James Raymond Cowling Foundation Scholarship

To recognize the efforts of our exceptional volunteers we are offering scholarships to assist participants with their post-secondary education, open to students with and without and IDD in their final year of high school and those already at university or college.

The James Raymond Cowling University & College Scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded to a successful participant involved in a university or college chapter. The James Raymond Cowling High School Scholarship of $500, will be presented to a student, in their final year of High School, preparing to begin post-secondary education.

Please complete the ApplicationĀ Form and return it along with all supporting documents by email to info@bestbuddies.ca, or by fax to 416-531-0325, before May 31.

James Raymond Cowling Foundation Scholarship Application Form

Criteria for Scholarships:

  • Have been noticeably involved with Best Buddies for at least one school year
  • Must be a graduating student and attending post-secondary institution in the fall (High School only)
  • Must be a returning student the following year (University/College only)

To apply for these exciting opportunities, students should download and complete the Application Form.

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