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University of Ottawa

The University of Ottawa—A crossroads of cultures and ideas

The University of Ottawa is home to over 50,000 students, faculty and staff, who live, work and study in both French and English. Our campus is a crossroads of cultures and ideas, where bold minds come together to inspire game-changing ideas. We are one of Canada’s top 10 research universities—our professors and researchers explore new approaches to today’s challenges. One of a handful of Canadian universities ranked among the top 200 in the world, we attract exceptional thinkers and welcome diverse perspectives from across the globe.

Grounding Community: Bursaries for Upper Year Indigenous Law Learners

These Bursaries for Full and Half-time students will be distributed annually to Indigenous students enrolled in the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law with demonstrated financial need for contribution to education costs.  Half-time students will need to be identified by the Organization.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Law
Level of Study: Upper Year Law
Indigenous Affiliation: Any


Building Community: Entrance Scholarships for Indigenous Law Learners

These Bursaries for Renewable Entrance Scholarships will be distributed annually to Indigenous students enrolled in the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law with demonstrated financial need for contribution to education costs.  Half-time students will need to be identified by the Organization.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Law
Level of Study: First Year Law
Indigenous Affiliation: Any


Thompson Beauchemin Scholarship for Indigenous Students

These Bursaries for Renewable Entrance Scholarships will be distributed annually to Indigenous students These Scholarships will be distributed annually to full-time Indigenous students enrolled at the University of Ottawa in any Faculty of Social Sciences program with demonstrated financial need for contribution to education costs.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Any Faculty of Social Sciences program at the University of Ottawa
Level of Study: Any
Indigenous Affiliation: Any
Other: Available to full-time students


CIBC-University of Ottawa Indigenous Scholarship

These Scholarships will be distributed annually to full-time and part-time Indigenous students enrolled at the University of Ottawa in any program with demonstrated financial need for contribution to education costs.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Any
Level of Study: Any
Indigenous Affiliation: Any