Scholarships

LDAWE Scholarship

The Learning Disabilities Association of Windsor-Essex offers a $500 scholarship award recognizing an Ontario high school student who has a documented learning disability who will be attending post-secondary during the 2019-2020 year. The student must be pursuing a diploma or degree at St. Clair College (Windsor campus) or the University of Windsor.

The applicant must attend an Approved School on a full-time basis (as defined by the school) in the following school year and must be enrolled in a course of study leading to a first degree/diploma

A presentation must be submitted by the applicant that demonstrates the following: 1. Your understanding of your learning disability 2. Strategies and accommodations that you use to ensure your success. 3. How self-advocacy has contributed to your personal success.

To apply please complete the application and submit to the attention of Mary-Ann Fuduric, Executive Director by Friday, April 26, 2019. Please note that our office is closed on Fridays, if you are hand-delivering the application, please submit Thursday, April 25, 2019 before 4pm.

Roy Cooper Memorial Scholarship

The Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario offers a $1,000 scholarship award in memory of Roy V. Cooper, who volunteered for over 30 years as a board member of his local chapter in Ottawa, as a board member of LDAO and LDAC, and as a mentor to individuals with LD and/or their families in the areas of self-advocacy and assistive technology.

This scholarship recognizes an Ontario high school student who has a documented Learning Disability and who will be attending a postsecondary institution during the 2019-2020 academic year. The student must be pursuing a bachelor of engineering or a bachelor of science in a physical sciences discipline (please note: physical sciences do not include social sciences or technology majors).

To apply please complete the application and submit to the attention of Mary-Ann Fuduric, Executive Director by Friday, June 14, 2019.

DCCI Scholarship for Canadian Students with Disabilities

Disability Credit Canada is committed to helping young disabled Canadians achieve their goals in higher education or vocational training towards employment.

The annual scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to a Canadian high school student with a documented disability who is pursuing post-secondary education in the field of study in health care, criminal justice or community & social services at an accredited Canadian institution for the upcoming academic year 2019/2020.The annual scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to a Canadian high school student with a documented disability, who is pursuing post-secondary education in the field of study in health care, criminal justice or community & social services at an accredited Canadian institution for the upcoming academic year 2019/2020

For more information: https://disabilitycreditcanada.com/dcci-scholarship-for-canadian-students-with-disabilities/