List of All Awards

          

Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards

          

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     (A) No application is required, rather the recipients are chosen by their departmental faculty or an outside organization.

(B) Students must apply for these awards on the Student Portal and in some cases provide additional documentation to be considered. Selections are made by the Sault College Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards Selection Advisory Committee. In some cases, additional information is required and will be noted on the application form after you have submitted it.

Applications are available on the Student Portal under the My Records tab between October 1st and mid-November. Additional information may be obtained by emailing student.financial.assistance@saultcollege.ca

Value
          The monetary or non-monetary worth of the award (subject to change).

Number
          The number of awards available (subject to change).

Sponsor
          The name of the person(s) responsible for the funds available for the award.

 

AWARDS

 

ADNET AWARD IN MEMORY OF WILFRED LEFRESNE (A) 

  • Value: $1,000
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor: ADnet (Algoma District Community Network)
  • Criteria: Information Technology students with a minimum 3.0 GPA, volunteerism, leadership qualities and innovative.

 

AIR CANADA AWARD (A) 

  • Value: (non-monetary) A return flight with flight privileges to any destination in Canada served by Air Canada and recipient's name engraved on the Air Canada Cup. 
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor: Air Canada 
  • Criteria: Graduating Aviation student displaying excellent academics, flying, and professional attitude. Participation in college activities, extra-curricular activities, sports participation, personal appeal.

 

AKTION CLUB OF LAKESHORE CICE AWARD (A) 

  • Value: $500
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor: Aktion Club of Lakeshore
  • Criteria: A CICE student who demonstrates respect, collaboration, teamwork, leadership, and community volunteerism while also demonstrating a positive work ethic.

 

ALGOMA HIGHLANDS CONSERVANCY AWARD (A)

  • Value: $250
  • Number: 1
  • Sponsor:  Algoma Highlands Conservancy (AHC)
  • Criteria:  The Algoma Highlands Conservancy Award shall be gifted annually to a student studying in the Natural Environment department.  This awards recognizes an individual who best combines academic achievement with a commitment to one or more of the 4 core values of the Algoma Highlands Conservancy:  Conservation of the Algoma Highlands, environmental education and research, silent sport recreation, sustainable resource management.

 

ALGOMA INSURANCE BROKERS AWARD (A) 

  • Value: $1,000
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor: Algoma Insurance Brokers
  • Criteria: Student who demonstrates the most enthusiastic commitment to the principals and objectives of the course.

 

ALGOMA STEEL INC. AWARD OF EXCELLENCE (B)

  • Value: $1,200 or interest earned 
  • Number: 2 
  • Sponsor: Algoma Steel Inc. 
  • Criteria: Second- or third-year full-time students enrolled in technical trades, engineering technology, or computer studies programs. Recipient must be a child, grandchild, or legal ward of a current employee or retiree. Preference is given to a student who is a graduate of a secondary school in the Algoma District. *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF SAULT STE. MARIE AND ALGOMA DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

  •             Value: $600 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Alzheimer Society of Sault Ste. Marie and Algoma District 
  •           Criteria: One student within the School of Health or Human Sciences will be selected for this award. Recipients must be an Algoma District resident, maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0, have an interest in the long-term care population and have volunteer experience. Applicant is also required to submit a letter of interest. *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

ARAUCO "GROWING THE FUTURE" AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $1000
  •             Number: 2
  •             Sponsor: Arauco
  •           Criteria: Second- or third-year full-time students enrolled in technical trades that demonstrate the greatest academic improvement and personal growth from the previous year.

 

BILL ARMSTRONG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $750 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Friends and family of the late Bill Armstrong 
  •           Criteria: Second- or third-year electrical student with preference of "dual diploma students" - EPA and Instrumentation.

 

MARION ARTHUR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - COMMUNITY LIVING ALGOMA (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Community Living Algoma 
  •           Criteria: Second-year CICE student excelling in program.

 

DR. SAMARENDRANATH BANERJEE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1,500 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd year and $2000 4th year
  •             Number: 4 
  •             Sponsor: Mrs. Hima Banerjee 
  •           Criteria: Full-time BScN students with excellent academics and need coupled with care, compassion, maturity, and dedication to the profession.

 

DEAN BARKLEY MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Valerie & Karl Uchmanowicz 
  •           Criteria: Truck & Coach/Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Program student in good academic standing, ability to work within a team, and most likely to be successful in their chosen field.

 

PAM BENT CONSERVATION AWARD (A)

  •           Value: $1,000
  •           Number: 1
  •           Sponsor:  The Kensington Conservancy
  •           Criteria:  A NEOS student who demonstrates good leadership skills, good academic achievement, is a global thinker and demonstrates a passion above and beyond the program expectations

 

BOLAN FAMILY AWARD (A)

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 6 
  •             Sponsor: Bolan Family and Alumni
  •           Criteria: One graduating students from the six NEOS programs demonstrating academic excellence, the ability to work effectively as part of a team, demonstrated written and oral presentation skills and demonstrated volunteerism.

 

BROOKFIELD RENEWABLE POWER - POWER GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP (A)

  •             Value: $1,000
  •             Number: 2
  •             Sponsor: Sponsor:  Brookfield Renewable Power
  •             Sponsor: Criteria:  Second year Power Generation students demonstrating the highest GPA

 

BUILDING COMMUNITY CAPACITY THROUGH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $250
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: Social Service Worker - Indigenous Specialization Program
  •           Criteria: Open to any student pursuing a post-secondary diploma who has experienced hurdles of poverty while pursuing his/her goal of higher education. One scholarship is available to an Indigenous, Metis, or Inuit student (must demonstrate a connection to the Indigenous, Metis or Inuit community) and one scholarship is open to any student pursuing a two-year diploma. *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN  BURSARY (B) 
  •             Value: $250
  •             Number: 1  
  •             Sponsor: Business and Professional Women  
  •           Scholarships are presented to at least one female student in a non-traditional trade or profession.

