Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
286
Days
July 10 2021
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Jim Bourque Scholarship

Description

One-time award of CAN$1000 to Canadian aboriginal student enrolled in postsecondary training in education, environmental studies, traditional knowledge or telecommunications. Must submit, in 500 words or less, a description of their intended program of study and reasons for their choice of program. Must include most recent high school or college/university transcript; a signed letter of recommendation from a community leader, a statement of financial need which indicates funding already received or expected; and proof of enrollment in, or application to, a post secondary institution. Applicants must also provide proof of Canadian Aboriginal descent. Applicants are evaluated based on need, relevance of study, achievements, return of investment and overall presentation of the application.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: Canada
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Wyoming, Northwest Territories, Alaska, Arkansas, Maine, Nevada, New York, North Dakota
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Environmental Science, Natural Sciences, Natural Resources
  • CheckmarkRestricted by ethnic heritage: Canadian
  • CheckmarkRestricted to: Canadian

How to Apply

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Contact Melanie Paulson
Administrative Coordinator
arctic@ucalgary.ca
Tel: 403-220-7515