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External Awards

These external awards are provided as information only. KPU does not assume any responsibility pertaining to these awards and applications must be made directly to the organizations indicated (unless specified otherwise). If you encounter any difficulties in making an application as indicated, contact Student Awards and Financial Assistance at 604.599.2700 or awards@kpu.ca for further assistance.

Aboriginal

Aboriginal Clean Energy Scholarship

BluEarth awards Aboriginal Clean Energy Scholarships (ACES) of up to $3,000 annually to Aboriginal students pursuing post-secondary education, including trade certification, diploma, degree programs, etc. Successful candidates will have an opportunity for an internship at the conclusion of their academic year and an opportunity to be partnered with a BluEarth team member who will act as a learning partner throughout their academic year. This learning partnership is for two-way communication to inspire, challenge and motivate students as well as BluEarth employees. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bluearthrenewables.com

Aboriginal Teacher Education Award

This award will provide $5,000 annually for up to four years to individual Aboriginal students registered in a teacher education program at a BC post-secondary institution, leading to certification by the British Columbia Teachers' Council. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

ikbbc.ca

BC Aboriginal Student Awards

The BC Aboriginal Student Award was established in 2008 as part of the Provincial Government's strategy to improve Aboriginal access and achievement. Its purpose is to support Aboriginal people in getting post-secondary education by reducing financial barriers. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

ikbbc.ca

BC Hydro Aboriginal Awards

BC Hydro wants to invest in the next generation of leaders to build a strong and healthy workforce across the province. Scholarships and Bursaries are available to Aboriginal students enrolled in a full-time in BC in a program at a college, university, technical or trades school that reflects the work of BC Hydro. For more information including eligibility and application forms please follow the link provided.

BC Hydro

CFUW Aboriginal Women's Award (AWA)

This award was designed to honour Dr. Marion Elder Grant's life-long commitment to education of women.  Dr. Grant has an outstanding record of leadership as the 11th CFUW President (1949-52), CFUW Wolfville President, and Dean of Women and Professor of Psychology, Acadia University. The CFUW AWA will be granted for studies in specific programs of Law, Medicine, Nurse Practitioner or a Masters in Aboriginal Studies as outlined in the application instructions.  The award is renewable as it is designed to help a successful winner by providing the award for a second year. Please follow the link provided for dates, details and eligibility.

cfuw.org

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Chilliwack Metis Association's 2017 Lithograph Scholarship

The Chilliwack Metis Association's (CMA) Scholarship program provides funding to BC students of Metis ancestry to help support their post-secondary education. Metis students who are residents of BC and enrolled full-time in a recognized post-secondary university or college in a minimum two-year program are eligible to apply. Please follow the links below for more information.

PDF iconLithograph Scholarship Information   PDF icon Lithograph Scholarship Application

Ch'Nook Scholar Program

The Ch'Nook Scholar Program is open to Aboriginal students studying full time in a business program at a College or University in British Columbia, and is inclusive of status and non status First Nation, Inuit and Metis students. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

chnook.org

CN Diversity Scholarship Program

CN will offer $3,000 grants to best-in class women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, military veterans and people of Aboriginal heritage in Canada who are studying in fields relevant to CN's core business, including engineering, transportation, sales and marketing, law, aboriginal studies, human resources, accounting, finance, sales, marketing, and computer sciences. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Canadian Scholarships

First Citizens'; Fund (FCF) Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs

The First Citizens' Fund Student Bursary Program provides funding to students of Aboriginal ancestry to help support their post secondary education. Funded by the Province of British Columbia and delivered by the BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres, eligible applicants must be permanent residents in British Columbia for six months or more at the time of application (not including attendance at post-secondary institution) and registered full-time in a minimum two-year academic program at any BC recognized post-secondary institution. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcaafc.com

Husky Energy Scholarship Program for Aboriginal Students

The program provides financial support to students with outstanding academic achievement and connects them with relevant work experience through co-op and summer work terms along with professional development through a mentorship program. Applicable to Canadian citizens of aboriginal ancestry that are entering or already enrolled in full time studies in a first bachelor degree or diploma program. For more information including eligibility and application forms please follow the link provided.

Scholarship Partners Canada      PDF iconScholarship Program Guidelines     PDF iconScholarship Program Application Form

Indspire Bursary and Scholarship Awards Program

Indspire is the largest supporter of Indigenous education outside the Federal Government. To date, Indspire has awarded more than $54M in scholarships and bursaries to 16,000 First Nation, Inuit and Métis recipients nationwide. Awards are available in the following areas of study: Oil and Gas Trades and Technology General, Oil and Gas Trades and Technology Apprenticeship, Oil and Gas Trades and Technology incentive Award, Fine Arts Undergraduate and Graduate Programs, Legal Studies for Aboriginal People, Health Careers and various areas in post-secondary studies. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

indspire.ca

The Chief Joe Mathias Scholarship Fund

The Chief Joe Mathias Scholarships and Bursaries will be administered by the New Relationship Trust (NRT) Foundation for the 2016-17 academic year. This partnership will ensure more First Nations post-secondary students receive financial aid to support their studies. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

nrtf.ca

The Mungo Martin Memorial Award

The award assists Aboriginal people to further their education, vocational training skills and competence in Aboriginal arts and creative work to further the artistic heritage of the Native peoples in their paintings, carving, music, dance folklore or language. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

The Mungo Martin Memorial Award

The New Relationship Trust Foundation

The NRTF has bursaries and Scholarships available to students who are a member of a BC First Nation. Bursaries are awarded to students pursuing trades certificates and diplomas, and scholarships are awarded at the Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate levels. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

nrtf.ca

The Rose Nolan Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Rose Nolan Memorial Scholarship was established to recognize Aboriginal First Nation women who are achieving their educational and training goals while maintaining strong community involvement. Scholarship awards will be given annually to Aboriginal First Nation women who have recently completed at least one year of full time studies at any accredited post-secondary educational or training institute. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

tednolanfoundation.com

Royal Bank Aboriginal Student Awards

The RBC Royal Bank Aboriginal Student Awards Program was launched in 1992 to assist Aboriginal students to complete post secondary education, and provide an opportunity for RBC to strengthen its relationship with the Aboriginal community. RBC awards 10 scholarships in two categories:

  1. For students majoring in disciplines related to the financial services industry
  2. For students majoring in disciplines unrelated to the financial services industry

Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

rbc.com

Accounting

Chartered Accountants Education Foundation Award

Students can apply to the CA Education Foundation for one of seven $1,000 tuition awards. Students must be in the final year of their diploma or degree program, include a letter indicating intention to become a CA, and submit an application form to the CPA Education Foundation. Students will receive their award upon registering with CASB or the ACIA program.  Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

caef.bc.ca

CGA - Scholarships and Financial Assistance

The CGA Association offers rewards for academic excellence to students at all stages of their accounting studies. These awards range from $1,000 to $5,000. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cga-bc.org

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program

Through the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship, the ACFE Foundation supports the education of students who have an interest in pursuing a career in fraud examination. The scholarship provides an opportunity for students to advance their education and anti-fraud career paths. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program

Sage One Scholarship

The Sage One Scholarship Program allows you the opportunity to win a scholarship that will enable you to enhance your education to become the next great leader or your generation, develop the necessary skills you need for business and be ready for the next stage of your career. Areas of study include Accounting, Entrepreneurship, General Business, Economics and Finance. Please follow the link provided for more dates, deadlines and eligibility.

sage.com

Association

Adoptive Families Association of BC (AFABC)

The AFABC Youth Bursary awards financial assistance to youth who have joined their families by legal adoption, and plan to pursue a vocational, trade or academic post‐secondary program at an accredited BC institution. This fund will award two $1,000 bursaries on an annual basis, intended to directly off-set tuition and/or other expenses associated with educational programs. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

AFABC

Association of Professional Biology (APB)

The APB Scholarship may be awarded each year to a student who is the son or daughter of a member in good standing of the Association, or who is a Student Member or Biologist In Training and in good standing of the APB. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

professionalbiology.com

BC 4-H Provincial Scholarships

Provincial and National 4_H Scholarships ranging in value from $300 to $10,000 will be available to British Columbia 4-H members pursuing a post-secondary education.  Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bc4h.bc.ca

BC Golf Association - Gerry Walker Scholarship

The Player Development Trust Fund provides financial assistance for a student to attend BC Golf sanctioned events, and bursaries or scholarships for post-secondary education. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

britishcolumbiagolf.org

BC Government and Service Employees' Union Scholarship

The BCGEU is offering $45,000 in scholarship awards; $3,000 to full-time students and $2,000 to part-time students who are BCGEU members or relatives of BCGEU members or staff. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Children's Aid Foundation

The Children’s Aid Foundation funds a number of scholarships, bursaries and awards for students attending College or University. Scholarships are awarded through an annual competitive process and decisions are made by the Foundation’s Award Committee. Scholarships for the 2015-2016 year range from $2,500 to $5,000. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cafdn.org

Federation of BC Youth in Care Networks - Dream Fund

The Dream Fund bursaries offer financial support to individuals interested in career training and/or education opportunities. It is a scholarship fund for young people in and from government care in B.C. and is distributed to successful applicants three times a year. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

fbcyicn.ca

Holstein Association of Canada

Each year, Holstein Association of Canada recognizes and awards students who are well-rounded in their farm involvement and future career choices, and who excel in their academic studies. Applicants must be a regular or junior member of Holstein Canada, or a son/daughter of a member, but are not required to be in an Agriculture program. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

holstein.ca

Icelandic Canadian Club Scholarships

The Icelandic Canadian Club of British Columbia has established a fund to provide financial assistance to students of Icelandic origin who are residents of British Columbia and who are beginning or continuing a program of post-secondary education. Students who are of Icelandic origin attending an institute of higher learning in British Columbia. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

inlofna.org

Ireland Canada University Foundation
The Ireland Fund of Canada Dobbin Scholarships

The awards are designed principally for scholars and academics who are either beginning or are currently engaged at graduate level research in a discipline which is, or has potential to be, related to both Ireland and Canada, and are tenable for travel from Canadian to Irish Universities. Please follow the link for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

icuf.ie

Leonard Foundation Scholarships

The scholarships are open to full time students who are enrolled in undergraduate or first professional degree programs at any Canadian college or University recognized by AUCC. The annual deadline is March 15. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility. All applicants will be considered, but first preference is given to sons and daughters of:

  1. Clergy
  2. Teachers
  3. Military personnel
  4. Graduates of Royal Military College
  5. Members of the Mining and Metallurgical Institute of Canada

leonardfnd.org

MADD

The MADD Canada Bursary Fund is for Canadian students who have had a parent or guardian killed in an impaired-driving related crash and are pursuing any full time educational program that is approved by a provincial Ministry of Education. Bursaries of up to $2000 can be awarded to qualifying students across Canada. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

madd.ca

Maxine Sevack Memorial Grant

A scholarship fund has been established by the Sevack Family to honour the memory of their daughter Maxine, a freelance journalist who died in a plane accident in Guatemala in 1986. Maxine was an enthusiastic and dedicated Big Sister. Scholarships are available to Little Sisters enrolled in post-secondary education who were matched with their Big Sister or Study Buddy by Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bigsisters.bc.ca

Prospera Credit Union - Educational Award Program

Everyone deserves the opportunity to realize their dreams. That's why we created the Prospera Educational Awards Program - offering more than $20,000 in awards every year. Whether you're a young student about to embark on new educational adventures, or a mom looking for a chance to go back to school; we want to help by putting a little extra money in your pocket. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

prospera.ca/Community/CommPrograms/SupportEd

Public Guardian and Trustee Education Assistance Fund Bursaries

The Public Trustee Education Assistance Program will assist students who are former permanent wards of the Ministry of Social Services of British Columbia, or have been in continuing custody of the British Columbia Ministry for Children and Families under the Child, Family and Community Services Act. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

trustee.bc.ca

Public Works Association of B.C. Scholarship

The Public Works Association of British Columbia (PWABC) has established a scholarship of $1,000 to encourage study in the public works field. The scholarship is open to any applicant planning or taking full-time study at an educational institution in B.C.For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

pwabc.ca

Rotary Club Scholarships

Numerous scholarships and awards are offered through local Rotary Clubs as well as Rotary International. Generally students are advised to start their scholarship applications through a local Rotary Club. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

rotary.org

Royal Arch Masonic Bursary Fund

The Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons provides bursaries to assist needful qualified students whose father or grandfather is, or at the time of his death was, a Royal Arch Companion. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

grandchapter-bc-yukon.ca

Royal Canadian Golf Association (RCGA) Foundation

The RCGA Foundation (previously the Canadian Golf Foundation) encourages the athletic and academic careers of promising Canadian golfers and students of the industry by offering financial assistance through scholarships and awards. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

rcga.org

Royal Canadian Legion, Ladies Auxiliary, Branch 160 Bursary

A bursary in the amount of $500 has been offered by the Ladies' Auxiliary, Branch 160, Royal Canadian Legion, Pacific Command. The award is based on financial need, Veteran Affiliation, Highland School graduate or be a direct affiliate of a member of the L.A. or Branch 160, along with an application to attend a post secondary, continuing or trade school with marks that will allow them to attend. Fully completed applications must be submitted by May 1. Applications and further information may be obtained from:

Secretary, Ladies' Auxiliary
Royal Canadian Legion
Branch 160, 1825 Comox Avenue
Comox, BC V9M 3M3

Royal Canadian Legion

The Royal Canadian Legion offers annually a number of bursaries for students proceeding from secondary school to university as well as students entering the second, third, and fourth years. Preference is given to sons and daughters and grandchildren of deceased, disabled, or other ex-service personnel, but applications from other worthy students are also considered. Further information may be obtained from the local Legion Branch in your community. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

legion.ca

Royal Canadian Naval Benevolent Fund

Financial assistance in the form of scholarships, bursaries, grants, and interest free loans is available to members and former members of the Naval Forces of Canada or their dependents for purposes of attending college, university or other educational and vocational institutions. Applications must be submitted after September 1 and received no later than the last business day in October.

rcnbf.ca

Shevchenko Foundation

The Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko offers numerous awards to Ukrainian Canadians or students studying Ukrainian history. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

shevchenkofoundation.com

TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership

TD Canada Trust Scholarships for Community Leadership are intended to serve the needs of all Canadian families and communities. Doing good for others during difficult times in one's own life requires particularly outstanding commitment. This is why, as part of the selection process, the personal circumstances and/or challenges of each applicant will be considered. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

tdcanadatrust.com

Ukrainian Community Society of Ivan Franko

The Ukrainian Community Society of Ivan Franko is pleased to offer a Post Secondary Scholarship in the amount of $500 to be used towards study at an approved college or university. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

ivanfranko.ca

Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre

The Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre (URDC) at Grant MacEwan College is calling for awards applications. Application forms and guidelines are available from URDC. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

macewan.ca

United Steelworkers, Local 1-1937 Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships are available to Members in good standing, Sons, Daughters, and Legal Dependants of Members in good standing or of retired or deceased Members who were in good standing with United Steelworkers, Local 1-1937 or the legacy Local Unions (1-70, 1-80, 1-118, 1-363, 1-217, 1-2171) who will be graduating from Secondary School and wish to further their education at a Public Post Secondary Institution. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

usw.ca

Vancouver Police Department Scholarships

Scholarships have been established to assist promising and deserving children of members and deceased members of the Vancouver Police Department to continue their studies at UBC, SFU, BCIT, Douglas College or KPU. Preference will be given to candidates entering directly from secondary school on the basis of academic standing and financial circumstances and service to the community. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

VPD Scholarship Application

Automotive

Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada Scholarships

AIA of Canada is offering the following scholarships:

  1. The Arthur Paulin Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Awards have been established to provide monetary assistance to deserving students who wish to further their education in the automotive field.
  2. Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS) Scholarship Program for students who want to pursue a career in the automotive aftermarket.
  3. SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund for students pursuing a career in the automotive aftermarket.
  4. The Marion Roberts Memorial Scholarship Awards for dependent child or spouse of a full-time employee in an active AIA member company in good standing, who is pursuing full-time post-secondary education.

Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

aiacanada.com

Gear4Wheels Automotive Scholarship

At Gear4wheels we strongly believe in education and betting on the future of the automotive industry. As car enthusiasts and technology geeks we want to invest in the generations that will design the cars, transportation and infrastructures of the future. We think one of the best ways to do that is helping students financially through a scholarship program.

Gear4wheels

Business

Ayze Ybrant Scholarship

Over the past few decades, the rising cost of college tuition has far outpaced the rate of inflation. Higher education is more expensive than ever before. Ayze Ybrant's commitment to support education is reflected in an annual Marketing Scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Ayze Ybrant Scholarship Information

AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship

The AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship is an award for students interested in Social Media Management. Being passionate about social media is an absolute must. Follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

agorapulse.com

Allied Van Lines Scholarship

Allied Van Lines is committed to improving the future of up and coming professionals across Canada and North America—that is why they hold the significance of higher education over nearly all other quality standards when it comes to its priorities as a company. They don’t just believe that education is significant—they place that belief into their core operating philosophy when it comes to everything from standard practices to a way of living. Allied is offering the opportunity for qualifying Canadian students to be the recipients of its new scholarship, which is intended for students across the areas of business, logistics, and similar fields, with four lucky winners being selected to receive an award amount of $1,000 each. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

alliedvanlines.ca

Annual College Student of Canada Scholarship

EjobApplications.com, an authority resource for job applications and career information for top companies in the United States, is offering the Annual College Student of Canada Scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

ejobapplications.com/canada

BC Export Awards

One $500 award will be presented to an International Studies student with an excellent academic standing, who has shown initiative in seeking opportunities and putting their studies into action. To be eligible the individual must be attending a post-secondary school in BC, and be actively involved in activities that involve international business studies. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

BC Export Awards

British Columbia Electrical Association

The BC Electrical Association is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to building community through education and advocacy. A large part of our association’s purpose is to provide financial aid to British Columbia’s students. Please follow the link provided for more information.

Scholarship & Bursary Programs

Coast Capital Savings Youth Entrepreneurship Award

Coast Capital Savings is proud to present a competition for students and recent alumni who are launching or operating their own businesses. KPU attracts highly ambitious, young entrepreneurs to many of its academic programs and throughout their academic career and in the years that follow, these students and alumni forge a clear vision for their own new business. Coast Capital Savings is committed to fostering innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit that exists among these students. This award will recognize one student or group each year who demonstrates these characteristics.

