VIA Rail

The way Canadians travel is changing. More and more Canadians are travelling smarter and choosing to take the train. It is now time to modernize ensuring safer, faster, more frequent, more accessible and an environmentally-friendly service. All aboard! Via Rail Canada is an independent Crown corporation, subsidized by Transport Canada, mandated to offer intercity passenger rail services in Canada.

The Future is On Board Educational Award

These awards will be distributed annually to Indigenous student(s) from Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte community who are attending post-secondary institutions with demonstrated financial need for contribution to education costs and with preference to students studying: Technical Trades, Engineering, Graphic Design, Trades, Accounting, Communications, Public Administration, law, business, mechanical and engineering technicians.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Preference given to: Technical trades, engineering, graphic design, trades, accounting, communications, public administration, law, business, mechanical and engineering technicians.
Level of Study: Any
Indigenous Affiliation: First Nations – Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte