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St. Joseph's Catholic High School
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Scholarships - October

Horatio Alger Ontario Scholarship Program


Month: October

Criteria: Program provides assistance to students with financial need who have displayed perseverance in overcoming adversity, maintained a minimum grade of 65%, and plan to complete a degree. Applicants must be year 4, enrolled full-time, and involved in co-curricular and community activities.


Essay Required: Two required essays

Value: Awards up to $10,000

Other Documentation: Certification form from school, an online letter of support and a copy of each parent's most recent annual income tax return


Loran Award


Month: October

Criteria: For students entering university and in their final year of full-time studies. Minimum overall average of 85% (last three years final grades).  The selection criteria includes character, commitment to community service and leadership potential.

Nomination: Possibly

Essay Required: Two short essays

Value: 126 cash awards available at different levels.

Other Documentation: Scholarships are available to both school sponsored (3 max.) and non-sponsored students.