A laptop for every high school student

Featured in Perspective Waterloo Region 2016, issued in The Globe and Mail (Thursday, October 27, 2016). In a classroom at Southwood Secondary School in Cambridge, Ontario, Jane Gingerich delivered her lesson on the theory of the dominant seventh chord to a class of one. The laptop’s blinking green eye stared unerringly back at her. Uploading […]

Elmira & District Horticultural Society

Application Deadline: TDB Amount: $500 Website: Elmira and District Horticultural Society Scholarship Fund A complete application consists of the following elements: A fully completed and signed application form Basic contact details, including mailing address, phone number and e-mail address A transcript of your academic record to date A copy of your most recent report card […]

NRSI Environmental Initiative Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2018 Amount:$1000.00 Sponsorship information and application form: NRSI Environmental Initiative Scholarship Application Form Description of award The NRSI Environmental Initiative Scholarship offers one $1000.00 award to a student in the Waterloo Region District School Board or Waterloo District Catholic School Board who has displayed academic commitment during his/her years of secondary school and […]

Kitchener Sports Association Scholarship Program

Deadline: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 5:00 pm (no exceptions) Amount: $1,500 (one time award) Scholarships Available: 10 Kitchener Sports Association Scholarship Poster 2020 (Revised) Sponsor Information Kitchener Sports Association – Scholarship Program c/o MTE Consultants Inc. 520 Bingemans Centre Dr., Kitchener, Ont., N2B 3X9 Attention: Committee Chair Inquiries or additional information: Email: lerindac@yahoo.ca or rfedy@mte85.com […]

Kinsmen Club of Kitchener-Waterloo Community Scholarship

Deadline: May 29 Application Form: Kinsmen Club of K-W Application Form Website: www.kinclubs.ca Sponsor Information K-W Kinsmen Club 99 Ottawa Street South Kitchener, ON N2G 3S8 Canadian Headquarters Kinsmen & Kinette Clubs of Canada 1920 Hal Rogers Drive PO Box KIN Cambridge, ON N3H 5C6 Toll Free Phone: 1-800-742-5546 Fax: 1-519-650-1091 Email: kinhq@kinclubs.ca Description of […]

James W. Connor Latin Award

Deadline: June 15 Amount: $350 US Application Form: James W. Connor Latin Award Application Form Sponsor Information Mr. Phillip Wiegand, Director The Wiegand Memorial Foundation Inc. 66 Collier Street, Unit C Toronto ON M4W 1L9 Description of the Award The James W. Connor Latin Prize is awarded for high standing in Latin in the highest grade […]

Dennis Daub Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2013 Amount: $1500 Application form: Dennis Daub Scholarship Application Sponsor Information: Education Credit Union Education Centre Branch 6-51 Ardelt Ave Kitchener, ON N2C 2S9 www.ecusolutions.com Description of the Award: Dennis Daub was CEO of the Education Credit Union (ECU) for 31 years. He officially retired in 2011. ECU is a financial institution […]

Children’s Mental Health Resource Guide

Parents and professionals alike are desperate for resources to help children often described as “behavioural” in many settings; home, school and community. Parents for Children’s Mental Health (PCMH) in Waterloo Region has, with community support, assembled a Resource Guide aimed at helping parents navigate the system and learn advocacy tools to help their child to […]