Category Archive: 'News'

CCAWR Scholarships for 2022- Deadline is July 15

  June-21-2022 Many Scholarships Available for 2022 Up to eight (8) university and college scholarships will be offered in 2022. The scholarship awards will range from $1,500 to $3,000. Students of […]

Family Brunch 2022

Mark Your Calendars! The Scholarship program is celebrating its 20th anniversary! After almost two and a half years of lockdowns and quarantines, we can finally socialize in person once more. […]

CCAWR Scholarship Program – Applications Open for 2022!

March-31-2022   The CCAWR scholarship program had another successful year in 2021. Despite the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, we awarded a record ten (10) scholarships to several outstanding […]

2021 Holiday Greetings

Hello friends and supporters, In this, our second holiday season with limited interactions, we are thankful for the chance to connect with you virtually. The CCAWR wishes you a joyful […]

Applications Open for LiftOff’s Second Cohort!

Join the LiftOff Black Entrepreneurship Program! The LiftOff Program is currently accepting applications for its second cohort. If you have a business you wish to grow, or you have an […]

LiftOff By CCAWR is Hiring!

Hello Community, In August the CCAWR launched the LiftOff program for Black business entrepreneurs. The LiftOff program is a business incubator designed to help members of the Black community start […]

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In Support of Indigenous Peoples’ Search for Truth

Hello Community, The past few months have brought us heartbreaking news on a mass burial site for up to 215 Indigenous children at a former residential school in Kamloops BC, and the […]

2021 CCAWR Scholarships ranging from $1500 to $3000. Deadline is July 15th!

July-04-2021 Hello Community, The deadline for our CCAWR scholarship applications is approaching fast! We wanted to remind everyone that scholarships are available from $1500 to $3000 this year, and the […]

CCAWR Scholarships – Now Open for 2021

April-04-2021 The CCAWR scholarship program had a successful year and continues to grow from strength to strength. Last year, despite the challenges of COVID-19, a record number of scholarships were […]

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Announcing the CCAWR Incubator Program (Liftoff)

Waterloo Region has one of the world’s fastest-growing tech sectors and the world’s second-highest start-up density after Silicon Valley*. The Region of Waterloo and surrounding areas are known for innovation […]