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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Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Deadline: Jun 25, 2024
$250,000
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...

MADD Canada Youth Bursary Fund

Deadline: May 31, 2024
$10,000
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
$2,500
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...

$5,000
The application process must start with a Zonta club. All application materials must be received at a Zonta club by the deadline printed on the application. If you downloaded the application from the Zonta International website, you must contact a Zonta club first for deadline information. If the Zonta club contact information is not printed on the application, please locate...

Tommy Douglas Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2024
$2,500
Information you will need for the online form:Your original essay on this year's topic. Only essays in PDF are accepted.The name of your high school and its contact information.The university or college program you plan to attend and its contact information.Information that will help us process your application:The name of the union your parents, grandparents, or legal guardians is a...

$2,000
BURSARY APPLICATION FORM - INSTRUCTIONSTo be considered for the bursary you must submit the following:Completed application formCurrent transcriptReference letter from a faculty memberAll information is requested by June 30.Three Bursaries to be Issued per Year $2000/AwardThe applicant must be a full time Canadian student enrolled in an accredited post-secondary program in the field of Geomatics with a hydrographic and/or a...

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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.