The EKO Scholarship

Awarded annually since 2011, the EKO Scholarship, formally known as the OACRS (Ontario Association of Children’s Rehabilitation Services) Scholarship, helps support students who have received services from an EKO member organisation, pursue their post-secondary education or career.

Applicants must:

  • Be an applicant for post-secondary education at the university or community college level or be pursuing career goals that involve a tuition fee;
  • Have received services from one of Ontario’s Children’s Treatment Centres
  • Demonstrate his/her suitability to receive a scholarship
  • Provide a letter outlining career goals, course of study, involvement with their local CTC including what difference this has made in their life; relevant volunteer activity at school, at their CTC or in the community, and explain what makes them an outstanding candidate for this award

Recommendation letters from an EKO member organization and the applicant’s school are also required.

Please watch our website for information about the 2019 scholarships, including application criteria and deadlines. The application period opens by February, 2019 and closes in May.