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Updated: 2024-04-24 10:35:47

Ontario First Generation Bursary

Scholarships and Bursaries

Ontario First Generation Bursary

The Ontario First Generation Bursary is an award provided to Ontario students who are the first in their family to attend postsecondary education.  This bursary opportunity will provide direct financial support to students with demonstrated financial need whose parents did not attend postsecondary studies. Siblings may have attended postsecondary studies.

Eligible students must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person and must meet Ontario residency requirements as per OSAP guidelines. Students are not required to have applied for OSAP. A student may be considered for this bursary for any year of the program they are enrolled in as long as they are enrolled in their first degree, diploma or certificate program.  

Your Financial Need must be equal to or exceed the value of the bursary to be considered.  Successful applicants will be required to sign a Status Declaration as well as an Information and Disclosure agreement.

* Student must have resided in Ontario for twelve months prior to beginning their post-secondary studies.


Estimated Value

Applying is Easy

Registered students with an active timetable are able to apply for all bursaries that are administered by the college though our single on-line bursary application.

By completing this application, you will be considered for all college-administered bursaries and scholarships for which you are eligible. To apply, log into myCampus (the student portal), and go to the Student Centre section. The Apply Now! button will open the on-line application as long as you have a valid SIN on file. If you do not have a valid SIN on file, you are required to provide proof of SIN (any government issued document with your name and SIN) and government issued photo-id at the Registrar's Office so your record may be updated. Please note that bursary applications will not be evaluated until after the application deadline date.

Financial Aid Contacts:


(705) 749-5530 ext. 1616

Claudia Byers
Sutherland Campus (Peterborough)

(705) 749-5530 ext. 1166

Debbie McEachern
Sutherland Campus (Peterborough)

(705) 749-5530 ext. 1669

Alannah Kennedy
Sutherland Campus (Peterborough)

(705) 749-5530 ext. 1176

Amy D’Silva
Frost Campus (Lindsay)

(705) 749-5530 ext. 3302

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