Calgary Foundation First Nations, Métis and Inuit Graduate Bursary

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (May 15, 2023)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Monday, May 15, 2023

Amount: $3,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management


  • School of Graduate Studies

This bursary provides financial support to First Nations, Métis and Inuit students who plan to pursue graduate post-secondary education.

Three bursaries valued at $3,000 each, applied directly to tuition.

Applicant must:

  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be attending any year of study at a Canadian post-secondary pursuing a graduate degree, including medicine and law.
  • Write a short essay sharing their connection to First Nations, Métis and/or Inuit culture and community, describing their educational journey, through community or schooling, and future plans and aspirations. How will financial support help them achieve their goals?

For more information and their application visit the Calgary Foundation website.