Awards of up to $2,000 for successful applicants
The Merit Award Bursary Program provides bursaries to senior high school students as an incentive to stay in school, recognizing those who demonstrate a commitment to their schoolwork, extra-curricular activities and communities. The bursaries are granted to students who attend one of the participating schools. All full-time Grade 11 and 12 students are eligible to apply for the Merit Award. You could receive an award of $500 if you are returning to high school in the next year, or $750 if you are graduating and pursuing a trade/college/university career. In addition, the most deserving and exceptional candidates across the participating schools, who are pursuing a college/university career will receive an award of $2,000.