We're committed to the 92nd Call to Action, ensuring that Indigenous peoples have equitable access to jobs, training, and educational opportunities in the corporate sector. Every year, ACU awards four bursaries of $2,000 to students of Indigenous Ancestry who are enrolled in a post-secondary business program or are already studying in a business program at a post-secondary institution in Manitoba.
When can I apply for a bursary?
Applications are accepted every year, from September to January 31st. Applications submitted outside of this window will not be considered.
Who can apply?
- Indigenous ancestry
- Enrolled in a post-secondary business program in Manitoba
- Taking a minimum of three courses
- Good academic performance
- Demonstrated financial need
- Involved in the community
When are successful applicants notified?
Bursaries are awarded every spring.
Why does ACU award bursaries to Indigenous Students?
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