The Jawaid and Sonia Mirza All Star Scholarship has been donated by Jawaid and Sonia Mirza. Jawaid Mirza is a seasoned banker and currently serves on the Board of Directors of various international banks. Recognized as a force in the field, he attributes his ongoing success to his commitment to giving back, to which a driving influence has been his wife, Sonia. They both believe that the key to success is giving back to the community. Their hope is the scholarship recipient uses their education as a means to make our community proud.


MAX All Star scholarships aim to recognize and reward remarkable, well-rounded students who have excelled in academics and combined this achievement with outstanding contributions to their school and community.

Number of Awards: 1

Award Amount: $3,000

Applications Open: February 1st, 2020

Applications Close: April 15th, 2020

1. Self-identify as Muslim
2. Have attained an overall average of 80% or higher from Grade 9 to current Grade (12), calculated from a valid high-school transcript
3. Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or protected person within the meaning of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
4. Demonstrate involvement and leadership in extra-curricular activities at school
5. Demonstrate involvement in volunteer initiatives that have a positive impact on the Muslim community and Canadian society

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Scholarship Application Form – English
Scholarship Application Form – French