South and Central Almaguin Education Fund

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Attention Grade 12’s living in the Almaguin region, you may be eligible for this Bursary:

The South and Central Almaguin Education Fund is intended to support high school students who otherwise may not have
the opportunity to attend a post-secondary education institution. Successful applicants will receive up to $5,000 in funding.
The funding may be used for post-secondary tuition, books and school related expenses.
Successful applicants will have the funds deposited directly to their student account at their chosen accredited postsecondary institution, upon proof of enrolment at the accredited post-secondary institution, and provision of a student
number. The post-secondary institution can be an accredited university, college, trade school or other accredited
institution which leads to a degree, diploma or certificate upon completion. The post-secondary institution must be a
registered charity or qualified donee as per CRA regulations. Most public institutions are, whereas private institutions are

To qualify for funding:
✓ The applicant must be a high school student, residing in South or Central Almaguin. This means that the applicant
must reside in the following municipalities:
South Almaguin: Township of Armour, Village of Burk’s Falls, Town of Kearney, Township of McMurrich/Monteith,
Township of Perry, Township of Ryerson.
Central Almaguin: Township of Joly, Township of Machar, Municipality of Magnetawan, Village of South River,
Township of Strong, Village of Sundridge, Local Services Board of Laurier, Ontario, Unincorporated Geographic
Township of Lount.

Applications received from applicants that do not live in South or Central Almaguin will not be considered.

Application due date: November 17, 2023

Click this link to access the application or come see Ms.Myers in Guidance.