Adult Learner Bursaries
We are accepting applications!
Deadline to apply is 4:00 pm on November 10th, 2021.
We award $750 bursaries to adults who are working toward a grade 12 certificate or grade 12 equivalency (GED). Vulnerable populations will be given preference.
To qualify, you must be an adult who:
♦ Has not completed grade 12 or GED
♦ Has not been in public school for at least 3 years
♦ Is or will be enrolled in College, Technical or Trade school or private training as of Dec 1, 2021
♦ Has a total household income of less than $35,000/year
Since 2002, we have granted $145,000 in bursaries and awards to adults who have gone back to school.
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