Royal Bank of Canada continues to support minorities and disadvantaged segment of the Canadian population.
Eligibility: Status and non-status Indians, Inuit or Métis pursuing post-secondary education
The RBC Royal Bank Scholarship for Aboriginals is an award offered to students to complete their post-secondary education. It is a total of 10 Awards valued up to $4,000 for each academic year (for a maximum of four years) to use towards tuition, textbooks, supplies and living expenses. You can apply under two categories; financial and non-financial disciplines. Applications for the scholarship are open from December 1 to February 28.
RBC also have a 6-12 month summer interneship for Aborigines to be completed over 2-3 consecutive summers. According to them “this is a first-in-class, hands-on training experiences where you’ll gain mentorship from our Indigenous Peoples members”.