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CIBC Achiever Awards

CIBC is the largest corporate contributor to Indspire, demonstrating a strong commitment to the First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities. In addition to being the founding corporate sponsor of the Indspire Awards and Soaring: Indigenous Youth Empowerment Gatherings, CIBC has been supporting the Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries, Scholarships, and Awards program since 1999 with commitments totalling more than $2 million. These CIBC Achiever Awards are renewable bursaries and scholarships for post-graduate students in business, engineering, law, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), and technology programs and undergraduate students in any program or field.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study:
Post-Graduate Students – Business, Engineering, Law, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), and/or Technology
Undergraduate Students – Any
Level of Study: Any
Indigenous Affiliation: Any