BURSARIES, SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS

 LAMPS holds hundreds of thousands of dollars in endowments, bursaries and awards.

  • LAMPS 40TH ANNIVERSARY (1969-2009) BURSARY ENDOWMENT
  • Laurentian Association of Mature and Part-time Students Scholarships
  • The Heather Darroch Memorial Scholarship
  • L.U. Scholarships for Part-time Students

Bursary application forms can be downloaded from the University's web site. Read the bursary information and instructions. Unless otherwise specified, only one bursary application form is required for all bursaries.

THE LAMPS ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Awarded to a graduating student in each faculty who has taken a minimum of ten courses through the Centre for Continuing Education and has achieved the highest academic standing (minimum 80% average) on all courses required for the degree. These $150 awards are distributed twice annually at the Spring and Fall Convocations.

LAMPS FIRST NATIONS RECOGNITION AWARD and LAMPS RECOGNITION AWARDS

These awards have been developed to recognize Laurentian Association of Mature and Part-Time First Nations and Non-First Nations Student members who not only excel academically but also go beyond within the community.  Funded by the Laurentian Association of Mature and Part-Time Students (LAMPS), these awards and are awarded annually to part-time Envision or on-campus and/or full-time Envision students enrolled in any program at Laurentian University.  Three awards will be given per session (fall, winter, spring), totalling nine awards dispersed annually.  One award per term will be designated as a First Nations award.  Recipients must be in good academic standing with a minimum average of 70% within the last semester.  Recipients must demonstrate examples of strong community involvement and superior initiative within their participation in extra-curricular activities.   Applicants are required to submit a letter (maximum 500 words) indicating in detail how they meet the criteria for these awards.  The value of each award is $700.  Selection of award recipients shall be made by the Student Awards Office at Laurentian University based on the criteria identified above. 

LAMPS STUDENTS WITH DEPENDANT(S) ASSISTANCE AWARD

The purpose of this award is to provide financial assistance to a student of Laurentian University.  Recipient(s) must be a single care-giver or two caregivers who are enrolled in post-secondary education.  Applicants will be asked to write a brief essay explaining any special circumstances and how they would benefit from the bursary.  Value is variable.  Application is required.

 

To access applications for LAMPS awards and bursaries, visit laurentian.ca . Log in to the LUNET using your student username and password. Select the Webadvisor tab in the upper right corner. From Webadvisor select the financial aid tab, then awards. Complete the form online. This form is automatically submitted to student awards. In the event that any additional information is required, you must submit it separately to the Student Awards Office, 1st floor RD Parker Office. They may also be faxed at 705 675-4865 or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please consult the attached document for information on supplementary LAMPS bursaries available for the current Fall-Winter session. If you meet the eligibility criteria and wish to apply, please submit the online application through WebAdvisor and supporting documentation to the Student Awards & Fees Office. 

Please ensure your application is complete and that any supporting documents such as letters of recommendation, etc. are sent to the Student Awards Office, 1st floor RD Parker Office. They may also be faxed at 705 675-4865 or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Decisions will be sent by email only to student’s Groupwise accounts.