Dixon Foundation WE Accelerate Award

Award type: 
Award description: 

Six awards, valued at $2,000 each, will be awarded to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the WE Accelerate first work term program. Selection is based on a combination of academic excellence (minimum 70% cumulative average) and a statement expressing how this award will help to remove financial barriers and make a difference in their work experience. Students who are participating in the WE Accelerate program during Winter term will be invited to apply. This fund is made possible by a donation from The Ross and Doris Dixon Charitable Foundation.

Year One, Year Two
Open to any program
Canadian citizen/permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Application required
Additional instructions: 

You must opt-in to the WE Accelerate program by late-January. Refer to the WE Accelerate page for full details. Participants will be invited to apply for this award.

  • See contact detail below.
Contact detail: 
  • We Accelerate program details on the Co-operative Education website.