Scholarships and Bursaries for Continuing Education Students

The Financial Need Assessment Profile for Continuing Education Students (CE-FNAP) for the Summer semester is now available.

By completing the CE-FNAP, students are reviewed for the Institution Funded Special Bursary (IFSB) and available Awards per academic semester.
 

Apply Now - Fill out the Continuing Education Financial Need Assessment Profile
 

Only one application is required per semester to be considered for the following Awards (where funding is available):

Barbara Szpak Spirit Bursary

Award Amount: Varies
Awards Available: Varies
Mandatory Eligibility: Academic Requirements
Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility: Goes above and beyond course curriculum, assisting other students; community involvement.
Meet College academic requirements.
General Application:

Transcript from most recent academic term.
SUPPORT DOCUMENTS: LETTER-200 word essay declaring community involvement and going above and beyond to assist other students.

Faculty: Interdisciplinary Studies
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: OPEN
Year of Study: OPEN

Dianne Smithson Memorial Bursary

Award Amount: $202.50
Awards Available: 2 awards (1 BIEN; 1 Oncology or Mental Health)
Mandatory Eligibility: Academic Requirements
Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility: Community involvement
Academic excellence
General Application: Transcript from most recent academic term.
SUPPORT DOCUMENTS; LETTER - declaring community involvement.
Faculty: Interdisciplinary Studies
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: Bridging for Internationally Educated Nurses (BIEN) 189
Year of Study: OPEN

East Hamilton Stoney Creek Health Association Bursary

Award Amount: $500.00
Awards Available: 2 awards
Mandatory Eligibility: Academic Requirements
Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility: Student must be registered in a Mohawk College Continuing Education Health Sciences course.
Preference given to residents in East Hamilton (Kenilworth east to Grimsby).
Academic excellence
General Application: Transcript from most recent academic term.
Faculty: Interdisciplinary Studies
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: OPEN
Year of Study: OPEN

MCACES Mohawk College Association of CE Students Bursary

Award Amount: Varies
Awards Available: Varies
Mandatory Eligibility: Academic Requirements
Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility: Working towards a Diploma or Certificate
General Application: Transcript from most recent academic term.
SUPPORT DOCUMENTS; LETTER - 200 word essay outlining their work towards obtaining a diploma or certificate
Faculty: OPEN
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: OPEN
Year of Study: OPEN

McDermott Bursary

Award Amount: Varies
Awards Available: Varies
Mandatory Eligibility: Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility: Meet college academic requirements.
General Application: Transcript from most recent academic term.
Faculty: OPEN
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: OPEN
Year of Study: OPEN

Sharon Charters Alumni of Distinction Award

Award Amount: $500
Awards Available: 1 award
Mandatory Eligibility: Academic Requirements
Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility:  
General Application: Transcript from most recent academic term.
Faculty: Community & Urban Studies
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: Social Service Worker (215)
Year of Study: OPEN

Support Staff Memorial Bursary

Award Amount: $133.00
Awards Available: 1 award
Mandatory Eligibility: Academic Requirements
Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person
Ontario Resident living 12 consecutive months prior to start
Financial Need (per OSAP eligibility guidelines)
Award Eligibility: Preference given to a support staff person that is upgrading their education.
Meet college academic requirements.
General Application: Transcript from most recent academic term.
SUPPORT DOCUMENTS;LETTER-declaring support staff status and in pursuit of upgrading their education.
Faculty: Interdisciplinary Studies
School: Continuing & Distance Education/Online Learning
Program: OPEN
Year of Study: OPEN

You will be required to upload a letter in your application that:

  • Details your situation
  • Indicates why you are requesting assistance
  • Describes your community or volunteer involvement, and 
  • Shares your educational goals 

This letter will assist in the review for your awards. Failure to provide this information within the stated timeline may result your application not being reviewed.

Students will be notified to their MyMohawk email of their application status.
Please remember to check your MyMohawk email regularly.