studying at Canada's colleges and universities
NEADS Financial Aid Directory
NEADS High School Transition Funding and Scholarship Programs
NEADS National Student Awards Program

Financial Aid Information

OSAP - Ontario Student Assistance Program

To assist students who are in need of financial assistance in order to pursue post-secondary education.

Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities 

Links to various other sources for students seeking financial assistance for education.

Canada Student Loans Program

Information related to loan programs in Canada for post-secondary education and links to financial planners.

CanLearn Financial Planner 

Add up the costs of post-secondary education and develop a financial plan.

Print this worksheet and fill out the expenses section and the income section to see if you have a realistic budget.
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