 

CTV BROADCASTING SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: CTV Television Inc. 
  •           Criteria: Student demonstrating a high academic achievement who has provided the required 250-word letter outlining his/her interest in broadcasting and career goals. *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

DR. ROSE MERAGLIA CAICCO AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $1,000
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Dr. Rose Meraglia Caicco
  •           Criteria: Female Office Administration - Executive student who demonstrates integrity, a professional attitude, character, academic proficiency, a willingness to learn, and the qualitities needed to be an effective team player.

 

CANADIAN CUTLERY INC. AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $350 product 
  •             Number: 2
  •             Sponsor: Canada Cutlery Inc.
  •           Criteria: Culinary Skills/Management students who have consistently demonstrated their passion to improving their culinary skills.

 

CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF FORESTRY GOLD MEDAL (A) 

  •             Value: Medal, engraved College plaque 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Canadian Institute of Forestry 
  •           Criteria: Graduating Forest Conservation student with highest overall standing in academics and outstanding sports and citizenship.

 

CANADIAN TIRE AUTOMOTIVE AWARD OF MERIT (A) 

  •             Value: $500 credit at Canadian Tire Store
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Sault Ste. Marie's Canadian Tire
  •           Criteria: A student demonstrating integrity and a willingness to learn while assisting others in their studies.

 

CANADIAN UNION OF SKILLED WORKERS SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 2
  •             Sponsor: Canadian Union of Skilled Workers
  •           Criteria: CICE students demonstrating an outstanding work ethic and professionalism at field placement and demonstrating most improvement regarding skill development and professionalism at field placement.

 

MIKE CHANNER "HIGH FLIGHT" AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $2,500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Family, friends and colleagues of the late Mike Channer 
  •           Criteria: Graduating student in the Aviation Technology program.

 

MIKE CHANNER MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Family, friends and colleagues of the late Mike Channer 
  •           Criteria: Second-year Aviation student with highest commercial flight test mark.

 

CHARTWELLS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD (B) 

  •             Value: $1000
  •             Number: 5
  •             Sponsor: Chartwells University and College Dining Service 
  •           Criteria: Any student, any program, demonstrating academic excellence.

 

CHILD CARE ALGOMA EXCEPTIONAL STUDENT AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $300
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Child Care Algoma
  •           Criteria: An ECE student who exemplifies an overall passion to the field of studies.

 

JULIE CHRISTENSON MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: The Birkshire Book Club
  •           Criteria: An Office Administration student who is a well-rounded individual academically and socially.

 

CITY OF SAULT STE. MARIE SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

  •             Value: $1000 
  •             Number: 10
  •             Sponsor: The Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie 
  •           Criteria: Highest academics in any upper-year program.

 

BRENDA COMBS PREMIER’S AWARD COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $300 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Brenda Combs, 2011 Premier’s Award Recipient 
  •           Criteria: An Indigenous student in the first year of the Social Service Worker – Native Specialization program.

 

LAWRENCE CONNOLLY MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $300 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: The Connolly family and friends 
  •           Criteria: Second-year ECE student demonstrating a strong work ethic and a generous and non-judgemental nature.

 

ELEANOR DALSEG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1,000
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Paul Dalseg
  •           Criteria: Second-year Practical Nursing student demonstrating a high level of patient care and clinical excellence.

 

MICHAEL JOSEPH DE FRANCESCO MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $1,000 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Family and friends of the late Michael Joseph De Francesco
  •           Criteria: A student who is excelling in the Aviation program and to whom this financial assistance would be valuable.

 

DOYLE FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

  •             Value: $600 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Doyle Family 
  •           Criteria: First-year student in BScN, ECE, or CYW program demonstrating academic progress and financial need. This award is tenable for second-year.

 

DUMANSKI OFFICE INTERIORS/COMPASS IMAGING GRAPHIC ARTS AND DESIGN AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 2
  •             Sponsor: Dumanski Office Interiors/Compass Imaging Group & Sign Solutions
  •           Criteria: First-year Graphic Design student who puts out best effort on a day-to-day basis; on schedule and on task; great attendance and performance evaluations.

 

CHERYL DUPLIN MEMORIAL NURSING AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: Family members 
  •           Criteria: Adult graduates of BScN program who strive for excellence, give 100% at all times, are caring and compassionate.

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION COLLABORATION AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200 
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Anonymous 
  •           Criteria: Awarded to a student who works collaboratively with peers. This student uses positive interpersonal skills to build effective relations in ways that show respect for the diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200 
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Anonymous 
  •           Criteria: Awarded to a student who strives for excellence in his/her professional practice. This student engages in ongoing professional learning, reflective practice, and critical thinking. He/she is able to transfer his/her knowledge of evidence-based research into practice.          

 

THE LYNN DEE EASON AWARD, OFFICE ADMINISTRATION (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: The Eason Family
  •           Criteria:  Office Administration students demonstrating tenacity,  moral fiber, and courage.

 

JOE EDER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A)

  •             Value: $300 
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor:  Family of the late Joe Eder 
  •           Criteria: Automotive Service Technician - Heavy Equipment student

 

ELEVATING THE FUTURE AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Theresa Mudge
  •           Criteria: A student in the Health Informatics Program who demonstrates integrative problem-solving skills and creativity with respect to business analytics and working with big data. It is awarded to an individual who shows promise of using these skills for the betterment of communities and to advance a healthy vision for the future.

 

JOHN FALSETTO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1000
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Algoma Treatment & Remand Centre, family, and friends 
  •           Criteria: Second-year Protection, Security & Investigations program student demonstrating academic performance and financial need.

 

FIRST-YEAR DESIGN MERIT AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $150 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Graphic Design Faculty - Professor Frank Salituri
  •             Criteria: First-year Graphic Design student with highest overall GPA. 

 

FITNESS AND HEALTH PROMOTION AWARD OF EXCELLENCE (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Anonymous
  •           Criteria: Recipient will have consistent, strong academic performance as well as a commitment and passion for fitness and health promotion exhibited through leadership at the college and in the community.

 

SARA FRYIA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Linda Ryan, Patrica Field, Shelley Klepatz & Laura Fryia  and Brittany Fryia
  •           Criteria: A student who demonstrates commitment, a positive attitude, and promise in the Pre-Health program.

