Instant Record Check Scholarship Program

The Instant Record Check Scholarship Program is not disability-specific and is open to all full-time post-secondary students in Canada.

Amount: $500

Number available: 1

Deadline: December 31st, 2022

Instant Record Check celebrates students who strive for excellence and are happy to announce their first-ever Instant Record Check scholarship, which will be awarded to one brilliant student who aspires for excellence and exceptional performance.

The Instant Record Check Scholarship Program provides a one-time reward to pay for tuition, books, computers, room and board, or any education-related expense.


  • 18 years or older
  • Legal resident of Canada or hold a valid student visa
  • Enrolled or accepted to an accredited university or college within Canada
  • Open to both full-time undergraduate and graduate students
  • There are no GPA requirements

NOTE: This scholarship is not disability specific. However, it is open to all students (who fit the criteria above) and thus Instant Record Check has requested that we share their scholarship on our website so eligible students may apply.

How to Apply

There are no application forms required for this scholarship. Instead, the applicant must write a 300-word essay on one of the following topics:

  • The relationship between a person’s criminal history and their credibility
  • The convenience and threats technology has posed to one’s personal information
  • Your stand on employers doing criminal background checks on applicants
  • How the COVID-19 pandemic affected employment chances and the hiring process

Submitting the essay

  • Email essay to as an attached file
  • Please attach file as a Word document
  • You must include the following information:
    • Full name
    • Address
    • Phone number
    • School name
    • Date of birth
  • Use “Instant Record Check $500 Scholarship | Full Name” as the attachment file name and subject line
  • Only one submission per applicant is allowed
  • Applicants must be able to prove their eligibility based on the previously mentioned criteria

Note: by applying, you agree to allow Instant Record Check to use your photo and personal information for marketing purposes if you are the chosen winner.

The Instant Record Check team will pick the best response and notify the winner via email on or before January 31st, 2023.

The winner must respond within seven days; otherwise, another recipient will be selected.

Contact Information

Please contact for further information or regarding any questions or concerns.

See Also

Source: Instant Record Check’s Scholarship Program

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Last Updated: 2022-08-08