Community Contributions and Scholarships

Community Contributions and Scholarships

Scholarships

Diavik is a strong supporter of northerners striving for career development through increased education. To demonstrate its commitment, the company invests in northerners through scholarships. Since 1997, Diavik has donated more than $3.3 million for scholarships.

Diavik Community Scholarship

Through the Yellowknife Community Foundation, Diavik provides scholarships to successful applicants pursuing an education in mining or resource development.

Applications closed on 15 May 2019.

General public post-secondary scholarships

Applications close on 23 August 2019.

Download the general public post-secondary scholarships information sheet

Download the general public post-secondary scholarships application form

Employee dependents post-secondary scholarships

Applications close on 18 August 2019.

Community administered scholarships

Additionally, Diavik supports community education through scholarships awarded through the Yellowknives Dene First Nation, Tlicho Government, North Slave Metis Alliance, Kitikmeot Inuit Association, and Lutsel K'e Dene First Nation.