Bursaries


Souris Credit Union has a longstanding history in the involvement of local communities. As a financial institution we pride ourselves in the knowledge and assistance we are able to give to the future of tomorrow, being you, students! We strive to make the transition into post-secondary education as easy as possible with our Scholarship Program. If you are a Grade 12 student on Prince Edward Island and are planning on attending a recognized post-secondary institution, we are here for you. To apply please see the eligibility and evaluation requirements below for more information on how you qualify for one of our many scholarships or bursaries.

Bursary Requirements

  1. Applicant, Parent(s), or Legal Guardian must be an active member of Souris Credit Union Ltd.
  1. The recipient must be a full time grade twelve (12) student during the 2021-2022 academic year.
  1. The recipients must obtain proof of acceptance at a recognized Canadian University or College.
  1. Consideration will be given to the following: financial need, extra-curricular involvement, and educational plans.
  1. Two (2) letters of reference should accompany the application. e. an employer, a supervisor from a volunteer position held, a teacher or clergy.
  1. These scholarships will be paid jointly to the recipients, and the educational institution to which the recipient has been accepted.
  1. The bursaries are in the amount of $1,800.00 and are not renewable.

  2. You must submit your transcript along with your reference letters.

Souris Credit Union Ltd. must receive all applications by close of business May 2nd, 2022.  

You can submit the application and all supporting documents to sourisadmin@souris.creditu.net or you can drop them off at the Credit Union in person.

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