Financial Aid

Investing in your future may require some help along the way.

Nipissing offers financial aid to eligible students, as well as many scholarships and bursaries specifically for Indigenous students.

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Scholarships and Bursaries

Financial aid is available to you through scholarships, bursaries, government loans and Indigenous-specific awards. The following are 2 examples of awards available at Nipissing.

  • The Nipissing University Arts and Science Indigenous Award is given annually to a second-year Indigenous student who is enrolled in an Arts and Science degree program and demonstrates financial need.
  • The Nipissing University Bachelor of Education Indigenous Award is given annually to an Indigenous student who is enrolled in the Bachelor of Education program and demonstrates financial need.

Check out Nipissing’s list of scholarships, bursaries and awards for high school students or in-course students, or visit the Office of Indigenous Initiatives for information about financial aid.

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Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)

A student loan and/or grant through OSAP is 1 of the ways that you can finance your postsecondary education.

Visit Nipissing’s Student Financial Services Office for help applying for OSAP.

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Work Study Program and Part-time Work

The Nipissing University Work Study Program (NUWork) can help eligible students to find part-time work at the university. Some of the jobs available to you might include helping professors with research or working at campus organizations such as the Office of Indigenous Initiatives.

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Financial Aid Services

To find information about other financial aid available specifically to Indigenous students, contact Student Awards and Financial Aid or Nipissing’s Office of Indigenous Initiatives.

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