Providing our Muslim Sisters the opportunity to obtain an education.
"Seeking knowledge is incumbent on every Muslim"
Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

Who is Eligible....

A Muslim woman student who is:

  1. A Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada, or a conventional refugee.

  2. Enrolled in a full-time degree (graduate or undergraduate), diploma or certificate program at a Canadian college or university for the academic year commencing in the year in which the scholarship is granted. 

  3. Commitment to complete the year.  Should the candidate not complete the year, they must return the funds.

  4. In financial need.

Who is NOT Eligible...

A Muslim woman student who is: Related to the members of the committee or board members or employees of IEFM is not eligible to receive this scholarship:

Application Requirements:

The IEFM scholarship application is a self-administered application.  Gather all relevant documentation and submit it together with completed application form - all in hardcopy - to:
Islamic Education Foundation of Manitoba Inc.
26 Brainerd Cove
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3T 5W3


In addition to the application form, candidates must submit the following...

  •       Letter describing the reasons why you would be a worthy recipient of this Scholarship. Include your contribution to, volunteer activities, your academic achievements, your most important accomplishments and your future goals;

  •       Brief outline of your budget for the coming year including information on your expected sources of  funding (e.g. Student Loan, parents, etc.);

  •       Two letters of reference from the two individuals named in your application.  One must be a teacher from your school, college or university. The other must be from an individual, other than your teacher, who is familiar with  your community service;

  •       An up to date official transcript.


You can download our application form here:

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