GDHS Internal & External Awards

THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR ALL INTERNAL/EXTERNAL AWARDS IS THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2023

Instructions on how to apply for Commencement Awards

Grade 12 students are strongly encouraged to investigate potential scholarships, bursaries and graduate awards.  Whether it's through a parent's employer or through a parent's union as well as through the sites listed on the TVDSB Awards, Bursaries, and Scholarships Page, there are many awards to be given. 

GDHS has Internal and External Awards that students can self-nominate for.  Please see the awards list and criteria below as well as information on how to apply.

GDHS Internal Awards
GDHS External Awards
Click here for a link to the Thames Valley Education Foundation - Student Award and Scholarship Directory website.

 

NEW, ADDED OR EXTRA AWARD OPPORTUNITIES (PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO DEADLINES)

The Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Command Charitable Foundation & Royal Canadian Legion Ladies' Auxiliary Ontario Command Bursary ($1000) ***THE DEADLINE TO APPLY IS MARCH 31, 2023.

Larry McGrath International Silver Stick Scholarship - This application is intended for Canadian and American Students who are in their final year of high school and will be attending their first year of post-secondary education.  For the 2021-2022 Hockey Season we will be awarding three (3) American and three (3) Canadians awarded a Scholarship of $2000 each.  Applications are reviewed and recommendations are made by the Scholarship Committee each spring and then approved and announced at the International Silver Stick Annual Meeting in June each year.  APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 15, 2023.

Bruce B. Foster Memorial Award ($2000) Sponsored by the Chatham District Masons, this Bursary is open to any financially challenged student graduating from high school who will be attending college or university.  ***THE DEADLINE TO APPLY IS MAY 18, 2023.

***Any grade 12 graduating students who have financial need and plan to attend either college or university next year should apply for this Bursary.  You should contact Mr. Taylor at:  christopher.taylor@tvdsb.ca and email him a phone number where you can best be reached.  He will contact you and help with the completion of the application process.  All completed applications should be forwarded to Mr. Taylor at the above email address as he will be collecting and mailing all applications to the Bruce B. Foster Committee.

Students and Parents/Guardians are welcome to contact our Guidance Department for assistance regarding scholarship opportunities.

 

WANTING TO APPLY FOR OSAP?   

CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY FOR OSAP OR VISIT https://www.ontario.ca/page/osap-ontario-student-assistance-program

 

 

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