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Ottawa Community Foundation

Site: Ottawa Community Foundation

Service: The Black Canadian Scholarship Fund

Alternate Name BCFS ; OCR
Former Name Community Foundation of Ottawa
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Fuller Building
75 Albert St W, Suite 301
Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
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Intersection Elgin St and Albert St
Mailing Address c/o The Black Canadian Scholarship Fund 
PO Box 8002 
Ottawa, ON K1G 5H6
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street * pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Annual scholarship to young black students * promotes community leadership
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Black Canadian students graduating from a high school in the national capital region with a minimum average of 75% in 6 grade 12 courses (U) or (O) or (M) or a combination of 6 grade 11 or 12 courses (U) or (O) or (M) * Canadian citizens or permanent resident of Canada and residing in the National Capital Region * must be admitted at a recognized Canadian university and demonstrate a need for financial assistance * demonstrate leadership in community service and volunteer activities
Application Fill out the online Application Form * application deadline for the 2020 scholarship has been extended until June 30, 2020
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Student Financial Aid ~ Black Community
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-236-1616
Fax 613-236-1621
Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Twitter
Primary Contact Janet Adams, Senior Associate, Donor Engagement; Phone: 613-236-1616 ext 231; Email:
Other Details
Established 1987
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119227981 RR0001 * pledges; bequests; memorials; life insurance
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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