Fanshawe announces new scholarship, supports for Afghan refugees

September 14, 2021
Fanshawe College has announced that it has created a new scholarship program and offered supports for eligible Afghan refugees looking to pursue postsecondary education. The scholarship will provide five students with full tuition, funds for textbooks and supplies, and supports through Fanshawe’s Student Services program. Students can also choose to complete English for Academic Purposes. “A number of refugees from Afghanistan have arrived in London and are now looking to build a new life in Canada,” said Fanshawe dean of students Janice Lamoureux. “We know that access to post-secondary education can open up opportunities, and we look forward to welcoming these students to Fanshawe.” Fanshawe | CBC | London Free Press (ON)