Financial Aid & Awards


The Enrichment Studies Unit aims to provide support for students who require financial assistance.  All  funding is subject to availability.

Enrichment Studies Student Tuition Bursary

The Enrichment Studies Unit (ESU) at Queen’s University is pleased to be able to provide financial support for students wishing to attend enrichment programs offered by ESU during the Spring, through the Enrichment Studies Student Bursary Fund.  Bursaries cover the cost of the program registration in full or in part, but do not include any funding for travel, personal expenses or other unrelated costs. Limited funds available.  ESU may not be able to award a bursary all deserving applicants.

Deadline: November 17, 2017

Bursary Application 2018 – closed for 2018


Bell Canada Award

Secondary schools with students attending the EMC program are eligible to submit one nomination from their students for the Bell Canada Award. This award, established through a generous endowment by Bell Canada, is based on academic performance, community involvement, leadership and extra-curricular activity.  The student will be publicly recognized at the EMC Welcome Rally on the first night of the program, and will receive a financial award.

Deadline: March 30, 2018

2018 Bell Canada Award

Bell Canada Travel Bursary

The Bell Canada Travel Bursary Award was established through a gift from Bell Canada and is awarded annually to select students participating in the Enrichment Mini-Course (EMC) Program, who are traveling from distant or remote areas within Canada.

A limited number of bursaries are available. Award recipients will receive a cheque for up to $250 towards their EMC travel expenses.

Deadline: March 30, 2018

2018 Bell Canada Travel Bursary Award

Other Potential Funding Opportunities

The letter of support can be used to accompany applications for other funding opportunities:

2018 Letter of Support