The Chief Joe Mathias Scholarship Fund has partnered with the New Relationship Trust (NRT) Foundation. The Chief Joe Mathias Scholarship Fund’s scholarships and bursaries will be administered by the NRT Foundation for the 2016-17 academic year.
Students wishing to apply for a Chief Joe Mathias scholarship or bursary will be automatically assessed for eligibility by applying to the NRT Foundation. The NRT Foundation application forms are now currently available until 12:00 pm on June 9th, 2016 at http://www.nrtf.ca/funding/scholarships.
Please do not send application packages to the address indicated on past Chief Joe Mathias scholarship applications this year.
The Chief Joe Mathias scholarships and bursaries are available to all First Nation students from BC who are planning on attending an accredited post-secondary institution on a full-time basis.
Scholarships are awarded for:
- Masters; and
Bursaries are awarded for:
- Diploma; and
- Associate’s Degree
Examples of Ineligible Fields of Study:
- Conferences / symposiums / workshops
- Professional Fees / schools
- Education at non-recognized post-secondary institutions
- Executive / Management programs