A chance to learn.
A chance to grow.
Manitoba Housing's bursary fund provides nine $1,000 bursaries to post-secondary students living in subsidized rental housing in Manitoba or receiving a rental subsidy funded by Manitoba Housing.
To be eligible, you must be living in subsidized rental housing or receive a rental subsidy funded by Manitoba Housing, including those living in:
Bursaries are awarded based on academic achievement and community participation.
Apply today for a BUILDINGFoundations Bursary.
Applications are accepted until September 30th each year.
Open a fillable PDF version of the BuldingFoundations Bursary application. Once the application is open please fill it out, print it and sign the declarations. You can then scan the completed form and e-mail it back to us as an attachment or mail your application to:
Bursary for Post-Secondary Students:
Annually $1,000 busaries are available to eight post-secondary students studying in a Manitoba university or college post-secondary program that is at least one academic year long.
Bursary for Graduate Students:
A $1000 bursary is available for a graduate student studying at a Manitoba university. The graduate student may also be offered a summer internship with Manitoba Housing where a position suitable to the applicant's field of study exists.
Read these stories about how the BUILDINGFoundations Bursary is helping students.
“Yi Yan’s Story” and “Claude’s Story" are featured in the Spring 2012 Edition of WORKING TOGETHER – A Magazine of The Winnipeg Foundation.
See pages 4 and 5 of the linked PDF.
Making a Donation
You can help students like Yi Yan and Claude pursue their education goals and future dreams. To make a gift to the BUILDINGFoundations Bursary Fund, visit The Winnipeg Foundation or call the Foundation at 204.944.9474 (toll-free 1.877.974.3631).
November 12, 2015
November 27, 2014
December 6, 2013
December 14, 2012
December 9, 2011
Manitoba Housing has awarded a special $1000 bursary for a post-secondary student enrolled in a co-operative education program in Manitoba in 2011/12. This special bursary was awarded to celebrate 2012 as the United Nations International Year of Co-operatives.
|December 10, 2010
BUILDINGFoundations Bursaries Given to Nine Manitoba Students
|November 27, 2009
BUILDINGFoundations Bursaries Support Students Building A Better Future For Themselves: Irvin-Ross
|December 18, 2008
BUILDINGFoundations Bursaries Help Students Build Brighter Futures: Mackintosh
Where can I get more information about the BUILDINGFoundations Bursary?
Contact us at:
2nd Floor - 352 Donald Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 2H8
Toll free: 1-800-661-4663
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