RBC Indigenous Student Awards Program added December 9, 2019
The RBC Indigenous Student Awards Program was launched in 1992 to assist Indigenous students to complete post-secondary education, and provide an opportunity for RBC® to strengthen its relationship with the Indigenous community.
Who Is Eligible? You are eligible to apply to the RBC Indigenous Student Awards Program if you are a Status Indian*, a Non-status Indian, Inuit or Métis and meet these criteria:
You are a permanent resident or citizen of Canada
You have applied or are currently attending an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada
You maintain a full course load that leads to a recognized degree, certificate or diploma
You have at least two years remaining in post-secondary studies as of September 2019
You require financial assistance to pursue your education
If you are already receiving partial funding from other sources, you may still apply to the RBC Indigenous Student Awards Program to cover additional educational and living expenses. *Indian as defined in Section 2(1) of the Indian Act
Value: up to $4,000 per academic year for educational and living expenses for two to four years.
Deadline: Applications and supporting documents are to be received by RBC by 11:59 pm EST on February 28