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External Awards

External scholarships and bursaries are facilitated through the Alumni & Development office.

There are a number of awards available through agencies external to St. Lawrence College. We have listed some of these below with links to the appropriate websites from which you can learn more about the award and information on how to apply. We have also included links to external award search engines.

Disclaimer: The information on this website is provided for the convenience of students only. While every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy and completeness, St. Lawrence College accepts no liability for any inaccuracies or omissions in the information provided and no responsibility for the content of the linked, non-St. Lawrence College websites. Students should independently confirm competition details and closing dates by consulting the relevant websites directly.

  • Criteria: Dependents of OPSEU/SEFPO members. Check website for more information on each scholarship.
  • Deadline: Varies
  • Value: Varies
  • Website: https://opseu.org/scholarships/

Criteria:

  • You self-identify as a young woman, facing any type of cancer between the ages of 18-40 and are still between the ages of 18-40. You live in Canada. *If you’re in remission/have overcome your cancer journey, you must have been diagnosed/still been between 18-40 to apply.
  • You are attending a Canadian post-secondary institution as a full/part-time student as of September 2022)
  • You have been/are involved in extracurricular activities
  • You have a minimum grade average of 65% or higher in your last year of study

 

Value: $1,000.00

Deadline to Apply: March 1, 2023

https://pinkpearlcanada.org/scholarship/

Criteria:

  • Canadian Citizen (or permanent resident).
  • Enrolled (or enrolling) as a full-time student in an accredited college/university within a Canadian province, for completion of an undergraduate degree in Logistics or equivalent field.
  • Limit of one (1) entry per contestant.
  • Employees and professional affiliates of Allied Van Lines (and their immediate families) are not eligible.

 

How to Apply:

Submit a brief essay of between roughly 400 and 800 words, detailing why logistics/supply chain management is important within your college major of choice. A personalized tone, referencing your firsthand experience and sentiment, is best—no need to be too formal. We’d like to know why you truly believe in logistics as the best career path for you.

 

Value: $1,000 per winner (maximum 4 winners)

Deadline: December 15, 2022

Link: https://www.alliedvanlines.ca/scholarship

Criteria: It will be awarded to a student (Canadian or International), that is enrolling in a post-secondary institution in Canada studying sustainable agriculture and food systems, and who possesses the character and qualities exemplified by Lourdes Llamzon: dedication to family and community, athletic commitment, high academic achievement, and a passion for sustainable and ethical agriculture. The scholarship may be renewable annually for up to 4 years if the applicant is a full-time student and maintains a post-secondary grade point average of 74%. Financial need of the recipient will also be considered.

How to Apply: West Vancouver Foundation website (link below)

Value:  $1,000

Deadline: Mar 10, 2023

Link: https://westvanfoundation.ca/grants-awards/scholarships/

Criteria:

For Canadian youth between 15-29 years old

Enrolled part-time in school or not in school at all

A Canadian Citizen or Permanent resident

Not working at RBC or a dependent of someone working at RBC

Value: $1,500

Deadline: November 30, 2022

Link: RBC Future Launch Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Applicant must have been a foster child with an official Canadian or American foster care program and agrees to having the above organization verify the same.
  • Will be enrolled as a full-time student at a recognized general/ vocational College or post-secondary institution in Canada or USA as of Sept 2021.
  • Canadian or American Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Applicant must be 24 years of age or less at the time of application
  • Winner agrees to having his/her name, photo and post-secondary institution displayed on the Storwell website.

Value: $2,000.00

Deadline to Apply: Ongoing - September 1st every year

https://www.storwell.com/bursary-application 

For additional external bursary and scholarship opportunities please visit:

External awards submission process:

If you are an organization looking to send a scholarship or bursary for a St. Lawrence College student, please note that payment can be made by EFT, credit card over the phone, or by cheque to the following address:

St. Lawrence College
Attn: Alumni and Development Office
100 Portsmouth Avenue
Kingston, ON K7L 5A6

If you are providing the scholarship via EFT, please contact the Alumni and Development Office at development@sl.on.ca for the appropriate form.

Once we receive the funds, we will post the funds directly to the student’s tuition account under the name of your award title.

Please note that bursary funds must be reported by the student when filing a personal income tax filing, therefore a T4A will be issued at the end of the tax year from St. Lawrence College to the student (unless specified that the T4A it is being produced by the issuer of the bursary).

Note for students:

If you have a scholarship/bursary cheque from an external organization that is made out to St. Lawrence College, please send the cheque to the address above and ensure your student number and name are included.

Students who are OSAP recipients must report all monetary awards, scholarships, or bursaries received. If you are in receipt of OSAP this academic year, please contact your OSAP office immediately to have your application updated if you are the recipient of a bursary.