Financial aid and scholarships

Description Amount
Director General’s Student Life Scholarship: five renewable scholarships for incoming students in any program who possess significant potential to contribute to the quality of student life at the College $2750
Environmental Entrance Scholarship: for an incoming student in any program who demonstrates an interest in environmental issues $2000
McQueen Family Social Justice Entrance Scholarship: for an incoming student in any program who demonstrates leadership in social justice $2000
Mireille and Murray Steinberg Family Foundation Bursary: for an incoming student applying to the Social Science program who demonstrates a need for financial assistance $1000
O'Linda Cuffaro Entrance Bursary: for an incoming student applying to the Health Science program who demonstrates a need for financial assistance $2500
Richter Foundation Entrance Scholarship: for an incoming student in any program who demonstrates an interest in social entrepreneurship. $2500
Tatiana Londono Gratitude Bursary: two bursaries for incoming female students in any program who demonstrate a need for financial assistance $2500
Tuition credit: based on financial need the College deducts an amount to be determined from the student's tuition bill. Students who qualify must also qualify for the Quebec government’s Student Loans and Bursaries Program Varies

How to apply

Deadlines to apply: March 5, 2018 for the Fall 2018 semester.

Online application forms: complete the scholarship and bursary application form and/or the tuition credit application form. You may upload your supporting documents with your online application or send them in a single email or mail them in a single envelope to Financial Aid Clerk Kate Fitzpatrick.

Supporting documents:
1) your most recent provincial income tax notice of assessment
2) the most recent provincial income tax notice of assessment of your parent, guardian or sponsor with whom you reside or most recently resided
3) your curriculum vitae. This should include a personal statement that captures the best of you in 100 words or less, followed by an outline of any employment or volunteering experience, extra-curricular activities, special skills and hobbies, awards and honours
4) if applying for the Environmental or Student Life scholarships: two letters of recommendation, one from a teacher or staff member of your high school; both letters must describe how the person knows you and provide information that supports your application (your character and personal qualities, previous work or involvement, etc.)

Selection process: a selection committee of the College will chose the winners based on the overall quality of their application. All applicants will be notified of the committee’s decision before the deadline to confirm their attendance at the College. The amount of financial aid awarded cannot exceed the tuition cost for that year.

Awards based on high school grades

Students need not apply for the following, which are awarded based on their high school grades:

Description Amount
Director General’s Merit Scholarship: incoming students who have shown outstanding academic performance in high school are invited to apply and selected based on their final high school grades. Recipients who demonstrate financial need are eligible to receive additional support so as to cover the full cost of tuition $2750
The Marianopolis Millennium Foundation Entrance Scholarship: incoming students are selected based on high school grades and notified in the spring $1000
The Marianopolis Millennium Foundation Entrance Award: incoming students are selected based on high school grades and notified in the spring $500

International students do not qualify.

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