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Scholarships

1.  The Sebastien ScholarshipFully paid tuition for a summer High School Credit in Archaeology: Available to eligible First Nations, Métis and Inuit students. ($2,395 Value)

About the award:

  • Two scholarships are available, to cover the full tuition of the course.
  • Available to any Canadian high school student of First Nations, Métis or Inuit heritage.
  • Students should have completed Grade 10 and be no older than 21 years at the time of the course.
  • Students will be asked to complete an application form and provide a 500-word personal essay.
  • Students should provide two letters of reference from a community leader (such as an elder or council member), teacher, principal, or guidance counselor.
  • Submissions will be reviewed by a selection committee of TRCA educators and archaeologists and FNMI consultants, as well as an external panelist.
The deadline for application is May 1, 2019.

2.  The Carr-Reid Archaeology BursaryProviding one bursary in the amount of $1,200 towards the total cost of tuition to help a deserving student attend the Boyd Archaeological Field School in 2018.

About the award:

Applications will be received from high school students in a letter-based format, with a supporting letter of reference from a high school teacher.  The deadline for application is May 1, 2019.

 For more information, contact Aldo Missio: amissio@trca.ca