Scholarships and Bursaries

Wellington County Council approved a Bursary/Scholarship Programme in 2008.

The application form, accompanied by a copy of an Official Transcript, must be submitted to the County Deputy Clerk by August 31st.



EFFECTIVE DATE: June 1, 2008

AUTHORITY: Wellington County Council  


To establish a set of guidelines for applications received for the Wellington County Bursary/Scholarship Programme. The purpose of this programme is to provide financial assistance for students within our community who are entering or enrolled in college or university.


The following criteria will apply for the County Bursary/Scholarship Programme:

  1. The applicant must be a resident within Wellington County.
  2. The applicant must be pursuing studies at a post secondary level.
  3. The applicant must have a proven record of involvement in the community.
  4. Applicants applying for a scholarship must have an overall average of 75% upon graduation.
  5. Applicants applying for a bursary must clearly demonstrate in writing financial need.
  6. Successful applicants will be required to forward their Social Insurance Number to Wellington County to receive award.

Download the Application for the Bursary/Scholarship Programme. The Administration, Finance and Human Resources Committee will award the scholarships and their recommendations will be adopted by Wellington County Council.