CFUW Markham-Unionville Education Fund believes in the power of education to transform lives. The Education Fund, a registered charity, donates thousands of dollars each year in bursaries to eligible individuals pursuing education through universities, agencies and charities.
The Donna Hayden Memorial Awards, three $10,000 bursaries, are available annually to eligible women pursuing studies in STEM-related programs at University of Toronto. The Heather Hayden Award, one $10,000 bursary, is available annually, to eligible women pursuing studies in STEM-related programs at University of Toronto. Priority is given to a woman with a disability.
Bursaries are also available for eligible individuals pursuing post-secondary education at 360 Kids and the York Region Children’s Aid Society.