Deer Ridge Entrance Award

Award type: 
Entrance bursaries (financial need)
Award description: 

Established by the Deer Ridge Charitable Foundation to reflect its concern for the youth of the Region of Waterloo, one or more awards are available each year to full-time students entering the University of Waterloo from a secondary school in the Region of Waterloo. To be eligible, candidates must have lived in the Region of Waterloo for at least ten years, demonstrate academic excellence, and financial need. Participation in extracurricular activities in the school and community may also be a consideration.

Value description: 

up to $4,000 each

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • resident of Region of Waterloo for a minimum of ten years
  • academic performance
  • financial need (based on Entrance Bursary assessment)
  • participation in extracurricular activities
Open to any program
Canadian/Permanent resident
Application required?: 
Application details:
  • Complete the applicable online award application.
  • Complete the online Entrance Bursary application.
Application deadline: 
April 15