Application deadline for 2022: September 9, 2022
All three bursaries are worth $2,000 each
These bursaries are open to students who are entering on a full-time basis any post-secondary educational institution such as a university, college or another institute of higher learning:
- Dependents of GSU members in good standing.
Bursary recipients may not apply for the award a second time.
To qualify, you must also meet the following requirements:
- Academic standing of 70% or greater in subjects required for entrance to a university, college or a recognized institute of higher learning.
- Proof of registration in a full-time program at a university, college or a recognized institute of higher learning.
- An essay of 800 words on the topic listed in the burseries package.
The successful candidates will be selected by the GSU Union Recognition Standing Committee. This committee will review all applications that meet the requirements listed above and are received before the deadline. Bursaries will be awarded based on a combination of academics, financial need and essay.
Click on the link to open the GSU Bursaries for Dependents Information Package.
You will need to complete the forms on page 5 and answer the question on page 6.
Your application can be completed directly online and sent to GSU. Please ensure your application is complete by referring to the checklist on page 8.
The Government Services Union reserves the right to withhold granting of an award if no applicant is deemed to meet the award requirements or for other valid reasons.