Scholarships & Awards
While many Aboriginal students may be eligible for post-secondary education funding through their respective band, additional educational funding may be required. Here are a few websites to help you get started in your search for the additional benefits that you may require:
- Indspire - helps thousands of Indigenous students complete their education. They can help you too.
- Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool
Use the Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool to search more than 750 bursaries, scholarships and incentives across Canada, offered by governments, universities and colleges, private and public companies, individual Canadians, organizations and others aimed at Indigenous students.
- CN Scholarships
CN is proud to recognize and encourage educational excellence. Through our Scholarships Program, we offer grants to support the post-secondary education of best-in-class students enrolled in programs relevant to CN's core business wards.
- Colin Wasacase Scholarship for students in the field of counselling
- Hydro One student awards & scholarships (backgrounder, guidelines for applying and application form)
As part of their enduring commitment to increasing the representation of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit (FNMI) employees throughout their operations, they are actively engaged in encouraging and investing in students interested in careers within the electricity sector.
- Aboriginal Post Secondary Education Bursary through the Financial Aid Office - 33 bursaries to be awarded.