Youth Entrepreneurship Award

CN Diversity Scholarship Program

CN will offer $3,000 grants to best-in class women, military veterans, and students of Aboriginal heritage who are studying in fields relevant to CN's core business. Fields that will be considered include engineering, law, aboriginal studies, human resources, accounting, finance, sales, marketing, and computer sciences.For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

CN Diversity Scholarship Application and Information

Enhanced Insurance

Enhanced Insurance offers a scholarship to a student enrolled on a full time basis. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

enhancedinsurance.com/scholarships

Export Development Canada (EDC)

EDC's scholarship program offers numerous scholarships to students enrolled in a bachelor's degree program focused on international business, finance, economics, or a combination of these with environmental/sustainability studies. For eligibility and what to include in your applications, click on the link below. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

edc.ca/scholarships

North American Vanlines Logistics Scholarship

At North American Van Lines, we strive to be fully and consistently committed toward cultivating the future of young professionals across Canada and beyond—this is why we place the importance of quality education above arguably all other metrics when it comes to our priorities as an organization. We don’t simply feel that education is important—we factor it into our central philosophy, in everything from our business practices to our way of life. Because of this, we’re excited to begin offering the opportunity for qualifying Canadian students to receive our new scholarship, intended for students in the area of business, logistics, and similar fields, with four lucky winners being selected to receive an award. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

northamericanvanlines.ca

Retail as a Career Scholarship Program

Retail Council of Canada, in partnership with industry sponsors, will award several scholarships and benefits to students entering or currently enrolled in a business, marketing or retail-related program at a Canadian post-secondary institution. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

retaileducation.ca

Sage One Scholarship

The Sage One Scholarship Program allows you the opportunity to win a scholarship that will enable you to enhance your education to become the next great leader or your generation, develop the necessary skills you need for business and be ready for the next stage of your career. Areas of study include Accounting, Entrepreneurship, General Business, Economics and Finance. Please follow the link provided for more dates, deadlines and eligibility.

sage.com

SAP North America Scholarship Program

This Scholarship is available to students currently enrolled in full-time study, and making satisfactory progress within a four-year undergraduate program in any of these areas: Business, Computer Science, Mathematics and Engineering. Only students who are commencing their third or fourth year of study. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

sap.com

Vancouver Home Builders Scholarship

VHB has created this Internet Marketing Scholarship for Undergraduate or Postgraduate students with the passion of "Internet Marketing" to receive this award. They recognize the power of the written words online and offline and want to help the creative minds exhibit their abilities in this area. For dates, deadlines and eligibilithy please follow the link provided.

Vancouver Home Builders

Computer Science

AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship

The AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship is an award for students interested in Social Media Management. Being passionate about social media is an absolute must. Follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

agorapulse.com

BC Technology Industry Association (BCTIA) - BC Technology Scholarship

The BC Technology Industry Association invites students of public, post-secondary institutions who have a proven passion for technology to submit their application to the BC Technology Scholarship Fund.

This industry-funded program provides non-repayable grants to students who have a proven passion for technology that are studying in a variety of traditional technical fields such as engineering or computer science and in non-traditional fields such as marketing, sales, product development and project management. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

bctia.org

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

ITI International Technology Integration Inc. - The Squires Foundation

Squires Foundation will award scholarships each year to students who are studying in a full-time Computer Science program. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

iticanada.ca

Parking Solutions Scholarship from Parking BOXX

We at Parking BOXX are impressed by the creativity and drive of students. Their energy and commitment to achieve their goals have really inspired us and we would love to commend those outstanding students who have made a difference in the lives of others in an innovative or technological fashion. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

Parking BOXX

Women in Technology Scholarship Program

The StudySoup company likes to foster innovation in the field of technology and helping underrepresented students break down barriers. Therefore they are offering a scholarship to an outstanding female student who is planning a career in the field of computer science and/or computer programming. For details on dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

StudySoup Women in Technology

SAP North America Scholarship Program

This Scholarship is available to students currently enrolled in full-time study, and making satisfactory progress within a four-year undergraduate program in any of these areas: Business, Computer Science, Mathematics and Engineering. Only students who are commencing their third or fourth year of study. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

sap.com

Criminology

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program

The ACFE Foundation is pleased to offer scholarships to support the education of collegiate accounting and criminal justice students around the globe. Please follow the link for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program

Community Policing Volunteer Scholarship Program

The South Vancouver Community Crime Prevention Society will sponsor “Community Policing Volunteer Scholarship Awards” available to select students willing to commit to volunteering at the centre to assist in the delivery of crime prevention services and programs in Vancouver. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

southvancouvercpc.com

Adrien Balazs, Executive Director
5657 Victoria Drive
Vancouver, BC V5P 3W2 604.717.2940
mailto:svcpc@telus.net

Creative Writing

James Lee Foundation

Established in 2007 to honour the creative legacy and spirit of the late James Lee, the JLF Scholarship is open to emerging non-professional creative talent from across Canada looking to enter the advertising industry. The annual Scholarship is intended to recognize and help a promising, aspiring student to do their best work. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

jamesleefoundation.com

New Writer Scholarship

Are you a student with ambitions to become a writer? Or perhaps you’re more advanced in age yet still dream about sharing your writing passion with others. Whatever your story, this opportunity could be your big break. We’re looking for a talented writer to support through the New Writer Scholarship award of $4,000. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

buildyourownblog.net

Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre - Anna Pidruchney Award for New Writers

Awarded annually to a novice writer for a literary work which includes Ukrainian Canadian characters or is based on a Ukrainian Canadian theme. Please follow the link below for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

macewan.ca/ukrainianresource

Dennis McGann Bursary

This exciting new bursary, worth up to $1,000 is designed for those studying or planning to study Communications who demonstrate a commitment to the issues and actions affecting working people. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

columbiainstitute.ca

Scholarship Essay Contest

Good writing skills are crucial to succeed in the world beyond school. Scholarship programs, such as this one, are invaluable in helping young people get off to the right start. Our scholarship program is open to undergraduate and graduate students from selected schools throughout Canada. Please follow the link below for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

SolidEssay.com

Vancouver Story Slam Scholarship

The Vancouver Story Slam scholarship is a $1000 private gift to one person who has ties to East Vancouver; who experiences multiple cultural, social or historical challenges/barriers; and who is pursuing post-secondary education in the field of writing. The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and support the practice of writing amongst marginalized people within the East Vancouver community. Preference will be given to people who identify as First Nations/Inuit/Métis and/or LGBTQ+. Please follow the link below for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Vancouver Story Slam Scholarship

Education & Social Work

Barry Sullivan Memorial Award

The Barry Sullivan, Q.C. Memorial Bursary is available to second year or higher students who are pursuing a degree in one of the three following disciplines: law, education, and social work.

Barry Sullivan Application Form
Barry Sullivan Criteria for Evaluation

Chinese Government Scholarship

The Chinese Government Scholarship is available through an agreement between the National Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China and the Province of British Columbia. The BC Ministry of Advanced Education, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, administers the recruitment of students and the routine management of the Chinese Government Scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Chinese Government Scholarship

DIVERSEcity - Maria Celaje Bursary

DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society is now accepting applications to the Maria Celaje Bursary for 2016. The $500 bursary was created in memory of Maria Celaje a respected, long-term employee and Workplace Facilitator in DIVERSEcity’s Future Leaders Program. DIVERSEcity wishes to honour Maria’s memory and acknowledge her commitment and contributions to the immigrant youth she guided in the program over the years. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

dcrs.ca

Environmental

Balandra Innovator's Award for Integral

Two awards will be given to one male and one female student who has demonstrated a commitment to a triple bottom line (people, planet, profits) in housing with a focus on innovative energy and going beyond sustainability toward restorative practices. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Balandra Innovator's Award Application and Information

BCEIA (British Columbia Environmental Industry Association) Scholarship Program

Recognizing exceptional academic achievement and encouraging outstanding students to continue their post-secondary studies the BCEIA Student Scholarship program will award a scholarship to a student pursuing Environmental Studies. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bceia.com

Brian Grant Award

The Ministry of Environment, the Recycling Council of British Columbia (RCBC) and the British Columbia Chapter of Solid Waste Association of North America (BC Chapter SWANA) have established a posthumous award to recognize the work of Brian Grant in advancing solid waste management in British Columbia. Brian Grant, a long-time employee of the Ministry of Environment, was instrumental in introducing and advancing solid waste management planning and extended producer responsibility in British Columbia. Through the work of Brian and others, B.C. is now recognized as one of the leaders in the implementation of product stewardship in North America. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

gov.bc.ca

Bullitt Environmental Leadership Fellowship

The Bullitt Environmental Fellowship is offered in memory of long-time Foundation Chair, Priscilla Bullitt Collins. In her honour, an outstanding, environmentally knowledgeable graduate student from a community under-represented in the environmental movement, who has demonstrated exceptional capacity for leadership as well as scholarship, will receive this award. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bullitt.org

