Bursaries & Scholarships

In creating a Scholarship or Bursary Fund, you invest in your community’s future and show students you care. Your community foundation provides the expertise to help you meet your personal giving goals and awards scholarships or bursaries to deserving students. Your gift can help students achieve their lifetime dreams.

 

The following bursaries are available for application in 2019:

 

Dr. Donald William Rae Memorial Bursary - $1,000

To assist one student each year in pursuit of a career in Nursing, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Medicine or Medical Rehabilitation including without limitations, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Respiratory Therapy.

 

Dr. Harvey Hassard Memorial Bursary  - 2 x $1,000

To assist two students each year in pursuit of a career in Nursing, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Medicine or Medical Rehabilitation including without limitations, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Respiratory Therapy.

 

Lorraine Rae Bursary Fund - $1,000

To assist one student each year pursuing a career in the field of Education.

 

Portage la Prairie Community Development Corporation Bursary - $1,000

To assist one student each year in pursuit of post secondary education in one of the following areas of study:  Business, Management and/or Accounting.

 

Jody Lee Fulton Memorial Bursary - $1,000

To assist one student from Central Manitoba each year pursuing a commercial pilot license

Commercial Pilot Training Criteria: The student must be currently registered or accepted in a recognized school of studies in a program providing training that will result in a commercial pilot license. Recipient may be but not limited to high school graduates in Central Manitoba. 

 

Russ Denton Memorial Bursary - $725

The bursary is intended to assist one student each year in pursuing their education.

 

Don & Lois Booth Memorial Bursary  - $175

To assist students who demonstrate an interest in pursuing peace & social justice.

Specific Criteria for each Bursary is included on the application forms

 

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