Meet Taneikah

Taneikah was awarded a 2016 OCUF Youth Bursary. She is a 1st year student at George Brown College enrolled in their Games Development program. A life long volunteer, Taneikah has been very involved helping out at her elementary and high schools. Her tasks have been...

Meet Isaac

Isaac was awarded a 2016 OCUF Youth Bursary. He is a 4th year student at the University of Toronto where he is pursuing a Health Studies (BSc) and International Development (BA) African Studies Minor. Isaac shared a story of a troubled past with much adversity. He...

Meet Miya

Miya was awarded a 2016 OCUF Youth Bursary. She is a 1st year student at the University of Ottawa where she is enrolled in an honours Bachelor of Science program. In her application Miya details challenges she faced growing up, and how she encountered a number of...

Meet Muhammad

Muhammad  is a 1st year Schulich School of Business student at York University and a 2016 OCUF Youth Bursary recipient. It should not be surprising when you offer a bursary based on financial need and giving back to the community that we would receive so many quality...

Meet Michelle

Michelle  is a 1st year Honours Computer Science student at the University of Waterloo. She was awarded a 2016 OCUF Youth Bursary and is a member of DUCA. In her words РAs an aspiring computer scientist, I would like to have a career that will improve the lives...