Scholarships and Bursaries for CITT Courses

Financial Aid and Scholarships are Available 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

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. Please email applications and questions directly to Maryna Cheronshnykova at info@tcmtl.com.

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.

PMTC Young Leaders Education Bursary

Each year PMTC will award 2 PMTC Young Leaders an Education Bursary, which will cover the costs for the recipient to complete 2 of the 4 courses that are required to complete the “PMTC Logistics Management Graduate Program”. which consists of four CITT courses. These courses are: Transportation Systems, Logistics Processes, Logistics Decision Modelling, and Business Approach to Writing.  The award will help promote investment in the training needs of the future young leaders of our great industry.  For candidates lacking the necessary corporate funding to pursue the PMTC Logistics Management Program.

Learn more about the bursary and eligibility requirements here.


 

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

Two annual bursaries of $495 each

The CITT Toronto Area Council is now making two $495 bursaries available to any student residing in the GTA registered in the CITT program in 2020.

Qualifications: To qualify, you need to have to be responsible for paying your own course registration fees. ‎To apply please go to: https://forms.gle/LbCBArtWu7NySfzu7

Applications due by Sept 30th, 2020 The CITT TAC Executive Committee will review the applications and decide upon a winner, to be announced at the CITT TAC general meeting in late 2020. (Dates TBA) If you have any questions email: denisebb02@gmail.com This bursary has been made available by CITT Toronto Area Council.  

Congratulations to our 2019 Toronto Area Council Bursary recipients: Michael Ball and Tushar Udernani

  

 

 

 

CITT Montreal Area Council Bursary

One bursary of $750-$800 + taxes towards any course in the CITT program in which the student will be enrolled in 2020

All students wishing to apply must send a:

1) 250 word essay to michaelloughman@sympatico.ca on how obtaining the CITT designation and/or their involvement in the CITT Montreal Area Council will benefit them in their career.

2) A signed letter stating that you are not receiving any funding from either your employer or the government for these courses

3) A completed CITT course registration. Applications must be received by September 11, 2020 at 12:00 noon (cut-off date for submissions).

Acceptance process

The CITT MAC Executive Committee will review the applications and decide upon a winner, to be announced by September 14, 2020. If you would like to submit an essay for consideration, or if you have any questions about the bursary, please e-mail michaelloughman@sympatico.ca with the word “BURSARY” in the subject line.

Good Luck!