 

D.G. FURBER PROTECTION, SECURITY & INVESTIGATIONS AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $250 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Donald G. Furber 
  •           Criteria: Mature student demonstrating a high standing in his/her final year in the Protection, Security & Investigations Program.

 

G.VERDI/PRINCESS MARIE JOSE LODGES - ORDER SONS OF ITALY OF CANADA (B) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: G. VERDI/PRINCESS MARIE JOSE LODGES - ORDER SONS OF ITALY OF CANADA
  •           Criteria: Established to recognize a second-year BScN student with the highest GPA.

 

RUTH GALINIS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (B) 

  •             Value: $250
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Ruth Galinis, past Board member 
  •           Criteria: A female sole-support parent in any program, second or third year.

 

FRANCINE GAUTHIER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $350
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Joan Moore 
  •           Criteria: Mature student in graduating year of Office Administration - Executive who demonstrates conscientiousness, dedication, and commitment to lifelong learning.

 

DONALD J. GERRIE MEMORIAL AWARD (B)

  •             Value: $4,000
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Bridge Inc.
  •           Criteria: Graduating Sault College student continuing his/her academics at 1) LSSU or 2) Algoma University. Student must submit a resume and  letter of recommendation from the Program Co-ordinator. *Additional documentation required for this award.

 

GOLD MEDAL IN BSCN PROGRAM

  •             Value: $1,000
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Bob Lailey
  •           Criteria: Graduating BScN student who best demonstrates excellence in academics, clinical performance, and other qualities such as:  leadership, character, interest in geriatric career.

 

GOVERNOR GENERAL'S ACADEMIC MEDAL (A) 

  •             Value: Collegiate bronze medal with certificate 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: The Chancellery of Honours 
  •           Criteria: Graduate student from a three-year program with the highest GPA.

 

SAMMY GRAHAM MEMORIAL AWARD (A)

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Family and friends of the late Sammy Graham
  •           Criteria: First year Social Service Worker – Indigenous Specialization Students – who is gentle, kind, generous, funny, helpful and a beautiful soul.

 

LEE ANN GRAY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Friends, family, and co-workers 
  •           Criteria: Mature Office Administration student in his/her graduating year with honours standing demonstrating conscientiousness, dedication, and qualities of a support person.

 

RODERICK BORDEN GRAY G.C. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $750
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Lloyd S. & Dorothy Gray & Family
  •             Criteria: Third-year Aviation student who is professional and dedicated.

 

HEALTHY MINDS ON CAMPUS (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Mental Health Hub

 

HODSON PRIVATE WEALTH MANAGEMENT GROUP AWARD (B)

  •             Value: $1500
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: RBC Dominion Securities
  •             Criteria: First year Business students must submit a one page explanation of their community involvement including at least one letter of reference.  Additionally, student must have outstanding academic achievement.

 

HOSPITALITY CLUB'S LEADERSHIP AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $400 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Departmental Faculty 
  •           Criteria: Culinary Skills - Chef Training, Kitchen Assistant or Culinary Management showing leadership and involvement in the Hospitality Club.

 

HOSPITALITY DIVISION - REX LEESON MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $300 
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Departmental Faculty 
  •           Criteria: Culinary Skills - Chef Training and Hospitality Management - Hotel & Resort students demonstrating need and academic performance.

 

GWEN IBURG BURSARY  (B) 

  • Value: $1000 
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor: Gwen Iburg, Sault College Retiree
  • Criteria:            Any full-time, domestic student in any year of  any program in the School of Health Sciences with demonstrated financial need  will be considered.  Eligible students need to be safe, ethical and  competent clinically and satisfactory academically.  As well they need to  demonstrate a commitment to learning for example: having consistent class  attendance, meeting required deadlines, being prepared for class as well as  clinical.

 

INDIGENOUS STUDENT COUNCIL AWARD (A) 

  • Value: $500 
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor: Indigenous Student Council 
  • Criteria: All single parent students that are of First Nation descent.

 

IPC SECURITIES AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200 
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Ron Sonke
  •           Criteria: Awarded to a student in the Office Administration-Executive program who possesses a mastery of office skills as demonstrated by the ability to assume responsibility without direct supervision, the ability to make decisions within the scope of assigned authority, and the ability to display initiative.

 

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD (JANUARY AND MAY INTAKE (B))

  •             Value: $250
  •             Number: Varies
  •             Sponsor: International Office
  •           Criteria: Students in first semester of studies at Sault College with a 4.0 GPA who have begun studies in Jauary or May.

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT LEADERSHIP AWARD (B) 

  •             Value: $750 & $500
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: International Office
  •           Criteria: Students who demonstrate outstanding leadership and engagement on Campus will be chosen for this award.  Demonstrated involvement may include outstanding contributions in the classroom, leadership roles in Orientation, Student Government, Clubs and Associations, and being a PAL (Pre-Arrival Leader).    *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT POST-GRADUATE PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP (A)

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: International Office
  •           Criteria: For students enrolled in Post-Graduate programs (January and May start) after completing a Certificate or Diploma program.

 

POST-GRADUATE PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (A)

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: International Office
  •           Criteria:  For students enrolled in a Post-Graduate program after completing a Certificate or Diploma program.

 

RETURNING INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TO A NEW PROGRAM AWARD (A)

  •             Value: $250
  •             Number: 3 
  •             Sponsor: International Office
  •           Criteria:   One student each intake will be considered for this award.

 

 THE HENRY JOHNSON TIMBER SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1000
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Andrew and Donald Johnson 
  •           Criteria: Top first-year Forest Conservation student. Student who best combines athletics, high academic status, and possesses proven leadership qualities.

 

LAUREN KELLY MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $2000
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: Dr. Kerstin and Neil Kelly
  •           Criteria: Well-rounded Aviation students who have demonstrated a high level of skill by achieving high marks in flying as well as academic classes, are well thought of amongst peers and staff, are respectful and considerate, demonstrates leadership and a positive attitude, and shows a passion for Aviation.

