Are you looking for a way to help fund your education? Scholarships are a great way to help ease some of your financial burdens, and if you’re a Black student, there are plenty of scholarships out there designed to help you! We are pleased to call for applications for our annual Congress of Black Women of Canada – Oshawa/Whitby Chapter and Surrounding Areas “Leave a Legacy Scholarship” valued at a minimum of $500.00.
Apply for our Leave a Legacy scholarship today, no matter your financial or academic situation.
You are eligible to apply if:
You are a Grade 12 student from the Oshawa/Whitby and Surrounding Areas,
self-identify as Black and pursuing full-time post-secondary studies in
the Fall semester of the upcoming academic year.
Applicants MUST meet the following criteria:
Student must reside in Oshawa, Whitby and Surrounding Areas
Is in need of financial assistance
Can demonstrate community assistance
Completed application form
Proof of first year registration or acceptance letter into a trades/academic program
A letter of not more than 250 words that will outline your suitability for the “Leave a Legacy Scholarship,” and community involvement (if applicable)
One letter of reference from a teacher, professor or community leader