Bank of Canada Scholarship Award for Post-Secondary Students

Bank of Canada
May 31, 2024

These $8,000 scholarships are awarded to assist students with disabilities, Indigenous, LGBTQ2S+, Francophone and those who identify as a member of a visible minority group or racialized group to help remove barriers to education and support greater diversity in our workforce.

In addition to the award, successful candidates may be offered a work opportunity at the Bank, with mentorship by a Bank employee.

How to Apply

To be considered for one of these scholarships, you must:

  • be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • be pursuing post-secondary studies (university or college)—either full-time or part-time—in a field related to the Bank’s work, including:
    • economics and finance: economics, computer science, mathematics or statistics, commerce or business administration with a finance major
    • administration and operations: financial services, administration and business, project management, human resources, accounting, communications and web development, internal audit, currency production, knowledge and information management, security
    • information technology and cyber security: software development, network engineering, solution architecture, project management, business analysis, cyber security
  • have an overall average grade of 70 percent or higher

You can submit your application online between early March to end of May.

For Indigenous students: The Bank works with Indspire to manage the scholarship application process for Indigenous students. Visit its website to learn more.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you are considering applying, consult the full terms and conditions.