 

SISTER RITA KENNEDY AWARD (A)

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Friends and colleagues of the Late Sister Rita Kennedy
  •           Criteria: A graduating BSCN student who has consistently demonstrated a thorough grounding in broad based community focused nursing practice, and whose problem solving skills are centred on the complex nature of each individual's care needs.

 

THE GREG (POWDER) KING MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $250
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: Family and Friends of the late Greg (Powder) King 
  •             Criteria: Full-time students enrolled in any year of the Practical Nursing or BScN program that are in good academic standing, have a demonstrated clinical interest in providing care to patients with complex medical needs, have demonstrated capabilities as a patient advocate, and a capability for providing high quality, holistic, patient-centred (or family-centred) care as evidenced in their clinical performance. First consideration will be for an Indigenous or Metis student.

 

KIWANIS CLUB OF LAKESHORE CICE AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Kiwanis Club of Lakeshore
  •           Criteria: A CICE student who demonstrates respect, collaboration, teamwork, leadership, and community volunteerism while also demonstrating a positive work ethic.

 

KIWANIS CLUB OF SAULT STE. MARIE AWARD (B) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Kiwanis Club of Sault Ste. Marie
  •           Criteria: Second year Child and Youth Care program student displaying high academic merit and community service involvement.
 
KIWANIS CLUB OF SAULT STE. MARIE MIKE DUGUAY MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 
  • Value:  $500
  • Number: 1 
  • Sponsor : Kiwanis Club of Sault Ste. Marie
  • Criteria: Full-time students in Police Foundations program of good character and who show excellence in community service as well as excellence in academics. 

 

DAVID M. KRUSE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1000, engraved College trophy and personal plaque 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Family and friends of the late David Kruse
  •           Criteria: Graduating Aviation student displaying excellent academics, flying, and leadership qualities.

 

JOSEPH KUCHMA MEMORIAL ALS SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Jack Boushear 
  •           Criteria: Second-year Business student demonstrating a contribution to growth, development, and support of fellow students.

 

AINO TUKERI LAAKSONEN MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $1,500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: The Estate of Aino Tukeri Laaksonen
  •           Criteria: A fourth year BScN student displaying strong academic performance and a compassionate nature with special interest and aptitude in elder care..

 

THE NICHOLAS LITTLE MEMORIAL  AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Friends and Family of  the late Nicholas Little
  •           Criteria: An Aviation student demonstrating a high level of skill by achieving strong marks in flying as well as academic classes, is well thought of by his peers and staff, is respectful and considerate to all.

 

LOSEE MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: The Canadian Institute of Forestry 
  •           Criteria: Second-year Forest Conservation program student demonstrating leadership, co-operation, and academic ability.

 

DR. LOU & MAE LUKENDA CHARITABLE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1,000
  •             Number: 8
  •             Sponsor: Dr. Lou & Mae Lukenda Charitable Foundation 
  •           Criteria: A student in each year of the BScN program and  OTA/PTA program are selected by faculty for this award.  Additionally, two  Varsity Athletes who are enrolled in any Health Science program are selected.

 

MACEWAN FAMILY AWARD (B) 

  •             Value: $100
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Mr. Neil MacEwan, Sault College Support Staff Retiree
  •           Criteria: Second-year Graphic Design student with highest GPA.

 

MACHINE SHOP ADVISORY COMMITTEE SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $500 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Machine Shop Advisory Committee 
  •           Criteria: Best application of academic achievement and practical skills.

 

MACHINE SHOP ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Machine Shop Association (MSA) 
  •           Criteria: Academics, self-motivation, commitment.

 

ROD AND SANDRA MACLEOD & FAMILY/OACETT AWARD (A/B) 

  •             Value: $1,000
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: OACETT (Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists)
  •           Criteria: A full-time student enrolled in any year of an OACETT-recognized Engineering or Applied Science Technology program who best exemplifies the following key precepts related to integrity and professionalism in the practice of Engineering Technology.

 

KARI MACPHERSON MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $750
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Joy Pryce, mother of Kari MacPherson 
  •           Criteria: First-year, full-time female student enrolled in Natural Environment and Outdoor Studies program with a keen interest in the environment and/or English.

 

JOSEPH MAIONE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $750 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Maione Family
  •           Criteria: Graduating Business (Accounting) student demonstrating leadership, teamwork, and strong community values.

 

THE MARION MARKS RNAO AWARD (A/B) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Algoma Chapter of Registered Nurses Association of Ontario 
  •           Criteria: Student must submit an essay on "the importance of a nursing student to be part of his/her professional organization". *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

MASONIC FOUNDATION OF ONTARIO BURSARY (B) 

  •             Value: $500 (approx)
  •             Number: 2 
  •             Sponsor: Masonic Foundation of Ontario
  •             Criteria: Graduating student who has a GPA of 3.0 or higher and has demonstrated a strong potential for success in his/her chosen field.

 

HAZEL MCBRIDE-KANE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

  •             Value: $1000
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Family and friends of Hazel McBride-Kane 
  •           Criteria: An Indigenous student demonstrating the highest mark in English and arts courses.

 

THE GARY AND JOANIE MCGUFFIN CONSERVATION LEADERSHIP AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $500
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Gary & Joanie McGuffin 
  •           Criteria: An Adventure Recreation and Parks program student who best exhibits class leadership, community involvement/volunteerism, contribution to wellness of community and its environment.

 

GERALD & KAYE MCGUIRE SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

  •             Value: $1,200 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Gerald & Kaye McGuire
  •           Criteria: Involvement in student activities such as a program club or SCSU or community volunteerism is a requirement for this award.   *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

GERALD MCGUIRE INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

  •             Value: $2,500 directly towards Lake Superior State University tuition fees 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Sault College Board of Governors 
  •           Criteria: Sault College student registering within the International University-College Division and planning to attend Lake Superior State University during the next academic year. *Additional documentation required for this award*

 

ZACHARY MCKILLOP "SPLORING" AWARD (A)

  •             Value: $1,000 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Janice and Lindsay McKillop, family, friends and colleagues of the late Zachary McKillop 
  •           Criteria: Third year Graduating Aviation students who show respect for colleagues and peers, shows integrity in all he/she does.

