Foundation Bursary

Bursary Details

Durham Catholic Children’s Foundation is pleased to make available 18 bursaries across the region (two per DCDSB secondary school). Each bursary is valued at $500 and is to be applied toward the costs associated with post-secondary education. The total amount distributed across all secondary schools each year is $9,000, which supports students in their post-secondary education or training.

Selection Process

Selection of the recipients is made by the Graduation Awards Committee established by each secondary school.

Recipients will be considered on the basis of financial need and embodiment of the values and attributes of the Catholic Graduate Expectations.

Bursary Distribution

Bursaries are presented to each recipient at the graduation ceremony/celebration.