Toronto

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

Toronto High School Scholarships
Toronto College Scholarships
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Scholarships

$2,000
Apply for an education grant from Canada PostCanada Post gives $2,000 grants to Indigenous Peoples who have renewed their educational learning. Find out how to apply for the award.Who can apply?You’re eligible to apply if you:Are a Canadian and a member of a First Nation, Métis or Inuit communityHave been out of school for 1 year or more and are...

Summit Physical Therapy Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2024
$500
To be eligible for the Summit Physical Therapy scholarship a student must:1) Be attending college or university no later than January of 2025.2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by January of 2025.3) Have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year.4) Be a U.S. or Canadian resident.5) Submit answers to the essay...

$3,000
Our scholarship program is designed to support, educate and inspire the next generation of leaders and professionals who have the power to change the future. We have three scholarship categories to help you achieve your education goals.Application Review ProcessApplications are reviewed by our selection committee based on your case for financial support, academic merit, community involvement, pursuit of studies that...

Young Heritage Leaders Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2024
$3,500
The Ontario Heritage Trust’s Young Heritage Leaders program celebrates youth achievements in identifying, preserving, protecting and promoting local heritage.Canada Life is proud to sponsor Young Heritage Leaders, a program that fosters a sense of local pride, community involvement and volunteerism. Along with the Ontario Heritage Trust, they reward the young person whose leadership in preserving, protecting and promoting heritage is...

$5,000
The ConnectHER Film Festival is an international youth competition that welcomes short films about issues that impact women and girls. Before making a film for submission, please read all of the following entry requirements and FAQs. We are excited to see your submissions! Good luck!Films must focus on one of our topic areas listed here. Categories include global girls’ education,...

Excellence in Ag Scholarship Program

Deadline: Oct 15, 2024
$16,000
Federated Co-operatives Limited and the Co-operative Retailing System are helping tomorrow’s ag leaders get a head start on their careers. The Excellence in Ag Program is a unique scholarship and internship opportunity that helps finance a student’s education, provide valuable field experience, and build their professional career in the agribusiness industry.Consider the benefits of applying for the Excellence in Ag Program.ScholarshipsScholarships...

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Archbishop Romero Catholic Secondary School Bishop Allen Academy Bishop Marrocco/Thomas Merton Catholic Secondary School Bloor Collegiate Institute Brebeuf College School CALC Secondary School Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts Central Commerce Collegiate Institute Central Technical School Chaminade College School City School Collège français secondaire Contact Alternative School Danforth Collegiate Institute and Technical School Dante Alighieri Academy Don Bosco Catholic Secondary School Eastdale Collegiate Institute Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute École secondaire Étienne-Brûlé ÉSC Monseigneur-de-Charbonnel Etobicoke School of the Arts Father Henry Carr Catholic Secondary School Father John Redmond Catholic Secondary School Forest Hill Collegiate Institute Francis Libermann Catholic High School Greenwood Secondary School Harbord Collegiate Institute Heydon Park Secondary School Humberside Collegiate Institute Inglenook Community School James Cardinal McGuigan Catholic High School Jarvis Collegiate Institute Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute Loretto Abbey Catholic Secondary School Loretto College School Madonna Catholic Secondary School Malvern Collegiate Institute Marshall McLuhan Catholic Secondary School Mary Ward Catholic Secondary School Michael Power/St Joseph High School Monarch Park Collegiate Institute Monsignor Percy Johnson Catholic High School Msgr Fraser College (Alternate Study) Secondary School Msgr Fraser College (Islington Campus) Msgr Fraser-Isabella Msgr Fraser-Midland Neil McNeil High School North Toronto Collegiate Institute Northern Secondary School Notre Dame Catholic High School Oakwood Collegiate Institute Parkdale Collegiate Institute Pope John Paul II Catholic Secondary School Riverdale Collegiate Institute Rosedale Heights School of the Arts Scarlett Heights Entrepreneurial Academy Senator O'Connor College School Sir John A Macdonald Collegiate Institute St Basil The Great College St Joseph's College School St Josephs Morrow Park High School St Mary's Catholic Secondary School St Patrick Catholic Secondary School Timothy Eaton Business & Technical Institute Ursula Franklin Academy Vaughan Road Academy Victoria Park Collegiate Institute West Hill Collegiate Institute West Humber Collegiate Institute West Toronto Collegiate Institute Western Technical & Commercial School Weston Collegiate Institute Westview Centennial Secondary School Wexford Collegiate School for the Arts William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute Winston Churchill Collegiate Institute Woburn Collegiate Institute York Humber High School York Memorial Collegiate Institute York Mills Collegiate Institute Yorkdale Secondary School

Toronto, which is derived from the Iroquois word 'tkaronto' translates to "place where trees stand in the water." In the nineteenth century, a large-scale sewage system was made, illuminating the streets with gas lighting as a regular service. Long-distance railway lines were likewise built, consisting of the Northern Railway of Canada and the Grand Trunk Railway. The dramatic increase of these railways has dramatically increased the number of immigrants who settled within the area. After the Second World War, construction workers from Italy and Portugal, Chinese job-finders and refugees from war-torn Europe arrived. Elimination of racial immigration policies by the late 1960's have increased Toronto's population to more than one million in 1951. By the 1980's, Toronto's population became a lot bigger compared to Montreal, and during the year 1954, Toronto City and several twelve nearby municipalities were federated into a regional government called Metropolitan Toronto.

Toronto has more than 50 dance and ballet companies, two symphony orchestras, six opera companies, and numerous theatres. The City houses the national ballet of Canada, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Canadian Opera Company and the Canadian Stage Company. various famous locations include: Toronto Centre for the Arts, Sony Centre for the performing Arts, the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Princess Wales Theatre, Roy Thomson Hall and the Royal Alexandra Theatre. Ontario Place is proud of Cinesphere, the world's first permanent IMAX movie theatre. Molson Ampitheatre is an open-air location used for large scale music concerts. The Canadian Stage Company also presents an outdoor Shakespeare production in Toronto's High Park referred to as "Dream in the Park" each and every summertime. Canada likewise has a Walk of Fame that recognizes Canadians who are successful. The Distillery District is a pedestrian village that has numerous boutiques, artist studios, restaurants, art galleries, small breweries, comprising the popular Mill Street Brewery. The Young Centre for the Performing Arts is home to the drama production of George Brown College and Soulpepper Theatre Company.

The Yorkville neighborhood is one of the city's most elegant and luxurious dining and shopping places. Many celebrities are seen in this area, specially during the Toronto International Film Festival. The Toronto Eaton Centre is also of the very best shopping places in North America, drawing more than fifty-two million visitors and tourists every year. Greektown (Danforth) is also another major tourist attraction. It has among the biggest number of restaurants for each kilometer in the world, and is also home to the yearly "Taste of the Danforth" festival that draws over one million individuals every 2 days.

All of the big five banks of Canada are based in the city of Toronto: Bank of Nova Scotia, Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto-Dominion Bank, Bank of Montreal, and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. The city is an influential centre for the publishing, film production, telecommunications, media and information technology industry. Thompson Corporation, Celestica, Rogers Communication, and CTVglobemedia are situated here, as well as Manulife Financial, Sun Life Financial, Four Seasons Hotels, and Hudson's Bay Company. Toronto is also a distribution point for the industrial sector. Quebec City-Windsor Corridor's extensive rail and road connections support the nearby manufacturing of chemicals, paper, food, machinery, motor vehicles, steel and iron.