 

CAROL MCLELLAND MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Cathy McLelland 
  •           Criteria: Hairstyling student who demonstrates perseverence in completing the Hairstyling program.

 

JOSEPH MCLEOD MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $100 
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: Friends of the late Joseph McLeod 
  •           Criteria: Third-year CYC students demonstrating consistent warmth and genuineness.

 

DAVID MCNUTT MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $300
  •             Number: 1 
  •             Sponsor: The family of the late David McNutt
  •           Criteria: A full time student who provides a consistent demonstration of warmth and genuineness towards others and who is a unique individual. Pay it Forward award.

 

DOROTHY MEDHURST AWARD (A) 

  •             Value: $200 
  •             Number: 1
  •             Sponsor: Anonymous 
  •           Criteria: Second-year ECE student demonstrating creativity through an innovative and energetic approach.

 

METIS NATION OF ONTARIO AWARD (A/B) 

  •             Value: Varies 
  •             Number: Varies 
  •             Sponsor: Metis Nation of Ontario 
  •           Criteria: Metis students in any program. *Separate application required*

  

 METIS NATION OF ONTARIO POWLEY ELECTRICAL AWARD (A/B) 

  •             Value: Varies 
  •             Number: Varies 
  •             Sponsor: Metis Nation of Ontario 
  •           Criteria: Metis students registered in any year of any electrical program.*Separate application required*

     

    RON MORPHET MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $1000 
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: KPMG, friends and family of the late Ron Morphet 
    •           Criteria: Graduating BScN student demonstrating care and compassion for patients, with overall excellent clinical nursing qualities.

     

    THERESA MUDGE LEADERSHIP AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $750 
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: Theresa Mudge 
    •           Criteria: A student in the Health Care Administration program who demonstrates a passion to learn and a strong work ethic; exudes a positive attitude, commitment and perseverance; demonstrates a high degree of collaboration within the academic environment; contributes to the program’s success by assuming a leadership role and helping others; demonstrates academic integrity; seeks innovative ideas and solutions when solving problems.

     

    JOHN MYLES MEMORIAL AWARD (A)

    •             Value: $400
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: Krista Myles
    •           Criteria: Second year Adventure Recreation and Parks Technician students who demonstrate leadership and great potential as an outdoor guide.

     

    JOHN MYLES MEMORIAL BURSARY (B)

    •             Value: $400
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: Krista Myles
    •           Criteria: First year Adventure Recreation and Parks Technician student.

     

       NATURAL ENVIRONMENT AND OUTDOOR STUDIES CO-OP AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $300
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Natural Environment and Outdoor Studies staff 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Natural Enivronment and Outdoor Studies student based on co-op work term report by a student entering second-year.

              

    NEOS ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: SBA Committee
    •           Criteria: Two students best exhibiting a combination of academic excellence and participation in extra-curricular activities in the college.

              

    RICHARD NIELSEN-JONES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $750, engraved College trophy and individual plaque 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Family of Richard Nielsen-Jones 
    •           Criteria: Graduating Aviation student displaying class 1 instrument rating, excellent academics, flying proficiency, and highest academic grade and standing on D.O.T. and college instruments rating exams.

     

    THE NIGHTHAWK FLYING CLUB ANNUAL AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $1000
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: The Nighthawk Flying Club 
    •           Criteria: Third-Year Aviation student preferably from northern Ontario.

              

    THE J. DONALD NIXON FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $1500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Donald and George Nixon 
    •           Criteria: First-year Social Service Worker program student, based on academic excellence, contribution to program, and attitude that exemplifies the profession.

              

    ELIZABETH NIXON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $2000 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Family and friends of the late Elizabeth Nixon 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Social Service Worker program student, based on academic excellence, contribution to program, and attitude that exemplifies the profession.

              

    IAN NIXON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $2,000
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Peter and Dorothy Nixon
    •           Criteria: First or second-year student in a diploma or degree program. Student must be a resident of the District of Algoma but outside the municipal boundaries of Sault Ste. Marie. *Additional documentation required for this award*

               

    KIEM LAN NJOO RECOGNITION AWARD (A)

    •             Value: $200
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Kiem Lan NJOO
    •           Criteria: Second year Indigenous student studying Practical Nursing or second to fourth year Indigenous student studying BScN with first consideration to be an Inuit student.

              

    THE ROSE NOLAN SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $2,500
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Ted Nolan Foundation
    •           Criteria: Second-, third- or fourth-year First Nation students enrolled in any program - must be an Indigenous woman (First Nation Status); be a member of a First Nation Community in Canada; be a Canadian resident; have recently completed one year of full-time studies within the past two months. *Additional documentation required for this award*

     

    NORPRO ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD (A)

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: NORPRO Environmental, A N1 Solutions Company
    •           Criteria: A graduating Natural Environment student with a deep appreciation of the natural environment, is in good academic standing and has shown leadership throughout their post-secondary education.

              

    NORPRO SECURITY AWARD (A)

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: NORPRO Security, a division of N1 Solutions Inc.
    •           Criteria: A graduating Protection, Security, and Investigation student who has gone above and beyond to attain their education goals, and is dedicated to protecting the community and making it a safer place.

     

    NORTHERN ONTARIO LATIN-HISPANIC ASSOCIATION(NOLHA) SCHOLARSHIP (B)

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 2 
    •             Sponsor: Northern Ontario Latin-Hispanic Association
    •           Criteria: Must be a student from Later American and Brazil. Student required to submit a 500-word essay to answer the following questions: 1) how important to you is your racial, ethnic or cultural identity? 2) What do you think the Latin-Hispanic culture could contribute/impact our SSM community and Canada, and 3) How you would promote the NOLHA in a 2-3 min video?

     

    OACETT SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION AND CAREERS IN TECHNOLOGY (A/B) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 3 
    •             Sponsor: OACETT (Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists)
    •           Criteria: Technician/Technology students that attended high school in the ADSB area.

