One or two awards, valued at up to $3,500, are available annually to students entering first year of a full-time undergraduate degree program at the University of Waterloo from a secondary school in the Region of Waterloo. To be eligible for consideration, candidates must have lived in the Region of Waterloo for at least 10 years, have a minimum admission average of 80%, and demonstrated financial need. Financial need will be assessed through the University of Waterloo Entrance Bursary program. Preference will be given to students who have participated in extracurricular activities in the school and community. This fund was established by the Deer Ridge Charitable Foundation to reflect its concern for the youth of the Region of Waterloo.
Note: If you, your parents, or your spouse are members of the Deer Ridge Golf Club, you are not eligible for this award.
Application deadline: April 15.
Contact Student Awards and Financial Aid if you have questions about specific award requirements, completing the form, or award decisions.