Making a Difference
Since 2009, we have awarded more than half a million dollars in scholarships to students at CIC. With your support, we can make a positive impact in the lives of bright, young minds – our leaders of tomorrow.
We are humbled by the students who are achieving greatness thanks to the encouragement they receive from our scholarships.
This is where dreams begin for our youth.
Here are some of their stories:
For 2019, the foundation is projected to give out more than $140,000 in scholarships and community donations including:
Principal’s Scholarship: University Pathway
Awarded annually to the top graduate entering a Canadian university.
Principal’s Scholarship: College Pathway
Awarded annually to the top graduate entering a Canadian community college.
Integrity in Leadership Scholarship
Awarded annually to a graduating student who has demonstrated integrity in their leadership roles in the school by being dedicated to personal growth, accountable and respectful of the school’s diversity in both words and actions.
Kevin Matthews Perseverance Scholarship
Created in memory of Kevin Matthews, longtime Maintenance Manager of CIC from 1995-2010. Awarded to a top 4U graduate who has demonstrated leadership and service to the school community, overcame personal hardships or challenges and has shown excellence and achievement.
English Excellence Scholarship
Awarded annually to the most improved student in a senior English course. Generously sponsored by Scarfone Hawkins LLP.
Residence Life Scholarship
Awarded annually to a student who has positively contributed to residence life. Generously sponsored by Compass Group Canada.
Jim Lawlis Memorial Scholarship
Created in honour of Mr. Jim Lawlis, beloved Music teacher at CIC from 2003 to 2021. Awarded annually to a top graduate who has demonstrated excellence in the arts, music and character, and who is continuing their study in music at a higher education.
Sciences Excellence Scholarship
Awarded annually to the top 4U graduate in the Science streams.
Math Excellence Scholarship
Awarded annually to the top 4U graduate in the math stream.
Fine Arts Excellence Scholarship
Awarded annually to the top 4U/M graduate who has demonstrated excellence in the fine arts.