              

    O.P.S.E.U. LOCAL 612 STAFF MEMORIAL AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $1000
    •             Number: 3
    •             Sponsor: Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Local 612 (Support Staff) 
    •         Criteria: All full-time students demonstrating financial need. 

            

    O.P.S.E.U. LOCAL 613 MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Local 613 (Professors, Instructors, Counsellors, and Librarians) 
    •           Criteria: Awarded to a student who demonstrates equity, respect, helpfulness, and a commitment to academics.

              

    MOYRA AND EDWARD O'PALLIE AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $750
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Moyra and Edward O'Pallie
    •           Criteria: A first- and second-year Business or Business Accounting student will be selected for this award.

              

    OLESIA ORAZIETTI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Family and friends 
    •           Criteria: All first- and second-year students displaying strong Christian values, caring attitude, and leadership qualities. To be considered, student must attach a letter outlining these qualities supported by two or more reference letters (one can be from a Sault College faculty member).*Additional documentation required for this award*          

              

    WILLIAM "BUD" PARSONS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A)

    •             Value: $250 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: The Parsons Family 
    •           Criteria: Heavy Equipment/Truck Coach student displaying a great attitude, works well with others in a team environment, an excellent attendance record, and who maintains a strong academic standing.

             

    DRS. BIJAN AND SIMIN PAYANDEH SCHOLARSHIP (A)

    •             Value: $2,500 
    •             Number: 2 
    •             Sponsor: Drs. Bijan and Simin Payandeh 
    •           Criteria: One second year Forestry student and one third or fourth year BScN student demonstrating scholastic achievement will receive these Scholarships

              

    THE FRANCIS PEGAHMAGABOW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $1,000
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Elizabeth Vinassac
    •           Criteria: An Indigenous student demonstrating financial need and an excellent academic standing will be chosen for this award.

              

    KEITH ROBERT PELEW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Mrs. Loretta Pelew and family
    •           Criteria: Top second-year mathematics student.

              

    PLUMMER MEMORIAL PUBLIC HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING CARE AND COMPASSION AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $300
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Graduates of the Plummer Memorial Public Hospital School of Nursing
    •           Criteria: A student who demonstrates care and compassion through patient advocacy and problem-solving skills.

     

    PRESIDENT’S ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $500 or interest earned
    •             Number: Varies
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Staff 
    •           Criteria: First-year students who have applied using the online SBA application with a 4.0 GPA These awards are acknowledged at a separate ceremony.

     

    TOMMY PRINCE - WORLD WAR II & KOREAN WAR NATIVE VETERAN SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $100 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Native Education staff and students 
    •           Criteria: An Indigenous student demonstrating academic excellence and leadership qualities.

              

    PRINCE TOWNSHIP ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Corporation of the Township of Prince 
    •           Criteria: A student residing in the Township of Prince that demonstrates academic excellence.

              

    RETIRED TEACHERS OF ALGOMA SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $750
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Retired Teachers of Ontario - District 3 Algoma 
    •           Criteria: Full-time second-year students who have demonstrated a significant commitment to volunteering over the past eighteen months.*Additional documentation required for this award*

              

    ROME'S INDEPENDENT GROCER AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Chris and Kendra Rome 
    •             Criteria: Culinary Skills - Chef Training and/or Hospitality Management - Hotel & Resort student. Based on academics, organizational skills, enthusiasm, team commitment, and initiative.

     

    ROTARY CLUB OF SAULT STE. MARIE AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $1,000
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie
    •           Criteria: Upper year students displaying high ethical standards, recognition of the worthiness of all occupations, and the dignifying by each Rotarian to their persona, business, and community life. Additional details available from the Student Financial Assistance Office.

              

    ROTARY CLUB OF SAULT STE. MARIE NORTH - BILL MCGAULEY MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie North - Club 2775 
    •           Criteria: Student registered in General Arts and Sciences - Liberal Studies program taking MTH 131 demonstrating academic excellence, good work ethic, and excellent effort and attitude.

              

    JOHN ROWSWELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE (B) 

    •             Value: $1000
    •             Number: Varies
    •             Sponsor: Family, friends and colleagues of the late Mayor John Rowswell 
    •           Criteria: Upper-year students demonstrating academic excellence.          

     

    JOE RUSCIO PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION AWARD (B)

    • Value: $1000
    • Number: 1
    • Sponsor: Joe Ruscio Professional Corporation
    • Criteria: Indigenous students in Business Administration or Business Accounting program who demonstrate a strong work ethic, academic excellence and community involvement.    *Additional documentation required for this award*

              

    SAULT COLLEGE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $1500
    •             Number: Varies 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards Committee
    •           Criteria: Fourth Year BScN Students with a 4.0 GPA

              

    SAULT COLLEGE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP - CHAWKERS FOUNDATION (B) 

    •             Value: $1250
    •             Number: 10
    •             Sponsor: Chawkers Foundation 
    •           Criteria:  Third year students with a 4.0 GPA

     

    SAULT COLLEGE ALUMNI RELATIONS SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Alumni Relations
    •           Criteria: All current students registered in the final year of a Certificate, Diploma or Degree program *Additional documentation required"

     

    SAULT COLLEGE ATHLETICS SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: Varies 
    •             Number: Varies 
    •             Sponsor: Student Financial Assistance Office
    •           Criteria: Varsity athletes.

     

    SAULT COLLEGE ELECTRICAL FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $200 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Electrical faculty 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Electrical Technician student based on academic achievement.

     

    SAULT COLLEGE GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP (B)

    •             Value: varies
    •             Number: varies 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards Committee
    •           Criteria: Students demonstrating academic excellence.

     

    SAULT COLLEGE HEAVY EQUIPMENT AND TRUCK TECHNOLOGY EXCELLENCE AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Heavy Equipment Department staff 
    •           Criteria: Second-year H.E.T. student based on scholastic excellence, reliability, co-operation, and leadership.

     

    SAULT COLLEGE RETIREES AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $750
    •             Number: 3
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Retired Employees 
    •           Criteria: First-year student demonstrating academic success and other criteria as determined by sponsor and SBA Committee.

