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Paul Connelly Sr. Scholarship

The application period is now closed. Recipients of the Paul Connelly Sr. Scholarship will be informed by the end of June. 

Youth participating for a minimum of two years as a "Little" in our Traditional Match or In-School Mentoring Programs are eligible to apply for academic and financial support for post secondary schooling through application to the Paul Connelly Sr. Scholarship.

You do not have to be a "Little" at the time of application. 

This scholarship was established by the Connelly Family in honour of their father Paul Connelly Sr. wonderful supporters of BBBSY, we thank Paul Connelly Jr. and his family for their dedication and hard work to promote participation in the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. The Paul Connelly Sr. Scholarship is for high school seniors who plan to attend a post-secondary college, university or vocational/technical school and require financial assistance.

This $1000 scholarship is awarded yearly in June to a deserving student who meets the scholarship criteria.  To apply for this opportunity please download the application form and return it to our office at 350 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora L4G 3V7. 

Applications are due May 31st each year.