High School Transition

Funding and Scholarship Programs

Copnick/Hilliard Scholarship Fund

The Copnick/Hilliard Scholarship offers $1,000 for a physically disabled student enrolled at the post-secondary level in Canada. The Copnick/ Hilliard Scholarship is granted annually in memory of the late Morton Copnick and Craig Hilliard through a fund endowed by members of their families. The first scholarship was awarded in 1984.

Completed applications must be received in the national office of the Canadian Paraplegic Association no later than August 31. Applications must include transcripts from at least the last two years of study and along with supporting documents or letters of reference. For an application, write to:

Copnick/Hilliard Scholarship Selection Committee
Canadian Paraplegic Association - National Office
1101 Prince of Wales Dr., Suite 230
Ottawa, Ontario, K2C 3Z0
Tel: (613) 723-1033
Web site: www.canparaplegic.org