Rural Communities Scholarship Program

The Rural Communities Student Scholarship program will award $500 each to two separate applicants.

Who Can Apply?

Students from a Canadian municipality with a population less than 20,000.

Students attending a post-secondary institution full-time in Fall 2021 semester.

Students with community volunteer experience.

Students planning to use their knowledge and skills to support their home community after studies.

Application Requirements

  • 500 word (max) essay, on how student plans to support their rural community after studies (in PDF format).
  • Proof of full-time enrollment from post-secondary institution.
  • Completed application form (click here to download).
  • Application deadline: Tuesday Aug. 31st, 2021.
  • Recipients announced: Friday Sep. 17th, 2021.
  • A cheque will be mailed to each recipient by Oct. 1st, 2021
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When You Complete Your Application

Email completed application, proof of enrollment, and essay to

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