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Freda Ahenakew and Jean Okimāsis nēhiyawēwin Scholarship

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Freda Ahenakew and Jean Okimāsis nēhiyawēwin Scholarship

Donor:
Dr. Arok Wolvengrey
Value:
$500.00
Number of Scholarships:
Two (2) for academic year (February 28th and October 31st)
Field of Study:
FNUniv Arts or Indigenous Education program, with a Major, Minor or Certificate in the Cree language.
Mininum Credit Hours:
30 credit hours complete
Minimum Academic Standing:
65%

Criteria

First Nations University of Canada student

 

Application Details

Application:

A completed application form
A copy of current transcripts
A cover letter that exemplifies the importance of the Cree language to their lives, studies and future plans
One reference letter from an educator
One reference letter from a colleague, or family member

Application Details:

One of the two annual scholarships must be awarded to a student of Indigenous ancestry and the other scholarship is open to all eligible applicants regardless of heritage, Indigenous and non-Indigenous alike.