Canadian Citizens, Permanent Residents and International Students coming from College or University.
Aboriginal Student Entrance Award
Amount Awarded: $2,500
The SFU Aboriginal Student Entrance Award is offered to Canadian Aboriginal students entering Simon Fraser University from a Canadian secondary school or a college / university program in British Columbia. The applicant will have demonstrated their participation in the Aboriginal community through services and / or a cultural contribution.
To be eligible, regular applicants for secondary education must have marks of around 80% for the faculty to which they applied (not rounded up), candidates for the IB diploma must have the diploma score from the IB required for admission, and college / university applicants must have a GPA transfer of 2.5 (not rounded up).
- Value: $2,500
- Number: Varies per term
- Citizenship: Canadian Citizens
- Term: Fall (pending available funding, Spring and Summer may also be offered)
The request must be submitted online and supporting documents must be sent by email before the deadline at 11.59 p.m. PST.
- Community referral form completed and emailed by a community leader who can talk about your involvement
- Documentation of your Aboriginal heritage: photocopy or Scan of your Indian or Métis map (front and back)
If you do not have a Métis card or status, please contact the program assistant at Aboriginal_students@sfu.ca or at (778) 782-5428 to discuss other options.
Fall Term only: April 30, 2020