#BrokersCare Bursary


The IBAS #BrokersCare Bursary — presented in partnership with Wawanesa Insurance — recognizes one graduating high school student in Saskatchewan who exemplifies outstanding dedication to community service, civic leadership, and academic achievement.

In 2024, in celebration of IBAS’s 72nd year in operation, the successful applicant will receive a one-time cash award of $7,200.

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

The recipient of the #BrokersCare Bursary will:

  • Be a Grade 12 student in Saskatchewan as of April 1, 2024, with an intent to pursue some form of recognized higher education within 12 months of the application deadline;
  • Demonstrate an exceptional commitment to their community through volunteerism and leadership of civic, school-based, and/or extra-curricular activities;
  • Be a role model for their peers and the next generation of young leaders; and
  • Have achieved a minimum cumulative Grade 11 average of 80%.

How to Apply

To submit your name for consideration, you must complete a short online application form, which requires 250 – 750 words explaining how you have made a meaningful difference in your community, and how that involvement has helped shape your life and future ambitions. Please note that our independent review committee will not consider submissions with fewer than 250 words or more than 750 words.

The deadline for applications has now passed.



Past Bursary Recipients

2023: Telia Lafontaine

2022: Sung Park

2021: Carolyn Engbers

2020: Maahi Shah

Thank You

A special thank you to our 2024 Presenting Partner: