AU Natural Disaster Convocation Bursary

Athabasca University


The AU Natural Disaster Convocation Bursaries are intended to assist AU students who have been affected by a natural disaster and incurred unexpected expenses that may impede their ability to attend AU’s Convocation ceremony. Current AU students experiencing this sort of unfortunate circumstances are invited to apply. Applicants must have met all graduation conditions applicable to their program within the current graduation year.


An applicant must meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this award:

  • Be a current AU student and deemed eligible to graduate.
  • Experiencing a verifiable natural disaster, i.e. fire, flood, ice storm, tornado, evacuation of residence, etc. Applicants may be asked to provide proof of loss if disaster is not commonly known.- • Apply for the Bursary within one year of experiencing loss due to a natural disaster.
  • Submit the completed application, and any supporting documents (if applicable), to the AU Student Awards Unit. Application Instructions
  • Submit your application here: Student Awards Application System Or navigate back to award listing to submit
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19 April 2023