Presented by Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region, the Moving Forward Scholarship will be awarded to a former client who is looking to empower themselves through higher education. Each grant is $500 and the selected applicant must use these funds to assist in their educational journey.
How to apply:
Be Enrolled in an Educational Program
This can include any educational program that will progress your learning and help move you beyond violence. Proof of enrollment is required with your application.
Be a Former Client of Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region
Applicants could have used either Outreach or Residential services to apply for this grant.
Show Financial Need
We understand the financial burden that pursuing higher education can cause. Due to this, this grant does not need to be used strictly for tuition, but for any costs that come alongside your education including childcare, gas, etc.
Please watch the below video to learn more about the opportunity from Leigh Savage, Interm Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Manager at Women’s Crisis Services.