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Scholarships and Awards

Every year, CNIB's scholarship program awards multiple scholarships, bursaries and other awards to people who are blind or partially sighted in recognition of their educational aspirations and achievements. Here you'll find more information about these opportunities and how you can apply for them!

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CNIB Post-Secondary Scholarships

Multiple CNIB post-secondary scholarships are available to students who are pursuing a post-secondary diploma, degree, skilled trades certificate or apprenticeship program. Learn more about the application requirements and submission process.
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CNIB Master’s Scholarships

CNIB Master’s Scholarships encourage and support students who are blind or partially sighted to undertake post-graduate studies. Learn more about the application requirements and submission process.
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CNIB National Youth Council Leadership Award

The CNIB National Youth Council Leadership Award celebrates young people with sight loss who go above and beyond to make a difference.
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External Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries

There are many scholarships, bursaries, and awards administered or delivered by external organizations, foundations, and corporations. Here you'll find more information about external opportunities available to Canadian students.

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CNIB Scholarship Recipients

Meet CNIB Scholarship recipients and discover how scholarships, bursaries and other external awards can help support your educational and professional aspirations.