The Verna J. Kirkness Education Foundation was founded in 2009 and is a Canadian registered charity. The goal of the Foundation is to:
“Increase the number of First Nations, Métis and Inuit students graduating from science and engineering programs in Canada.”
NOTICE – EXTENSION OF APPLICATION DEADLINE TO FRIDAY MARCH 8, 2019
Applications will be accepted through March 8, 2019. All applicants will be notified in early March.
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The Verna J. Kirkness Science and Engineering Education Program to be offered at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
2019 Program Dates:
|University of Victoria||University of British Columbia||Kwantlen Polytechnic University||University of Alberta||University of Calgary||University of Saskatchewan||First Nations University of Canada||University of Manitoba||University of Ottawa|
|Victoria BC||Vancouver BC||Langley BC||Edmonton AB||Calgary AB||Saskatoon SK||Regina SK||Winnipeg MB||Ottawa ON|
|May 26-31||May 21-25||April 29 – May 3||May 12-17||May 12-17||May 5-10||May 5-10||May 26-31||May 5-10|
Students will arrive on campus on the Sunday before the Program start and depart on Friday afternoon after the final project presentations.