2018 SELF NOMINATING GRADUATION AWARDS
2018 Self Nominating Graduation Awards – Students can now nominate themselves for the following awards: Education Award, Frederick Ozanam Award, Health Science/Social Service Award, Notre Dame Christian English Award, Notre Dame Science Award, Notre Dame Physical Education Award, Notre Dame Spirit Award, and The Post Notre Dame Student Award. Please ensure that your resume is completed in myblueprint in order for you to be considered for these awards. The due date for these awards is May 1st, 2018. For more details and a list of the descriptions for each award see the link. 2018 Self Nominating Graduation Award Consideration Form
Rotary Club of Burlington-Lakeshore – 4 Athletic Awards of $3500 each. Awards open to local high school students to provide assistance with training as they progress in their sport. For more details see brochure. If interested complete the following application. The deadline for this scholarship is May 31st, 2018.
2018 Rotary Club Scholarships – The Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore Charitable Foundation is once again is once again providing educational awards to deserving students who wish to pursue post-secondary education. 10 awards of $3500 each are being given out by the foundation this year. Make sure you stop by Student Services for more details. The deadline for this years scholarships is May 10th, 2018.
2018 Schulich Leader – Are you are Schulich leader? Are you graduating high school this year, entering a STEM program at one of the Schulich partner universities (not medical practitioner). Do you meet at least 2 of the following criteria: financial need, excellence in academics, excellent leadership skills? If so, submit your resume to Student Services by January 15, 2018. Also, speak to one of your STEM teachers to get a teacher nomination. Notre Dame can select one nominee. Visit http://www.schulichleaders.com/application for details.
2017 Coats for Kids Scholarship (sponsored by Donnell Insurance) – $1000 for a student at a qualifying school. School criteria: to collect a minimum of 50 new or gently used coats (any size, must be clean and in good condition) between November 30 and December 15, 2017.
Recipient criteria – achieve at least B average in graduating year, must be attending College, University or trade school in September 2018, contributed to the well being of other students and the school, completed the 40 hours of community service, have not received any other scholarships or bursaries .
If interested in applying, please submit a resume with cover letter indicating the scholarship you are applying for to Mrs. Little-Velianou in Student Services by Wednesday, November 15, 2107.
The Scholarship Report – search hundreds of province-wide and country-wide scholarships. The report is exclusively available to our students in PDF form and will be sent every second month using Remind. Please see your counsellor for a copy if you do not subscribe to Remind.
Students should continue to check this website, visit student services, and check their remind notifications for updates. Entrance scholarships are based on academic achievement and are given out automatically upon program entrance for most universities and colleges.
Scholarships/Awards – are generally based on grades, community involvement/services, leadership, innovation, or athletics
Bursaries/Grants – are generally based on financial need
Research other scholarships offered by the university or college that you are applying to. Check out eINFO for other opportunities. Ask your parent/guardian if their employment offers any awards, scholarships, or bursaries.
Other websites that you can use to help you in your search: