Consolidated Credit Canada Scholarship Program

Consolidated Credit is proud to offer a $500 bi-annual scholarship to eligible college and university students who meet the valid requirements. Twice per year, we give students the opportunity to win $500 to put towards their college/university expenses. See the rules for valid entry and submission eligibility.

To qualify, send in an essay answering the prompt below.

2023 Second-Half of the Year Scholarship Prompt

What are your financial goals? How have you set yourself set up to achieve them and what do you do to stay on track?

Tell us about yourself

Submission Rules

To receive a $500 scholarship, the applicant must:

  • Be a Canadian resident
  • Be able to prove they are either enrolled in or slated to start college/university in the upcoming semester
  • Submissions will be accepted from Sep 15th, 2023 to Dec 15th, 2023.
  • Winner will be announced by Jan 31st, 2024.
  • By submitting an entry, Consolidated Credit Canada reserves the right to use the participant’s submission and image as it deems fit for marketing purposes
  • Multiple submissions are not permitted
  • The winner can only win once per year
  • Winner will be notified by email


2023’s First Half of the Year Scholarship

2023 1st half Scholarship Winner - Sydney Robertson

Wishing big congratulations to our 2023 First Half of the Year Scholarship winner, Sydney Robertson!

Sydney is from Dundas, Ontario and is currently studying at the University of Guelph. Her essay reminds us that in the midst of financially challenging times, a little kindness goes a long way. Read her winning entry here.

2022’s Second Half of the Year Scholarship

Our 2022 Second half scholarship winner is Yuki Tam! Yuki is a York University student who shared how taking her father’s advice not to fear money helped her take control of her finances. Read her winning entry here.

2022 2nd half Scholarship Winner - Yuki Tam

2022’s First Half of the Year Scholarship

2022 1st half Scholarship Winner - Parsa Rajabi

Congratulations to our 2022 First Half of the Year Scholarship winner Parsa Rajabi! Parsa is a graduate student studying Computer Science at Simon Fraser University (SFU) School of Applied Science. We wish Parsa all the best in his studies! To read his entry go here.

2021’s Second Half of the Year Scholarship

This year’s second-half winner is Laura Orban, a student enrolled at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. You can read Laura’s contest essay here.

2021’s First Half of the Year Scholarship

consolidated credit canada scholarship winner

This year’s first-half winner is Matthew Tran, a student heading to Queen’s University’s Smith School of Business next year. You can read Matthew’s contest essay here.

Past winner of the $1,000 2020 Consolidated Credit Canada Scholarship Program!

Her name is Shelby Empey, and she is a graduate of Queen’s University. She will be attending law school in September at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law.

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Other Scholarship Opportunities

Consolidated Credit Canada and Seneca College have partnered together over the last three years to award students dedicated to personal financial empowerment with the funds they need to graduate with as little student debt as possible. Our Financial Empowerment Awards grant two awardees $2500 each for demonstrating how they plan to use that money to achieve their financial goals. To date, our winners have expressed the need for further financial literacy support at all levels of education. Student awardees also state that the growing cost of education coupled with the high cost of student debt puts graduates at a disadvantage when it comes to achieving milestones like purchasing cars and homes. As Canada’s largest non-profit credit counselling organization, we take these statements to heart and are working hard to expand our financial empowerment awards to students and organizations across the country.

Other Winners

We’d also like to announce the two winners of the $2,500 Consolidated Credit Financial Empowerment Award, administered and awarded to students at Seneca College. They are Misun Chun and Brock Csada. Congratulations!

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