Application Due Date: Friday, March 8, 2024

The Caribbean Canada Heart Health Education Scholarship is awarding four (4) scholarships in the amount of $500.00 each to students accepted into, or currently enrolled, in a post-secondary institute in Manitoba with a declared interest in health as a career.

All applicants:

  • Must be a Canadian citizen, OR of Caribbean Heritage (parents or grandparents born in the Caribbean, including Guyana), OR Permanent Resident from the Caribbean, AND resident in Manitoba.
  • Must fully complete (typed) and submit a Scholarship Application by email to info@caribbeanhearthealth.ca with Scholarship Application in the subject line, no later than Friday, March 8, 2024.
  • Must write a 300-word essay on how your future career will positively affect the health outcomes for Manitobans.

High School Applicants
(1 scholarship):

• Must have a minimum grade of 85%.
• Must provide a copy of current high school transcript indicating grade.
• Must provide a Letter of Acceptance from post-secondary institute stating acceptance as a full-time student for the upcoming academic year.
• Must write a 300-word essay on how your future career will positively affect the health outcomes for Manitobans.

Undergraduate Student Applicants
(1 scholarship):

  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.
  • Must provide proof of enrollment in a health-related program.
  • Must write a 300-word essay on how your future career will positively affect the health outcomes for Manitobans.

Graduate Student Applicants
(2 scholarships):

  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.
  • Must provide proof of enrollment in a health-related program.
  • Must write a 300-word essay on how your future career will positively affect the health outcomes for Manitobans.

Successful applicants will receive notification by March 22, 2024.