Financial Aid Opportunities for Post-Secondary Education in Ontario

This document was created by the Local Scholarship Opportunities Task Force from the Elgin Council for Adult Education, Training and Employment and shared through the grace of Laura Sherret, Centre Coordinator of Contact North, St. Thomas. The document focuses mainly on financial support opportunities for adult learning, but may be useful to those entering post-secondary schooling at any age.

Education and training links

Resources for students, educators, job seekers and parents.


(Please click on the headings below for resource links)

Resources for parents

Information about child care, schools and programs that help students succeed.

More evidence that higher education is great investment

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) reiterated in a recent report that Canada's has an impressive educational system. The evidence suggests that in Canada more  adults have post-secondary education than in any other developing country. Also, the report indicates that a record number of students are choosing college.