Dr. Tobasonakwut Kinew Scholarship for Culture, History and Language

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Bursary Information

Dr. Tobasonakwut Kinew Scholarship for Culture, History and Language
 Field of Study:
Indigenous Studies
 Awards Available:
 Other Eligibility Criteria:
This scholarship will be given to a First Nations student who demonstrates a combination of academic achievement, cultural activity and leadership. Preference will be given to a student who is recommended by the AVP Indigenous Affairs. This scholarship was established in memory of Tobasonakwut Kinew by his family, friends and colleagues. Dr. Kinew was a respected Anishinaabe leader and Elder, teacher and healer. A residential school survivor, Dr. Kinew was a longstanding advocate for the protection and implementation of treaty rights and increasing Indigenous participation in higher education. This award continues Dr. Kinew's legacy by recognizing and encouraging students who follow his footsteps in preserving and celebrating Indigenous culture.
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Contact Information

 Contact Organisation:
University of Winnipeg - Awards and Financial Aid
515 Portage Avenue
 Postal Code:
R3B 2E9
(204) 779-8946

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