UBC offers new $20,000 Scholarships for Aboriginal Students
March 21st, 2012
The University of British Columbia has launched two new major entrance scholarships for First Nations, Métis and Inuit students entering UBC undergraduate programs from secondary school, to help attract and support the most accomplished and promising Aboriginal students from across Canada.
The $5,000 Aboriginal Major Entrance Scholarships – renewable for up
to three additional years for a total of $20,000 if students maintain
their academic standing – will be awarded annually to Aboriginal
students according to broad-based criteria, including academic
excellence, leadership qualities and outstanding contributions to the