Scholarships and Bursaries
This endowed Fund was originally established in 2012 by faculty member Dr. Kean Savard (EdD, MSc) to support Fleming students with financial assistance. The highlight of Savard’s career entailed working at Fleming, first in the capacity of Forest Technician (1991-1992), then as a SENRS Professor (1994-2012), and Coordinator of Ecosystem Management and Law Enforcement Programs (1995-2006). Savard retired from Fleming in 2012 to become Vice President of Academics at the Canadian University of Dubai (UAE). He concurrently served as part-time professor at Trent University, Interim Vice President at the Metis Federation of Canada, and is a transpatient-researcher & collaborator at McMaster University, focusing on medical procedure(s) effectuated on transgender people.
Awarded to a full or part-time student from any program, who demonstrates financial need and is in good academic standing. Student must identify as transgender (including transwoman, transman, two-spirited, non-binary, or other non-cis gender typology).
Note: No information regarding the applicant’s identifying information will be shared without consent.