Education for Women

The Leacross Foundation has collaborated with various educational institutions in Ontario to further womens’ lives through knowledge.

The aim of these collaborations is to create opportunities for women to become educated and enhance the lives of other women in society. The Foundation is also starting initiatives with colleges in Women and Trades.


Algonquin College Women in Electrical Engineering Technology (WEET)

Fonds d’Emprunt des Laurentides


Celia Bern Operatic Award Winner – Nadia Petrella

Students on Ice Expeditions Scholarship

Leacross Foundation Bursary, Algonquin College

Leacross Foundation Award for Women at the Rotman School of Management – University of Toronto

Management Certificate for Women, (MCW) Carleton University