Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries, Scholarships, and Awards

Successful futures are created through hard work, creativity, and perseverance. Each one of us has a unique potential to achieve, and for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis students, Indspire is here to help make that happen. Indspire provides hundreds of scholarships, bursaries and awards to thousands of Indigenous students every year!

 

Post Secondary Education

 

Post-Secondary Education

online application for September 2018 to August 2019 academic year
(full-time studies in a post secondary education program)
Deadlines: February 1, August 1, November 1, at 11:59 p.m. EST

 

Application Form Closed

Études postsecondaires

application en ligne maintenant disponible pour l’année scolaire de Septembre 2018 à Août 2019
(programmes d’études postsecondaires à plein temps.)
Dates limite: 1er février , 1er août , 1er novembre, à 11:59 

 

Formulaire d’application fermée

 

The Bill Messenger Scholarship

Provides up to $10,000 to support self-identifying Indigenous men attending post-secondary who have a demonstrated commitment to the Friendship Centre Movement in Ontario.
Deadline: March 1 at 11:59 p.m. EST

 

Application Form

Red River College School of Indigenous Education Award

Must be enrolled in the following programs of study:

  • Cannabis 101 Course – February 4, 2019
  • Bud Tender Course – March 10, 2019
  • Intro to Trades – January 20, 2019
  • College Transition – January 20, 2019
  • Indigenous Language Course – March 2019

 

Application Form

 

Native Law Centre Summer Program

Deadline: May 1 at 11:59 p.m. EST

 

Application Form

Carleton University, Public Administration Post Graduate Diploma

Deadline: May 30  11.59 p.m. EST

 

Application Form

 


 

Post-Secondary Education – Skilled Trades

 

Apprenticeships, Skilled Trades, and Technology Programs

Post-Secondary Education Programs: part-time or full-time certificate or diploma programs (1 month to 4 year programs)
Deadlines: February 1, August 1, November 1, at 11:59 p.m. EST

 

Application Form

 


 

High School Bursary, Scholarships and Awards

 

Petro-Canada Award for Indigenous Students

(high school students who live in communities with Petro-Canada sites)
Deadlines: June 1, at 11:59 p.m. EST

 

Application Form

 

Horatio Alger Indigenous Achievement Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Indigenous Achievement Scholarship is for Indigenous students starting a four-year post-secondary program in the Fall of 2019. It is a four-year renewable award. While enrolled in post-secondary, students must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA and a full-time course load to receive the renewed support each year.
Deadlines: January 29, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST (Midnight)

 

Application Form


 

Questions? We can help!

 

For more information, please email education@indspire.ca or call 1.855.INDSPIRE (463.7747) x253 or bilingual support x039.

 

Questions about the application process? Watch our How-to-Videos!

 

 

 

Program Policy

If you would like to review the program policy for Building Brighter Futures, you can access the document below.

 

Program Policy

 

 


 

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Sponsors

To see more sponsors of Building Brighter Futures, visit www.indspirefunding.ca/bursaries-scholarships-and-awards/

 

$1 Million +

 

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