Named in honor of a graduate from the Ontario School for the Blind (now the W. Ross School for the Blind), this scholarship is available for Canadian students who are legally blind and who are pursuing post-secondary studies. Candidates should demonstrate strong career aspirations. Scholarship amounts range from $300 - $500. Potential recipients will be evaluated based on financial need, academic achievement and future career goals. Application forms are available from the CNIB or the W. Ross MacDonald School in Brantford, Ontario. Deadline for submissions is September 30th.
For more information contact:
Rixon Rafter Scholarship Committee
The W. Ross Macdonald School
350 Brant Avenue