When individuals, organizations and communities unite in the spirit of giving, it allows our students to access quality education, fostering brighter futures. We are grateful to our donors, who recognize the role that philanthropy plays in education.
Browse the inspiring stories below to see how your philanthropy is creating an impact.
At UM, donors have helped to amplify health as a human right, advance Reconciliation and Indigenous achievement, face climate change, and transform the learning experience at the University of Manitoba. Your generosity is creating opportunities for people and ideas to collide in ways that make the world a better place.
"As a woman pursuing a career in a male-dominated field, this scholarship has encouraged my sense of empowerment and belonging within the engineering field."
- Sarah Currie, recipient of the Price Graduate Scholarship for Women in Engineering
"I would not have been able to pursue secondary education without the financial support this grant provides me with. I’m grateful that I got to be the first person in my family to go to university."
- Ashley Leon, recipient of the Joyce Family Foundation Youth-in-Care Tuition Grant
"I'm so grateful to have the opportunity to take this huge step in my life, and I thank you so much for helping me continue my studies without financial worries hanging over my head."
- Alexandra Froese, recipient of the Donald and Elaine Triggs Bursary
"These bursaries have provided me with the resources and flexibility required to effectively manage my studies while fulfilling my duties as a parent and helps me set a positive example for my daughters, emphasizing the significance of education and diligence."
- Ngozi Okose, recipient of the Marjorie Blankstein Emergency Graduate Student Bursary for Peace and Conflict Studies
By the numbers
6,254 donors from 14 countries
Thousands of donors from around the world have been inspired to spark change through gifts to UM
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University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
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