Sponsored by: Native Women’s Association of Canada
Deadline: July 15, 2022, 11:59 pm EST
Potential payout: $1000
Eligibility restriction: Applicants must be an Indigenous woman, gender-diverse, or Two-Spirit person, be under 31 years of age, and currently pursuing post-secondary studies (priority given to students studying law or justice-related fields.) See full eligibility criteria.
What’s required: A emailed or faxed application form, including personal, academic, and financial info, proof of age, declaration of Indigenous ancestry, letter of acceptance, recent transcripts, one reference letter, along with a maximum 500-word essay outlining specific areas indicated on the application form.
Tips: Read and complete all areas of the application form carefully, including the checklist of required documentation on the final page.
Where to get info: nwac.ca/scholarships-bursaries/helen-bassett-commemorative-student-award