National Indigenous Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 14th 2021 (11:59 PM EST)

Awarded annually to three incoming Indigenous undergraduate students (First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) studying full-time at Western's main campus based on their outstanding academic excellence and meaningful and impactful contribution toward Indigenous communities. Two scholarships will be awarded to students applying from Canadian high schools, and one scholarship to an Indigenous student applying from a postsecondary institution. Recipients must meet the minimum academic averages for their programs, and will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, creative and innovative thinking, and previous or intended contributions to Indigenous communities (including, on and off reserve and as well as urban settings).

Scholarship Values

2 awards at $50,000 each to Indigenous students applying from Canadian high schools ($20,000 for year- one, $10,000 for year’s two to four based on ongoing registration)

1 award at $50,000 to an Indigenous student applying from a postsecondary institution ($20,000 for year-one, $10,000 for year’s two to four based on ongoing registration)

How to Apply?

To apply to the National Indigenous Scholarship Program please use the link below:

NATIONAL INDIGENOUS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 

For more information please contact our Indigenous Financial Aid Coordinator Donna Noah at dnoah@uwo.ca or 519-661-2111 ext. 86437