Bill 7 Award LGBTQ Scholarship

monetization_onScholarship Amount: $3,000
eventDeadline: August 07, 2020
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Provided by Bill 7 Award
Renewable No
Number Available 16
Type of Award Scholarship
Automatic Consideration No


The Bill 7 Award is open to individuals who meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • individuals who are attending a Post-Secondary Educational Institution in the Province of Ontario;
  • who have demonstrated financial need;
  • who are attaining their FIRST post-secondary program of study;
  • and who identify as lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirited, and/or queer (LGBTTTQ2S).

Applicants must submit the following documents, along with their complete applications. These documents may be attached in .pdf, .doc or .txt format.

  • A copy of OSAP estimate (if applicable)
  • Proof of registration / Acceptance from the post-secondary institution
  • Reference letter
  • Reference letter from a teacher, guidance counsellor, coach, employer, community or social worker, doctor, religious leader or similar professional who can support your application.
  • A personal statement, 250 words or fewer, detailing why you should be selected as the recipient of the Bill 7 Award. You may wish to consider how your studies or future work will contribute to the improvement of the LGBTQ community and/or provide us with any other information you feel we should know about you that will make you a good candidate, such as children, family, relationships, disabilities, experiences of discrimination, living situation, geographic context, etc.

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Eligibility Requirementskeyboard_arrow_down

Level of Study Certificate; Diploma; Associate; Bachelor; ; Co-op; Honours; Online; University Transfer;
Year of Study All Years
Citizenship Any
Schools Attended Any School
School of Study Any School
Field of Study Any Field of Study
Region of Residence Ontario
Course Load Full-time
Region of Study Ontario
Activities n/s
Financial Need Yes
Special Need LGBTTIQQ2SA


The Bill 7 Award Honours 16 LGBTQ+ Students
The Bill 7 Award supports first-time Ontario post-secondary students in financial need.

Contact Informationkeyboard_arrow_down

Carol Thames Board Trustee info@bill7award.ca 416-324-4100 ext. 5096 333 Sherbourne St., 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON, Canada. M5A 2S5

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Last updated: Monday, June 01, 2020

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