Now open for applications!
Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada awards scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 once a year through a competitive process. Applications will open Monday January 23, 2023 for the academic year beginning in September, or January 2024. To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be:
- A permanent ward, or were a permanent ward of a Child Welfare Agency for at least 12 months, or are/were eligible for a provincial or territorial extended care program, such as Continued Care and Support for Youth (CCSY), or Voluntary Youth Services Agreement (VYSA)
- Be age 18 or be under the age of 30 when starting of continuing in your program
- Are planning to attend a program at a post-secondary institution either full-time or on a reduced schedule due to an accommodation, for a full academic year starting in September 2023, or January 2024
The deadline to submit your online application is Monday March 13, 2023.
Questions? We have answers in our Most Asked Questions PDF.
Need help? If you have questions about eligibility, the online form and its questions, or the supplementary documents detailed on the application form, please contact [email protected]
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