Michael Scott Memorial Scholarship – Applications for 2021

The Michael Scott Memorial Scholarship is valued at $1000 annually. It is awarded to one graduate of a senior high school in Newfoundland and Labrador with officially diagnosed Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).


To be eligible to apply for the Michael Scott Memorial Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a Canadian citizen
  • Reside in Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming challenges
  • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
  • Be graduating high school and entering a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2021
  • Maintain a minimum grade percentage of 65 with either an Academic or Honours graduation
  • Be accepted into an accredited program or curriculum at a Canadian College or University as a full-time student
  • Have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Applicants for the Michael Scott Memorial Scholarship are required to complete the application in its entirety. The Autism Society, Newfoundland Labrador, will use the application to evaluate you as a candidate. Incomplete and/or late submissions will not be considered.

Download the scholarship application here: The Michael Scott Memorial Scholarship 2021 Fillable Form

E-mail your completed application and supporting documents by August 6th, 2021 to Sarah White, Client Services Manager, at swhite@autism.nf.net

The successful recipient will be notified by August 13th , 2021.