Application for Scholarship


Applicants must meet all of the following criterial to be eligible.

  1. The applicant must have a spinal cord injury (verified in writing by a physician or other health care professional).
  2. The applicant must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant.
  3. The applicant must be attending, or will be attending, a recognized post-secondary institution in Canada.
  4. The applicant has provided a copy of his/her most recent two years of transcripts (unless the applicant has not been in school for the past five years).
  5. Three letters of reference are required, recognizing the applicant’s outstanding initiative, scholastic achievement and contributions to the community.
  6. For the Sun Life Financial Peer Support Scholarship, the applicant must be engaged as a peer volunteer with one of the SCI Canada Federation members and provide a letter of support from the organization.
Personal Information
Educational Information
What courses are you planning to take in each semester this school year?
Financial Information
Please provide three (3) reference letters, with at least one (1) from an academic source. Letters should address the applicant’s outstanding initiative, scholastic achievement and potential contributions to their community.


By signing this document, I am stating that to the best of my knowledge, the above answers are correct and complete. I hereby authorize Spinal Cord Injury Canada to verify information that I have provided in this application with organizations such as educational institutions and funding agencies. I understand that false or complete information will result in automatic disqualification of my application.



Spinal Cord Injury Canada

520 Sutherland Drive, Toronto, ON, Canada, M4G 3V9
Bill Adair, Executive Director
(416) 200-5814