The Municipality of Greenstone is excited to announce applications are now being accepted for the Esnagami Memorial Bursary. The Esnagami Memorial Bursary was established by the Townships of Geraldton, Longlac, and Nakina in memory of seven young people who died tragically in August 1979 while learning and practicing the management of resources. Each year, the Municipality of Greenstone supports a student pursuing a career related to forestry through the Esnagami Memorial Bursary. One eligible applicant is selected and an award of $1000 is provided in memory of these young lives.


  • 2024 Graduates that are residents of the Municipality of Greenstone attending Geraldton Composite High School or École secondaire Château-Jeunesse.
  • Entering into the first year of post-secondary education in a field related to forestry.


  • A completed signed application form submitted to the Clerk on or before May 3, 2024 at 4:00 p.m. 
  • Academic standing completed by your high school
  • One teacher reference
  • Copy of your application to the selected post-secondary institution

Download an application form, apply online, or pick up a paper copy at your local ward office or from your Guidance Councillor to begin the process today!

 Complete your application online!

For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact the Clerk or call (807) 854-1100 ext. 2059