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There are a number of awards available through agencies external to Mohawk College. These awards are listed below with links to the appropriate web sites from which you can learn more about the award and apply. This site also links you to several external award search engines to start you on your own search.

Search Mohawk College issued awards by utilizing the Awards Search (opens new window) to review what awards are available and the criteria used for eligibility and determination of funding.

Disclaimer: Mohawk College does not promote scholarship opportunities being offered by private individuals and/or corporations. The information on this website is provided for the convenience of students only. While every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy and completeness, Mohawk College accepts no liability for any inaccuracies or omissions in the information provided and no responsibility for the content of the linked, non-Mohawk College websites. Students should independently confirm competition details and closing dates by consulting the relevant websites directly.



Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education & Training Awards for Women Provides bursaries to women who are working to better their lives through additional schooling and skills training.

The application closed on November 15, 2020
Fill out a Chaney-Ensign Bursary

Provides bursaries to post-secondary students (of any subject) who can demonstrate financial need, and who have graduated from a publicly funded secondary school in Hamilton. Undergrad and postgrad students are eligible. 

Application deadlines are October 1 and February 1.

Fill out a Geritol Follies Bursary

Provides performing arts bursaries to talented and promising students who can demonstrate financial need, are students of voice, drama, dance or musical instruments and who have graduated from a publicly funded secondary school in Hamilton or Burlington. Undergrad and postgrad students are eligible.

The application deadline is October 1.

Fill out a David Davis Memorial Bursary Provides bursaries to students who can demonstrate financial need, and who are enrolled in a music program at a college, university or institution in Canada, the United States or abroad. Undergrad and postgrad students are eligible.

CICan Paul and Gerri Charette Bursary Program Application Form

The CICan Paul and Gerri Charette Bursary Program aims to provide financial support to college and institute students that demonstrate financial need and who often face greater challenges and barriers to participate and complete post-secondary education.

Students attending colleges or institutes in rural, remote, or northern areas will be given preference for the ten bursaries of up to $5,000 each.

CPAC Canada scholarships The CPAC Foundation provides scholarships to secondary and post-secondary students who have demonstrated academic excellence and community leadership. Since 2000, the Foundation has given out 224 scholarships and awards with a total value of $278,000.
Soroptimist International Dundas Ancaster Flamborough The Live Your Dream Awards offers three levels of cash awards. Eligible applicants can submit their application between August 1 - November 15. Ultimately, a Live Your Dream Awards finalist has the potential receive up to $16,000 to help offset tuition costs, purchase books, get transportation, or find reliable childcare so she can worry less about how to pay her bills and focus on reaching her dreams.
Ben Sandison Memorial Scholarship

In memory of Ben Sandison, supporting students continuing their education in writing, music or fitness.

Pink Pearl Foundation Pink Pearl Canada is a community-oriented charitable organization that provides support, facilitates connections and empowers young women who are courageously overcoming the social and emotional challenges of being diagnosed with cancer across Canada.
ORIMS Founders Student Bursary Award A. Applicants must be full time students of a College/University located in Southern Ontario.

B. Applicants must be enrolled in a risk management and/or insurance diploma program of a college or university.  Applicants enrolled in the Certificate of Risk Management program will not be considered unless these courses form part of the full-time curriculum.

C. Applicants must have completed or be nearing completion of either mid-term or full- term of the course requirements for the first or second year of the diploma program.

D. Applicants must be Canadian citizens.

E. Applicants must achieve and provide evidence of high academic standing (70% overall average or higher) for the most recent academic year at the post-secondary institution where they are enrolled in a risk management or insurance diploma program as noted in Item B.  Applicants must provide their latest transcript (either mid or full term, as applicable)
The Kin Canada Bursary The Kin Canada bursary was established to promote, encourage and sponsor educational programs and activities, by providing financial assistance in the amount of $1000 to applicants in their quest for higher learning at a recognized post­secondary institution. 
S.M.A.R.T. Scholarship
Single Women in Motherhood Training Program (S.W.I.M) is a non-profit organization that offers hope, support, and guidance to single mothers.

Application submission deadline: March 1, 2021

Selection of recipient: Late September, early October
The Stantec Equity & Diversity Scholarship We believe everyone has a right to education, and we are committed to providing people in historically underrepresented and Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) groups with financial aid.
Electro-Federation Canada The EFC Scholarship program provides post-secondary students who are interested in pursuing a career in the Electrical industry, with funding to support their academics. Deadline- May 31st for applications
Consolidated Credit Canada Scholarship Program A financial education nonprofit designed to help Canadians find relief from credit card debt and achieve long-term stability through financial education.  Deadlines: March 1 to June 30, 2021. Winner announced by 15 July.
Roots Community Services Diversity Scholarship Program  The PCK Diversity Internship Program is designed to give students from the Black, African, Caribbean, and Indigenous communities the opportunity to Recognize current social inequalities &inequities and create programs to promote positive changes.
Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student with a disability.
Lyle Makosky Values and Ethics in Sport Fund Application The True Sport Foundation embraces and promotes the seven True Sport Principles as a means to instilling character in our children, strengthening Canadian communities and increasing our opportunities for excellence.