The First Nations Information Governance Centre (FNIGC) Student Bursary is now taking applications!Established in 2011, the FNIGC Student Bursary formerly known as the National Student Bursary, is awarded each year to exceptional First Nations students enrolled in college or university studying in fields related to the advancement of First Nations data sovereignty.Since it was established, the FNIGC Student Bursary has awarded grants of up to $2,500 and free registration to The Fundamentals of OCAP® course to numerous outstanding students. Our OCAP® course helps students, researchers, and others better understand the First Nations principles of ownership, control, access, and possession as they relate to data sovereignty, information governance, and ethical community-based research.
· Applications are due Friday December 15th, 2023, at 4:00pm EST, or 1:00 PM PST!
· Please see the attached Bursary flyer for more information.
· For access to the website, click here