Applications for the Roy Cooper Memorial Scholarship
For Students with a Learning Disability
The Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario offers a $1,000 scholarship award in memory of Roy V. Cooper, who volunteered for over 30 years as a board member of his local chapter in Ottawa, as a board member of LDA Ottawa-Carleton and LDA Canada and as a mentor to individuals with Learning Disabilities and/or their families in the areas of self-advocacy and assistive technology.
This scholarship recognizes an Ontario high school student who has a documented Learning Disability and who will be attending a postsecondary institution during the 2017-2018 academic year. The student must be pursuing a bachelor of engineering or a bachelor of science in a physical sciences discipline (please note: physical sciences do not include social sciences or technology majors).
Mr. Cooper spent his working life in the engineering/physical sciences field.
The application form, the Conditions of Acceptance of the Award and a Checklist of required documentation are linked below.