OSAP, Scholarships & Bursaries

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

OSAP is a financial aid program that can help you pay for college or university. OSAP is open to Ontario residents who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or protected persons. Other eligibility criteria may apply.

For more information about OSAP, visit their website or speak to your Guidance counsellor.

Scholarships / Awards / Bursaries




Admission Scholarships

Given in recognition of outstanding achievement.  May be in the form of certificates, plaques, or money.

A non-repayable grant of money awarded primarily based on financial need, but academic achievement is often considered.

A non-repayable grant of money awarded to a student to help finance further education.  Most are based on merit (i.e. academic achievement to athletics).

A scholarship or award given to a student entering their first year at post-secondary institution.


CFUW/Kanata Scholarship Trust is offering a $1,000 scholarship to one female student graduating from your high school this year who will be going to university or a provincially- accredited college. To be considered for this scholarship, you must submit an application to the CFUW/Kanata Scholarship Trust Awards Committee no later than May 14th, 2021.

Weston Family Scholarship - for students entering a program in the skilled trades at Algonquin College.


Looking for more scholarships?

  • military background (for Legion Scholarship)
  • union membership (for National Union of Public and General Employees scholarships)
  • family income (for scholarships for financial need)
  • possible scholarships at their workplace (eg. for teachers/ RCMP/Ottawa Hydro)


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