The completed 2023 application must be returned by mail to the address above, along with the following:
Application Deadline: Last business day of March Annually (Applications received after this time can not be considered).
Windsor-Essex or Chatham-Kent area students with hydrocephalus and/or spina bifida, you can apply for the Luciana Spring Mascarin Bursary!
Named in honour of Luciana Spring Mascarin, a young student from the area who lived with spina bifida and had an incredible zest for life and learning.
Purpose: The Luciana Spring Mascarin Bursary Program was established:
This program offers assistance for such necessities as tuition, books, room and board, transportation and specialized equipment needs.
Where Valid: The awards are valid at any accredited university or college, technical or trade school, career institute or school of business.
Value: Number and amount of awards will be decided on a yearly basis.
Duration: One academic year.
Administration: The program is administered by Hydrocephalus Canada.
Eligibility: Open to Canadian citizens with hydrocephalus and/or spina bifida residing in the Windsor-Essex or Chatham-Kent areas in the province of Ontario.
Obligation of Recipients: Recipients must enter/attend their chosen academic program in the year of application. Requests for deferment will be considered only in unusual circumstances such as illness. Proof of registration must be submitted before the award can be paid out. In the event that the student does not complete the academic program, he/she must submit documentation stating the reasons for his/her inability to complete the proposed course load in order to be considered for future scholarships.