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Funding Scholarship Awards for SFU Indigenous Language Learners

February 7, 2023

The Lobstick Foundation is pleased to announce a legacy gift to help support endowments created to permanently fund two scholarship awards benefitting Indigenous students, guaranteeing financial support for Indigenous language learners for many years to come. 

Supporting students enrolled in the Indigenous Languages Program (INLP), the Dr. Aimee August Award in Indigenous Language Proficiency and the Dr. Ruby Peter Graduate Award in Indigenous Language Proficiency were established in honour of their namesakes, who had made great strides in Indigenous language revitalization, instruction, and documentation.  

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