Limitless Heights

Limitless Heights

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The Building our Future: Limitless Heights Scholarship Program provides Lawrence Heights and Neptune residents of all ages with financial support for post-secondary education or training.

Context-Metropia (also known as Heights Development Inc.), Toronto Community Housing's developer partner for phase one of Lawrence Heights revitalization donated $500,000 to​ the Toronto Community Housing scholarship fund for the purpose of helping residents to acquire knowledge and skills needed to secure better lives.

​This scholarship program recognizes the commitment of resident leaders of all ages, who have been involved in community development initiatives and have made significant contributions within the Lawrence Heights and​ Neptune communities.

The scholarship program offers:
  • Up to $3,000 for tuition fees
  • $300 bursary to cover additional costs, including books, laboratory materials, transportation and childcare service 

Applications for the 2018 Limitless Heights Scholarship are now closed.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What does this program offer?

  • Up to a $3,000 scholarship to cover tuition fees for any year of post secondary education or training (college, university, trade school, apprenticeship) applicable to any level of study.
  • A $300 bursary to cover additional costs, including books, lab fees, transportation and/or childcare.

Who is eligible? ​​​

Toronto Community Housing tenants of the Lawrence Heights and Neptune communities of any age who have made contributions as a community leader or have been involved in community building initiatives, AND who can answer 'yes' to all of the following:
  • A current or relocated (due to ongoing revitalization​) resident of Lawrence Heights or Neptune with proof of residency
  • Entering the first year of a post-secondary education program (college, university, career academy, apprenticeship) or currently enrolled in a post-secondary education or training program.
  • Able to demonstrate a need for financial assistance

What is required for the application?

  • A completed and signed application form
  • One reference letter
  • Biography (one paragraph) and one headshot photo
  • Resume
  • An official academic transcript (if graduated from high school in the last four years)
  • A career plan developed with an employment or resource counsellor
  • A personal statement describing your leadership roles in the Lawrence Heights or Neptune communities, educational achievements and how your educational goals will help you support the Lawrence Heights and Neptune communities
  • A financial statement outlining your current financial need, resources available to you and how this scholarship will address your need
  • Additional supporting materials related to your community work or other certifications (optional)

When is the application due?

  • Applications for the 2018 Limitless Heights Scholarship are due on Friday, May 25, 2018 at 5 p.m. 

How are scholarship recipients chosen?

Recipients will be chosen by an impartial adjudication committee and will be evaluated based on:
  • Leadership and involvement in the community
  • Academic goals and accomplishments
  • Workplace experience
  • ​Essay/personal statement
  • Financial need

Who can I contact for more information?

Visit the Revitalization Office at 37 Varna Drive or contact Vanessa Solorzano, Community Revitalization Assistant, at 
647- 461- 1065 or email

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