2021 Diversity Scholarship Application (Part-Time Students)

Who May Apply?

To be eligible for a Diversity Scholarship, applicants must:

  • live in a CHFT member co-op
  • plan to attend a recognized, publicly funded, Canadian, post-secondary education institution – community college or university – on a part-time basis in the 2021/2022 academic year
  • have used their knowledge and understanding of diversity to make a positive contribution to their school and/or local community
  • have demonstrated a financial need.

Students will have to show us

  • they are already registered part-time
  • a transcript, showing passing marks for the program
  • accounts with the college or university are up to date.

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are mandatory to submit the application.


    You must be a part-time student to be eligible.

    You must be a CHFT co-op resident in Ontario to be eligible.

    PART A - Personal Information

    Be sure to include the unit number if applicable.
    Must be a CHFT member co-op.

    PART B - Education/Work

    PART C - Volunteer Activity

    Please list the most recent volunteer activity you have participated in that promoted diversity. This is mandatory.

    PART D - Essay Upload

    Please upload a short essay (500 words) on the following subject:

    There has been a lot of discussion and turmoil around the world, including Canada, about anti-racism. Things like the Truth and Reconciliation Commission have amplified Canada's history of injustices. Keeping these things in mind, what should the co-op sector be doing to address anti-racism, anti-Indigeneity and all forms of discrimination?

    Reading materials that may assist you:

    Must be a PDF file with a maximum size of 2 MB.

    PART E - Transcript Upload

    Please attach your transcript as a scanned document (in PDF format).

    Must be a PDF file with a maximum size of 8 MB.