Canadian Youth Environmental Leadership Scholarship

The Canadian Youth Environmental Leadership Scholarship will contribute to the advancement of new ideas and new ways of thinking when it comes to protecting the environment by supporting students who demonstrate a commitment to leadership and the environment. The Scholarship will be awarded to two Canadian students who have completed at least two years of an undergraduate program and who best combine academic achievement with public environmental service. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cenovus.com

EnergyRates.ca College Scholarship

EnergyRates.ca is offering a scholarship to any Canadian enrolled in a post-secondary educational institution. Whether you need to pay for your classes or textbooks, or just to put food on the table this semester, it’s yours to do with as you please. To be considered for the scholarship, write an essay, no more than 500 words in length, telling us where you see the future of the energy industry. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

energyrates.ca

Jake McDonald Memorial Scholarship for Mine Reclamation

In honour of Jake McDonald, former Senior Reclamation Inspector in the BC Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, the Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation offers scholarships to students registered at a university or college in BC. The applying student must be involved in mine reclamation, pollution prevention, environmentally sound mine planning, or any aspect of mine land rehabilitation. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

trcr.bc.ca

Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarships

The Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarships are awarded once per year to post-secondary students in the field of conservation. The fund is administered by the Canadian Wildlife Foundation and is financed entirely by private-sector donations in memory of Orville Erickson, a prominent Canadian conservationist and past CWF president. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cwf-fcf.org

Stuart Somerville Memorial Scholarships - SWANA Pacific Chapter (BC & Yukon)

The Pacific Chapter of Solid Waste Association of North America is offering the Stuart Somerville Memorial Scholarships; a number of awards to encourage post secondary students studying in disciplines related to solid waste management and environmental protection. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

swanabc.org

BC Air Quality Scholarships

Funding is available for graduate students through the Robert Caton, David Batesand CLEAR Fund Scholarships, intended to support graduate-level students with high ideals, demonstrated interest in studies relating to atmospheric sciences, air quality and health or policy, and specific goals leading to future work in that field. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcairquality.ca

Transportation Association of Canada Foundation

Providing scholarships to individuals attending universities and colleges in one of a number of transportation-related disciplines, including environment monitoring. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

tac-foundation.ca

Fine Arts

BC Arts Council Scholarships

BC Arts Council Scholarship Awards Program is intended to assist in the education of outstanding BC students of the arts and stimulate the development of future professional BC artists. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcartscouncil.ca

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

CFUW - Parksville/Qualicum

CFUW - Parksville Qualicum is offering the the James Craig Reid Memorial Scholarship to a student who graduated from School District 69 or lived in School District 69 for at least three years. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Deadline for applications May 31, 2016. For information and application form:

  1. Visit cfuwpq.ca
  2. E-mail CFUW Parksville/Qualicum
  3. Mail to Secretary, Scholarship & Bursary Trust, CFUW Parksville/Qualicum, PO Box 113, Qualicum Beach, BC  V9K 1S7

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation

Students in painting; drawing; printmaking; sculpture are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

elizabethgreenshieldsfoundation.org

James Dyson Award

The James Dyson Award is an international design award for a student or a student team in product design, industrial design or engineering. The criterion is to “design something that solves a problem.” You can win £30,000 for yourself or your team, plus £10,000 for your department. There are additionally two runners-up awards valued at £10,000. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

James Dyson Award

James Lee Foundation

Established in 2007 to honour the creative legacy and spirit of the late James Lee, the JLF Scholarship is open to emerging non-professional creative talent from across Canada looking to enter the advertising industry. The annual Scholarship is intended to recognize and help a promising, aspiring student to do their best work. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

jamesleefoundation.com

Performing Arts Bursary

The Performing Arts Bursary will be awarded to two individuals enrolled at a recognized post-secondary institution in a formal performance arts program, anywhere in the world.  Applicants must have graduated from a secondary school in Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore or Belcarra to apply.

pocofoundation.com

Skylights For Less Scholarship Contest - The Skylight Effect

This scholarship looks to reward a prospective student who plans to major in: Photography, Art, Graphics Design, Architecture, Interior Design or other majors (open to all majors). For more information please follow the link provided.

More information

The Matinee Voice-over Scholarship

Matinee Multilingual specializes in voice-over and subtitle production and in the translation of audio, video and multimedia content in over 80 languages. Understanding the financial difficulties students experience during their post-secondary education, a scholarship is being offered to international students for 2016.  Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

matinee.co.uk

French

A number of official-language programs, funded by the Government of Canada and administered by the BC Ministry of Education, are currently available to residents of BC. Please follow the links provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

  1. Explore (formerly Summer Language Bursary Program)
    myexplore.ca
    You can receive a $2,000 bursary that covers tuition fees for a five week course, instructional materials, meals, and accommodation.
  2. Official Language Study Bursary
    gov.bc.ca - Learn in French
    Available to residents of the province who take at least 55% of their courses in French while pursuing full-time studies at an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada.
  3. Odyssey
    myodyssey.ca
    This program offers full time employment for people with at least one year of post secondary education as monitors (assistants) in second language classrooms.
  4. BC/Quebec Six-Month Bilingual Exchange Program
    A reciprocal exchange program available for a limited number of Grade 10/11 French Immersion and Francophone Program students. Quebec students live with BC families for three months and attend BC schools. Later in the school year, BC students live with Quebec families for three months and attend Quebec schools. Apply through participating schools.

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Graduate Level

Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program (CCSEP)

Awards are offered to Canadian citizens pursuing a Masters or PhD level in subject areas related to China. Awards are available for studies and research, for a combination of studies and language studies, or for language studies only. Awards are also available to Canadian faculty members pursing research in subject areas related to China. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - United Kingdom

The Commonwealth Scholarship Plan offers two doctoral awards for applicants in any discipline. The first award provides 12-36 months of support toward a full-time doctoral program at an eligible UK university. The second, a split-site doctoral award, provides 12 months of support for research in the UK toward completion of a doctoral program at a Canadian university. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Commonwealth Scholarship Plan

Foreign Government Awards - Korea

The Government of Korea, through the National Institute for International Education Development, offers scholarships for study or research at the graduate level. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Foreign Government Awards Program Korea

Foreign Government Awards - Mexico

The Government of Mexico, through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, offers awards for study or research at the Master's, PhD, or Postdoctoral level. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Foreign Government Awards Program Mexico

International Scholarship Opportunities for Canadians

Explore international scholarship opportunities for Canadian Students to study and conduct research abroad. Scholarships made available by Global Affairs Canada. Please follow the link provided for more information.

More information

Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowships Programs

OAS offers scholarships for study or research at the Master's or PhD level that lead to a degree at a university or educational institution in an OAS Member State. Applicants are not eligible for a scholarship in the country of their citizenship or permanent residency. The studies must be carried out on a full-time basis and may be pursued by on-site, by distance education or a combination of both. The competition is open to students in all disciplines (natural sciences, engineering, humanities, social sciences and arts). Scholarships are not offered for studies in the medical sciences and the learning of new languages. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

OAS Fellowships Program Website

Unesco/L'Oreal For Women in Science International Fellowship

Women Scientists at the doctorate or post-doctorate level in Life Sciences can apply for a fellowship of $40,000 USD for two academic terms. Four Canadian women will be chosen to represent Canada and study at a host academic institution or laboratory abroad. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibilit

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Health & Nursing

A Place For Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship

Scholarships are available to students enrolled in an associate’s, bachelor’s, or graduate level program at an accredited school in the fields of gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, physical or occupational therapy, speech pathology or long-term care administration. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

aplaceformom.com

BC History of Nursing

RNABC is offering scholarship for those students interested in the study of history of nursing. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcnursinghistory.ca

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

CNF RBC Internationally Educated Nurses

Administered by the Canadian Nurses Foundation, the RBC Diversity in Nursing Fund provides scholarships to Internationally Educated Nurses (IENs). These scholarships will subsidize the cost of bridging programs, including language training, enabling IENs to prepare for the necessary examinations to apply for licensure/registration as a Registered Nurse in Canada. The award is up to $1,000 per semester for up to two semesters. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cnf-fiic.ca

Delta Hospital Auxiliary Society Student Bursary

Delta Hospital Auxiliary awards six bursaries of $1,500.00 each. Applicants must be involved in or entering the field of Health Care and be a current Delta resident for a period not less than two years. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

deltahospitalauxiliary.org

Health Officers Council of BC - Public Health Bursaries

Applications are invited from qualified students who are or who wish to engage in post-graduate study in a field of Public or Community Health Practice within any recognized discipline. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Health Officers Council Bursaries

Monica's Health Magazine Scholarship of Academic Excellence

Monica’s Health Magazine strongly believe that maintaining a healthy lifestyle, which includes eating right and staying active, is beneficial in building a strong mind and good character that will serve you and others well throughout your entire life. That is why they are proud to announce this scholarship, awarded to two qualified applicants each year. They are happy to help with the growth and education of these individuals that will result in healthier and more productive members of our society. Please follow the link below for more information.

Monica's Health Magazine

Registered Nurses Foundation of B.C. Bursaries

RNFB bursary information and application forms are available from KPU Student Awards and Financial Assistance Services Offices or from the College of Registered Nurses of B.C. (CRNBC). Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

rnfbc.ca

RN/RPN/LPN Return to Nursing Fund

The purpose of the fund is to encourage Canadian and internationally educated nurses who are living in BC but not practicing their profession, to re-enter the health care workforce.

