Sunday, 23 February 2020
Below are a number of links to bursaries and scholarships. Please note I have not checked all the links recently, some may no longer be available or active.
All the best in your applications ...
BC Hockey Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded annually to BC Hockey registered members to give recognition to those who develop their academic career aspirations while at the same time nourishing their interest in hockey. Monetary awards vary from $500 to $1000.
BC School Sports Scholarships
The BC School Sports Scholarships reward excellence in both scholastic and athletic pursuits. The successful applicants will be student-athletes who have balanced their high academic achievements with significant success as school athletes and contributors to their community.
BC Soccer Scholarships
BC Soccer awards multiple scholarships every year to players and referees proceeding on to post secondary education. Grade 12 students affiliated with BC Soccer with a B average and who has demonstrated good citizenship, personality and leadership are encouraged to apply. DEADLINE: End of May
Big Sun Athletic Scholarships
The BigSun Organization strives to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. They offer an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Gymnastics BC Scholarships
Gymnastics BC will grant a total of four (4) scholarships to deserving students in both competitive and recreational gymnastics. These scholarships are designed to assist current Gymnastics BC participants in their pursuit of post-secondary education.
Trevor Linden Community Spirit Scholarship
The Trevor Linden Community Spirit Scholarship recognizes 4 student leaders in the province of British Columbia entering their first year of post secondary education, in good academic standing that have made exceptional contributions to: school and community service, leadership; initiating community development; affecting positive change; mentoring others; personal development and growth; and good academic performance.
BC Aboriginal Student Award/Aboriginal Teacher Education Award
BC Hydro Aboriginal Scholarships
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada
FCSSBC Youth Education Bursary
Overwaitea Food Group/UFCW Local 1518 Diversity Scholarships
Pride Education Network
VIU Youth in Care Tuition Waiver
Youth Education Assistance Fund
This program provides grants of up to $5,500 to former B.C. youth in care students between 19 and 23 years of age.
Forwarded email from Jennifer from Clean Energy Associations of BC …
Jennifer is the Program Coordinator at the Clean Energy Association of BC (CEBC). We are pleased to announce that we will be offering a $1,000 student scholarship this year, which will be awarded at our Annual General Meeting in June.
This scholarship is for grade 12 students who are graduating in 2020. To apply for the scholarship, we ask that students submit a reference letter as well as a 500-word essay answering the question, "Why is clean energy important to me as a young person in BC?"
The application deadline is Thursday, May 14th and we will be contacting the winner in early June. You can find more information on our website here:
https://www.cleanenergybc.org/news/clean-energy-student-scholarship-2020. In addition, I have attached a PDF of the application criteria to this email.
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Tuesday, 11 February 2020
In preparation for the March 11th dinner/dessert theatre fundraiser I’ve attached a community silent auction letter. Please use this to obtain community support in the form of donations for this event’s silent auction portion of the evening.
If you have questions, please contact me at the school or via this email thread.
Friday, 7 February 2020
YES – On Demand Bottle Drive is a go, Nicole and Esther have offered to be the parent sponsors for this event – thank you both very much.
Please meet at the bottle depot at 9 am. We will need driver/vehicles, reminder that N rules apply. As usual, there is the sign in/out sheet- that’s how you get your grad points from this event.
There will be a list of addresses that have asked us to collect their returns, please thank them if they are there when you collect. Have a wonderfully safe event.
Sunday, 2 February 2020
2020 Technology Impact Awards: Grade 12 students accepted into a technology-related program at a B.C. post-secondary institution in fall 2020 are invited to apply for a BC Tech Scholarship. Three scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded. Applications are being accepted until Feb. 26.
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
We are pleased to announce that the following Entrance Awards are available to students who are planning to attend BCIT commencing April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021.
§ Up to 25 BCIT President's Entrance Awards, available only to current High School students
§ Valued up to $4,000 each.
§ Deadline: August 5, 2020
§ Over 125 additional BCIT Entrance Awards
§ Valued up to $6,000 each.
§ Deadlines: August 5, 2020 and/or January 6, 2021
We have included a copy of our Entrance Awards poster for you to place where grade 12 students will see it. More information about BCIT Entrance Awards and the application forms can be found at bcit.ca/finaid.
Help your students pay for their education by encouraging them to apply!
For more information, please feel free to contact us.
BCIT Student Financial Aid and Awards
Building SW1, Room 2132
3700 Willingdon Avenue
(604) 432 – 8555