Welcome to the new Disability Awards website, created by the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS). This website was created to help post-secondary students search hundreds of scholarships available across Canada specifically for students with disabilities. For more information on NEADS media, events and resources visit NEADS.ca .

Please note that we are continually adding and updating content, if you see a scholarship with a deadline from a previous year, use the links provided to check the source for the most up-to-date information and deadlines.


The NEADS 2024 Summer Financial Assistance Program is open for applications until Friday, June 14,  2024 at 11:59 pm Eastern Time. The goal of this program is to encourage full access to post-secondary education for persons living with disabilities, who often have higher costs and greater barriers to participation in higher education. Click the following link to learn more about the Financial Assistance Program and apply NEADS 2024 Summer Financial Assistance Program

If you have questions, concerns, or information that can be added to this website, please use the Contact Us page.

French Content Available – French content is being added periodically.

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Last Updated: 2024-07-04