Canadian PSE raises funds for student emergency support

March 26, 2020

Several Canadian postsecondary institutions have joined the Université Laval in raising funds for student emergency support. Laurentian University raised over $80K in emergency funds for international and domestic students that do not have an alternative to living in residence. Huntington University announced the $25K Huntington Helps Emergency Bursary Fund in order to support postsecondary students in need across Greater Sudbury. At Simon Fraser University, the Simon Fraser Student Society announced an emergency financial aid fund that students could use for needs such as laptops, internet access, or a plane ticket home. CBC (Laurentian) | The Sudbury Star (Huntington) (National)| The Peak