Personal Support Worker and Continuing Care Assistant Scholarship
Choosing to be a personal support worker or care team assistant is choosing to make an impact in the day-to-day lives of patients and their families. In contribution to the profession, we’re pleased to provide a $1000 scholarship each year to a student or recent graduate of a personal support worker or continuing care assistant certification program.
Applicants must be in good academic standing with their school and verified by a school reference. In addition, the applicant must be focused on working in an acute care hospital setting upon completion of their personal support worker or continuing care assistant program.
Current Carecor employees, family members of Carecor healthcare employees, and Carecor office staff are not eligible to participate in this scholarship program.
The scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in:
- a PSW program at an Ontario community college
- a PSW program at an Ontario private career college that is registered with and approved by the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities
- an approved Ontario Board of Education PSW Program
The scholarship is open to those who have graduated from a certified PSW program in Ontario in 2020.
Nova Scotia Applicants
The scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in a continuing care assistant program at a Nova Scotia community or private career college.
The scholarship is open to those who have graduated from a continuing care assistant program at a Nova Scotia community or private career college in 2020.
How to Apply
Deadline for applications for the 2020 PSW/CCA Scholarship was December 18, 2020, 5pm EST. Thank you to all who applied, however we are no longer accepting admissions.
The winner of the 2020 PSW/CCA scholarship will be announced in early 2021.
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