Rachel Spearing Memorial Bursary

Scholarships and Bursaries

Rachel Spearing Memorial Bursary

Estimated Value: $960.00
2 available in the Winter semester

Rachel was a third year student at Fleming College when she passed away in 2011. It is in her memory that we continue to encourage students to follow Rachel's extraordinary passion for bringing together the promotion of local food, the principles of sustainable agriculture and building community, for having the courage to put one's hand in the soil while dreaming of what might be. Rachel believed it was the right thing to do, her dreams for the future of farming.

Awarded to full time students registered in the Sustainable Agriculture Program who demonstrate financial need.

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

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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.