Financial Aid Directory
AUCC Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
Deadline: The 2006 competition is now closed. (June 23, 2006)
Fields of study: All disciplines are eligible
Type of award: Applicable towards full-time studies of a first undergraduate degree.
- Candidates must be Canadian citizens or have lived in Canada for at least two years as permanent residents.
- Candidates must be diagnosed with a documented permanent disability that is the primary disability for which they are applying.
Number available: Maximum ten
Duration: One year; may be renewed upon re-application.
Eligible institutions: any Canadian degree-granting institution or community college where the applicant is following a degree program under the college-university transfer system.
For more information: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.aucc.ca/scholarships/open/aucc_disabled_e.html
* “A permanent disability is a permanent functional limitation resulting from a physical, sensory or mental health impairment or a learning disability which affects the ability of the student to perform the activities necessary to participate fully in post-secondary learning”.