Scholarship Opportunities at Metalworks Institute

There are a variety of scholarships available through Metalworks Institute and in association with Metalworks Institute. Please find the scholarship and application information below.

Looking for other options? There are a range of other financial assistance programs available to help Metalworks Institute students finance their education. Check out the Financial Aid page to learn more.

Bill7Award for Ontario LGBTQ+ Students

The Bill 7 Award helps students attain their first degree or diploma with funding in the amount of $3,500. The Bill 7 Award Trust was established in 1987 to provide post-secondary education scholarships to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirited or queer (LGBTQ) students with demonstrated financial need who are pursuing a first degree, diploma or certification in any Ontario post-secondary institution.

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The Clarkson Music Theatre Performing Arts Scholarship

The annual Clarkson Music Theatre Performing Arts Scholarship is a $1,000 Bursary awarded each year to a graduating student who is a Mississauga Resident, entering a post-secondary education, with proven and special ability in the Performing Arts and the intent to continue his/her studies in the Performing Arts (dance, music, acting, production). The student’s pursuit of Artistic improvement may be achieved through courses in post-secondary studies, extra-curricular involvement, private lessons or other proven means. Special consideration will be given to applicants who are in need of financial help AND /OR have a record of involvement in Community Theatre. Clarkson Music Theatre is pleased to continue its mandate to foster young people, music and theatre in Mississauga through this program.

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Laurie Pallett Metalworks Institute Scholarship

The Laurie Pallett Metalworks Institute Scholarship has been established in honor of the Mississauga Arts Council’s Founding Executive Director. For decades Laurie Pallett has been a champion for the arts in Mississauga and her commitment to the arts continues to inspire those in the community. Through her leadership, the Mississauga Arts Council was a catalyst for founding many of the arts establishments within the community including the Meadowvale Theatre, the Art Gallery of Mississauga and the Living Arts Centre.

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The Slaight Family Scholarship

The Slaight Family Scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving student with aspirations of excelling as a performer in the music industry. Currently, the award entitles the recipient to full tuition for either Metalworks Institute’s two-year Music Performance & Technology Advanced Diploma Program or Metalworks Institute’s two-year Music Performance Advanced Diploma Program. Other education-related costs, including textbooks, supplies, housing or any other fees associated with the program are not included.

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Student Recognition Entrance Scholarship

Metalworks Institute applicants who have graduated from a Canadian secondary school having achieved a final academic average of 80% or higher, and meet the terms and conditions of the scholarship, are awarded the Student Recognition Entrance Scholarship according to the following values:

Final Academic Average
95% or higher – Scholarship value of $1000
90% to 94.9% – Scholarship value of $700
80% to 89.9% – Scholarship value of $500

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Canada’s Walk of Fame Emerging Musician / Metalworks Institute Scholarship

The Canada’s Walk of Fame Emerging Musician / Metalworks Institute Scholarship provides a selected recipient with a $10,000.00 tuition scholarship towards;

– Any full-time Diploma Program
– Online Certificate Course Bundle

at Metalworks Institute of Sound & Music Production. Other education-related costs, including the balance of tuition, textbooks, supplies, housing and any other fees associated with the programs are not included.

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Toronto Musicians’ Association Moe Koffman Award

This scholarship from the Toronto Musicians’ Association (TMA) provides the recipient with a $500 bursary for the 2022-2023 academic period. The TMA understands the lasting impact of pursuing an education in music and the ongoing need to support student communities.

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Musicounts Scholarship

This annual post-secondary award program will help launch the careers of 4 high potential young individuals who are on the cusp of graduating from post-secondary music studies. Selected scholarship recipients will be given a financial award of $4,000 and attend an all-inclusive trip to Toronto for a 4-day mentoring and networking experience.

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