Lakehead University Northwestern Ontario & Simcoe County Citizenship Scholarship.

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Heading to Lakehead University? You may be eligible to be nominated for the Lakehead University Northwestern Ontario & Simcoe County Citizenship Scholarship (NWOSCCS) for the upcoming 2023/24 academic year.

Lakehead University Northwestern Ontario & Simcoe County Citizenship Scholarship (NWOSCCS)

Awarded to 10 graduating students from eligible high schools in Northwestern Ontario and Simcoe County who model good citizenship within their high school and community.


$3,000 (payable in 1st year only)


  • Minimum 85% average in Grade 12 U or M academic marks as of May 2023
  • Must be a citizen, permanent resident, or landed immigrant of Canada
  • Must plan to attend Lakehead University in the upcoming year on a full-time basis
  • Must be nominated by an eligible high school guidance department

Application Process:

  • Eligible high school nominates one (1) student by February 15 annually
  • Eligible high school directs student to complete the “Supplemental Application”   Click here to download the Supplemental Application
    • Supplemental application package must be completed electronically in MS Word
    • Email the completed supplemental application to [email protected] with the following subject line: NWOSCCS Application – [Last Name], [First Name]
    • Application due March 15, 2023

HHS can only nominate 1 student. If you wish to be considered for nomination submit in writing your request with a short paragraph explaining why you think you would be a good candidate to Ally Myers, [email protected] by February 3, 2023