The Toronto Youth Equity Strategy Scholarship Program

The Toronto Youth Equity Strategy (TYES) is pleased to share the attached application for a scholarship for youth (18-29) who are incarcerated or recently released from incarceration.

2015 TYES Scholarships will be awarded as follows:
- Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to incarcerated youth
- Four $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to recently released youth
The scholarships are for youth who are:
- 18 to 29 years old
- pursuing post-secondary education (in-process/accepted to a Canadian college, university, trade or other institution)
- current residents of Toronto (or previous/future Toronto residents for incarcerated youth)
- currently incarcerated at the Toronto South Detention Centre, Toronto East Detention Centre or Vanier Centre for Women OR;
- recently released from incarceration (within the last 2 years)
All applicants must be submitted with an eligible referral source, such as a non-profit, community based organization or a government body. The application deadline is: November 16, 2015.

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