Ministry of Health
Nursing Directorate
5-3, 1515 Blanshard Street
Victoria, BC V8W 3C8
1.800.465.4911

Royal Columbian Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Society

The Royal Columbian Hospital (RCH) Nurses Alumnae Society Scholarship will annually provide financial assistance for a Nursing Student registered in the second and third year of a Baccalaureate Program. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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Royal Inland Hospital Foundation Bursary

The Royal Inland Hospital Foundation provides four bursaries annually to graduates of secondary schools in the Thompson Nicola Regional District, who are planning a health-related career. Preference will be given to students planning to return to the Royal Inland Hospital area to practice in their field. Applications must be submitted by April 15 every year to the:

Royal Inland Hospital Foundation
311 Columbia Street
Kamloops, BC V2C 2T1

Senior Caregiver Scholarship

SeniorAdvice.com is offering a $1000 scholarship to an eligible student who has been a caregiver for an adult relative. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

senioradvice.com

Senior Volunteer Scholarship

SeniorAdvice.com is offering a $1000 scholarship to an eligible student who has served as a volunteer in a senior living community within the past year. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

senioradvice.com

Sunshine Coast Health Centre Scholarship

This award is a recurring $1,000 tuition scholarship opportunity for students who are enrolled in health fields such as counselling, psychology, medical/nursing, or relevant programs, and are interested in working in addictions and mental health. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Sunshine Coast Health Centre

The Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation Of Canada

Available to one student from each Province and Territory who is enrolled at a Community College in a full time program of study leading to certification assisting those who are intellectually and/or developmentally challenged. Programs may include: Collaborative Nursing; Integration Services; Counseling; Developmental Disabilities; Human Service Workers; Techniques in Special Education, etc. Inquiries and completed applications must be submitted to:

The Awards Committee
The Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation of Canada
4 Queen St South
Hamilton, ON L8P 3R3
Phone: 905.522.0033
Fax: 905.522.3716

srcf.ca

History

Burnaby Historical Society Scholarship

To qualify for this Scholarship, a student must be enrolled at an accredited University or College and provide proof that he or she is enrolled in a majors or honours program in Canadian History with good academic standing. Candidates must apply in writing outlining their course of studies, a copy of their transcript, and two letters or recommendation. Please contact the Committee for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Burnaby Historical Society Scholarship Committee
c/o Burnaby Village Museum
6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5G 3T6

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Okanagan Historical Society Essay Contest

This award is to encourage the research and writing of Okanagan history by post secondary students. To be eligible you must be currently enrolled in any post-secondary institution in British Columbia. The annual application deadline is March 15.

Jessie Ann Gamble
Box 516, Armstrong, BC V0E 1B0
Phone: 1.250.546.9416
Email: lgamble@junction.net

Horticulture

BCRPA - British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association

The objective of the BCRPA student scholarship program is to ensure future quality leadership through the provision of financial support to emerging leaders enrolled in recreation and parks related studies throughout BC to enhance their studies. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcrpa.bc.ca

(Tim) Armstrong Memorial Bursaries Agriculture & Journalism

In memory of J.R. (Tim) Armstrong's outstanding contribution to British Columbia journalism and the agricultural industry, a bursary is awarded each year. The Tim Armstrong Memorial Bursary is open to British Columbia students enrolled in the second year or higher of a full-time agriculture or journalism program. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

BC Farm Writer's Association Conference Travel Bursary

The STC Robert W. Sheard Scholarship

Sports Turf Canada is dedicated to the promotion of better, safer sports turf through innovation, education and professional programs. The STC Robert W. Sheard Scholarship program is funded through association membership fees. The award is intended to assist students with the cost of tuition, books and related expenses. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

sportsturfassociation.com

Information Technology

ASTTBC Bursaries

The Association for Technology Professionals in British Columbia offers numerous bursaries to students interested in technology or applied science. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Information

Journalism

Dennis McGann Bursary

This exciting bursary is designed for those studying or planning to study Communications who demonstrate a commitment to the issues and actions affecting working people. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

columbiainstitute.ca

(Tim) Armstrong Memorial Bursaries Agriculture & Journalism

In memory of J.R. (Tim) Armstrong's outstanding contribution to British Columbia journalism and the agricultural industry, a bursary is awarded each year. The Tim Armstrong Memorial Bursary is open to British Columbia students enrolled in the second year or higher of a full-time agriculture or journalism program. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

BC Farm Writer's Association Conference Travel Bursary

The Jack Webster Foundation

These awards are geared towards students who have shown a demonstrated interest in journalism or who are in a senior year in a journalism program. They may also be an eligible applicant if they hold a post secondary degree and are pursuing journalism studies. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

jackwebster.com

Keith Gilmore Foundation

An award provided to a student taking post-secondary education in the field of agriculture journalism. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

keithgilmorefoundation.com

Maxine Sevack Memorial Grant

This scholarship was established by the Sevack Family to honour the memory of their daughter, Maxine, a freelance journalist who died in a plane accident in Guatemala in 1986. Criteria: any Little Sister/Brother who has been a member of Big Sisters of BC Lowers Mainland for at least one year, has been matched with a Big Sister, 17 to 24 years of age, is enrolled in a training or education program (exclusive of high school) which is at least three months long, and has completed Grade 10. Demonstrated financial need is a requirement. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bigsisters.bc.ca

Ruth Hancock Scholarships

If you are a Canadian student enrolled in a recognized communications or marketing course in Canada and attending a school situated in a city with less than 300,000 population, you are eligible to apply for these scholarships. The annual application deadline is June 30.

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The World Nomads Podcast Documentary Scholarship

This scholarship aims to attract those students who have a passion for travel and a strong desire to learn and contribute to making a difference in the world. Scholarships are on the following areas of interest: Journalism, Travel Writing, Photography and Film Documentary. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

journals.worldnomads.com

Marketing

Ayze Ybrant Scholarship

Over the past few decades, the rising cost of college tuition has far outpaced the rate of inflation. Higher education is more expensive than ever before. Ayze Ybrant's commitment to support education is reflected in an annual Marketing Scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Ayze Ybrant Scholarship Information

AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship

The AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship is an award for students interested in Social Media Management. Being passionate about social media is an absolute must. Follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

agorapulse.com

BC Technology Scholarship Fund

The BC Technology Industry Association (BCTIA) invites students of public, post-secondary institutions who have a proven passion for technology to submit their application to the BC Technology Scholarship Fund. This industry-funded program provides non-repayable grants to students studying in a variety of traditional technical fields such as engineering or computer science and in non-traditional fields such as marketing, sales, product development and project management. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bctia.org

British Columbia Electrical Association

The BC Electrical Association is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to building community through education and advocacy. A large part of our association’s purpose is to provide financial aid to British Columbia’s students. Please follow the link provided for more information.

Scholarship & Bursary Program

Ellen Bell YMCA Memorial Scholarships

The YMCA of Greater Vancouver is pleased to present a scholarship to a female student registered in a College or University academic program and planning to pursue a career in Marketing or Communications. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

vanymca.org

iGotcha Digital Excellence Scholarship

iGotcha Media is a leading Canadian digital signage company. We provide a $1,000 yearly scholarship to support the next generation of digital innovators. Please follow the link provided.

More information

Louder.Online Content Marketing Scholarship

Louder.Online will award one student $2,000 to be used towards eligible tuition fees and other educational expenses, such as textbooks and fees. The winner will also be offered the opportunity to deepen their professional skills by working with the Louder.Online team to learn business and web marketing basics. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Content Marketing Scholarship

Retail As a Career Scholarship

Canadian Retail Institute (CRI) is offering scholarships to students entering a business or retail related program at a Canadian post-secondary institution. Applicants must have applied to, or be currently enrolled in a part-time or full-time retail or business-related, post-secondary program of study. Applicants must have retail experience on at least a part-time basis, either at the time of the scholarship application or during the student's summer or co-op break from full-time study. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

retaileducation.ca

Ruth Hancock Scholarships

If you are a Canadian student enrolled in a recognized communications or marketing course in Canada and attending a school situated in a city with less than 300,000 population, you are eligible to apply for these scholarships. The annual application deadline is June 30.

More information

Skylights For Less Scholarship Contest - The Skylight Effect

This scholarship looks to reward a prospective student who plans to major in: Photography, Art, Graphics Design, Architecture, Interior Design or other majors (open to all majors). For more information please follow the link provided.

More information

Vancouver Home Builders Scholarship

VHB has created this Internet Marketing Scholarship for Undergraduate or Postgraduate students with the passion of "Internet Marketing" to receive this award. They recognize the power of the written words online and offline and want to help the creative minds exhibit their abilities in this area. For dates, deadlines and eligibilithy please follow the link provided.

