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Service Description

Awards $5,000 scholarships to 10 students, diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, attending a Canadian post-secondary institution.


Applicants of any age are encouraged to apply and must be: - A citizen or permanent resident of Canada - Diagnosed with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis by a health care professional - Seeking a diploma, associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree from a Canadian university, college or trade school - Enrolled in or awaiting acceptance from a Canadian-based post-secondary educational institution for the upcoming fall semester - A student who demonstrates academic aspiration and strives to sustain an optimal level of wellness, allowing them to excel to reach their goals and inspire others to do the same.

Application Process

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Documents Required

- Completed and signed Proof of Diagnosis Form - Applicant Consent Form - Two letters of personal recommendations from a teacher, guidance counsellor, school official, coach, mentor, health care provider, professional colleague or employer - A one page (500 word maximum) essay outlining how you demonstrate your academic aspiration and strive to sustain an optimal level of wellness, allowing you to excel to reach your personal and academic goals and inspiring others to do the same. See website for more information .


No cost.

Toll-Free: 1-844-664-4420

Within Saskatchewan, outside Saskatoon

Business Line: 306-664-4420

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Coverage Area


Crohn’s and Colitis Canada – Saskatchewan Office

Mailing Address

PO Box 28074
RPO Westgate
Saskatoon SK  S7M 5V8

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