     

    SAULT COLLEGE STUDENT’S UNION - STUDENT LEADERSHIP AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Student’s Union
    •           Criteria: Executive member of the Student’s Union demonstrating strong leadership and planning/organizational skills.

     

    SAULT RECREATION HOCKEY ASSOCIATION FUN THROUGH RECREATION AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $1,000 
    •             Number: 6 
    •             Sponsor: 2004/05 Sault Recreation Hockey Association Executive 
    •           Criteria: Returning students demonstrating financial need and having participated in minor hockey (house league level) preferably with the SRHA. *Additional documentation required for this award*

              

    SAULT STE. MARIE FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION LOCAL 529 SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Sault Ste. Marie Firefighters Assocation Local 529
    •           Criteria: CICE students who demonstrates teamwork, leadership, and community involvement/volunteerism or who demonstrates commitment, initiative, and dedication toward academic studies.

              

    SAULT STE. MARIE POLICE SERVICE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD (OFFICE ADMINISTRATION PROGRAM) (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault Ste. Marie Police Service 
    •           Criteria: Awarded to an Office Administration-Executive student with excellent academic standing and work ethic.

              

    SAULT STE. MARIE POLICE SERVICE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR PROTECTION, SECURITY & INVESTIGATIONS/POLICE FOUNDATIONS PROGRAM (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault Ste. Marie Police Service 
    •           Criteria: First-year Protection, Security & Investigations or Police Foundations student achieving highest academic standing.

              

    SAULT STE. MARIE POLICE SERVICE COMPUTER STUDIES EXCELLENCE AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault Ste. Marie Police Service 
    •           Criteria: Academic excellence, good work ethic, effort, attitude and contribution to class.

              

    SAULT STAR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: The Sault Star 
    •           Criteria: Upper-year students demonstrating academic excellence.

              

    THE ANIRUDDH SAWANT COMMEMORATIVE AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $1,000
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: Family and friends of Aniruddh Sawant
    •           Criteria: Graduating student in the Aviation Technology (Flight) program with at least a 3.0 GPA and a deep passion to fly - whose character, like Ani's, would make the world a better place. A student who plans to pursue his/her Instructor's rating.

              
      WADE SEGUIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (B)

    • Value: $1,000
    • Number: 1
    • Sponsor: Family, friends, and colleagues of the late Wade Seguin
    • Criteria: Full-time second or third year students in technical trades or engineering technology program with a preference for students who have returned to school, strive for excellence, have a passion for the construction industry and who maintains a strong academic standing but not necessarily the highest GPA in their class.    *Additional documentation required for this award*      

              

    KRISTA SEPP MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $2000
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Friends and family of the late Krista Sepp 
    •           Criteria: Third-year Child and Youth Care program student based on academic excellence, professional attitude and commitment.

              

    SKILLED TRADES & APPRENTICESHIP SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College of Applied Arts and Technology and O.P.S.E.U. Local 613 
    •           Criteria: Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship student demonstrating good grades, financial need, and community involvement.

              

    SMART SERVE ONTARIO SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $1,000 & $500 
    •             Number: 2 
    •             Sponsor: Smart Serve Ontario 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Hospitality Management - Hotel & Resort students with a high GPA, and demonstrating professionalism and employability characteristics.

              

    SOCIAL SERVICE WORKER - INDIGENOUS SPECIALIZATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - A (A)

    •           Value: $100 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Native Education & Training Department students, faculty and friends 
    •           Criteria: First-year Social Service Worker - Native students with excellent academic standing and continuing into the second year of the program.

              

    SOCIAL SERVICE WORKER - INDIGENOUS SPECIALIZATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - B (A)  

    •             Value: $100 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Native Education & Training Department students, faculty and friends 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Social Service Worker - Native students with excellent academic achievement and a positive role model who demonstrates professionalism and commitment to the field.

              

    SOCIAL SERVICE WORKER - INDIGENOUS SPECIALIZATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - OSHKI-PIMANCHE-O-WIN (A)

    •             Value: $100 
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Native Education & Training Department students, faculty and friends 
    •           Criteria: A first- and second-year student demonstrating excellent academics and postive role model attributes.

              

    DR. SARDAR SOHI & MARIA SUTTON ROTARY SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $1,000
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Dr. Sardar Sohi, Maria Sutton & the Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie 
    •           Criteria: First Generation student, preferably of First Nation  decent are chosen for these awards.

              

    SOO MILL AND LUMBER COMPANY AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $200
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Soo Mill and Lumber Company 
    •           Criteria: All full-time students based on financial need.

              

    SPIRIT OF SILVILOG AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $1000
    •             Number: 1 or 2
    •             Sponsor: Canadian Forestry Service
    •           Criteria: First-year Natural Environment Technician/Technologist student.

              

    ST. JOSEPH ISLAND HUNTERS AND ANGLERS ASSOCIATION AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $200 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: St. Joseph Island Hunters and Anglers Association 
    •           Criteria: Second or third-year Natural Environment & Outdoor Studies student who shows greatest dedication to Fish and Wildlife Conservation through volunteerism.

              

    ST. MARY'S SCHOOL OF NURSING ALUMNAE AWARD - SAULT STE. MARIE (B) 

    •             Value: $1000(approximately)
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Nursing Alumnae 
    •           Criteria: BScN student registered in second- or third-year of BScN program, preferably a descendent of the St. Mary's School of Nursing, demonstrating competent clinical proficiency, competent academic marks, and one who provides ethical and considerate care to clients and demonstrating financial need.

              

    STRONG MINDS AWARD - HEALTHY MIND, HEALTHY LIFE(B) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 2 
    •             Sponsor: Strong Minds
    •           Criteria: A Fitness & Health Promotion program student who had done volunteer work, and experience with mental health barriers, and a minimum GPA of 2.5. *Additional documentation required for this award*

     

    ADAM SUGDEN MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $200 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Judith Rose, wife of the late Adam Sugden 
    •           Criteria: Forest Conservation students based on academic achievement.

