Awards & Scholarships

The Caring Society proudly acknowledges the work of individuals and groups, including children and youth, in working to support the best outcomes for Indigenous children and families. We offer the following award and scholarship opportunities:

  • Peter Henderson Bryce Award - for outstanding leadership in promoting the safety, health or well-being of First Nations, Métis and Inuit children and youth (adult category and child/youth category). 
  • Jordan's Principle Scholarship - for First Nations students studying children's health or children with disabilities.
  • Spirit Bear Award - for demonstrated commitment by a group of young people to reconciliation and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action.
  • Shannen’s Dream Scholarship - a “pay-it-forward” scholarship to assist First Nations youth with post-secondary education costs. 

 

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Peter Henderson Bryce Award

For outstanding leadership in promoting the safety, health or well-being of First Nations, Métis and Inuit children and youth (adult category and child/youth category). 

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Jordan's Principle Scholarship

For First Nations students studying children's health or children with disabilities.

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Spirit Bear Award

For demonstrated commitment by a group of young people to reconciliation and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action.

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Shannen’s Dream Scholarship

A “pay-it-forward” scholarship to assist First Nations youth with post-secondary education costs.