The Robert J. Watson National Bursary
From General Presidents’ Maintenance Committee for Canada/National Maintenance Council for Canada
Welcome to the application site for the RJW National Bursary Program. Each year the GPMC / NMC offers one hundred (100) two thousand ($2000) dollar bursaries to assist members of Canada’s Building Trade Unions children with the cost of their post-secondary education.
Closed for 2020
November 20, 2020
CONTEST CLOSED FOR 2020
Complete your application today for your chance to win $ 2,000 towards your higher education.
RULES & REGULATIONS
Who can Apply?
Children attending a post-secondary academic institution on a full-time basis.
Their parents must be a member to one of Canada’s Construction & Building Trades Unions where their local union has within its jurisdiction a General Presidents’ Maintenance Agreement and / or National Maintenance Agreement.
One hundred (100) bursaries allocated across the following provinces:
- New Brunswick
- Nova Scotia
- Newfoundland & Labrador
Please note that the value of each bursary and allocation across the provinces is subject to change each year.
Using this website eligible applicants are required to:
- Fill out and submit the electronic application form available on this website.
- Upload proof of registration and/or enrollment as a full-time student at a post-secondary institution for the 2020-2021 academic school year.
Contest Opens on September 3, 2020.
Application Deadline is November 20, 2020.
A random lottery to select bursary recipients will be held on November 27, 2020. Winners will be posted on this website and cheques mailed shortly thereafter.
Did you meet all the criteria?
Don’t miss out.