Bursary applications are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year.

Awards range from $2000 for full time students to $200 per class for part time students.

To be eligible for a bursary, applicants must be:

  • A current Crown (permanent) Ward, or have been a Crown (permanent) Ward for at least one year, or be eligible for Continued Care and Support for Youth
  • Under 26 years of age at the start of their current school program, or under 30 years of age if they have received scholarship or bursary funding from the Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada for the same program in previous years
  • Registered at or planning to attend school either full or part time year at an accredited post-secondary school

If you have questions about the program, when it will next be open,  or would like more information about eligibility,  please contact Amanda Ball at aball@cafdn.org