General scholarships and bursaries are available to MLT students through the awards programs of colleges and universities.
Please Note: These may change from year to year, so please confirm requirements and availability with your institution. This section will be revised once information for the next year becomes available.
Scholarships and bursaries that were available in 2017/18 only to MLT students included the following:
Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science
CSMLS has seven $500.00 scholarships available for MLT students in the current year. Information can be found at www.csmls.org.
Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Association of Ontario
Medical Laboratory Technologist Bursary – a $1,000 grant to a full-time student pursuing post-secondary education in an Ontario Medical Laboratory technology/science program. Information may be found at www.mlpao.org/bursaries
The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
The Michener Institute, Toronto, has the following scholarships for MLT students. These are:
Kay Boyington Medical Laboratory Scholarship ($500.00)
MacDonald Sutton Medical Laboratory Science Scholarship ($500.00, awarded every other year, last awarded in 2017)
LifeLabs Inc. Medical Laboratory Scholarship ($1,000.00)
Medical Laboratory Science Academic Excellence Scholarship ($1,000.00)
Paul and Brenda Gamble Scholarship ($1,500.00)
For more detailed information please contact the Michener Institute of Education at UHN.
Cambrian College, Sudbury, has available three $1,000 awards, the MDS Laboratory Services Inc. – Medical Laboratory Science Awards. The awards are available to students enrolled in the first and second years of the Medical Laboratory Technology Program at Cambrian College. Application is through Cambrian College, using the Cambrian College Scholarship, Bursary & Award application form (Application A). Selection criteria and further information are available from Cambrian College.
St. Clair College
St. Clair College, Windsor, has available six scholarships for students in the medical laboratory sciences:
Agnes Baillargeon Memorial Scholarship (x2) to a second or third year Medical Laboratory Science student ($900.00)
Denise Kennedy Memorial Scholarship (1) to a medical laboratory sciences student ($500.00)
Ilaine Matuscin Memorial Scholarship (1) is a faculty-selected award for a Year II medical laboratory sciences student proficient in transfusion science ($500.00)
Dr. Kenneth M. Schneider Scholarship (1) given to a medical laboratory science student ($500.00 )
Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratory Science Award ($1,000.00 available to a student enrolled in the second year of the Medical Laboratory Science Program)
Selection criteria and further information are available from St. ClairCollege.
St. Lawrence College
Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories Bursary ($1,000.00 available to a student enrolled in the second year of the Medical Laboratory Sciences Program). Selection criteria and further information are available from St. Lawrence College