External Bursaries Available to Regis Students
The following bursaries have been offered in past years and are usually posted on bulletin boards throughout the College. Do not contact them until the information is posted:
The following orders and organisations also have made funds available to students:
Please check the Student Information Bulletin Boards regularly for notices of available bursaries.
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
The OSAP offers assistance in the form of interest-free student loans to Ontario residents who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents, to assist with educational and living expenses. Applications are available through the Finance Office, Room 110. Information on OSAP is available online at http://osap.gov.on.ca. UofT has a bursary program called UTAPS that is intended to top up OSAP loans. Maximum award is $2000. Apply through Admission and Awards, 315 Bloor Street West, 416-978-2190.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
The SSHRC of Canada is the largest federal funding agency for university-based research and graduate training in the social sciences and humanities, including religious studies. The applicant must be a Canadian citizen or have landed immigrant status. The deadline for most grants is October 15. For further information, check www.sshrc.ca, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 613-992-0691.
Some Regis College faculty members have teaching assistants to help with tutorials, grading of papers and exams, and research. Advanced Degree students may apply to the Dean for available positions. Regis College may also need students to serve as assistants to faculty members, administrative staff, or library staff. Students may apply to the Dean for available positions.
Financial Aid for American Citizens
Citizens of the United States studying at the University of Toronto can apply for financial assistance from the U.S.A. Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).
To obtain a FFELP application package, please contact Admissions
and Awards. Please provide your: Name, Student Number, Address, Telephone Number to the office by mail or facsimile, or send an e-mail message with the appropriate information to email@example.com.
Verification of student status for US Loans is processed through
the Admissions and Awards Office, University of Toronto:
Financial Assistance for Aboriginal Students
Information about scholarships and bursaries outside the University of Toronto is available through the First Nations House, University of Toronto. A list of external funding is posted at http://fnh.utoronto.ca/Current-Students/Financial-Aid/Bursaries-And-Scholarships.htm#external
First Nations House
University of Toronto
Borden Building North
563 Spadina Avenue, 3rd floor
Toronto, ON M5S 2J7
Tel. 416-978-8227, 800-810-8069