Seminary Entrance Bursaries

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Seminary Entrance Bursaries

Please be sure to have your application sent in before the deadline of the scholarships and bursaries. Some scholarships require a reference letter(s) from your pastor, teacher, professor, or community leader. If you are to include a reference letter, please include the following:

  1. How long your Referee has known you and in what capacity.
  2. A description of your character.
  3. Why your Referee thinks that you are qualified for the scholarship or bursary that you have applied for.



Alumni Bursary

Providence will accept submissions for Alumni Bursary until the end of Friday, April 1, 2016.

Alumni Bursary, $500 (4 available)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1 or until 4 valid applications are received. This one time bursary is available to new students entering Providence University College or Providence Theological Seminary. The bursary application MUST be completed by an alumnus/alumna on behalf of the prospective student. An additional $250 is available should the student choose to live in residence. These are shared between Providence University College and Providence Theological Seminary.

In order to receive the above bursary, students must meet the following criteria/requirements:

  • Bursary application must be completed by Alumni on student's behalf.
  • The BA applicant must be enrolled in no less than 24 credit hours over the fall and winter semesters for Providence University College.
  • The MA applicant must be enrolled in no less than 18 credit hours over the fall, winter, and summer semesters for the Theological Seminary.
  • Applicant must meet criteria for enrollment.

When the above criteria/requirements are met, the recipient will receive $500 awarded in the second semester of their program.

This application will be considered only after a formal application to Providence University College or Providence Theological Seminary has been received.




Master of Arts in Counselling Bursary Calgary

Providence is not currently accepting submissions for Master of Arts in Counselling Bursary Calgary.



Minnesota/North Dakota Pastor's Bursary

Providence is accepting submissions for Minnesota/North Dakota Pastor's Bursary - there is no deadline.

The Minnesota/North Dakota Pastor's Bursary, (up to two courses)

This bursary is available to current and future students from Minnesota or North Dakota who are currently employed as pastors or acting as laymen in the Church. The applicant must meet all bursary requirements. Applicants do not need to be studying full time but must be enrolled in a Seminary degree program.

In order to receive the above bursary, students must meet the following criteria/requirements:

  • Applicant must be a Minnesota or North Dakota resident.
  • Applicant must meet criteria for enrollment.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in a Seminary degree program.

When the above criteria/requirements are met, the recipient will receive a maximum of $2000, awarded in the relevant semester of study.

This application will be considered only after a formal application to Providence Theological Seminary has been received.




Missionary on Furlough Bursary

Providence is not currently accepting submissions for Missionary on Furlough Bursary.



The Disability Bursary

Providence is not currently accepting submissions for The Disability Bursary.



The Peter and Esther Dyck Family Bursary

Providence will accept submissions for The Peter and Esther Dyck Family Bursary until the end of Friday, April 1, 2016.

The Peter and Esther Dyck Family Bursary, $1000 (Up to 5 available)

This one-time bursary is available annually to students attending Albright Church in Winnipeg as regular attendees or participants in the youth program. Applicants must submit a 400 word essay on how studying at Providence will make a difference in their life.

In order to receive the above bursary, students must meet the following criteria/requirements:

  • Applicants must submit a 400 word essay on how studying at Providence will make a difference in their life.
  • Applicants must submit a letter of reference from a member of the Albright Church Pastoral staff.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in no less than 18 credit hours over the fall, winter, and summer semesters.
  • Applicant must meet criteria for enrollment.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in a Seminary degree program.

When the above criteria/requirements are met, the recipient will receive $1000, awarded in the second semester of that year.

Application deadline: April 1