Vancouver Home Builders

Music

Canada Council for the Arts

A Professional Artist is defined as someone who has specialized training (not necessarily in academic institutions) in the field of dance, music, theatre, media arts (film, video, audio, new media), interdisciplinary work and performance art, visual arts and writing. 
The Canada Council for the Arts offers funding through their scholarship program. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

canadacouncil.ca

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Scholarship for Music Studies in Memory of Robert Dennis Orava

The Finland House Society (FHS) has launched its 2016 scholarship program for fulltime students with Finnish descent. Since its inception in 2010, the number of scholarships awarded annually has grown steadily thanks to the fundraising efforts of so many in the community. This year, FHS is pleased to announce a new award to support a student dreaming of a career in the music industry. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

scandinaviancentre.org

The Ukrainian Resource & Development Center at Grant MacEwan College

The Roman Soltykewych Music Scholarship is available annually to a novice writer for a work on a Ukrainian Canadian theme; an applicant who is planning to pursue further studies in the field of Ukrainian Choral or vocal music. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

macewan.ca

Theatre Society Legacy Fund

After fifteen years of supporting the performing arts, the Port Coquitlam Theatre Society has established the Theatre Society Legacy Fund - Performing Arts Grant and the Performing Arts Bursary, to educate, enrich and inspire all forms of performance arts in the region well into the future. For dates and eligibility please follow the link provided.

Theatre Society Legacy Fund

Vancouver Academy of Music

Scholarships and Financial Assistance for students attending Music Programs in a post-secondary Institution. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

vancouveracademyofmusic.com

Others

1800wheelchair.ca Scholarship Award

Established in 2009, the 1800wheelchair.ca scholarship awards two scholarships each year. Please follow the link provided for details, deadlines and eligibility.

1800wheelchair.ca

3M National Student Fellowship

The 3M National Student Fellowship honours up to ten full-time college and undergraduate university students at Canadian institutions who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in their lives and at their college or university. These students embrace a vision of quality education that enhances their academic experience and beyond. Please follow the link provided for details, deadlines and eligibility.

stlhe.ca

AcademicInvest.com

This website has a database of scholarships available within Canada. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

academicinvest.com

Annual College Student of Canada Scholarship

EjobApplications.com is an authority resource for job applications and career information for top companies in the United States and is offering the Annual College Student of Canada Scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

ejobapplications.com

Aspire-Canada

Aspire-Canada is a solution-oriented response platform for students trying to gain entry in the job market and need networking opportunities and mentorship. Each academic year, Aspire-Canada offers scholarships to outstanding students; all incoming students will be considered for the scholarship automatically based on a completed admissions application. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

aspire-canada.com

The Azazie Scholarship Program

This scholarship is available to students who are accepted or enrolled during the 2017-18 academic year. The contest will require the student to write an essay on the topic of "How would technology influence the fashion industry in the future?" Please find scholarship details below.

The Azazie Scholarship Program

Basilicata Cultural Society of Canada Bursary

This scholarship program is available to all University and College students living in Canada whose families are originally from the Basilicata region of Italy. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

basilicatacultural.ca

BC Hydro Scholarships Program

BC Hydro scholarships are awarded to select students who are leaders and role models in their schools and communities. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bchydro.com

BC Youth in Care Networks

The Dream Fund is a scholarship fund for young people in and from government care in BC. It is designed to fill the gaps left by the Youth Education Assistance Fund and other scholarships/bursaries targeting these young people. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

fbcyicn.ca

Canada's Luckiest Student (CLS)

Our dream is to make student life better, and it’s a recurring dream. CLS4 is the fourth installment of Canada’s Luckiest Student (obviously). Previous rounds have made some pretty spectacular dreams come true, and we can’t wait to do it again. We want to make one student’s life a whole lot better by giving away the biggest prize package in Canadian student history. It starts with $20,000 courtesy of CIBC (to help you with school), a year’s worth of free groceries (to help you with eating food), and covering all your school books for four years. And it only gets better from there. Throughout the year, we’ll keep adding new prizes until you just can’t take it anymore. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

studentlifenetwork.com

Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program (CCSEP)

Awards are offered to Canadian citizens pursuing studies/research at the Masters' or PhD level in subject areas related to China. Awards are available for studies and research, for a combination of studies and language studies, or for language studies only. Awards are also available to Canadian faculty members pursing research in subject areas related to China. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program

Canadian Printing Industries Scholarship Trust Fun

THE CANADIAN PRINTING INDUSTRIES SCHOLARSHIP TRUST FUND was initiated by the Canadian Printing Industries Association in 1971, through the efforts of a group of visionary printing industry executives. Since then, hundreds of thousands of dollars have been donated, as a result of the generosity of firms and individuals associated with the printing industries in Canada. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

printscholarships.ca

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Chinese Government Scholarships

The Chinese Government, in collaboration with the Ministries of Education and Advanced Education and Labour Market Development of the Province of British Columbia, is offering scholarships for eligible BC students to study abroad. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bced.gov.bc.ca

Coast Capital Savings Community Education Awards

Coast Capital Savings offers awards to BC residents attending an accredited Canadian university, college or technical school. There are two award types. The first is the Citizenship award to a student who is taking a leadership role in their community while successfully balancing their academic and personal life. The second is the Standing Tall Award for a student who is working hard to overcome significant personal challenges to achieve their dreams. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

coastcapitalsavings.com

Columbia Institute Awards

The Columbia Institute is committed to lifelong learning that benefits all segments of society. At Columbia, we recognize that the skyrocketing cost of education makes it difficult to return to the classroom for retraining and skills upgrading. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

columbiainstitute.ca

Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - United Kingdom

Two types of doctoral awards are offered for applicants in any discipline. The first, a doctoral award, is 12-36 months of support toward a full-time doctoral program at an eligible UK university. The second, a split-site doctoral award, is 12 months of support for research in the UK toward completion of a doctoral program at a Canadian university. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Commonwealth Scholarship Plan

Co-operative Housing Federation of BC Scholarships

Scholarships are available to current or prospective undergrad students who live in a BC housing co-op that is a member of the Cooperative Housing Federation of BC. To be eligible you must plan to be a full-time student, be making a positive contribution to you school, co-op, or community, and be able to demonstrate financial need. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

chf.bc.ca

Credit Union Foundation of British Columbia

Founded by and funded by credit union members, CUFBC awards are available for BC resident students with demonstrated need. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cufoundation.org

Crohn's and Colitis Canada Scholarship

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is proud to launch the fifth annual AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program. Supported by an educational grant from AbbVie, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada will extend ten (10) one-time scholarships of up to $5,000 to students living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis who are entering into or currently attending a post-secondary educational institution for the Fall semester of 2016. The AbbVie IBD Scholarship is a competitive bursary. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

ibdscholarship.ca

Dave's "Ride A Bike" Scholarship

Awarded to any college student who aspires to live a healthy, active life while in college. Dave found fitness through cycling while in college. And he wants to share it with you. He wants YOU to get on a bike! Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Dave's Bikes

Electro-Federation Canada

Each year, the EFC Scholarship Foundation provides Canadian post-secondary students with funding support for their education. There are over 30 scholarships available supported by organizations in the electrical and consumer electronics sector to assist bright Canadian university and college students to achieve their career goals. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

electrofed.com

Enhanced Insurance

Enhanced Insurance offers a scholarship to a student enrolled on a full time basis. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

enhancedinsurance.com/scholarships

Envision Financial Education Award

Over the last 17 years, Envision has provided close to $470,000 for students entering post-secondary education. Scholarships & bursaries help Envision members exceed in their education by offering financial support to post-secondary academic, vocational, or technological students. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

envisionfinancial.ca

Finland House Society (FHS) Scholarships

Finland House Society has launched its 2016 scholarship program for full time students of Finnish descent. Since the inception of FHS in 2010, the number of scholarships awarded annually has grown steadily due to the fundraising efforts of so many community members. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

scandinaviancentre.org

FitterFirst Scholarship

By now, you are probably used to hours spent motionless in front of your computer, cramming for a final exam or pulling an all-nighter finishing a paper. You have probably experienced some form of pain as a result of this sedentary activity: back pain, neck pain, headaches. Our company goal is to put a stop to the pain by creating a workspace built around movement. We want to hear from you: What is your vision of the future workplace? How would you fix the strain sedentary life is putting on our healthcare system, or adjust the education system to reduce sitting time? Your answer could get you a $1,000 scholarship to put towards your education. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

fitter1.com

Flight Network Scholarship

FlightNetwork.com will be giving away a $1000 scholarship to one (1) University student again! Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

flightnetwork.com

Foreign Government Awards - Mexico

The Government of Mexico, through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, offers awards for study or research at the Master's, PhD, or Postdoctoral level. Please follow the link for details, deadlines and eligibility.

Foreign Government Awards Program Mexico

Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

SeniorAdvisor.com is proud to announce its third annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is a general scholarship which will award three students with an award of $2000 each.  Must be enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university during the 2016-2017 academic year. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

senioradvisor.com

Goldia Scholarship

Goldia.com is offering one student a $500 paid scholarship towards their academic costs for the 2016 school year. If any alumni wins this scholarship, $500 will be given to the school the alumni graduated from. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

goldia.com

Interior-Deluxe Scholarship Program

Education is important, and Interior-Deluxe believes in giving our youth a chance. That's why they are offering a need-based scholarship of $1,500 that is open to all students. For eligibility, dates and deadlines please follow the link below.

