VANCOUVER, BC, August 26, 2019 – For the 14th year running, Ashton College is offering four bursaries worth $8,000 each to potential students interested in pursuing full-time studies at Ashton College.
Co-sponsored by the Canadian Immigrant, a national multi-platform brand for all immigrants to Canada, the bursaries allow candidates to study any program or course of their choice, including Human Resources, Finance, Immigration, Bookkeeping, Business, among others.
To be eligible, the applicant should have arrived in Canada for the first time in the last five years and should be a permanent resident or a citizen at the time of application. Additionally, applicants are also expected to submit an essay, a reference letter from a previous instructor or an employer, a resume and a completed application form.
“Our job-ready programs enable newcomers to get the education they need to grow and advance their careers,” says Colin Fortes, President of Ashton College. “We’re proud to offer these bursaries to help new immigrants get local credentials and reach their professional goals.”
Previous winners of the Ashton Bursaries have included newcomers who first arrived here from countries like Vietnam, Pakistan, Nigeria, India, Philippines and other places. These bursaries have made a notable difference in the lives of these winners, easing their financial burdens and helping them achieve their dreams.
Eligible students can apply for the Ashton College Bursaries here. The deadline for submissions this year is October 31, 2019.
About Ashton College
Founded in 1998, Ashton College is one of the leaders in the field of post-secondary education in Vancouver, British Columbia. The college has two campuses, located in Vancouver and Abbotsford and offers innovative, career-ready courses and programs in a variety of disciplines, including HR, finance, business, accounting, immigration consulting, home inspection and others.
About Canadian Immigrant
Founded in 2004, the magazine began with a mandate to inform, educate and motivate immigrants to Canada and assist them in their new found journey. Since then, the magazine has grown to be the only national multi-platform brand for all immigrants to Canada, on topics from careers to education to settlement. Canadian Immigrant not only connects newcomers in Canada but also aspiring immigrants from more than 150 countries.
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