Être bilingue: c’est enrichissant! It’s rewarding to be bilingual!

//Être bilingue: c’est enrichissant! It’s rewarding to be bilingual!

Être bilingue: c’est enrichissant! It’s rewarding to be bilingual!

Who wouldn’t like a part of their post-secondary studies paid? We are excited to share with you the thrilling news that le Collège Communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick (CCNB) has partnered with l’Association des collèges et université de la francophonie Canadienne (ACUFC) to offer 10 lucky students admitted at the CCNB in September 2020 a bursary worth $3,000!

Here are a few of the eligibility criteria:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada;
  • Have English as the first official language spoken;
  • Have completed their secondary school studies in an English-language institution and graduated from this institution;
  • Demonstrate that they have sufficient knowledge of French to be able to study in that language. A transcript, attesting to having taken courses in French at the secondary school or college or university level in Canada for a minimum of two years, will be required;

The full list of eligibility criteria can be found at the following link: https://acufc.ca/fslbursaries/.

Students can apply for the bursary before August 6th 2020 by filling out the form at the following link

The Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick (CCNB) is an excellent Francophone post-secondary learning institution. The CCNB brings together five campuses located in Bathurst, Campbellton, Dieppe, Edmundston and the Acadian Peninsula. Each campus provides high quality educational services and training, and values the importance of a skilled, well-trained workforce that responds to changing job demands.  The CCNB offers programs in Business, Arts and Culture, Engineering, Industrial Technology, Justice, Mechanics, Metallurgy, Health Sciences, Community Services, Communications, Tourism, Transportation, Culinary Arts, Biotechnology, Mining, Administration and Maritime Technology.

The new Bursaries for Post-Secondary Studies in French as a Second Language Program encourages young, English-speaking Canadians to enhance their bilingualism while studying in a field of interest. A total of 850 non-renewable bursaries, each worth $3,000, will be awarded yearly from 2020 to 2023. Applications are to be submitted directly to one of the participating colleges and universities. To find out which ones are participating in the Program, as well as eligibility criteria, please visit the website https://acufc.ca/fslbursaries/.

The Bursaries for Postsecondary Studies in French as a Second Language Program has been made possible in party by the Government of Canada and is administered by the Association des collèges et université de la francophonie Canadienne (ACUFC).

2020-07-03T16:28:12-04:00July 3rd, 2020|

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