Peace Award

Two – $1,000 Peace Awards are presented annually to current students in full-time academic programs who entered Canada as refugees or refugee claimants.

This is an invitation for self-reflection, exploration and goal-setting that helps facilitate settlement and integration, and highlights the significant contributions students with refugee experiences bring to a multicultural community.

If you have shown perseverance in reaching you educational goals, while overcoming challenges and adapting to a new life in Canada, you should apply!

A panel will screen all applications according to the criterial outlined on the application page. Only the successful candidates will be contacted.

All applications must be submitted by February 15, 2019. For more information visit