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reIMAGINE the student experience

Inspiring and nurturing the next generation of changemakers. Together, we can build a “whole student experience” that has no barriers.

Your financial investment will:

  • Build a wholistic student experience academically, culturally, and socially 

  • Foster experiential learning opportunities 

  • Make 'first choice' a reality for all students, regardless of financial means 

  • Support a uOttawa environment that sees BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and people of colour) communities thrive 

  • Ensure sport, wellness active and healthy living play an important role in social development 

  • Inspiring a culture of curiosity, leadership and lifelong learning 

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Midia Shikh Hassan

“I was so lucky to have the support of donors during my two degrees at uOttawa. I had access to scholarships, bursaries and design competition awards that have fueled my career.”

Midia Shikh Hassan, Bachelor of Health Sciences and BioChemistry ('14)

— Cofounder Dextra Innovations

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Inspiring every student

Let's help them achieve—and surpass—their aspirations and to master a growth mindset through scholarships, bursaries and world class student life programs that engage and level the playing field for all. 

Specifically, we are seeking funding for:

  • Scholarships and bursaries, including those specifically for racialized students
  • Experiential learning opportunities
  • Inbound and outbound student exchange funds
  • Enhanced student life experiences in sport and athletics, wellness, and student mental health
  • Equitable opportunities for persons with disabilities
  • The new School of Engineering Design and Teaching Innovation, career development
  • Opportunities to foster an entrepreneurial mindset and to start and scale up student-led businesses and social enterprise
  • Funding for student-led global and community engagement
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Support our key initiatives

Indigenous Action Plan
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Indigenous Action Plan

Creating belonging for Indigenous students

Help us create belonging for Indigenous students and to advance reconciliation.
Diversity and Inclusion
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Diversity and Inclusion

Creating a supportive environment that will increase inclusion

Help us transform the universities rich cultural diversity into an experience of “inclusive excellence” for all students, researchers, and faculty. …
Mental Health and Wellness
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Mental Health and Wellness

Creating a culture of wellness for students

Help us create a culture that supports all students and ensures that those who are struggling with mental health issues get the support they need.

Get in touch

Development Office

190 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa ON  Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel: +1 613-562-5800 ext. 7222
Fax: +1 613-562-5127
[email protected]

Our Canadian charitable registration number is 11927 8877 RR0001