Bursaries

REFUGEE ENTRANCE TO IAEP BURSARY

The English Language Centre (ELC) is dedicated to teaching EAL (English as an Additional Language) students and assisting them to enter the University of Manitoba. The Centre has established a trust fund to provide bursary support for students with refugee backgrounds who have English as an additional language (EAL) and wish to study at the English Language Centre (ELC).

VALUE: Each term (three times a year total), one or more bursaries, up to but not exceeding the value of full tuition costs per student for one full term.

QUALIFICATIONS: Offered to students who:

  1. Are refugees to Canada who have English as an additional language (EAL) as assessed by the English Language Centre (ELC);
  2. Are registered in the Intensive Academic English Program (IAEP) for the upcoming term at the English Language Centre at the University of Manitoba;
  3. Have demonstrated financial need on the English Language Centre bursary application form as approved by the Financial Aid and Awards office at the University of Manitoba.

Applicants will be asked to show proof of their status when submitting the bursary application to the English Language Centre (ELC).

Applicants should note that the deadline for the ELC program deposit is postponed to the start of the program if they bursary application is presented at the time of the registration.

The number and value of bursaries offered every term will be at the discretion of the selection committee.

The selection committee shall be named by the Director of the English Language Centre (or designate) and shall include at least two members of the English Language Centre.

APPLICATION:

English Language Centre
 520 University Centre

or

Financial Aid and Awards
422 University Centre

APPLICATION FORM: Refugee Entrance Bursary (PDF)

DEADLINES:

August 1 for the term beginning in September.
December 1 for the term beginning in January.
April 1 for the term beginning in May.


NEWCOMER ENTRANCE TO IAEP LEVEL 5 BURSARY

The English Language Centre (ELC) is dedicated to teaching EAL (English as an Additional Language) students and assisting them to enter the University of Manitoba. The Centre has established a trust fund to provide bursary support to Canadian immigrants and Canadian Permanent Residents who have EAL and wish to study at the English Language Centre (ELC).

VALUE: Each term (three times a year total), one or more bursaries, up to but not exceeding the value of full tuition costs for one full term per student.

QUALIFICATIONS: Offered to students who:

  1. Are immigrants to Canada or are Permanent Residents who have English as an additional language (EAL) as assessed by the English Language Centre (ELC);
  2. Are registered in the Intensive Academic English Program (IAEP) for the upcoming term at the University of Manitoba, English Language Centre and meet the requirements for IAEP Level 5, as assessed by the English Language Centre;
  3. Have demonstrated financial need on the English Language Centre bursary application form as approved by the Financial Aid and Awards office at the University of Manitoba.

Applicants should note that the deadline for the ELC program deposit is postponed to the start of the program if the bursary application is presented at the time of registration.

The number and value of bursaries offered every term will be at the discretion of the selection committee.

The selection committee shall be named by the Director of the English Language Centre (or designate) and shall include at least two members of the English Language Centre.

APPLICATION:

English Language Centre
520 University Centre
University of Manitoba

or

Financial Aid and Awards
422 University Centre
University of Manitoba

APPLICATION FORM: Newcomer Entrance Bursary (PDF)

DEADLINES:

August 1 for the term beginning in September.
December 1 for the term beginning in January.
April 1 for the term beginning in May