In 2011, NRT created the New Relationship Trust Foundation (NRTF). This strategic decision allows the Foundation to use its charitable status to attract additional support for NRT’s education initiatives. In 2012, the Foundation assumed oversight of NRT’s education initiatives.
NRTF Education Initiatives
Scholarships are awarded at the Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate levels. Scholarship applications and guidelines for the 2019-20 academic year are now closed. Check back in March 2020 for an update.
Bursaries are awarded to students pursuing certificate, diploma, associate degree and trades programs. The call for NRTF applications and guidelines for the 2019-20 fiscal are now closed. IEY applications are available until funds exhausted.
Indigenous Early Years Scholarships and Bursaries
Indigenous Early Years Scholarships and Bursaries are awarded to Indigenous (First Nations, Métis (Métis Nation of BC verified), and Inuit) students residing in British Columbia that are enrolled at an accredited post-secondary institution and are studying in an early years related field.
2019-20 Fall IEY Scholarships application process is now open until funds are exhausted.
2019-20 Fall IEY Bursary application process is now open until funds are exhausted.
Students that intend to apply for an Indigenous Early Years Scholarship or Bursary should return at that time to download the new application form and guidelines.