The Ben Sabic Foundation is a privately funded not-for-profit organization, established by Ben Sabic in 2020 to fuel philanthropic initiatives throughout Canada.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do I have to submit my grades or transcript?
No, your academic standing and grade point average are not considered when evaluating applications. Therefore, you are not required to submit your grades or transcript.
Do I have to write an essay as part of the application?
No, the application does not have an essay component.
How would I receive the funds and do I have to use them for tuition?
The funds are sent directly to your educational institution. If you have a credit or your balance owed is overpaid following disbursement of the funds, you may be able to request a cheque from the institution.
Is the bursary open to any post-secondary student in Canada?
Only students enrolled in a sport or recreation program at one of the specified educational institutions listed in the eligibility criteria are eligible.
Will you consider an applicant’s financial situation?
Special consideration will be granted to applicants whose financial situation has been affected by the pandemic.