Frequently Asked Questions: Bursaries

Can I change my course load?

To receive your bursary, you must be enrolled in a post-secondary semester program or a post-secondary trades foundation or apprenticeship program and maintain a minimum 60% course load. 

If you have a documented disability, you must maintain a minimum 40% course load and be registered with Accessibility Services.  

If you have questions, contact Financial Aid.

When can I apply for a Selkirk College bursary?

Bursary applications open September 15 and close October 31. 

What is the difference between a bursary and a scholarship?

Bursaries are based on financial need and students must provide financial information when making an application. Scholarships are based on grades.