BURSARY PROGRAM

The HLBS provides 4 bursaries in the amount of $2,000 each to eligible candidates of Greek origin.

To be eligible for consideration, candidates must:

  1. Be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Quebec
  2. Live in the Greater Montreal Area (includes North Shore and South Shore)
  3. Be enrolled, or intend to enroll, in studies or training during the upcoming academic year
  4. Prove financial need

For any additional information, please call our HELP LINE at
514-344-1666

Four categories of studies/training are funded

  1. Post-Secondary Academic Studies
  2. Vocational Studies
  3. Sports Training
  4. Creative/Performing Arts Training

Candidates

Candidates applying for post-secondary studies (ie. CEGEP or university) must be 16 years of age or older. There is no minimum age for Sports and Creative or Performing Arts candidates.

Selection

Adhering to a set of strict selection criteria, the Bursary Selection Committee, made up of several members of the Board of Directors (along with external invitees such as coaches and trainers as needed) will select four candidates – one for each stream –academic, vocational, sports, and Arts. Once selected, candidates will be asked to submit supporting documents (listed on the application form).

HLBS Bursary Application

If you are interested in applying for an HLBS Bursary, please complete the application form below and email it to bursary@hlbs.ca by September 30, 2022.

Students

Sports Applications

Arts Applications

Supporting Documents Checklist- Should you be short-listed and invited to an interview, you may be asked to show originals or certified copies of the documents below. Please ensure that you have them.

  • Birth Certificate or Copy ID/Passport
  • Medicare or driver’s license
  • Proof of Greek descent (ex. Birth Certificate of Greek parent or Greek grand-parent)
  • Proof of Total Annual Gross of Applicant (i.e Income Tax Assessment)
  • Proof of Total Annual Gross of parent or guardian if applicable (i.e Income Tax Assessment)
  • Monthly Budget (income & expenses)
  • Proof of Studies/ Training (Ex. Academic Transcripts, Letter of Admission, Sports or Arts Membership, etc.)