Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award

The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award is available to students studying at McMaster University. 

Amount: Varies

Number Available: Varies

Deadline: Sept 8th or April 30 Depending on where you look on the website.   

The Jeanne and Peter Nolan Award was established in 2014 by Kim (Class of 2004 and 2009) and Tim (Class of ‘86 and 2004) Nolan to celebrate the lives of Jeanne and Peter Nolan. Please check the website to see if anything has changed, whether that be changes to the deadline, Number of scholarships available or amount is worth can change at any point.


To be awarded to a student in a Social Work program who is registered with Student Accessibility Services.

How to Apply

Detailed directions for completing McMaster Aid Applications are available at

Here’s a Short summery                                                                                                                                                                                                 -Step 1. Go to the Aid by Application tab                                                                                                                                                             -Step 2. Once you have found the Scholarship that suits you;                                                                                                                                       – Go to the Print Require documents List(save the Pdf to your Computer)                                                                                                         – Click the Apply for this award box. If you don’t the application will be incomplete.                                                                                 -Step 3. Start to Build your application: The Pdf will tell you what you need to need to submit in your application.                                                         Some of these thing you may need are:                                                                                                                                                                          -One-page Expiation of why you are the best choice for this award normally its between 400-500 words.                                                        -Curriculum Vitae / academic resume. A resume that focuses on your academic achievements including                                                         awards, projects,research, ect.                                                                                                                                                                            -Unofficial transcript                                                                                                                                                                                              -Reference letter: This is normally from a professor, supervisor, colleague.                                                                                                        -Community Contribution Award Chart: This is a chart tracking your extracurricular hours                                                                                 (for community contribution awards only)                                                                                                                                   -Step 4. Submit your application and required documents.

Complete the online aid application in Mosaic for McMaster aid such as scholarships, bursaries and work programs. The online aid application opens for all students on Aug. 12.

Contact Information

McMaster University
Student Financial Aid & Scholarships
1280 Main St. West, Gilmour Hall, Room 108

Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L8

Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 24319

SFAS Email:


SFAS communicates with students using the Mosaic Student Center.

A confidential drop box is located outside the door to SFAS, Gilmour Hall, Room 108 and is emptied at 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Write your name and student ID number on all documents.

Online chat via the SFAS website (for general inquiries only) is available: Monday -Thursday 10:00 am. – 12:30 pm 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Contact information:

See Also

Other McMaster University scholarships:

See other Ontario scholarships // See other scholarships open to all disabilities