GPRC Awards and Bursaries Available!

GPRC Awards and Bursaries Available!

The GPRC Financial Aid team is here to help you navigate the world of student funding!

First, let’s have our Financial Advisers answer some common questions.

What are bursaries?  Bursaries are awards based on financial need and other criteria.

Who has financial need?  We think that ALL students have financial need and encourage everyone to apply!

How much money could I receive? Our award and bursaries values range from $250 to $5,000!

How many awards are there? We have over 200 awards that you can apply for on one application form with a total value of over $100,000!

How long does it take to apply?  It will take you about an hour to complete the application process but you can start and stop as you have time. You can also fill out these forms with the help of a Financial Adviser, to the process isn’t scary or overwhelming.

What is the deadline? January 17, 2018, but why not apply early?

When will I know if I’m getting an award? Selections are made in late January with payments made in early February

Where do I apply?  You can apply on your myGPRC account or head on over to the Financial Aid website.

Who is eligible to apply? Students enrolled full-time in both fall and winter semesters.

We hope you find this information useful. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact our office at the information below.

Financial Aid Grande Prairie
Office: H103
Phone: 780-539-2845
Fax: 780-539-2888
Web: Visit Homepage
GPRC Grande Prairie
10726 – 106 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Canada T8V 4C4
Financial Aid Fairview
Office: FAC131
Phone: 780-835-6654
Fax: 780-835-6788
GPRC Fairview
PO Bag 3000
11235-98 Avenue
Fairview, Alberta
Canada T0H 1L0
Indigenous Careers Award

Indigenous Careers Award

Indigenous Careers Award

Supporting Indigenous Albertans in their pursuit of post-secondary studies in certificate, diploma, applied degree and bachelor’s degree programs in Alberta high-demand occupations.


Eligible Programs:

  • Business
  • Physical, Natural & Applied Sciences
  • Health Sciences, including Kinesiology
  • Education, including Early Childhood Education and Childcare
  • Technologists
  • Social Sciences, limited to Child and Youth Care, Community Support Worker, Social Work, Addictions Studies/Counselling/Service Worker

You must be enrolled in the 2016-17 Fall and/or Winter semester in order to be considered for these awards. Contact Financial Aid for more information.

Application available at: