Resources for Scholarships, Fellowships & Bursaries
Below is a list of some organizations offering scholarships, fellowships or bursaries to Canadian university students. Where possible, links to the organizations web site is included. Contact information is included if a web site link is not available.
  • Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC)
    Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is a non-denominational, non-profit international development agency that promotes sustainable and equitable
    social development in low-income countries in Asia and Africa. The programme consists of a four-week Management Seminar in Ottawa, followed by an eight-month work placement with a South Asian non-governmental organization. The Management Seminar provides practical training in development management, emphasizing an analytical approach, and strategic thinking and planning. In South Asia and East Africa, participants will be placed with organizations working in different aspects of development, such as health, education, natural resource management and micro-enterprise development. The programme will be held between July 20, 2001 and April 30, 2002. Up to twenty fellowships will be awarded for the 2001/2002 Programme.
Canadian Non-government Organizations and Institutions:
  • AUCC Assoc. of Universities and Colleges of Canada list of scholarships and exchanges
    a comprehensive list of AUCC programmes and scholarships
  • Canadian Study Abroad Opportunities
    a concise list of study abroad programmes at Canadian universities
  • Youth & Development
    Canada World Youth programmes focussing specifically on international development issues
Other Organizations and Institutions specializing in Study Abroad