Bursaries and Scholarships

Assistance Available Through the Financial Aid Office

We have provided more than $10 million in bursaries and scholarships to students in financial need over the past 7 years. Funding for these scholarships and bursaries is provided by various sources:

A percentage of tuition fees collected by Fleming College are allocated towards Financial Need Bursary Programs for full-time students.  Through the efforts of Fleming College’s Advancement and Alumni Relations Department, we are able to offer numerous donor sponsored bursaries.

Bursary and Scholarship Information

Scholarships Canada
Scholarships Canada is a national scholarship and bursary registry that lists all current scholarship and bursary opportunities made available through private industry, academic institutions and service groups across Canada. More info…


PETERBOROUGH YWCA – EDUCATION AWARDS    Every year, local women are forced to set aside dreams of a better life for themselves and their families because of financial obstacles that stand in their way. We know that education is an entry point to opportunities and that investments in education have a ripple effect within the family and across generations.     More info…

Long Term Education Award Due Date: May 4th, 2020


yonic.com (formerly Student Awards)
Student Awards is now yconic.com. This international (Canada and the United States) registry provides information related to over $170 million in scholarships, bursaries and awards. Simply create an account and get started!  More info…


Scholarship and Bursaries for Students With Permanent Disabilities
National Educational Association of Disabled Students  More info…


Canadian Forces Personnel Assistance Fund
The Canadian Forces Personnel Assistance Fund offers an Education Assistance Loan Program to assist serving and former members and their dependants with costs of full-time post-secondary education. More info…


International Scholarship Opportunities
If you are thinking of studying abroad or if you know someone from another country who wishes to study in Canada, please go to the following web site for information on scholarship funding. More info…


Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries and Scholarship Awards
Successful futures are created through hard work, creativity, and perseverance. Each one of us has a unique potential to achieve, and for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis students, Indspire is here to help make that happen. Open All Year: Oil and Gas, Trades and Technology Award.  More info…


Canada Apprentice Loan
The Canada Apprentice Loan is available to help registered Read Seal apprentices cover the cost of their training.  More info…


CAWIC BURSARY – Canadian Association of Women in Construction (CAWIC) is a not for profit organization supporting women in the Canadian construction industry. One of its mandates is to promote education and encourage women to pursue careers in the construction industry.

Click here to download eligibility requirements and click here for the application form

Deadline Date:  May 30, 2020


OFCP – ONTARIO FEDERATION FOR CEREBRAL PALSY  – Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy has established several annual awards to acknowledge persons with cerebral palsy.

More info..   


A PLACE for MOM SENIOR WISDOM SCHOLARSHIP –  A Place for Mom Senior Wisdom Scholarship: Five $2,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate’s, bachelor’s, certificate or graduate level program at an accredited school in the fields of gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, physical or occupational therapy, speech pathology, elder law or long-term care administration. 

Deadline Date:  May 1, 2020      More info..   


CANADIAN HEARING SERVICES NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY – This scholarship is available to Deaf and hard-of-hearing Canadian residents 17 years of age or older attending an accredited post-secondary institution.

Deadline Date: May 20, 2020     More info..   


DR. E. BRUCE HENDRICK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM – Established and supported by the Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario.

Deadline Date:  the last business day of April (annually)   More info..   


SCHIFFMANN INJURY LAWYERS SCHOLARSHIP – We help deserving scholars keep education within reach, no matter what curveballs life throws at them.

Deadline Date: January 15th and September 15th of each year   More info..   


BRAINWAVES HYDROCEPHALUS CANADA – DR. E. BRUCE HENDRICK SCHOLARSHIP – Established to encourage and support students with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to develop independence and responsibility for their own future educational directions; and to assist students to pursue higher education.   Deadline Date: last business day of April (yearly)  More info..