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Name:
Agrium Inc. Aboriginal Student Bursaries in Agriculture
Description:
Agrium Inc. offers products and services that cross the entire agricultural value-chain. As part of their strategy to attract Aboriginal students into the agri-business industry, Agrium Inc. will offer an annual contribution totaling $4,000 to offer two bursaries of equal value every year beginning in the 2012-2013 academic year. The aim of the bursaries is to encourage and support Aboriginal students pursuing their studies in the field of agriculture. Each year, two bursaries, each valued at $2,000, will be offered to undergraduate students who:

(1) are Aboriginal (Status, Non-Status, Métis, Inuit);

(2) are enrolled as a full-time student in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences Degree or Diploma Programs at the University of Manitoba;

(3) have demonstrated financial need on the University of Manitoba general bursary application form.

The selection committee has the discretion to renew the bursary for a maximum of three additional years after it is first awarded if a student continues to meet all of the criteria listed above.

Agrium Inc. will notify the Financial Aid and Awards office at the University of Manitoba by no later than March 31 in any year it wishes to discontinue this award.

The selection committee for these awards will be the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences Awards Committee.

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To be eligible for this bursary, please fill out and submit the “University of Manitoba General Bursary Application” now available on Aurora Student
Check the “Student Awards and Financial Aid” Tab and apply

Deadline to apply: October 1, 2015

For more information and to learn about the General bursary criteria, please go to: http://umanitoba.ca/student/fin_awards/bursaries/index.html
Entrance:
No
Award Type:
Bursary
Application Required:
Yes
Close Date:
2018-07-23
Supporting Files:

None


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