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Nellie Makokis Carlson Commemorative Student Award

Category: External, Indigenous
Value: $1000
Application Deadline: July 26

The Nellie Makokis Carlson Commemorative Student Award honours indigenous activist Nellie Makois Carlson and all she has done for Indigenous rights. We celebrate her memory by awarding three hard-working mothers and/or primary caregivers who are working towards making a better future for their children.

Applicant must be:

  • a single mother, Two-Spirit, or gender-diverse person
  • attending a post-secondary institute
  • of Indigenous descent
  • able to demonstrate financial need

Visit the NWAC website for more information and application details. Please email application documents to scholarships@nwac.ca.

This is an external scholarship opportunity and is not administered by Concordia University of Edmonton.