What is the stupidest thing you have done with money and what you have learned from it?


September 4th to October 9th

Click here for the application! 

Scholarship Prize

  • 20 prizes ranging from $500 to $5000
  • Winners of the scholarship are invited to a dinner gala in Toronto hosted by Credit Canada

Essay Details:

  • French or english
  • Max 1000 words
  • Only for grade 12 students in Canada
  • Grade 12 students across Canada are invited to confess their contained financial calamity story by submitting their true-life handiwork to the CEWC 2018 Essay Contest, co-sponsored by Credit Canada Debt Solutions, Capital One, OLG, RBC, TD Bank, BMO, MNP Inc., Oakman Group, Harris and Partners, and many others.

Reviewed by Credit Canada and Capital One

For more details to apply click here

Fun fact:

The prize money of $5000 takes 357 hours of a students’ wages, but only 1 hour to apply!