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Scholarships & Bursaries

Scholarships & Bursaries

Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool

  • Use the Aboriginal 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
  • http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1351185180120/1351685455328

Adella Margaret Bragg Scholarship

Canada Post Aboriginal Education Incentive Awards

  • Aboriginal descent (First Nation, Métis, or Inuit)
  • Have been out of school for at least one year
  • Have returned to school and completed one full year of studies (between January 2016 and August 2017)
  • You have never received this award in the past (previous award recipients are not eligible)
  • http://aboriginalstudents.ca/site-sponsors/canada-post/

Grand River Post Secondary Education Office Scholarships and Bursaries

Harvey E. Longboat Graduate Scholarship for First Nations, Inuit and Métis Students

Indspire - Post-Secondary Education

Kathleen Blinkhorn Aboriginal Student Scholarship Fund

RBC Aboriginal Student Awards Program

  • Up to $4,000 each academic year
  • First Nations (status or non-status), Inuit or Métis
  • Permanent resident or citizen of Canada
  • You have applied or are currently attending an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada
  • At least two years remaining in your post-secondary studies as of September 2017
  • Deadline: 11:59 pm EST on February 28th of each year
  • http://www.rbc.com/careers/aboriginal_student_awards.html

Royal College Dr. Thomas Dignan Indigenous Health Award

The College of Family Physicians of Canada: Indigenous Medical Student Scholars

Anishnawbe Health Toronto - Dr. Tomer Levy Memorial Bursary

  • First Nations, Inuit or Métis medical student
  • In good standing
  • Have a home community in Ontario
  • Wants to work with the Aboriginal community upon completion of education
  • Closing date: May 31st of each year (or the following Monday if the 31st falls on a weekend)
  • http://www.aht.ca/nr/bursaries-and-awards

Grand River Post-Secondary Education Office - William & Sarah Smith Scholarship

  • Maximum of $1,000
  • Six Nations band member studying Chemistry, Medicine, Biology, or Law
  • Awarded to applicat with highest GPA in each of the following categories; (1) Undergraduate program, (2) Graduate program (upon completion of first year)
  • http://www.grpseo.org/scholarships-and-bursaries

The Angela Dalziel Bursary in Nursing

The Mary Bridgman Memorial Nursing Bursary

The CIBC Nursing Bursaries

  • Enrolled in the School of Nursing
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to students with a specific interest in breast cancer through oncology placements and/or community involvement
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Class of '58 Bursary

  • Level 2 or above in the School of Nursing
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to students with a cumulative average of 7.0 or greater
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Community Nursing Registry - Hamilton Bursaries

  • Enrolled in level 2 in the School of Nursing 
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to students who demonstrate volunteer service in the area of health care
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Jean, Martha & Laurie Doucet Memorial Bursaries

  • Enrolled in the School of Nursing (undergraduate, graduate)
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to students from the Regional Municipality of Niagara
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Margo & Fraser Fell Bursaries

The Jack & Thelma Health Memorial Bursaries

  • Level III or IV of the B.Sc.N. program (basic and/or post-diploma stream)
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Up to four awards available
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Hazel May Hinks Bursaries

  • Enrolled in a program in Nursing
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to students who have graduated from a high school located in the City of Burlington
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Iode Jean Henderson Nursing Bursary

  • Enrolled in the B.Sc.N. program
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to a student from Oakville
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) Bursary

The Douglas Ian Brown Bursary

The Ed Buffett Bursary

  • Enrolled in a program in the Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated leadership in their school and community
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

The Strummer Cypher Pond Memorial Bursary in Midwifery

  • Enrolled in final clinical year of Midwifery Education Program
  • Demonstrates financial need to help defray the cost of tuition
  • https://sfas.mcmaster.ca

Indigenoust Student Award