The bursary program is limited and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please note that if you are applying for a bursary you cannot register online. Please fill out a paper form.

Please note you must provide the following:
1. Complete copy of the registration form including extra documents

  • L.E.A.P. 2017 Registration Form (No longer accepting applications)

2. Letter from the parent/guardian explaining your financial situation.
3. A copy of the parent/guardians' latest income tax notice of assessment.
4. VISA/Mastercard payment.*

*A credit card number MUST accompany every application

Your completed bursary application package can be walked in, faxed, mailed or emailed to vespi@mcmaster.ca.

Engineering Alumni Relations & Youth Programs Office
McMaster University
1280 Main St. W.
Hamilton, ON
L8S 4L7

Fax: 905-546-5492

Please note: Online registrations will not accept bursary requests. Please do not register online if you are applying for a bursary.

Each request for a bursary is individually approved by Ms. Carm Vespi, Manager, Alumni Relations & Youth Programs, with complete discretion. Please contact Carm Vespi for more information at vespi@mcmaster.ca, or call (905) 525-9140, ext. 24906.


This year we are also offering scholarships for girls and indigenous students!!