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 520 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 60 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 Aboriginal Group 

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All - Thompson Rivers University - Indigenous Scholarships, Bursaries and AwardsBritish ColumbiaThompson Rivers UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
New Relationship Trust Bursaries and ScholarshipsBritish ColumbiaAllApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
The Pisces Entrance ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaVancouver Island UniversityBusiness and AdministrationFirst Nations
President's Indigenous Support BursaryBritish ColumbiaRoyal Roads UniversityApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
Cannon Memorial BursaryBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaEducationFirst Nations
Native Brotherhood of British Columbia Jubilee ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaArts; SciencesFirst Nations
Clarence Ludwig Musclow BursaryBritish ColumbiaAllAboriginal StudiesFirst Nations
Mary and James Fyfe-Smith Memorial BursaryBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaEducation; Health Careers and Services; Law; Social ServicesFirst Nations
KHOT-LA-CHA AwardBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaEarth Sciences and Natural ResourcesFirst Nations
All - Okanagan College - Indigenous Scholarships, Bursaries and AwardsBritish ColumbiaOkanagan CollegeApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
Sam Nelson Memorial BursaryBritish ColumbiaLangara CollegeApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
Gwyn and Aileen Gunn Aboriginal Students BursaryBritish ColumbiaLangara CollegeCommunications and MediaFirst Nations
Aboriginal Student Entrance AwardBritish ColumbiaSimon Fraser UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Indigenous AwardsBritish ColumbiaVariesApplies to all areas of studyFirst NationsApril 30
Gene Joseph First Nations ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaLibrary and Archival StudiesAll Aboriginal PeopleJuly 1
B.C. Hydro Indigenous Scholarship ProgramBritish ColumbiaAllApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleSpring
B.C. Hydro BursaryBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaBusiness and AdministrationFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
CN Gold Medal ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaEconomics and Statistics; Management; Marketing; TransportationFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
McLean Foundation ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaHealth Careers and Services; Medicine; SciencesFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
Cliff - Marcel Trust Fund ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaApplies to all areas of studyFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
BMO Bank of Montreal Aboriginal Scholarship British ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British Columbia Business and AdministrationFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
McCarthy Tetrault Annual ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaNorthern StudiesFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
Dr. Mary John BursaryBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaArts; Social SciencesFirst Nations
Sheila Bitschy BSW Memorial BursaryBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaSocial ServicesFirst NationsOctober 15 to April 15
Spectra Energy Bursary for Aboriginal StudentsBritish ColumbiaUniversity of Northern British ColumbiaApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
HSBC Bank Canada Aboriginal BursaryBritish ColumbiaCapilano UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
HSA Bursaries for Indigenous StudentsBritish ColumbiaAllDentistry; Health Careers and Services; Medicine; Social ServicesAll Aboriginal People
First Citizens Fund Student Bursary ProgramBritish ColumbiaAllApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Randy Brant Memorial ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Awards for Aboriginal WomenBritish ColumbiaSimon Fraser University, Thompson Rivers University, British Columbia Institute of Technology, College of the Rockies, Douglas College, Justice Institute of British Columbia, North Island College, North Island College, Northern Lights College-Fort St. John/Fort Nelson, Northern Lights College-Fort St. John/Fort Nelson, Northwest Community College, Northwest Community College, BC Housing Applies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
All Nations Trust Company / Bank of Montreal BursaryBritish ColumbiaThompson Rivers UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleJuly 29 to September 18
C.H. Dowling Memorial AwardBritish ColumbiaUniversity of VictoriaHuman Sciences; Social SciencesFirst NationsFebruary 15 to April 30
Langford-Seabourne ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of VictoriaBusiness and Administration; Graduate and Postdoctoral StudiesFirst NationsMay 31
Winona Wood Memorial AwardBritish ColumbiaCamosun CollegeApplies to all areas of studyFirst NationsOctober 30 at 12:00 p.m.
Aboriginal Graduate Scholarship in EconomicsBritish ColumbiaUniversity of VictoriaEconomics and StatisticsAll Aboriginal PeopleMay 31
NITEP Indigenous Teacher Education ProgramBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaEducationFirst Nations
M’Akola Housing Society AwardBritish ColumbiaCamosun College Applies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleOctober 30
Tsa Qwa Supp Award for Nuu-Chah-Nulth StudentsBritish ColumbiaCamosun College Applies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleJanuary 22
Songhees Nation AwardBritish ColumbiaCamosun CollegeApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleJanuary 22
Anthany Dawson Justice AwardBritish ColumbiaCamosun College LawAll Aboriginal PeopleOctober 22
Deld’alus Te Ten AwardBritish ColumbiaCamosun College Any field of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleOctober 22
W̱SÁNEĆ School Board Award (WS'ANEC', WSANEC)British ColumbiaCamosun CollegeApplies to all areas of studyFirst NationsJanuary 22
Mino-Ayaa Wellness AwardBritish ColumbiaCamosun College All Aboriginal PeopleJanuary 22
Elizabeth Newham AwardBritish ColumbiaVancouver Island UniversityApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
Dennis Alphonse Memorial AwardBritish ColumbiaVancouver Island UniversityApplies to all areas of studyFirst NationsJanuary 15th of each year
Cummins Western Canada Dependability AwardBritish ColumbiaVancouver Island UniversitySkilled Trade; TransportationAll Aboriginal PeopleApril 30th of each year
Janet Ketcham ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaEarth Sciences and Natural ResourcesFirst Nations
Emily and Frances Binkley ScholarshipBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaEarth Sciences and Natural ResourcesFirst Nations
Irene June Wealick Memorial AwardBritish ColumbiaCapilano UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Health Science AwardsBritish ColumbiaAllDentistry; Health Careers and Services; Medicine; Social ServicesAll Aboriginal People
Northwestel Northern Futures ScholarshipsBritish ColumbiaAllBusiness and Administration; Communications and Media; Computer Sciences; Engineering and ArchitectureAll Aboriginal PeopleJuly 31
Harold F. and Anne Bedner UPHILL Scholarship in Health SciencesBritish ColumbiaUniversity of British ColumbiaHealth Careers and ServicesFirst Nations
Bud Mintz Memorial BursaryBritish ColumbiaLangara CollegeApplies to all areas of studyFirst Nations
Kempo Family AwardBritish ColumbiaCapilano UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
BMO Bank of Montreal Award for Aboriginal StudentsBritish ColumbiaCapilano UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Technology and Entrepreneurship Bursaries For Indigenous YouthBritish ColumbiaBusiness and AdministrationAll Aboriginal People
Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) – Saanich Peninsula Award for First Nations WomenBritish ColumbiaCamosun CollegeApplies to all areas of studyFirst NationsJanuary 22
All - Camosun College - Indigenous Scholarships, Bursaries and AwardsBritish ColumbiaCamosun College Applies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
All - Capilano University - Indigenous Scholarships, Bursaries and AwardsBritish ColumbiaCapilano UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Chief Joe Mathias of British ColumbiaBritish ColumbiaAllAny field of studyFirst Nations
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