THE 2022 BURSARY INTAKE IS NOW CLOSED
identify as Indigenous
be enrolled in a school of nursing in British Columbia as of April 15
be a student member of BCNU - membership is free. Sign up NOW!
employed student nurses (ESNs) may apply
cannot previously have been the recipient of this bursary
Applications are accepted from January to April 15 of each year.
Complete the online application and associated waiver.
Application deadline is April 15 of each year.
Notification will be sent to the randomly drawn bursary recipient by email in early May (please ensure you check your junk mail folders).
Applicants meeting the eligibility requirements stated above will be entered into a random draw for the bursary. The successful applicant will be notified with instructions by email.
Before funds are released, the successful applicant will be required to provide their social insurance number (SIN) for tax purposes as well as proof of program enrollment (letter from school, receipt for tuition paid, or a copy of transcript).
Applications will open in January 2023.
If you have any further questions about the Indigenous Student Nurse Education Bursary, please email the Student Nurse Education Bursary team at
2022 Recipient: Candace Atwood2021 Recipient: Renee Williams
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