Indspire Award

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (November 1, 2018)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Amount: up to 30,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External

Citizenship:

  • Canadian

Program(s):

  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • School of Graduate Studies

Purpose

The scholarship is to further recognize the importance of agriculture in our community by supporting a top student in their pursuit of an agricultural career.

Deadline

  • August 1, November 1, February 1 @ 11:59 pm ET

Value

  • $1,000 -30,000

Criteria

  • Canadian Indigenous person 
  • Enrolled at an accredited post-secondary institution, traditional knowledge program or arts training 
  • Enrolled full-time 
  • Must have a financial need 
  • Not a member of the staff, board, or jury at the time of applying for the support; 
  • Study outside of Canada is considered only at the graduate level. (Masters and PhD).

Application

The application must include:

  • A covering letter which demonstrates their academic achievements, community contributions, leadership abilities and aspirations in an agriculture related field,
  • Three letters of reference from their post-secondary institution and community leader(s) confirming the applicant’s volunteer / leadership qualities,
  • An overview of their field of study to be supported by the scholarship.

Visit the Rotary Lethbridge East website for the application and further information.