Interior-Deluxe.com

James Pon Memorial Award

The goal of the Foundation to Commemorate the Chinese Railroad Workers in Canada (FCCRWC) is to promote the understanding and awareness of the contribution to Canada by the Chinese railroad workers who participated in the construction of the first transcontinental railway in Canada. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

mhso.ca

Janice Lee Blue Wave Bursary

The vision of the Janice Lee Blue Wave bursary program is to invest in the resilience, wisdom and potential of young people and to reduce some of barriers during the major transition from high school to higher education. BC residents under the age of 19 who have experienced a significant mental health or substance use problem and are accessing treatment and support are invited to apply for one of 2 bursaries worth $500 each. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

Information and Application

Irving K. Barber BC Scholarship Program

The Irving K. Barber Scholarship Program is open to students who, after completing two years at a BC public community college, university college or institute, must transfer to another public post-secondary institution in BC to complete their degree. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

bcscholarship.ca

Keith Gilmore Foundation

An award provided to a student taking post-secondary education in the field of agriculture, agriculture journalism and veterinary medicine. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

keithgilmorefoundation.com

Lotus Light Charity Society

Any student who is 17 years or older and will be beginning or continuing their studies at a recognized post-secondary educational institution on a full-time basis may be eligible to receive the $500 Lotus Light Charity Scholarship to assist in those studies. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

vllcs.org

McKiggan Hebert End Distracted Driving Scholarship

To support safe driving practices as well as higher education, McKiggan Hebert Lawyers will award a scholarship to a Canadian student who meets the criteria. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

apmlawyers.com

Monica's Health Magazine Scholarship of Academic Excellence

Monica’s Health Magazine strongly believe that maintaining a healthy lifestyle, which includes eating right and staying active, is beneficial in building a strong mind and good character that will serve you and others well throughout your entire life. That is why they are proud to announce this scholarship, awarded to two qualified applicants each year. They are happy to help with the growth and education of these individuals that will result in healthier and more productive members of our society. Please follow the link below for more information.

Monica's Health Magazine

NEWH Vancouver Regional Group Scholarship

A $2500 scholarship is being offered to a deserving student who has completed half of their degree in a Hospitality-related career (Interior Design/Architecture/Hospitality Management/Etc.), who shows financial need, and has a minimum 3.0 GPA. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

newh.org/chapters/vancouver-region/scholarship-news

Out On Bay Street

Out on Bay Street is committed to recognizing excellence in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer(LGBTQ) student communities across Cananda in order to help students excel in their career. Award recipients must be a qualified student in an accredited post-secondary program of study, exemplify leadership, especially within the LGBTQ communities and demonstrate personal and academic success. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

startproud.org

Overwaitea Food Group Joint Diversity Scholarships

The Overwaitea Food Group is offering ten scholarships valued at $1,000 each to individuals who have played a significant role in diversity initiatives in their school and/or community. To be eligible you must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident who shows involvement in diversity initiatives in their school or community. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

owfg.com

Pardeep Khare Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance for international graduate students of Indian origin who are studying at a Canadian Institution. The scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate exceptional community service, leadership, and academics. Details about the award and application process can be found at the link provided.

khare.ic-impacts.com

Reliance Foundry - Bollards in My Community Scholarship

The Bollards in My Community Scholarship supports future architects, planners and urban designers in their studies toward building better urban spaces. Reliance Foundry will award $4,000 in bursaries to support dedicated students and promote learning and innovation within a growing industry. We hope our contribution encourages ongoing development in creating safe neighbourhoods and comprehensive design for vibrant communities. The foundation would like to encourage a deeper understanding of Chinese Canadian History by offering three scholarships each year. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

mhso.ca

RBC Students Leading Change Scholarship

The RBC Students Leading Change Scholarship recognizes students who are balancing the pursuit of their post-secondary education with a commitment to civic engagement. Scholarship recipients will demonstrate both academic excellence and a passion to lead and inspire positive change in their community. There will be 6 undergraduate scholarships awarded for tuition plus a Me to We trip. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

More Information

Runnerclick Sports & Academic Scholarship Program

This scholarship is open to all full-time students, as well as to high school seniors that have been awarded acceptance letters for the 2017 academic year. All the details pertaining to The Runnerclick Sports & Academic Scholarship Program, including application requirements and application instructions, can be found at the link provided below.

Runnerclick.com

Scooterinside Online Scholarship Program

Scooterinside is offering an annual scholarship to all students of Kwantlen Polytechnic University. This scholarship is based on merit and requires an essay submission. Please follow the link provided for more information.

Scooterinside

SeniorsZen.com

SeniorsZen offers scholarships to students enrolled full time in a diploma, undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited Canadian college, university or trade school. To be eligible you must be a legal resident of Canada or hold a valid student visa. Scholarships are awarded based upon an essay on a topic related to senior living in Canada. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

seniorszen.com

Skylights For Less Scholarship Contest - The Skylight Effect

This scholarship looks to reward a prospective student who plans to major in: Photography, Art, Graphics Design, Architecture, Interior Design or other majors (open to all majors). For more information please follow the link provided.

More information

Storwell Foster Children Bursary

Storwell offers an annual bursary in support of foster children to help them attend post-secondary schools and to offer a hand up as they make their way forward in life. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

storwell.com

Start Proud, Student Leadership Scholarship

Start Proud, formerly known as Out On Bay Street, is committed to recognizing excellence in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer (LGBTQ+) student communities across Canada in order to help students excel in their career. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Start Proud Scholarship

StudentScholarships.org

StudentScholarships.org spends countless hours searching both online and offline sources to find new and exciting scholarships for students to apply for. Its database is considered the largest and most comprehensive source for finding scholarships online and is 100% free for students to use. Please follow the link provided for dates, details and eligibility.

studentscholarships.org

Techtyche Digital Media Scholarship

As a digital media company we understand the power of content and how it can help to make our lives better. The ability to express ourselves through written content has been completely revolutionized by the digital world. This scholarship is meant for all high school, trade school, college or university students who have interest in “Digital Media”. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Techtyche Scholarship

Terry Fox Humanitarian Award

The Terry Fox Humanitarian Award Program aims to honour the spirit of Terry Fox, one of Canada’s greatest heroes, by encouraging Canadian youth who strive to emulate Terry Fox’s courage and determination by providing their communities and those in need with humanitarian service. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

terryfox.org

The Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre at Grant MacEwan College

The Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre administers an awards program for new writers, media artists, folk artists and musicians. The application deadline is November 30, of each year. Award winners are announced in the following spring. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

macewan.ca

Vancouver Story Slam Scholarship

The Vancouver Story Slam scholarship is a $1000 private gift to one person who has ties to East Vancouver; who experiences multiple cultural, social or historical challenges/barriers; and who is pursuing post-secondary education in the field of writing. The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and support the practice of writing amongst marginalized people within the East Vancouver community. Preference will be given to people who identify as First Nations/Inuit/Métis and/or LGBTQ+. Please follow the link below for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Vancouver Story Slam Scholarship

Wealthsimple Future of Investing Scholarship

Wealthsimple, a technology-driven investment manager backed by industry icons like Professor Eric Kirzner, Roger Martin, and Joe Canavan, supports a mission to make smart investing easy for everyone. By creating the Future of Investing Scholarship, Wealthsimple is committed to helping students with a passion for investing pay for their school expenses. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

wealthsimple.com

Working Parent College Scholarship Program

Are you a parent trying to balance work while attending university or some other higher learning institution? Job-Applications.ca would like to announce its new plan to help users succeed in the workforce: a college scholarship awarded once per year designed to benefit working parent sin Canada who are pursuing post-secondary education. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

job-application.ca

Public Relations

AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship

The AgoraPulse Social Media Management Scholarship is an award for students interested in Social Media Management. Being passionate about social media is an absolute must. Follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

agorapulse.com

Canadian Public Relations Society Awards

The PRS/CNW Student Award of Exellence and the CPRS Vancouver Student Scholarship Award is for a student enrolled in a recognized, full-time PR program in a Canadian post-secondary institution. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cprsvancouver.com

Social Sciences

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Science & Technology

BC Technology Scholarship

The BC Technology Industry Association invites students of public, post-secondary institutions to submit their application to the BC Technology Scholarship Fund. The industry-funded program provides non-repayable grants to students who have a proven passion for technology and are studying in a variety of traditional technical fields such as engineering or computer science and in non-traditional fields such as marketing, sales, product development and project management. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bctia.org

CD Howe Memorial Foundation Engineering Scholarship

The CD Howe Memorial Foundation is offering up to two undergraduate scholarships to students (one male and one female) enrolled in an engineering program in a Canadian university. The candidates must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents who have completed the first year of an engineering program. A Dean or Department Head from each eligible institution may nominate candidates. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

juno.aucc.ca

Ronald A. Chisholm Undergraduate Scholarship

The Canadian Meat Science Association (CMSA) is pleased to be involved in awarding a total of four scholarships per year to promising graduate and undergraduate students studying or interested in studying Meat Science in Canada. Undergraduate students in any year of a recognized, full-time B.Sc. program in Agriculture and/or Food Science at a Canadian University are eligible to apply for the Ronald A. Chisholm Undergraduate Scholarship. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cmsa-ascv.ca