              

    DR. (MRS.) ALAM SUNDARAM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (B) 

    •             Value: $1,000 
    •             Number: 6 
    •             Sponsor: Dr. K.M. Somu Sundaram 
    •           Criteria: Full-time final-year students who have demonstrated proven academic excellence, leadership, and financial need. Six scholarships will be awarded annually: four awards for BScN students and two for a Forestry student.          

    DOUG SYKES MEMORIAL AWARD (A)

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Friends and Family of the late Doug Sykes
    •           Criteria: First-year Business student demonstrating enthusiastic commitment to principles and objectives of the program.

                        

    WILLIAM TANK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Bob, Karen and Melissa Tank 
    •           Criteria: OTA/PTA students will be selected for this award.

                          

    TD BANK GROUP INDIGENOUS STUDENT BURSARIES (A) 

    •             Value: $1,000
    •             Number: up to 5
    •             Sponsor: TD Bank Group
    •           Criteria: Recommended by faculty and staff.

     

    THE TENARIS ROBERTO ROCCA SCHOLARSHIP IN ENGINEERING  (A) 

    •             Value: $2,000 (renewable for a total of 4 years)
    •             Number: 4 new each year
    •             Sponsor: Tenaris Global Services
    •           Criteria: Four scholarships will be awarded annually to incoming Bachelor of Engineering – Mechatronics students.  Consideration for the scholarships will be given to those who demonstrate financial need, identify as female and/or those who identify as Indigenous, First Nations, Metis or Inuit.

                         

    THE MARIO TOSELLO MEMORIAL HUMAN SERVICES AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Catherine and Karma Tosello
    •           Criteria: A Human Service program student who has demonstrated his/her commitment to advocacy and empowerment in working with individuals with intellectual disabilities.

              

    MARIO TOSELLO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (A) 

    •             Value: $750 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Community Living Algoma and Catherine Tosello 
    •           Criteria: First-year CICE student demonstrating outstanding improvement in the program.

              

    JAMES TURNER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 2 
    •             Sponsor: Friends, family, and co-workers 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Protection, Security & Investigations program students based on GPA 3.0, leadership qualities, and active participation in the program.

              

    USW LOCAL 2251 STUDENT AWARD ESTABLISHED BY JOHN KALLIO (B)

    •             Value: $1,000 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: John Kallio 
    •           Criteria: Child or grandchild of a USW Local 2251 employee - past or present.

              

    UNITY AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: Engraved College plaque 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Anonymous 
    •           Criteria: Graduating student in the BScN program demonstrating his/her support for classmates, class spirit, and unity.

              

    MARYWIN WALKER “SEIZE THE DAY” AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Friends and colleagues of Sault Area Hospital
    •           Criteria: Full-time second-year PN student demonstrating professionalism and commitment to competency in his/her practice.

       

    LINDSAY ANN WATKINS MEMORIAL AWARD (B)

    •             Value: $500
    •             Number: 1
    •             Sponsor: The Gaetano family (Randy, Sandra, Kristian and Marissa (Penney))
    •           Criteria: A student in the health sciences field who has overcome personal trials and challenges to achieve success in their studies.

     

    TOM WHITE ATHLETICS AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $400 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College staff, friends, and family of the late Tom White 
    •           Criteria: Varsity athlete demonstrating exceptional level of commitment and dedication to men’s basketball.

              

    VICTORIA AND BENTLEY WHITEHEAD MEMORIAL BURSARY (B)

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 2 
    •             Sponsor: The family of the late Victoria and Bentley Whitehead
    •           Criteria: Two students in the Practical Nursing program with a preference to students who are raising children while attending school

             

    KENDRA WILDMAN MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $1,000 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Friends and family members 
    •           Criteria: Female student based on financial need. Student must submit reasons why she feels she qualifies for the award. Personal interviews will be arranged. *Additional documentation required for this award*

                

    M.R. WRIGHT & FAMILY AWARD (B) 

    •             Value: $1000 
    •             Number: 2
    •             Sponsor: Mr. and Mrs. Mert Wright 
    •           Criteria: Engineering program student based on financial need, participation in athletics, student organization, drama, music, etc.

              

    RHONDA WRIGHT RECOGNITION AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $300 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sault College Board of Governors 
    •           Criteria: Second-year Automotive Services Technician student whose achievements are based upon a strong work ethic as demonstrated by meeting or exceeding personal goals, who brings a positive attitude to class and has demonstrated a continued willingness to help others succeed in the program.

              

    T. DONALD WRIGHT ADMINISTRATIVE AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $500 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Sheree Wright
    •           Criteria: An Office Administration - Executive student who embodies Don's core values - integrity, reliability and commitment.

              

    TYLER YUKE MEMORIAL AWARD (A) 

    •             Value: $100 
    •             Number: 1 
    •             Sponsor: Yuke family and friends 
    •           Criteria: An Adventure Recreation and Parks student who has enhanced student life at Sault College through extra-curricular activities and who has selflessly demonstrated initiative and/or leadership qualities.

              

    ZONTA CLUB OF SAULT STE. MARIE AREA - GWEN KORREY MEMORIAL BURSARY (A) 

    • Value: $500 
    • Number: 1 
    • Sponsor: Zonta Club of Sault Ste. Marie Area 
    • Criteria: Full-time third- and fourth-year female BScN student demonstrating consistent academic achievement, above-average clinical performance, financial need, commitment, compassion, and caring.

              

    ZONTA CLUB OF SAULT STE. MARIE AREA - WOMEN IN AVIATION AWARD (A)

    • Value: $500 
    • Number: 1 
    • Sponsor: Zonta Club of Sault Ste. Marie Area
    • Criteria: Full-time second or third year Aviation students demonstrating consistent academic achievement and displaying the characteristics of Amelia Earhart, including a confident and capable flying ability and spirit of adventure.

     

    Other awards may be available; application forms and procedures may be obtained in the Student Financial Assistance Office. Selections are made by donating committees as outlined by individual awards.

    Please check the announcement page on your student portal regularly for updates on new awards.