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Scholarship Databases

National Student Loans Service Centre (NSLSC):  is the source for interactive information   and tools designed to help you save, plan and pay for post-secondary education. 




Yconic is Your Student Community, offering free scholarship matching &
 peer-to-peer support for your life as a student. Lists scholarships, bursaries, fellowships,   grants, and other financial awards.Includes discussion groups related to higher education   and to student life.

Scholarships Canada is one of Canada’s largest and most comprehensive databases   for students looking for scholarships, bursaries, grants and student awards. We offer   unique opportunities for students across all schools, levels of study, fields of study,   extracurricular activities and much, much more.


Scholarships Canada







(In no particular order)


Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program


See the flyer and website for more details


Terry Fox Awards


Flyer Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program




 The Loran Award


 Canadian Merit Scholarship for students who present a minimum average of 85% and have contributions to the school and larger community. Please see Mrs. Quick or Mrs. Warner for more details about sponsored applications.





TD Canada Trust Scholarship


For students who demonstrate outstanding community leadership and present a minimum average of 75%


TD Scholarships




House of Commons Page Program


For students who have applied to Carleton or UOttawa before the deadline. Must be bilingual with an 80% average have outstanding involvement in community and school activities and strong leadership qualities


House of Commons Page Program




W. Garfield Weston Merit Awards


For students attending College who are passionate about their field of study and have been involved in school and community activities


The Garfield Weston Foundation



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Justices of the Peace Bursary Program


For students pursuing studies toward a career in law. Applicants must be entering their first year of post secondary study in the Justice Sector. Based on academic excellence and financial need.


OJEN / ROEJ Website

f the Peace Bursary Proges of the Peace Bursary Program 


Storwell Foster Children Bursary
 Storwell offers an annual bursary of  $2000 to support foster children as they pursue their   post-secondary education and to help them as they progress into a new and exciting stage   of their lives. 




RBC Royal Bank Students Leading Change Scholarships


Three different scholarships are offered. Each has separate criteria.  Please check website for specific details.


The RBC Future Launch Scholarship




Schulich Leader Scholarships 


Each school can nominate one student as it’s Schulich Leader.  In order to apply, submit your letter of intent to Guidance. For more information, see Mrs. Quick or Mrs. Warner in Guidance.


Schulich Leader Scolarship




Lanark County Plowmen’s Association 


Students who are a resident of Lanark County and are pursuing a college or university program in the field of agriculture are encouraged to apply for this bursary. Value $250.  Applications are available in Guidance. Deadline for applications is May 1 of each year.




Cliff Bennett Nature Bursary


For graduating students who are pursuing post-secondary studies related to the natural environment and may lead to a career in this field


Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists




Great War Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Bursary


Applications are available in Guidance. Candidates must be applying to a Health Science Program at college or university (Nursing, Lab Tech, etc.). Deadline is April 30 of each year




Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital Bursary


Candidates must be applying to a Health Science Program at college or university (Nursing, Lab Tech, etc.)




Learning Matters Bursary


Applicants must demonstrate financial need, community involvement, academic excellence, and have a career objective that will make a positive contribution in Canadian society.


CST Canadian Scholarship Trust Plan




Perth Civitan Blood Donor Bursary


Candidates must have attended a blood donor clinic and write a 500 word essay “Why I Chose to Donate Blood”. Deadline is May 1 of each year. Applications are available in Guidance




Royal Canadian Legion Perth Branch 244


Royal Canadian Legion Smith Falls Branch 95



Candidates must be attending college or university in the fall and have a parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent as a member of the Legion

Students will be considered on financial need,

academic effort and performance and a

ppraisal of their work ethic, determination, and leadership

Applications are available in Guidance




Burger King Scholarships


For students with overall average, work experience, extracurricular activities and/or community service


Burger King Scholarships




Retail as a Career Scholarship Program


Candidates must be pursuing post-secondary studies in retail or business & currently working part-time in the retail industry


RCC - Retail Council of Canada




Program Ontario Parks Assocication 

For those graduates who are interested in Environmental Studies





Canadian Scholarship Trust Foundation
(now partnered with myBlueprint)
Candidates must be accepted to a Post Secondary Education Program at an eligible institution in Canada



Ontario Provincial Police Bursary OPP
Candidates must be seeking full time admission to a university, college or apprenticeship program in Canada
(if you have difficulty viewing this link please contact guidance)





Worker’s Health and Safety Centre Scholarships


Candidates must be attending College or University in the fall


Worker’s Health and Safety Centre




Sens Foundation Scholarship Program


This scholarship is for students who have applied to Algonquin College for Fall, have strong academic achievement, community involvement, participation in sport and can demonstrate strong teamwork skills, and a passion for the Algonquin College, field of study. Applications are due to Guidance by Monday March 31st.




OFSAA Scholarship Programs


With the support of several organizations, OFSAA is proud to assist hardworking student-athletes finance their post-secondary education through our various scholarship programs. Our scholarships recognize student-athletes moving on to post-secondary education in Canada, who are successful academically, involved in their school and community, demonstrate leadership qualities, and have a financial need.


OFSAA Education Through School Sport





Applications Available in Guidance in the Spring


Perth Civitan Blood Donor Bursary




Perth Blue Wings Alumni Bursary


Smiths Falls Civitan Bursary


Perth and District Community Foundation Ken Gray Scholarship for Community Involvement


Perth and District Community Foundation Ken Gray Scholarship for SHSM students


St. Lawrence College Board of Governors Scholarship


McIntosh Perry Engineering Scholarship


Bell-Meier Bursary for Out-of-Province Studies


Tay Valley History ScholarshiP