Scholarships & Bursaries

We have a significant number of bursaries and scholarships for business students. They emphasize two things – prior entrepreneurial activities, and plans once you graduate.

Entrepreneurship Bursary: Full tuition for one year

This bursary is available to a new student who started their own business or micro-enterprise in high school, and who is applying to the Business program.

To be considered for this bursary you need to:

  • make an application to Providence
  • meet the criteria for enrollment
  • write a 400-word essay outlining a business or micro-enterprise you started prior to applying to Providence
  • write a paragraph or two about yourself, including what you hope to do once you graduate.

Once you’re awarded the bursary you need to:

  • be enrolled in no less than 30 credit hours over the school year, in courses needed to major in Business
  • maintain an AGPA of 2.5
  • live at Providence.

You’ll be reimbursed for tuition at the end of each semester.

Business Administration Bursary: $1,000

This bursary available to new students applying to the Business program.

To be considered for this bursary you need to:

  • make an application to Providence
  • meet the criteria for enrollment
  • write a 400-word essay outlining your business involvement prior to applying to Providence
  • write a paragraph or two about yourself, including what you hope to do once you graduate.

Once you are awarded the bursary you need to:

  • be enrolled in no less than 30 credit hours over the school year, in courses needed to major in Business
  • take and pass 6 credit hours in Business courses in each semester
  • maintain an AGPA of 2.5
  • live at Providence.

The bursary is designated by the start of the school year. You will be reimbursed for tuition at the end of each semester.

2nd Year Business Scholarship: Tuition for 1 semester

This scholarship is available to students who have completed their 1st year at Providence in the Business program.

To be considered for this bursary you need to:

  • be a Business major
  • write a career plan (400 words minimum) outlining your business goals after graduation.

Once you are awarded the bursary you need to:

  • be enrolled in no less than 30 credit hours over the school year
  • maintain an AGPA of 3.0.

The bursary is designated by the start of the school year. You will be reimbursed for 2nd-semester tuition.

3rd Year Business Scholarship: Tuition for 1 semester

This scholarship is available to students who have completed their 2nd year at Providence in the Business program.

To be considered for this bursary you need to:

  • Be a Business major.
  • Write either
    • a career plan (400 words minimum) outlining your business goals after graduation, or
    • a business plan for a business you intend to start after graduation.

Once you are awarded the bursary you need to:

  • be enrolled in no less than 30 credit hours over the school year
  • maintain an AGPA of 3.0.

The bursary is designated by the start of the school year. You will be reimbursed for 2nd-semester tuition.