General Bursaries

General Bursaries 2020-2021

These awards are available to part-time and full-time students enrolled in a diploma or degree program at StFX. Applicants must be in good academic standing and demonstrate financial need.

Round 1

Application Open Date: October 1, 2020
Application Due Date: October 15, 2020
Award Value: up to $500


Round 2

Application Open Date: November 4, 2020
Application Due Date: November 18, 2020
Award Value: up to $500


Round 3

Application Open Date: January 6, 2021
Application Due Date: January 20, 2021
Award Value: up to $500


Round 4

Application Open Date: February 3, 2021
Application Due Date: February 17, 2021
Award Value: up to $500


  • Each application round will be open for 14 days.
  • Due to the volume of applications expected, only those approved for a bursary will be notified following the closing date.
  • Applicants reporting $0 in resources for their studies will not be considered for funding. All students are expected to have come to university with a sound financial plan to address the cost of attendance. This program is meant to assist students with small gaps that may exist in their budgets, they are not meant to be used as a main source of funding for post-secondary study.
  • The Financial Aid Office will make every effort to adjudicate applications and notify recipients of awards within 10 days of the closing date.
  • All notifications will be sent to recipients' StFX email accounts.