Canadian Citizens & Permanent Residents

coming from High School

Fairfax Entrance Bursary

Amount Awarded: $25,000


The Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited Entrance Bursary is offered each fall to assist worthy student applicants, for whom the cost of attending university would be a serious impediment to accepting their admission to Simon Fraser University.

To be eligible, applicants must have a demonstrated financial need. Regular secondary school applicants must have a minimum admissions average of 80% for the Faculty they have applied to (not rounded up) and IB diploma applicants must have the minimum IB diploma score required for admission.

Entrance Award and Bursary Applicants coming from a BC/Yukon regular secondary school must self-report their grades by the deadline date.

  • Value: $25,000 with 10 installments over 5 years max
  • Number: 2
  • Citizenship: Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents
  • Term: Fall only


The PDF application form must be submitted via email or mail by the deadline date. All other supporting documentation must be submitted to Financial Aid and Awards by May 15, 2018. Please download the PDF application form for further information.



Fall Term only: April 30, 2018


Application will open November 1st