Markham

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

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Scholarships

SMART Scholarships

Deadline: Dec 01, 2022
$38,000
The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship-for-Service Program is funded by the Department of Defense (DoD). It is a combined educational and workforce development opportunity for bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. students to gain technical skills in critical STEM fields and support the national security mission of DoD.MissionThe SMART Program provides a combined education and career opportunity to students...

$10,000
Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate engineering or pre-engineering students who are enrolled full-time in a post-secondary educational institution and pursuing a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree in a course of study that traditionally has been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession. Applicants must have a cumulative college Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a scale...

Rubincam Youth Award

Deadline: Dec 15, 2022
$500
The Rubincam Youth Award was established in 1986 to honor Milton Rubincam, CG, FASG, FNGS, for his many years of service to the National Genealogical Society and to the field of genealogy. These awards encourage and recognize our youth as the next generation of family historians.The awards may be given annually to a student in either one or two age...

Burger King Scholars Program

Deadline: Dec 15, 2022
$50,000
Created in memory of Burger King Co-founder James “Jim” W. McLamore, the Burger King Scholars program has awarded nearly $55 million in scholarships to over 45,000 high school students, BK® employees and their families across North America since 2000. In 2022 alone, the Foundation awarded over $4.6 million in scholarships to nearly 4,000 students.Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000...

The Dalton Camp Award

Deadline: Jan 06, 2023
$10,000
Essays under 2,000 words are invited on any topic relating to the link between democracy and the media in Canada. Essays should be creative, engaging and provocative and be written in a dynamic, compelling style.Essays shall be written in English, and not exceed 2,000 words in length, including any editorial content in citations. Essays will be judged on both subject...

Rise Challenge

Deadline: Jan 25, 2023
$500,000
Each year, Rise invites 15-17 year olds from around the world to participate in the Rise Challenge. Unlike many traditional applications, Rise uses videos, projects, and group interviews so applicants have multiple opportunities to showcase their potential. For applicants without access to a video recording device, we offer the option of submitting text responses. For applicants without access to technology,...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Br André Catholic High School
Bur Oak Secondary School
Father Michael McGivney Catholic Academy High School
Markham District High School
Markville Secondary School
Middlefield Collegiate Institute
Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School
St Augustine Catholic High School

Markham provides numerous attractions to visitors and tourists, like for instance Frederick Horsman Varley Art Gallery, Heintzman House, Reesor Farm Market, Markham Heritage Estates, Cathedral of the Transfiguration, Thornhill village, Main Street Markham, Main Street Unionville, First Markham Place and Market Village, Milne Dam Conservation Park and Forsythe Farm. Main Street Unionville provides over seventy fashion boutiques and stores, heritage festivals, fine dining restaurants, outdoor summer concerts, and art galleries. Main Street Markham provides heritage and cultural festivals, pubs, restaurants, and farmers' market to tourists and locals alike. First Markham Place and Market Village is located at the corner of Kennedy Road and Steeles Avenue, and it has two shopping complexes: Market Village within Markham and the Pacific Mall. Forsythe Farm shows what it is truly like to live amidst a country home setting.

In Markham City, there are hundreds of mall, including the more popular Market Village, Pacific Mall, and Markville Shopping Centre. Additionally, there are some Asian-oriented shopping centres in the region to serve the huge numbers of Asians (mainly Chinese Canadian) in the area. The First Markham Place has many shops and restaurants that cater to everybody, and the Pacific Mall is popular among the Chinese, as it is a Chinese mall located on Kennedy Road and Steeles Avenue East. Aside from this, there is also the Market Village Mall and Splendid China Tower, which is considered to be the second largest shopping area in North America. It is preceded by the Golden Village within Richmond, British Columbia. For those who like to shop at stores that are smaller, they could visit The Shops on Steeles and 404, Thornhill Square, Metro Square, New Kennedy Square and Peachtree Centre.

The city of Markham was once known to be more industrially-active than Toronto City in the 19th century, and its independent community created distilleries and breweries in addition to creating products for international exports. These days, it is known for the large number of major businesses which are situated within the town. Companies like for instance Genesis Microchip, Apple Inc., Sun Microsystems, Honeywell, Lucent, Toshiba, IBM and Motorola are just among the corporations that have made the city of Markham their permanent base for their businesses.