The Ontario Aerospace Council is pleased to be able to offer FOUR scholarships for the 2020-2021 Academic Year for students going into or currently enrolled in an aerospace studies program at a post-secondary institution (college or university) in Ontario. The value of each scholarship is $2,500.00 CAD.
OAC Scholarships for Aerospace Studies
Who Can Apply?
Aerospace Studies Scholarships (3 available – open to all)
- High school students in their final year who are entering an aerospace studies program at an accredited Ontario college or university
- Students currently enrolled in an aerospace studies program at an accredited Ontario college or university and continuing their studies in the 2020-2021 Academic Year
Women In Aerospace Studies Scholarship (1 available)
- Young women attending high school in their final year who are entering an aerospace studies program at an accredited Ontario college or university
- Women currently enrolled in an aerospace studies program at an accredited Ontario college or university and continuing their studies in the 2020-2021 Academic Year
What is Required for the Application? (applicable for all)
- Completed Application Form (DOWNLOAD HERE)
- Essay (500 – 700 words) from applicant stating their interest in aerospace and career aspirations
- For first year students, a Letter of Acceptance into their chosen academic institution
- Two letters of reference from community members (teacher, professor, coach, employer, volunteer leader)
- Academic report issued by applicant’s current educational institution for the 2019-2020 Academic Year (most current)
- Academic achievement of 75% or greater in current year studies
Application Submission(applicable for all)
- Applications may be submitted electronically to the OAC at leigh.kras@theOAC.ca
- Applications may be submitted by regular mail to:
OAC Scholarship Application
Ontario Aerospace Council
23-40 Grayrocks Avenue,
Hamilton ON L8W 3S1
- Applications must be receive by NEW DATE TO BE DETERMINED – Due to COVID-19 we are monitoring the isolation requirements and will provide new dates as we can confirm. New presentation date is August 11, 2020.
- Incomplete applications will not be considered
The OAC Scholarship Review Committee will review applications and successful candidates will be advised by July, 2020. Scholarships will be presented at OAC’s Golf Tournament on August 11, 2020. Funds for this initiative are generated from the annual OAC Golf Tournament. We thank all golf tournament sponsors and participants for your generous support, enabling OAC to provide four scholarships this year to the next generation of our aerospace workforce.
If you have any additional questions please contact Leigh Kras: leigh.kras@theOAC.ca