Scholarships and Bursaries

ANC Indigenous Scholarship Opportunity

Alberta Newsprint Company offers a total of $1000.00 per year in scholarships for Indigenous high school graduates. See the criteria below to apply. Applications are due April 28, 2021.

ANC Indigenous Scholarship Application

Wize Scholarship Opportunity

Wize, a Canadian learning platform is hoping to help local high school students through COVID-19. 

They have just released free academic resources and a $1000 cash scholarship for Grade 12 High School students in Canada to help support the financial burdens of transitioning to postsecondary life: wizedemy.com/high-school-scholarship

They have designed their scholarship to be as simple as possible to complete: 

- No essay(s) required

- 3 minute application process

- No financial info collected / purchases necessary

Check out their website for more information. 

National Indigenous Scholarship Program

The National Indigenous Scholarship Program at Western University is awarded annually to three incoming Indigenous undergraduate students (First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) studying full-time at Western’s main campus based on their outstanding academic excellence. The National Indigenous Scholarship also recognizes the candidate’s academic achievements, creative and innovative thinking, and previous or intended contributions to Indigenous communities (on and off reserve as well as urban settings).

 

Scholarship Values

 

2 awards at $50,000 each to Indigenous students applying from Canadian high schools ($20,000 for year- one, $10,000 for year’s two to four based on ongoing registration)

 

1 award at $50,000 to an Indigenous student applying from a postsecondary institution ($20,000 for year-one, $10,000 for year’s two to four based on ongoing registration)

 

Deadline to Apply: February 14th 2021 (11:59pm EST)

 

For more information, please visit the following website: https://indigenous.uwo.ca/students/future-students/national-indigenous-scholarship.html 

or click here to apply:  

http://registrar.uwo.ca/student_finances/scholarships_awards/admission/national_scholarship_is.html