Award Programs

Awards are given to students that achieve the highest grade average in each subject for all Academic, Applied and Locally Developed courses. In addition to these awards, students who are graduating can apply for the following awards. Please note that many of the posted dates may change slightly from year to year. For additional information, students can contact the Guidance Department. You can also access the awards information in PDF format. (PDF, 43 kB)

Applications Due Before Graduation



Due Date

Canadian Merit Scholarship

Foundation - Loran Award

University only, grades and additional criteria

Deadline to Guidance Oct 3, 2012

October 3

Horatio Alger

Ontario Scholarship Program

College & University, additional criteria

October 30

Canada Trust - TD


College & University, additional criteria required

October 31

Father Ted Colleton


College & University, essay required

November 30

Violet Richardson Award /

Soroptimist for Volunteering

Females only, essay required

December 15

Fireside Bible Publishers

College & University, essay required
See the Religion Department

December 19

Schulich Leader Scholarship

University only. One student chosen & additional criteria required. Must submit application to Guidance before Dec 19th

December 19

BK (Burger King) Scholars

College & University

January 10

Toyota Earth Day Scholarship

College & University, evidence of environmental activity or leadership

January 31

Hal Rogers Endowment


College & University

February 1

J.V. Findlay Scholarship

Student attending post secondary in Ontario

Download application at

February 1

Terry Fox Humanitarian


College & University, additional criteria required

February 1

Miller Thomson

College & University, additional criteria required

March 1

Garfield Weston

College only

March 29

Tom Tittel Memorial Award

College & University, Post secondary applicants in the social services (child care, teacher, social worker)

See Guidance

March 31

OFSAA Alumni Scholarship

Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni

Brian Maxwell Memorial

OFSAA Alumni (Rotating Regions)

College & University, male & female athletes going into post secondary

April 1

Knights of Columbus Bursary

College & University, family connection to the Knights organization is required

See Guidance

April 12

Colonel Douglas Gunter

History Award

College & University, $1,000 awards

Original work in Art, Web Design or Video

April 15

CAW Scholarships

College & University, essay required

April 15

Whipper "Billy" Watson


College only, students with physical disabilities

April 27

Aird Scholarship

College only, students with physical disabilities

April 29

Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) Bursary

College & University, post secondary applicants who are members of the OHF

April 29

Kiwanis Club

College & University, two awards of $1,000

Academic - post secondary applicant

Music - post secondary applicant

See Guidance

May 15

4 -H Agricultural Bursary

College & University, students entering Agricultural College or University of Guelph/Agriculture

May 28

Harry Jerome Scholarship

College & University, financial need, Afro Canadian heritage

May 30

Maurice Izzard Award

College & University, students with physical disabilities

May 30

Stacey Levitt Scholarship for


College & University, athletic involvement & participation

May 31

Conservation Foundation

McCulloch Scholarship

College & University, post secondary studies in Biology or Environmental Field, must be nominated
See Guidance

June 1

R. L. Beck Bursary

College & University, post secondary studies in Chemistry, Biological Sciences & studies related to water. Offered alternate years. Check with Guidance

June 1

OTIP/RAEO Academic


College & University, dependent of someone insured through OTIP, entering first year

June 15

Canadian Golf Foundation

College & University, references from Golfing community

June 30

National Union Scholarships

College & University, essay required, for students whose parents are members of OPSEU or CUBGW Unions

June 30

Ontario Hostelry Institute

College & University, entry into Hospitality programs

June 30

Applications Due After Graduation

Royal Canadian Legion


College & University, children & grandchildren of Legion members and / or war veterans

See Guidance

June 30

Enbridge Consumers Gas

College only, entrance into gas technician program

See Guidance

August 15

Johnson Scholarships

College & University, members, employees & dependents of Johnson Incorporated

August 31

CAW Bursary

College & University, financial need

September 1

Frank Marek Earth Day Scholarship

Open to Grade 12 students in Ontario, essay required

September 10

RBC Royal Bank Financial

Lifeskills Scholarship

College & University, accepted into University or College with 65% or better, application at, applications postmarked no later than May 12

September 15

Shaw Memorial Scholarship

University only, agriculture programs at University of Guelph

September 20

Vari Scholarship

Victoria College U of T

University only, this award is open to students applying to the one-year B.Ed program at University of Toronto, students in fourth year of University can apply

Jan uary 12