The Anglican Foundation of Canada provides bursaries for theological education through a number of trusts and funds. Bursary applicants fall into three main categories:

  • General theological – training for ordained or lay ministry in the Anglican Church of Canada at a recognized theological college
  • Advanced degree – advanced theological study at the post-graduate level with a view to contributing to the life and ministry of the Anglican Church of Canada
  • Doctor of Ministry – individuals who are in good standing in the Anglican Church of Canada who are pursuing the Doctor of Ministry degree at a recognized theological college

Bursaries are not given for undergraduate study.

Theological Education Bursary Application Form

Letter of Reference from Theological College

Letter of Reference from Diocesan Bishop

Application deadlines each year are April 1 and September 1.

At this time, when we have limited access to our physical office space, please submit your application by email to [email protected]

If you have any questions about the application process, please consult the detailed information above or contact the Foundation office by email.

Applications submitted by the April deadline are intended for the following academic year (September through August). Applications submitted by the September deadline are applicable to the current academic year (September through August).

Applicants may not receive more than one bursary per academic year (September through August), with a maximum of three bursaries per degree program.

Applicants are advised of the results within two weeks following the meeting at which the Board of Directors considered the application. Bursary funds are distributed through the theological college at which the student is enrolled.