Algonquin receives $650K for international student supports

July 4, 2019

Algonquin College has received $650K from guard.me International Insurance. A release from Algonquin explains that the money will support scholarships and a bursary fund for international students. “International students make significant social, economic and education contributions to Algonquin College and the Ottawa community,” said Algonquin President Cheryl Jensen. “This generous donation from guard.me will help support international students who have a sudden, unforeseen change in their financial situation.” The college adds that over 3,800 students from 100 countries were enrolled in Algonquin programs during the 2018-2019 academic year. Algonquin (ON) | Ottawa Matters