Newcomer Bursary Program

Newcomer Bursary

Congratulations To This Year's Newcomer Bursary Recipients!

  • Abeer Awad
  • Alaa Al Shater
  • Avin Almosallem
  • Brksina Weldemichael
  • Doaa Seefan
  • Ibrahim Al Moulia
  • Kawthar Alkhateeb
  • Marseel Yadkoo
  • Mirna Yadkoo
  • Mou’Men Al Mahnaseh
  • Saron Woldu
  • Shereen Almosallem
     

TWELVE Awards Of $2,500 Each Were Award in 2019!

Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards of $2,500 that are to assist students with meeting the costs of post-secondary (i.e. university or vocational) training.

Bursary recipients were selected by an independent committee and notifications have gone out via email and post.   Bursaries will be presented at the World Refugee Day celebration on Thursday, June 20th, 2019.  

Congratulations Recipients! 

 

Individuals are eligible to apply for a bursary if they meet ALL of the following criteria:
  • They are a REFUGEE who landed in Canada in the past 10 years (i.e. since January 1, 2009)
  • Their principal residence is located in Regina
  • Their studies will take place at a Saskatchewan educational institution
  • They have not received a Newcomer Bursary in a previous year

A brief letter and transcripts should be submitted at the same time as the application. Reference "Section 2" of application.  Please ensure that all documents are submitted at the same time. 

 

Previous Bursary Recipients are as follows:

2018 Bursary Recipients

  • Basmah Almosallem
  • Dareen Al Shater
  • Fatima Al Hussein
  • Mohammed Feras Aljoudi
  • Moo Rah Wah
  • Nermine Issa
  • Saja Al-Baldawi
  • Yosan Ghedbrahiwot

2017 Bursary Recipients

  • Bilal Alissa
  • Manal Alkhateeb
  • Marry Htoo
  • Nibal Alkhateeb
  • Roger Halerimana
  • Santosh Mainali
  • Selamawit Temnewo
  • Zeinab Bahjet

2016 Bursary Recipients

  • Bishnu Kafley
  • Emmerence Bagenda
  • Eh Khu Hsa
  • Devi Pabitra Tiwari
  • Marwa Janbaz
  • Mensur Ali
  • Ruth Asfaw
  • Sumitra Sunuwar

2015 Bursary Recipients

  • Emmanuel Ndayisenga
  • Jessica Varela
  • Monica Tamang
  • Patrick Bitaruke
  • Samson Zeremariam
  • Tahera Hussain

 

 

 

2014 Bursary Recipients

  • Abdul Malik Janbaz
  • Hewan Meselab Abrha
  • Kee Mae Paw
  • Sirjana Subedi
  • Tila Nepal
  • Tha Ku Eh

2013 Bursary Recipients

  • Flavia Flavia
  • Hadiseh Samadyar
  • Karuna Regmi
  • Mu R’Na Hser
  • Nu Nee
  • Tha Lay Too Paw - Social Justice Committee Bursary

2012 Bursary Recipients

  • Amina Ibrahim - recipient of the Saskatchewan Credit Unions Bursary
  • Amir Samadyar
  • K'tru Paw
  • Lahset Lay
  • M'thu Hser Lah
  • Tha Mu Eh - recipient of the Holy Child/St. Joseph

2011 Bursary Recipients

  • Htee Hset Meh Ywa
  • Lay Ker Paw
  • Nafisa Absher
  • Win Naing San
  • Yesira Abdalbyine
  • Yo Kaw Htoo
  • Zahra Movahedzadeh

2010 Bursary Recipients

  • David Angeth Deng
  • Elaheh Ahmadi
  • Forouzan Azimi
  • Htee Moo Paw
  • Reem Marjan Garmakana

  2009 Bursary Recipients

  • Amran Ibrahim
  • Nahid Faizali
  • Haifsa Saleh
  • Eiman Merghani
  • Nadira Beshir
  • Liridona Lika

2008 Bursary Recipients

  • Aquila Azizi
  • Naw Paw Decem
  • Iyounia Rabayaa

 2007 Bursary Recipients

  • Ali Nasry
  • Ben Akongo
  • Shakiba Shakouri
  • Idriss Movahedzadeh
  • Zeinab Movahedzadeh

2006 Bursary Recipients

  • Samira Hashimi
  • Homaira Hashimi
  • Najma Moumin
  • Waffaa Zanoun
  • Adila Azizi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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