Bursary Fund Program


Bursary Fund: The Chimo Youth Retreat Center has established a bursary fund for its former residents. It is intended to provide financial support for those who choose to pursue post secondary training at a recognized and reputable institution. The amount of an individual bursary will depend on the number of qualified applicants.

The maximum award per applicant is $1000.00.

Criteria for Applicants:
  • Past residents of Chimo 30 years of age and younger.
  • Not eligible for the Alberta Government Advancing Futures bursary.
  • Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Applicable to post secondary training for a minimum of one semester in duration.
  • Based on the current calendar year.
  • Applications are accepted in an on-going basis.
  • Reapplication of former recipients maybe considered if appropriate criteria are met.
Application Procedure:

Click here to download the Application form (PDF).

A short statement of the applicant’s career plans and goals need to be included. The actual bursary monies will be issued after confirmation of enrolment.

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