Metis Scholar Undergraduate Award

Full-time in any undergraduate degree program (minimum 9 credits per term). Canadian citizen, Métis heritage. Demonstrated financial need, minimum GPA of 2.30 in the immediate previous semester at UofL. Must provide valid proof of Métis heritage and a statement outlining your experience with Métis community. Students cannot also be receiving funding from Rupertsland Institute – Métis Training to Employment Services for the same course(s) of study; nor can students be a Registered or Treaty Indian under Canada’s Indian Act.

$2,500.00 minimum
Indigenous Awards, Undergraduate Awards
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please outline your experience with the Métis community (no more than 400 words).
  2. Please upload proof of your Métis heritage by providing one of the following: scanned image of a valid Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) membership card (which can be obtained by applying to the MNA), or valid membership card in any of the following organizations: Métis Settlements of Alberta, Métis Nation of Ontario, Manitoba Métis Federation, Métis Nation - Saskatchewan, Métis Nation British Columbia (provided you are not a Registered or Treaty Indian under Canada's Indian Act), or a long form birth certificate to support your Métis ancestry.