Education

Sens @ School

The second year of the Sens @ School program saw more than 997 registered elementary school teachers provide over 25,000 students with online, curriculum based lesson plans that integrate hockey and learning. Students were also invited to the 2012 Faceoff fieldtrip event. More than 160 classes and 4,700 students attended giving teachers the opportunity to come to Scotiabank Place and learn about the science of hockey while attending a Senators practice.
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Endowments at Post Secondary Schools

The Sens Foundation values education from pre-school to post-secondary school but commits its financial support to post-secondary institutions in the region and provides funding into endowment scholarships funds. Over $1.9 million is currently endowed at post-secondary institutions across the region. Since inception more than 300 bursaries valued at $358,000 have been awarded to youth.

PLEASE CONTACT SCHOOLS DIRECTLY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT APPLYING FOR SUPPORT.


 Our current bursaries include:

Algonquin College
Sens Foundation Scholarship Program - The Sens Foundation, in partnership with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club has established ten annual scholarships of $1,000 each for students studying at Algonquin College in full-time programs. Students from the Ottawa Catholic School Board and the Ottawa Carleton District School Board are invited to submit applications. Each School Board will receive a maximum of 5 awards.

MBNA/Ottawa Senators Foundation Bursary - Awarded annually to a student registered in a three-year Business program or a two-year Marketing of Sports Business Management program who can demonstrate financial need.
Sens Foundation – Military Families Fund - General Studies awarded annually to students at Pembroke, Perth or Woodroffe Campus. Consideration given to military members, partners of military members and children of military members registered in a full time program at Algonquin College.

Bell Canada/Ottawa Senators Foundation Bursary - To be distributed annually to a student with financial need registered in the following School of Advances Technology programs after the second semester, with a B grade point average:

  • Bachelor of Applied Technology-Photonics
  • Bachelor of Information Technology - Network Technology
  • Electronics Engineering Technician
  • Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Photonics Engineering Technology

Bell Canada/Ottawa Senators Foundation Bursary - To be distributed annually to a student in the Sports Business Management program after the second semester with a B grade point average.

Direct Energy/Ottawa Senators Foundation Bursary/Bill Patterson Memorial Bursary - This bursary will be awarded to students from each of the following programs at Algonquin College: Sports Business Management, Marketing, Broadcast Radio, and Broadcast Television. The applicants must show financial need, have a minimum B average and demonstrate a passion for the industry.


Carleton University
Bell Canada/Ottawa Senators Bursary - Awarded annually to a student in second year of an Engineering or Science program and who is in need of financial assistance.


La Cité Collégiale
Ottawa Senators Foundation Bursary - Awarded annually to a student in second year of an Engineering or Science program and who is in need of financial assistance.


The University of Ottawa
Bell/Senators Education Bursary - Provides a bursary to a second year student from the Faculty of Engineering or the Faculty of Science who shows financial need.