It is our mandate to address the social, economic and cultural issues and needs of Black Women regardless of ability, age, ancestry, citizenship, class, culture, ethnicity, marital status, place of birth, religion or sexual orientatio. As part of our mandate we are pleased to offer a number of scholarship opportunities to local students, a list of available scholarships and past winners can be found below.
Canada 150 Scholarship

One $1,500.00 Scholarship is available

Application forms are available here

Criteria:  Academic Excellence, Community Involvement, Financial Need, Acceptance to a post-secondary institution and a Resident of TVDSB & LDCSB districts

Deadline for submission of completed applications is

May 15, 2017

Kay Livingstone Memorial Award
Gwen Jenkins Memorial Award
Yaphet Robinson Award

Kay pioneered the cause of Black women in Canada and was an advocate of social justice for all individuals. In 1992 the London Chapter established the Kay Livingstone Scholarship in her memory. This scholarship will not be offered in the 2016/2017 school year.

This award was established in memory of the late Mrs. Gwen Jenkins, founding President of the Congress of Black Women of Canada, London Chapter. This scholarship will not be offered in the 2016/2017 school year

The Yaphet Robinson Human Equality Award is for extra-ordinary service to our community in the furtherance of human rights and is awarded annually.