Newcomer Bursary Program
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.
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
2017 Bursary Recipients
2016 Bursary Recipients
2015 Bursary Recipients
2014 Bursary Recipients
2013 Bursary Recipients
2012 Bursary Recipients
2011 Bursary Recipients
2010 Bursary Recipients
2009 Bursary Recipients
2008 Bursary Recipients
2007 Bursary Recipients
2006 Bursary Recipients
- click here for a .pdf copy of the 2019 Bursary Poster
- click here for a .pdf copy of the 2019 Application Form