Bursaries & Sholarships

Aboriginal Multi-media Society AMMSA

Over 380 listings of Aboriginal specific and non-Aboriginal scholarships.

Anishnawbe Health Toronto (AHT): Dr. Tomer Levey Memorial Bursary

Dr. Tomer Levy, a physician at Anishnawbe Health Toronto for two years, passed away in a tragic hiking accident in 1996. His family established a trust fund in his name to assist Aboriginal youth studying medicine.

Canadian Benefits
Your Internet doorway to government-wide information about benefit programs and services for individuals. Canada Benefits is run by the Government of Canada.

First Nations House
First Nations House can help students in learning about and accessing the wide array of scholarships and grants available to undergraduate and graduate students.The majority of the Aboriginal scholarships and bursaries are based on financial need, although some awards and college bursaries are academic achievement and community contribution-based.

Foundation for the Advancement of Aboriginal Youth

Operated by CCAB, the Foundation for the Advancement of Aboriginal Youth is the scholarship and bursary program dedicated to developing the next generation of Aboriginal leaders.

Indigenous Fellowship Programme

The Indigenous Fellowship Programme (IFP) was launched by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in the context of the first International Decade of the World’s Indigenous Peoples (1995/2004).

Kathleen Blinkhorn Aboriginal Student Scholarship Fund

The scholarship will be awarded each fall to Aboriginal students attending a college, university, or private trade school recognized by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. Applicants must also live in non-profit housing and, while applications will be accepted from students at all levels of post-secondary education, preference will be given to students who are not currently in their first year of study.

Maclean’s Scholarship Finder

A free database of thousands of Canadian scholarships, bursaries and awards.

National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation (NAAF)

The National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation (NAAF) is a nationally registered non-profit organization devoted to excellence and to providing the tools necessary for Aboriginal youth to achieve brighter futures.