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scholarships & grants

Charolais Youth Scholarship
Scholarships available to post-secondary students enrolled in a field that will enhance agriculture. Applicants must be Canadian citizen. 

Contact Information:
 Canadian Charolais Association
2320 - 41 Avenue NE
Calgary, Alberta
T2E 6W8
Phone: (403) 250-9242
Fax: (403) 291-9324
Email: jbeck@charolais.com
Website: www.charolais.com/youth.htm

Deadline October 1

Earth Day Canada Scholarship

The Toyota Earth Day Scholarship Program encourages and rewards graduating Canadian high school students who have distinguished themselves through environmental community service, extracurricular and volunteer activities, and academic excellence.
Application form on the website.

Value:  $5000.00
to be applied directly towards tuition, books, room and board (where applicable) or other educational expenses for the first year of post-secondary full-time studies in Canada.

Contact Information:

Toyota Earth Day Canada Scholarship
111 Peter Street
Suite 503
Toronto, Ontario
M5V 2H1

Deadline: January/February

Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund

An Award valued up to $3000.00 available to students attending a full time post-secondary degree program in the field of wildlife and conservation at a recognized Canadian institution. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants with the intent of working in Canada, and have a financial need. Application deadline is May 25.
Value: Up to $3000
Contact Information:
Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund
c/o Secretary
 Canadian Wildlife Federation
350 Michael Cowpland Drive
Kanata, Ontario K2M 2W1
Phone: (613) 599-9594
Fax: (613) 271-9591
Email: jand@cwf-fcf.org
Website: www.cwf-fcf.org

Deadline May 25

Solid Waste Association of North America
A number of awards valued at $500.00 available for students studying disciplines related to solid waste management and environmental protection. Academic performance and involvement in school and community activities are considered. Note that this scholarship is only available to students at post secondary institutions in British Colombia.

Value:  $500.00

Contact Information:
SWANA Scholarship
C/o GVRD Policy and Planning Department
4330 Kingsway
Burnaby, BC V5H 4G4
Phone: (604) 436-6810
Fax: (604) 436-6811
E-mail: Mike.Stringer@gvrd.bc.ca

Deadline October 15