Sabrina Shannon Memorial Award

The Sabrina Shannon Memorial Award is available to students entering or continuing their post-secondary studies.

Amount: $1000

Number Available: 2

Deadline: April 3, 2023

The Sabrina Shannon Memorial Award is dedicated to the life of Sabrina Shannon, an inspiring teenager who suffered a fatal anaphylactic reaction in 2003. In 2005, Sabrina’s Law was passed in Ontario, providing landmark legislation that has influenced policy across Canada and the United States.

This award is awarded by Food Allergy Canada. It is made possible through an educational grant from TD Securities.


This award is available to students entering their first year or continuing their studies at a post-secondary institution. It is awarded to students who have contributed significantly to the Canadian food allergy community.

How to Apply

A committee of Food Allergy Canada staff and volunteers review each application and select recipients based on their submission of a short essay.

Applications are currently closed. When applications are open, the application form is available on the Food Allergy Canada Community Awards webpage.

Contact Information


Phone: 1 866 785-5660 or 416 785-5666

Mailing Address: Food Allergy Canada, 505 Consumers Road, Suite 507, Toronto, ON M2J 4V8

See Also

Source: the Food Allergy Canada Community Awards webpage

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Last updated: 2023-05-18