Inspired by retired General Rick Hillier and Honorary Lt. Colonel Kevin Reed, Project Hero is a program through which colleges and universities offer scholarships and bursaries for dependent children of Canadian Forces personnel killed while serving in an active military mission. The scholarship program provides a $4000 scholarship, renewable for 3 years of study. The eligibility for this scholarship is to be confirmed through the Children of Deceased Veterans – Education Assistance Act verification process. Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) administers this process and will provide the written confirmation for children of deceased veterans.
Eligibility: The recipient must be:
a dependant of a member of the Canadian Forces who lost his/her life as a result of being deployed on an international operation.
under the age of twenty-six
admitted to an undergraduate first-entry program
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Level of Study:
Value/Amount: $4000 scholarship, renewable for 3 years of study.
Academic Year: 2019-2130
How to Apply: Complete the Admission Awards Profile, by logging into JOIN U of T.