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Athabasca University

Walker Wood Foundation Undergraduate First in Family Bursaries

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Any
Disciplines
2500 CAD
Grant
Canada
Location
15 Oct 2024
Application deadline

About

To add to your main sources of funding, you might want to consider Athabasca University's scholarship, award, or bursary options. While scholarships and awards are generally based on a combination of academic performance and community involvement, bursaries are designed to focus on students in financial need. 

Overview

Scholarship type

Need based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

$2,500

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The Walker Wood Foundation Undergraduate First in Family Bursaries are intended to offer financial support and recognition to Athabasca University undergraduate program students who are the first in their family to attend a post-secondary educational institution.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The scholarship is worth $2,500.

Eligibility

  • These bursaries are for current Athabasca University students who are the first in their family (grandparents, parents, nor siblings have earned a post secondary credential, i.e. university, college or technical diploma, certificate or degree) to attend university.
  • Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program and have successfully completed at least one, 3 credit AU course, (not completed by challenge credit). 
  • Applicants must a Canadian citizen and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who are a resident of Ontario or the Maritime Provinces.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Canada

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

15 Oct 2024

This award is presently closed.

It will reopen for application submissions on September 1, 2024.

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