Funding for Students
Scholarships and Bursaries
NRT Scholarships and Bursaries are available to First Nation students pursuing a post-secondary education from a recognized institution. Scholarships are awarded at the Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate levels. Bursaries are awarded to students pursuing trades certificates and diplomas.
Eligibility: First Nations students from BC who are attending a recognized post-secondary institution
First call of Bursary funding is now closed. Second call will be announced on August 15th, 2013. Bursaries are for Certificates, Diplomas or a trade.
NRT has allocated a total of $350,000 for Scholarship funding for 2013-2014. The breakdown of awards is as follows:
- 30 Undergraduate degree Scholarships @ $5,000 each
- 10 Masters degree Scholarships @ $10,000 each
- 5 Doctorate degree Scholarships @ $20,000 each
Scholarship Applications is now available for 2013/14 school year--September semester
For information on other scholarship and bursaries available to Aboriginal students in BC, visit this link Aboriginal Learning Links website.