Financial Aid for CITT Courses

Financial Aid and Scholarships are Available for CITT CoursesSince its inception in 1958, the Canadian Transportation Education Foundation (CTEF) has been providing interest free loans to individuals who wish to take CITT courses. Students are required to reimburse the CTEF once they have completed their studies.

Students who are applying for loans from the CTEF must apply at least 30 days prior to the semester course registration deadline.

For more information about the CTEF, or to apply for a loan, please contact:

CTEF
Attention: Rick King
Suite 1014 – 425 Wilson Avenue
Kitchener, ON  N2C 2R8
Email: info@ctef.ca
Web: www.ctef.ca

Scholarships for CITT Courses

There are several scholarships opportunities available to CITT students across the country. Students are welcome to apply for multiple scholarships. The annual deadline for scholarship applications is July 31st, at which time all scholarships are awarded for the academic year (fall, winter and spring semesters).

How to Apply for Scholarships

To apply for any of the available scholarships—except the Toronto Area Council Bursary, which has its own application process and timeline—please prepare and submit the following:

  • A short essay (approximately 250 words in length) stating which scholarship(s) you are applying for, outlining your career objectives, and explaining the role that the CITT designation will play in achieving these goals.
     
  • A signed letter stating that you are not receiving any funding from either your employer or the government for these courses.
     
  • A completed CITT course registration form.

Please send the package including your essay, letter and form to:

CITT
Scholarships
10 King St E, Suite 400
Toronto, ON  M5C 1C3

Available Scholarships

Bellville RodairPat Cullen and John Chipperfield Scholarships

Two annual scholarships of $1,000 each

Qualifications: To qualify, you need to have already completed Transportation Systems and Logistics Processes, have achieved a passing mark in your most recent course, and you have to be responsible for paying your own course registration fees.

These scholarships are made available by Bellville Rodair International and are in honour of Pat Cullen, CCLP and John Chipperfield, CCLP, two well-respected members of their organization who have made significant contributions to the supply chain field.

Agnes French Memorial Scholarship

One annual scholarship of $450

Qualifications: To qualify, you need to have already completed Transportation Systems and Logistics Processes, have achieved a passing mark in your most recent course, and you have to be responsible for paying your own course registration fees.

This scholarship is made available by the PPCLA (Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Logistics Association), in honour of Agnes French. Agnes French was a long-time administrator of the PPCLA, and responsible for general office activities, as well as creating and managing the associations' conferences. Ms. French had seen the association transform over the years, including a couple of name changes, and was responsible for keeping the association active during lean years.

Transportation Law Scholarship

One annual scholarship of $500

Qualifications: This scholarship is for a student applying to take Transportation Law. To qualify, you need to have achieved a passing mark in your most recent course, and you have to be responsible for paying your own course registration fees.

This scholarship is made available by William S.G.Tackaberry, CCLP, of TCRC Freight Legal Services.

Le Club de Trafic de MontrealMontreal Traffic Club’s JK Smith Scholarship

One annual scholarship covering full tuition fees for one course (textbooks excluded)

Qualifications: Available to residents of Quebec only. To qualify, you also need to have already completed Transportation Systems and Logistics Processes, have achieved a passing mark in your most recent course, and you have to be responsible for paying your own course registration fees.

This scholarship is made available annually in August by the Montreal Traffic Club to support continuing education efforts by students in the supply chain field. It honours the memory of Mr. J.K.Smith founding director of the Montreal Traffic Club in 1926.
 

Please note: For all of the above scholarships, July 31st is the cut-off date to submit an application for a scholarship for the full academic year commencing in September.
 

CITT Toronto Area Council Bursary

One annual bursary of $495

Qualifications: Available to residents of the GTA only. To qualify, you need to have already completed Transportation Systems and Logistics Processes, have achieved a passing mark in your most recent course, and you have to be responsible for paying your own course registration fees. ‎Applications due by November 13, 2015. The CITT TAC Executive Committee will review the applications and decide upon a winner, to be announced at the CITT TAC general meeting in November 2015 (Date TBA).

Click here to fill out and submit your application for this bursary.

This bursary has been made available by CITT Toronto Area Council.

 

New in 2016! CITT Montreal Area Council Bursary

One annual bursary of $495

Congratulations to Brian Layne, the first winner of the Montreal Area Council Bursary, introduced in 2015 for a student taking a CITT course in 2016.


Stephane Michaud, CCLP (President CITT Montreal Area Council and Sylvie St-Laurent, CCLP (Vice President, CITT Montreal Area Council) award Brian Layne the 2016 CITT Montreal Area Council Bursary

The Montreal Area Council Bursary was introduced for a student taking a CITT course in 2016, and will soon be available for a student in 2017. Keep an eye on this page and communications from CITT for news about applying for the Bursary for 2017. 

This bursary has been made available by CITT Montreal Area Council.