Hello from the Learning Assistance Program,
We are delighted to announce the Fall 2022 SSD Bursary for Learning Assistance Program (LAP) services.
The UVSS Society for Students with a Disability (SSD) has generously established a $6000 bursary fund for the Fall 2022 semester. This bursary helps UVic students who self-identify as having one or more disabilities access LAP Tutor, Learning Strategist, and Note Taking services. Note that this bursary is for students who do not qualify for funding through the Canada Student Grant program in the semester of application.
To be eligible for the SSD Bursary, you must:
  1. Be a UVic student who identifies as having a disability
  2. Be registered in credit-bearing UVic courses
  3. Not qualify for Canada Student Grant for Services and Equipment – Students with Disabilities (CSG-DSE) in the semester you are applying for (Sept – Dec 2022), herein called the “semester of application”.
  4. Use SSD Bursary funding for LAP Programs (Tutor/Learning Strategist and/or Note Taker) in the semester of application (Fall 2022 semester)
Application process: The application period will open now and close on Sun. Nov. 20th. Apply by completing the form hosted on survey monkey here: https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/QRL5Z7T
Unfortunately, applications received after Sun. Nov. 20th, or with incomplete information will not be accepted. You will be alerted if you are an SSD Bursary recipient. If you have any questions about the application process please contact us ahead of the deadline at learning@uvic.ca or 250-721-8743.
The UVic Learning Assistance Program would like to offer our sincere gratitude to the Society for Students with a Disability for their support of UVic students and recognition of the positive role the Learning Assistance Program has in supporting student academic success.