CHHA 2016 Scholarship Program

The Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA) Scholarship Program is offering 4 scholarships for 2016.

Applicants to the CHHA Scholarship Program must have some form of hearing loss and use spoken/written language as their primary mode of communication (ie: hard of hearing, deafened or oral deaf). Eligible applicants may be first-time or returning post-secondary students at a recognized College or University. Applicants must be entering school in a full-time program for the Fall 2016 academic year, and successful scholarship recipients must provide proof of registration in order to receive their scholarship.

The deadline for submission is March 4, 2016 at 3pm EST.

For more information about CHHA’s scholarships, eligibility requirements or to apply, please visit the website: http://www.chha.ca/chha/scholarships-index.php

AbbVie IBD 2016 Scholarship Program

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada has launched the fifth annual AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program.

Supported by an educational grant from AbbVie, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada will extend ten (10) one-time scholarships of up to $5,000 to students living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis who are entering into or currently attending a post-secondary educational institution for the Fall semester of 2016. The AbbVie IBD Scholarship is a competitive bursary.

Application deadline is June 1, 2016.

For more information, or to access the online application, please visit www.ibdscholarship.ca

Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship

The Gaulin Foundation is pleased to announce that it is once again accepting applications for the $1,000 Sarah Gaulin Memorial Scholarship – a national scholarship that promotes the resilience of individuals with mental illness pursuing post-secondary education.

Students must be registered in a post-secondary institution and provide documented proof of their mental illness. The scholarship will be awarded to outstanding applicants who meet the criteria of the program.

Deadline for applications is April 1, 2016.

Details about the scholarship can be found at www.gaulinfoundation.org