There are many scholarships for Burlington students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Burlington, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Burlington students in the following categories:

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Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Deadline: Jun 25, 2024
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge is an annual global competition for students to inspire creative thinking about science. Students ages 13 to 18 from countries across the globe are invited to create and submit original videos (2:00 minutes in length maximum) that bring to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics. The submissions are judged on...

Lift Parts Express Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2024
To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship you must be either:A Current Senior in High School or a Freshman or Sophomore in College/UniversityBe a legal resident of the United States or CanadaEnrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2024Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline.

Got a Spine Scholarship

Deadline: May 02, 2024
To be eligible for the Arctic Chiropractic "Got a Spine Scholarship" a student must:1) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2024.2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2024.3) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.4) Be a U.S. or Canadian resident.5) Be attending a...

Scotiabank Scholarships

Deadline: May 03, 2024
Scotiabank's $60,000 investment is divided into 16 x $3,750 Scholarships in 4 Themes across 4 Regions.Four (4) Scholarship RegionsAlberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, NunavutAtlantic Canada, QuebecBritish Columbia, YukonOntarioFour (4) Scholarship ThemesCarefully review the Application Form for specific application requirements.Diversity ScholarshipFour (4) Winners x $3,750Financial Wellness ScholarshipFour (4) Winners x $3,750Future Women Leaders ScholarshipFour (4) Winners x $3,750STEM ScholarshipFour (4) Winners...

MADD Canada Youth Bursary Fund

Deadline: May 31, 2024
MADD Canada has restructured our bursary program to have more meaningful impact on students’ lives.  Beginning in 2016, one(1) bursary of $10,000 will be awarded to the applicant with the highest score in honour of Louise Joanne Twerdy.  Additional bursaries in the amount of $5,000 will also be available. Winning applicants may not reapply in subsequent years.Criteria: MADD Canada’s Bursary...

Hereford Youth Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 01, 2024
Support excellence in ongoing studies in any undergraduate program leading to a career related to the livestock industry.Eligibility: applicants must becurrent or past member of CJHA or have a connection to the Hereford cattle breed demonstrated through a letter of recommendation from an active member of the Canadian Hereford Association, not related to the applicant,be registered for ongoing studies in...

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Burlington is a city situated on the ridge of the Niagara Escarpment and the shores of the great Lake Ontario. The city is in the centre of what is known as the Golden Horseshoe, a dynamic business region in Southern Ontario. The city sits within the Greater Toronto Area and a population of 164,415. Politically, the city of Burlington belongs to Halton Region. Burlington is among the top places to live in Canada. It is one of the three best Canadian cities.

Burlington has a total land area of 187 km2, made up of the sloping plain between the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario. The main urban area is located south of Hwy. 407 and the Parkway Belt. To the north, the land is mainly utilized for conservation, agriculture and rural residential. The city was once a port town. Nowadays, recreational sailing vessels moor at a slip marina within LaSalle Park.

Burlington City hosts various highlights. Summer festivals comprise Canada's Largest Ribfest and the Burlington Sound of Music Festival. Visitors likewise come to visit the Spencer Smith Park and the Burlington Art Centre. All of these attractions can be found at the Waterfront at Downtown Burlington. Burlington City attracts nature lovers due to its proximity to the Niagara Escarpment and the Iroquoian section of the Bruce Trail. Tourists come to see the Royal Botanical Gardens, which the city of Burlington shares with Hamilton. Another attraction is the Skyway Bridge, a 2.2 km long bridge. Two huge malls, Mapleview Centre and Burlington Mall, draw numerous shoppers.

The economy of Burlington is driven largely by the manufacturing and automotive sectors. With a well-developed transportation infrastructure, the city of Burlington enjoys the economic advantages of a diversified economic base. It is situated in Canada's largest consumer market and near large industries, benefiting from proximity to Hamilton and its location within the Greater Toronto Area. Burlington City has always been connected with a high quality of life.

The many residents of Burlington are most often employed within the food processing, packaging, motor transportation/vehicle, electronics, business services, environmental and chemical/pharmaceutical industries. In the private sector, the largest employers consist of Cogeco Cable, Fearmans Pork Inc, Boehringer Ingleheim, Everetz Microsystems and EMC2. Numerous individuals are hired within the public sector, working for Joseph Brant memorial Hospital, the city of Burlington, the Halton Catholic District School Board and the Halton District Board of Education. Burlington's financial system is highly diverse with no single employment sector or employer dominating.