Calgary Foundation First Nations, Métis and Inuit Graduate Bursary

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Wednesday, May 15, 2024

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.


Two 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?
  • Provide one letter of reference.

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