TK Foundation Maritime Bursary

Open to full-time student(s) enrolled in the first or second year of three years of education at Strait Area campus in Marine Navigation Technology or Marine Engineering Technology (applicants in this program must be intending to enrol in the Management program). This bursary also includes a $1,000 monthly cost of living stipend that will be issued each month from September to May. Funds will be contingent on maintaining regular attendance and a passing grade in each course.

Students must demonstrate

  • Commitment and interest in program
  • Good academic standing
  • Applicants must self-identify as a member of one or more equity seeking groups
  • Preference will be given to applicants who self-identify as female

About the donor
The TK Foundation’s mission is to fulfill the legacy of J. Torben Karlshoej by enabling youth to succeed and promoting maritime education and safety.

We fulfill this legacy by investing in programs that:
1. Enable youth to maximize their capabilities through pathways such as education, training, and life skills with a view to becoming self-sufficient.
2. Promote knowledge of the seas and oceans, and strengthen maritime safety and security for the betterment of all.

1 @ $5000
Supplemental Questions
  1. TK Foundation Screening Question

    To be considered eligible for this award, you must be completing three years of education at the Nautical Institute of the Strait Area Campus. If enrolled in the Marine Engineering Technology program, you must have an intent to enrol in the Marine Engineering Management Technology program. Please indicate that you meet this eligibility requirement.