Gillis Purcell Memorial Journalism Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples

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Bursary Information

Gillis Purcell Memorial Journalism Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples
 Provider Name:
The Canadian Press
 Field of Study:
Communications and Media
 Application Deadline:
November 1st of each year.
 Other Eligibility Criteria:
This scholarship is awarded to an Indigenous Peoples (status or non-status Indian, Metis or Inuit) enrolled at a Canadian university or college. The student must already be attending the post-secondary institution and must be either enrolled in a journalism program or actively involved with a news organization associated with the institution (e.g. student paper or broadcast station). The scholarship is open to both French and English-speaking Indigenous Canadians. Scholarship recipients with appropriate experience and qualifications may also receive an offer of temporary employment or other opportunities at The Canadian Press, at the sole discretion of the scholarship provider.
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1.855.INDSPIRE (463.7747)

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