Investing in your future may require some help along the way. Windsor offers financial aid to eligible students, as well as a number of scholarships and bursaries specifically for Aboriginal learners.
Scholarships and Bursaries
Financial aid is available to you through scholarships, bursaries, government loans and Aboriginal-specific scholarships and awards. The following are examples of 2 awards available at Windsor.
The Geoffrey H. Wood Native Bursary is open to students of Aboriginal ancestry (First Nations [status and non-status], Métis, Inuit), who maintain satisfactory academic standing and demonstrate financial need.
The Chippewa’s of Mnjikaning/McCarthy Tetrault LLP Aboriginal Scholarship is open to an Aboriginal law student based on financial need, academic excellence and commitment to the Aboriginal community.
Check out Windsor’s list of scholarships and bursaries, or visit the Aboriginal Education Centre website for information about financial aid available to you.
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
Work Study Program and Part-Time Work
The Work Study Program at Windsor can help eligible students to find part-time work at the university. Some of the jobs available to you might include helping professors with research or working at campus organizations such as the Aboriginal Education Centre.