Programs and Scholarships
Aboriginal programs of study
If you have any questions concerning programs of study available at the University of Ottawa, contact the Aboriginal Outreach Officer at 613-562-5800, extension 4529.
For a complete list of programs offered at the University of Ottawa.
Scholarships and bursaries
The Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa provide access to a variety of scholarships and bursaries specifically designed for Aboriginal students. Students attending uOttawa can go to uOZone or InfoWeb to access the Online Scholarships and Bursaries tool. Using the search feature, you can find the scholarships and bursaries specific to Aboriginal students or to your chosen program and field.
Internal scholarships and bursaries for Aboriginal students
- Aboriginal Leadership Scholarship
- Aboriginal Students Scholarship
- Canadian medical foundation Bursary for students in the Faculty of Medicine’s Aboriginal Program
- Dr. Arlington F. Dungy Scholarship for Students in the Faculty of Medicine’s Aboriginal Program
- Education Bursary for Aboriginal Students
- Gaston Héon Memorial Fund in Canadian and Aboriginal Studies
- Institute of Canadian and Aboriginal Studies Scholarship
- Irene and William Duquette Aboriginal Teacher Education Scholarship
- Ontario Aboriginal Student Bursary
- William Commanda Aboriginal Medical Scholarship
Other scholarships and bursaries for Aboriginal students
- Aboriginal Multi-Media Society, Bursary Guide for Aboriginal Scholarships
- BMO, Foundation for the Advancement of Aboriginal Youth (FAAY)
- Global Television Network Aboriginal People’s Internships Award
For additional information: Broadcaster of the Future Awards Global Television Network: info@GlobalTelevision.com; 1-800-387-8001
- Indigenous and Norther Affairs Canada, Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool
- INDSPIRE, Bursaries, Scholarship and Awards, Guide for Indigenous students (PDF Guide, Bilingual)
- KPMG’s Indigenous Student Awards
- Métis Bursaries and Scholarships in Ontario (PDF Guide)
- Ontario Native Education Counselling Association (ONECA), Scholarships
- RBC, Aboriginal Student Awards Program
- Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards for Aboriginal Students, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (PDF Guide)
- TD Aboriginal Scholarships in Nursing
Please come to the Aboriginal Resource Centre. We can help you with your searches on scholarships and bursaries, pending deadlines, and application process.