Investing in your future may require some help along the way.
Lakehead offers financial aid to eligible students, as well as many scholarships and bursaries specifically for Indigenous students.
Scholarships and Bursaries
Financial aid is available to you through scholarships, bursaries, government loans and
The following are examples of 2 awards available at Lakehead.
- At the Anishinabek Evening of Excellence, 5 Anishinabek First Nations students will receive scholarships through Indspire’s bursary and scholarship program.
- The Canada Post Awards for Indigenous Students are available to Indigenous Canadians who have completed 1 full year of studies.
If you are interested in applying for any of the Lakehead University specific donor-funded scholarships, bursaries and awards, please note that our awards cycle begins on August 15. Visit the Lakehead University myAwards page to learn more.
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
A student loan through OSAP is one of the ways that you can help to supplement funding for your postsecondary education.
Work Study Program and Part-time Work
The Work Study Program at Lakehead can help eligible students find part-time work while at Lakehead University. Some of the jobs available to you might include helping professors with research or working at campus organizations.