Here are a few scholarships and grants that are available to help our young athletes:
The Spirit of Sandra Junior Curling Scholarship
The goal of this scholarship is to give talented junior curlers (under the age of 21 years) the opportunity of combining their competitive curling pursuits with a year of academic study in a Canadian University/College setting. The scholarships in question (6 in total) are awarded by the Sandra Schmirler Foundation and are valued at 6,000$ each.
Financial Aid Programs Coordinated by SportsQuébec
The following financial aid programs are targeted at Identified Athletes: Excellence, Elite, Next Generation and Hopefuls. The various programs are offered by the following foundations: Club de la médaille d’or, Fondation de l’athlète d’excellence du Québec, Fondation Nordiques and the Fondation Sports-Études. Eligible athletes will be contacted by their respective sport federations. For more information, please contact Curling Quebec at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the Love of Curling Scholarship
“For the Love of Curling” scholarships are open to talented young curlers who will be or are continuing to study at a Canadian University or College. These scholarships were funded by generous donors and curlers across the country. Each scholarship will provide $1,000 to help university or college athletes cover some of their education and curling costs. A total of ten scholarships are available each academic year.