AFKA Bursary

This bursary is designed to help in continuing education in a college,
university, vocational institution or other special educational pursuits.
A minimum of two bursaries will be awarded annually, depending on
availability of funds.

AFKA Bursary Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a foster, former foster, adopted, or a biological child of a licensed foster or a *kinship caregiver or a child currently placed with or formerly placed with a kinship caregiver.
  • Foster or *kinship caregiver(s) must be in good standing with the AFKA. (Current Membership)

    *Kinship Caregiver for the purposes of this application refers to a kinship caregiver who is an approved placement provider.


  • Download and complete application package 
  • Email completed application to:
  • Or mail to:
    • Alberta Foster and Kinship Association
      303, 9488 – 51 Avenue NW
      Edmonton, AB T6E 5A6



Bursary Applications must be postmarked on or before June 1st.

Email submissions must be received by: 11:59PM pm June 1st.

Award recipients will be notified on or before July 1st.