Indspire Bursaries & Scholarships


Building Brighter Futures:

Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards Program

Since 2004, Indspire has provided over $115 million in financial support to more than 37,500 First Nations, Inuit and Métis students. For a complete listing of Building Brighter Futures Supports, please visit

Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards for Post-Secondary Education

Post-secondary Education Programs

Full and part time studies in college, university, skilled trades, apprenticeships, and technology programs.

There is one application for all of Indspire’s bursaries, scholarships, and awards (with a few exceptions that you’ll see below). You only need to complete the application once to be considered for all applicable bursaries, scholarships, and awards. September 2019 to August 2020 academic year.

Indspire’s post-secondary application is now closed for the 2019 – 2020 academic year.  Indspire’s post-secondary application will be open in May 2020 for the 2020 – 2021 academic year. Thank you and congratulations to all applicants who submitted this year!

Deadlines: February 1, August 1, November 1, at 11:59 p.m. EST