Scholarships and Bursaries for Northerners
Areva Northern Saskatchewan Scholarship Program
Since 1979, AREVA Resources has supported Northern education through scholarships. Continuing through the decades, we currently offer ten university scholarships ($5,000 each), ten institute scholarships ($5,000 each), and five designated trades scholarships ($2,500) every year.
Deadline: Last working day of June each year
Candidates for the Northern scholarships must:
- Qualify as a Resident of Saskatchewan’s North in accordance with the definition outlined in the Human Development Agreement between the Province of Saskatchewan and AREVA Resources Canada Inc. (available below)
- Qualify for entrance to a University or Technical Institute program in Saskatchewan.
- By applying for courses or a program, which in the opinion of the AREVA Scholarship Selection Committee, would benefit the North.
- Forward an official copy of his or her marks to the La Ronge Northern Affairs Office upon completion of each semester.
Northern Spirit Scholarships
Developing people and developing communities go hand in hand. That is why NEFI supports the education of individuals through the Northern Spirit Scholarships program. To date, NEFI has awarded over 240 renewable scholarships of $2,500 each to promising students in northern Saskatchewan. In 2003, 25 awards were made from among 60 applicants. Scholarship recipients are chosen based on students’ marks and potential contribution to northern Saskatchewan.
NWC Scholarship - Northwest Communities Wood Products
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