First Generation students studying at a public Ontario college or university are considered for this bursary.In order to be eligible, you must be considered an Ontario resident (resident of Ontario for a minimum of 12 months prior to the first day of study at Georgian College);
you must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person; your parents have never attended part or full-time studies in Canada or elsewhere;
enrolled in the current academic year of study in your first degree, diploma or certificate program, and be in good academic standing;
demonstrate financial need. Students enrolled in second-entry programs, graduate or professional programs, as well as students receiving assistance through the Second Career program, are not eligible for this bursary.