Awards and Scholarships
Teacher Education Entrance Scholarships (2 x $600) for the Teacher Education Program
General RRC Application Required
Two $600 awards are available annually to students entering the Teacher Education programs at Red River College; preference will be given to those entering the five-year programs. Applications should be accompanied by a current high school transcript including first-term grades. Selection criteria will include academic achievement with secondary consideration to leadership qualities or peer support activities. A reference letter from an educator supporting these traits should also be included. Application deadline is June 15. Teacher Education Awards
Red River College Entrance Scholarships
Entrance Scholarships valued at $800 each, processed as payments to recipients’ program fees, are available for applicants to regular full-time programs at Red River College who graduated from a Manitoba high school within the past five years. Applicants must be Canadian citizens and residents of Manitoba. Entrance scholarships are not available to those who have had previous full-time post-secondary enrolments. A student may only hold one entrance scholarship awarded by RRC. Selection will be based on high school average (using four 40S courses: English, Mathematics and two additional 40S course [highest grade]). Recipients will be determined automatically, based on final Grade 12 grades recorded on applicants’ records. Selection will occur after the deadline for submission of final Grade 12 transcripts, prior to the fall and winter term start dates. These scholarships are funded by the Red River College Scholarship and Bursary Endowment and by The Winnipeg Foundation through the following sources: Hannah (Nancy) Boon Fund, available to native students (Status Indian or Metis); Press Radio Fund, available to any student. Additional scholarships, awarded to those students entering these specific programs are funded by the Business Administration, Accounting and Computer Education, School of Business and Applied Arts, and Early Childhood Education Student Scholarship Endowments.