Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool

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The Indigenous bursaries search tool is being updated. Students should confirm that the information listed in the tool is accurate by contacting each organization offering support.

The Indigenous bursaries search tool is a searchable list of 536 bursaries, scholarships and incentives aimed at Indigenous students across Canada.

Click on the name of the bursary to view more information about the award including a description, value, institution, deadline (if applicable) and contact information. You can filter the bursaries using the drop down menus.

Available Bursaries

There are 72 bursaries found. If you wish to expand or narrow the results list, you may filter the search to match your needs and interests by selecting values from the picklists.

Bursary List
Name Province/Territory Institution Field of Study Indigenous Group 


Metis Nation of Alberta Region 1 (Métis)AlbertaAllApplies to all areas of studyMétisOctober 31
Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board Family of ScholarshipsAlbertaAllSkilled TradeAll Indigenous PeopleJune 30th each year
Freehorse Family Wellness Society AwardAlbertaAllApplies to all areas of studyInuit; First Nations
Alberta Health Careers BursaryAlbertaAllAthleticsAll Indigenous PeopleMay 1st of each year
Syncrude / Athabasca University Aboriginal ScholarshipAlbertaAthabasca UniversityBusiness and Administration; Computer Sciences; Health Careers and Services; Management; SciencesAll Indigenous PeopleSeptember 30
Harold Cardinal Essay Prize for Aboriginal StudentsAlbertaAthabasca UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Indigenous PeopleDecember 31st of each year
Theodore R. Campbell ScholarshipAlbertaBlue Quills First Nations CollegeApplies to all areas of studyAll Indigenous PeopleJune 1st of each year
Calgary Foundation First Nations, Métis and Inuit Graduate Bursary (Metis)AlbertaCalgary FoundationApplies to all areas of studyAll Indigenous PeopleJuly 31, midnight
TransCanada Education AwardAlbertaGrande Prairie Regional CollegeApplies to all areas of study
TransAlta Aboriginal Educational AwardsAlbertaGrande Prairie Regional College, Lakeland College, Mount Royal University, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Olds CollegeEngineering and ArchitectureAll Indigenous People

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