Granting 15 awards of $5000 each to reward graduating high school students who have distinguished themselves through environmental initiatives. Applications due January 31, 2007.
The Toyota Earth Day Scholarship Program grants 15 awards of $5000 each annually, to be applied directly towards tuition, books, room and board (where applicable) or other educational expenses for the first year of post-secondary full-time studies in Canada.
Regional panels of community, business and environmental leaders will select the winners who best meet the selection criteria. Awards will be granted in five geographic areas:
Atlantic Canada: 2 awards
Quebec: 4 awards
Ontario: 4 awards
Western Canada / Northwest Territories / Nunavut: 3 awards
British Columbia / Yukon: 2 awards
A national winner – selected from the 15 regional winners – will also be awarded an Outstanding Environmental Achievement Award and a Panasonic notebook computer a the National Awards Ceremony.
Entry Deadline: completed applications must be postmarked no later than Jan 31, 2007.