Funding and Scholarships

There are different funding options available to Aboriginal students, specifically in support of:

If you would like more information about funding options, you can book an appointment to speak with our Aboriginal Student Advisor.

Aboriginal Student Services Center (ASSC) Awards

The 2016 ASSC Awards are now closed. 

These awards are opened annually to First Nations, Métis and Inuit students and are provided by many generous donors in the community.

Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) Awards

The 2016 Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) Awards are now closed.

These awards are opened annually to Métis students and are generously provided by the Métis Education Foundation (MEF), an affiliate of the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA)

Health Careers Scholarship

Applications for the Health Careers Scholarship are now closed.

U of A Scholarships and Awards

You may be eligible to apply for other U of A Scholarships and Awards. For detailed listings and application information visit the Scholarships and Awards website.

Student Financial Support

You can also apply for Bursaries and Emergency Funding as well as receive Government Student Loan support and advice and sign up for Money Management Education Sessions. For detailed information and application options, visit the Financial Support website.

External Awards

There are many useful websites that can be used when looking for external scholarship, awards and bursary opportunities for Aboriginal students: