The Loran Scholars Foundation
Students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy are encouraged to apply. Applicants are eligible for one of 34 Loran Awards (each valued at $100,000 over four years of undergraduate studies), or one of 104 finalist/provincial awards ($5,000 or $2,000 each, respectively) to promising candidates.
- Be in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in high school.
- Present a minimum cumulative average of 85%.
- Hold Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.
- Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year.
Renewable for up to four years, with a total value of $100,000, each Loran Award includes:
- An annual stipend of $10,000
- A matching tuition waiver from one of 25 partner universities
- Personal mentorship from a Canadian leader
- Access to our network and up to $10,000 in funding for summer work experiences in three different sectors
- An orientation expedition through Algonquin Park
- Annual retreats and scholar gatherings
If you wish to become one of Belmont’s three sponsored applicants, please use the nomination form below. This application for sponsorship is due by Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 to Ms. Hoskins (firstname.lastname@example.org). We will select our three sponsored applicants and notify them by Friday, October 2. Sponsored applicants will then need to submit completed applications to directly to the Loran Foundation by October 15.
Students not selected for sponsored application are welcome to apply as direct pool applicants by October 22.
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Deadline for nomination for sponsorship: September 30th, 2020 (Formal Application due - October 15 for nominees and October 22 for direct pool applicants)
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The University of Toronto National Book Award
The University of Toronto National 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. 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. Students nominated for this award are invited to submit an application to the National Scholarship Program.
Eligibility: Recipients must be: Nominated by their secondary school; Canadian secondary school students intending to begin university the following academic year; Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons; Students who demonstrate superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context; Students who excel in academic pursuits, demonstrate enthusiasm for intellectual exploration and have a strong involvement in the lives of their schools and communities.
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Deadline for Nomination Form: October 7th, 2020
For the Belmont nomination form - SEE GRAD GOOGLE CLASSROOM 2021
The Horatio Alger Scholarships
These scholarships will be awarded to BC students who are enrolled full-time in their final year of high school, demonstrate critical financial need ($65,000 or less net income per family is required), are involved in co-curricular and community activities and maintain a minimum grade percentage of 65%. Students will demonstrate integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, a commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, a desire to contribute to society, and a good academic record.
Deadline: October 26, 2020
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Ken Michel Memorial Scholarship for Carpentry
This $1000 scholarship is exclusive to Aboriginal students from BC who are interested in studying Carpentry at the post-secondary level. You also must create a Scholar Tree account to access it.
Deadline: October 26, 2020 To Apply - Click Here
Pollard and Perrin Orthodontics
This $500 scholarship involves writing an essay on ways orthodontics can improve a person's life.
a) BC resident
b) planning to attend college/university on a full or part-time basis in September 2021
c) GPA or 2.5 or higher in Grade 12 year
d) Respond to the following question in Essay form: "There are many benefits that patients can derive from orthodontics treatment. In under 1000 words, write an essay that outlines at least 3 ways orthodontics treatment can make a difference in a person's life. *Please ensure to cite your sources in the form of a bibliography (no in-text citations please). Note that your bibliography does not count against the word limit."
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Deadline: October 30, 2020 To Apply - Click Here
UBC Major Entrance Scholarships (The application process opens October 1st)
Students wishing to be considered for a Major Entrance Scholarship must submit their online application by December 1st. This includes paying the admission fee and submitting grade 11 and 12 marks as requested in the application.
Deadline: December 1st To apply for the two Major Entrance Scholarship - Click Here and Here
Soroptimist International of Victoria Westshore
The Westshore Soroptimist International Club will provide three Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women of $1500 each to assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families. In addition, the Give Her Wings Award of $1500 will be available for a woman with no dependents.
Deadline: Applications Accepted July 1 - December 1, 2020
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Burger King Scholars Program
Open to all students in Canada and the US in three categories: general (all students), employees of Burger King, and relatives of employees. Applicants need to demonstrate active volunteering in their communities, in sport, faith groups, clubs, or other organizations.
Deadline: Applications Accepted from October 15th to December 15, yearly To apply - Click Here
TD Scholarships for Community Leadership
Twenty scholarships, valued up to $70,000 each, are offered to students across Canada who are in their final year of high school, have a minimum overall grade of 75% in their most recently completed school year, and have demonstrated outstanding community leadership. Applicants are students who show exceptional initiative, make a meaningful and lasting difference in their community , support change, nurture progress, and contribute to making the world a better place.
Deadline: November 13th Applications are now open. To apply - Click Here