SKI CANADA BURSARY

INTAKE NOW CLOSED FOR 2017

Application Deadline: May 12th, 2017 

This annual $1,000 award for each participating province is designated for U14 (2003/2004) & U16 (2001/2002) alpine ski racers who show promise of rising to the top ranks of ski racing in Canada and need financial assistance to help achieve their goals.

The award is distributed by the Ski Canada Fund, a pool of funds accumulated through commissions paid on the use of the Bank of Montreal Master Card. Alpine Ontario will select one deserving athlete each spring and announce the winner in the Fall Ski Canada Magazine.

Ski Canada Magazine is Canada’s largest paid circulation ski magazine promoting alpine skiing and ski racing since 1972.

All applications are forwarded to the Awards and Scholarships Committee for review and decisions. Selected recipients will be notified by e-mail or phone. Successful applicants will be recognized on Alpine Ontario’s website, newsletter and social media accounts.

2016-17 Winners: 
Emma Gosselin, Osler Bluff ($500)
Mathieu Beauchamp, Searchmont Ski Runners ($500)

DAVE MURRAY SKI FOUNDATION BURSARY

INTAKE NOW CLOSED FOR 2017

Application Deadline: May 12th, 2017

The David Murray Ski Foundation continues to support alpine ski racers throughout Canada with a bursary in the amount of $750 awarded to an athlete who is working towards becoming a member of the Canadian Alpine Ski Team. This award was established in memory of Crazy Canuck, Dave Murray. In 1979, he was ranked third in the world in downhill ski racing and finished 10th overall at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, NY.

All applications are forwarded to the Awards and Scholarships Committee for review and decisions. Selected recipients will be notified by e-mail or phone. Successful applicants will be recognized on Alpine Ontario’s website, newsletter and social media accounts.

2016-17 Winner: 
Camryn Metzger, Ontario Ski Team

 

 KARBON BURSARY

INTAKE IS NOW CLOSED

$5,000.00 awarded to 1 male and 1 female ($2,500.00 each) U 14, U16 and U19 athletes only. Decisions will be based on:

  1. Athletic performance
  2. Financial need
  3. Commitment, attitude, work ethic, dedication, goals

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2016/17 Winners;
Max Murphy (Craigleith Ski Club)
Ella Danby (Alpine Ski Club)

Dairy Farmers of Canada

New for 2017 are 30 grants of $5,000 each to deserving female athletes, teams, or organizations. Deadline for submissions is noon on September 20th

Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and Canadian Paralympic Committee

Engaged in a partnership since 2013 to create greater opportunities for children and youth with disabilities between the ages of 4 and 18, and who face barriers to actively participate in organized sports and physical activity.  Deadline for applications is August 1