Kay Sansom Scholarships

Three awards of $1,000 each and a one-year membership in OADD are available to Ontario students (full-time only) with interests in developmental disabilities. One award is presented in each of three categories:

  • medical and/or graduate students,
  • undergraduate students and
  • community college students.

The Award must be used to pursue a full-time, specific educational goal in a recognized program associated with a professional discipline related to developmental disabilities. It may not be used for travel. Financial need may be considered.

Successful applicants will be notified in March and awards presented annually in April.

Requirements for Kay Sansom Scholarship Application

Only self-nominations will be accepted. A CV or resume, a completed copy of the Scholarship Application form (click here to download) and two letters of reference are to be submitted via email to oadd@oadd.org

Please ensure you have carefully read the full scholarship details before applying.


February 1st (annually)