CN Diversity Scholarship Program

CN will offer grants to best-in class women, military veterans, and students of Aboriginal heritage who are studying in fields relevant to CN's core business. Fields that will be considered include engineering, law, aboriginal studies, human resources, accounting, finance, sales, marketing, and computer sciences. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

CN Diversity Scholarship Application

Paul and Helen Trussell, Science and Technology Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to support a promising student who is currently in their second year of post-secondary education, has matriculated from the Kootenay-Boundary region and is pursuing studies in natural or applied sciences leading to a career in applied and industrial research. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcic.ca

Novus Biologicals Scholarship

Novus Biologicals will award one declared science major with a scholarship every spring and fall semester. Applying for the scholarship is as simple as telling our scholarship team what the applicants favorite inventions in science are and how they plan to use their degree to advance scientific discovery. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

novusbio.com

Reliance Foundry - "Bollards in My Community"

The Reliance Foundry, one of North America's oldest cast metal suppliers, supports a scholarship program for students currently enrolled in post-secondary institutions, or planning to be enrolled. The "Bollards in My Community" scholarship program will take the form of a competition in which students are asked to submit multimedia presentations that describe the value that that bollards bring to a site within their community. This contest is only open to legal residents of the United States and Canada.  Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

reliance-foundry.com

Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women

Toptal supports aspiring female computer scientists, developers and software engineers to achieve their goals via financial support and mentorship by top professional developers and designers. The award is to be used towards educational and professional development goals, including anything from coding bootcamps to online programming courses, textbooks and more. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

toptal.com

Unesco/L'Oreal For Women in Science International Fellowship

Women Scientists at the doctorate or post-doctorate level in Life Sciences can apply for a fellowship of $40,000 USD for two academic terms. Four Canadian women will be chosen to represent Canada and study at a host academic institution or laboratory abroad. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

For Women in Science

Students with Disabilities

AMI Robert Pearson Memorial Scholarship

Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) collaborates with the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) to administer and engage students with disabilities from across the country. Two bursaries will be awarded to two deserving students with a permanent disability; one form the English community and one from the French.

Application and information.

AUCC Scholarship Program

This scholarship program is to encourage Canadian students with disabilities interested in obtaining a first university degree, to pursue university studies. Up to ten scholarships will be awarded this year. For further information please contact awards@aucc.ca.

BC Lung Association Bursary

The British Columbia Lung Association Bursary is offered to students who have had tuberculosis. Students should contact the:

British Columbia Lung Association
2675 Oak Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6H 2K2
Phone: 604.731.5864
Email: info@bc.lung.ca

Spinal Cord Injury BC

Spinal Cord Injury BC provides bursaries to individuals with spinal cord injury to support them to achieve a post secondary education. Bursaries vary in amounts up to $3,000. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

sci-bc.ca

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association

Applicants to this Scholarship Program must be either hard of hearing, deafened or oral deaf. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

chha.ca

Cerebral Palsy Association of British Columbia

The Cerebral Palsy Association of BC proudly offers bursaries to any eligible student with Cerebral Palsy currently enrolled in an institution of higher learning and planning to continue their studies the following term. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bccerebralpalsy.com

Kit Davison Bursary

Students who have a neuromuscular disorder, and are registered with the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Canada, are eligible to apply for this bursary. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

muscle.ca

The Epilepsy Canada Scholarship Awards

Each year scholarships are awarded to British Columbians living with epilepsy who are entering or are in a post-secondary program. To be eligible, you must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant, under a physicians' care for epilepsy, and a current member of the BC Epilepsy Society. The scholarships are awarded on the basis of educational commitment, volunteer work, and other achievements or interests. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bcepilepsy.com

The Lorne Fraser Educational Scholarships and Bursaries

The Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division's Lorne Fraser Scholarship for Mental Health Promotion is designed to encourage and enable people with mental illnesses to pursue university and college education. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cmha.bc.ca

Honey Hooser Scholarship

A scholarship is awarded each year to a post secondary arts student, or a student interested in arts and crafts graduating from a senior secondary school in Surrey, or to a disabled person with an interest in arts and crafts. Surrey senior secondary schools, KPU, and Surrey public libraries - all interested persons are invited to make application in writing to Honey Hooser Scholarship, c/o City Clerk, Legislative Services Division, 13450 – 104 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3T 1V8 or by email at clerks@surrey.ca. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

surrey.ca

Mattinson Endowment Fund Scholarship For Disabled Students

AUCC offers scholarships annually towards full-time studies of a first undergraduate degree. Candidates must be diagnosed with a documented permanent disability. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS)

With the support of the Canada Student Loans Program and the Office for Disability Issues, NEADS has developed a site containing over 300 scholarships, awards and bursaries specifically for post-secondary students with disabilities. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

disabilityawards.ca

The Holly Bartlett Bursary and NEADS

Offered to encourage full access to post-secondary education for persons who often have greater barriers to participation in higher education and extra costs because of their disabilities. Students must be registered in a post-secondary institution and provide documented proof of registration. The award will be offered to outstanding applicants who meet the criteria of the program. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

neads.ca

CNIB Scholarships

The Rixon Rafter Scholarship Fund will make available scholarship awards to legally blind Canadians pursuing post-secondary studies with strong career aspirations. Application forms are available from C.N.I.B. Career Counselling Services or the W. Ross Macdonald School. For more information please call 519.759.0730 or follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cnib.ca

The Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre at Grant MacEwan College
The International Initiatives in Deaf Studies Award

This award is being offered to enable a post-secondary student (full or part-time) to pursue his/her interest in deaf studies and/or hearing impairment as it relates to an international context. For more details, please email: chumera@macewan.ca.

Trades

Aboriginal Clean Energy Scholarship

BluEarth awards Aboriginal Clean Energy Scholarships (ACES) of up to $3,000 annually to Aboriginal students pursuing post-secondary education, including trade certification, diploma, degree programs, etc. Successful candidates will have an opportunity for an internship at the conclusion of their academic year and an opportunity to be partnered with a BluEarth team member who will act as a learning partner throughout their academic year. This learning partnership is for two-way communication to inspire, challenge and motivate students as well as BluEarth employees. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

bluearthrenewables.com

Airgas-Jerry Baker Scholarship and Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship

This award is for students who are pursuing a minimum four-year degree in welding. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Information

British Columbia Electrical Association

The BC Electrical Association is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to building community through education and advocacy. A large part of our association’s purpose is to provide financial aid to British Columbia’s students. Please follow the link provided for more information.

Scholarship & Bursary Information

Kauko Salokannel Memorial Scholarship

Finland House Society (FHS) has launched its 2016 scholarship program for fulltime students of Finnish descent. Since its inception in 2010, the number of scholarships awarded annually has grown steadily thanks to the fundraising efforts of so many in the community. This year, FHS is pleased to announce a new award to support a student studying any of the trades, such as millwright, plumbing or electrical, just to name a few. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

scandinaviancentre.org

David Laine Intern & Scholarship Program

North American Die Casting Association is pleased to be able to award students through the David Laine Intern & Scholarship Program. The program provides scholarships to college students that have interned with die casting companies or companies that are suppliers to the die casting industry. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

diecasting.org

Praxair International Scholarship

Awarded to a full-time student pursuing a minimum four-year bachelors degree in welding engineering or welding engineering technology; however, priority will be given to welding engineering students. Applicant must be Canadian or US citizen planning to attend a Canadian or US institution, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and must demonstrate leadership abilities through volunteerism or community involvement, etc. Financial need is not required, however, it will be a consideration in prioritizing top candidates. For more information, call the AWS Foundation office at 1.800.443.9353 Ext 250.

Resistance Welder Manufacturers' Association Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2005 by the Resistance Welder Manufacturers' Association (RWMA) to perpetuate its legacy of support for welding education. The award is intended for a junior level student in a four year program for Welding Engineering or Welding Engineering Technology. For more information, call the AWS Foundation office at 1.800.443.9353 Ext 250.

Robert L. Peaslee-Detroit Brazing and Soldering Division Scholarship

Awarded to a college junior or senior pursuing a minimum four year bachelors degree, or a graduate student, in welding engineering or welding engineering technology with an emphasis on brazing and soldering applications. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

aws.org

Women

Canadian Federation of University Women - South Delta Bursaries

The Canadian Federation of Univeristy Women South Delta is offing bursaries to female residents or high school graduates of South Delta (Ladner/Tsawwassen) who are over 20 years of age, have completed Grade 12 and are registered at an accredited post-secondary institution. For dates, deadlines and eligibility please contact Jan Kerklaan.  PDF icon Application Form

Jan Kerklaan
Phone: 604.943.6086
Email: jankerklaan@hotmail.com

Canadian Federation of University Women - Comox Valley

Two bursaries are available for female students who have graduated from secondary school or equivalent in the Comox Valley or Campbell River on Vancouver Island. Candidates must be full-time students entering the second or subsequent years of a first degree program.

Email: cfuwcvbursary@gmail.com
Website: sites.google.com/site/cfuwcv (click on Bursaries)

Canadian Federation of University Women - Parksville/Qualicum

CFUW - Parksville Qualicum is offering the following scholarships and bursaries:

  1. 3 CFUW Parksville/Qualicum Memorial Awards - $2,000 each
  2. 1 James Craig Reid Memorial Scholarship - $3,000
  3. 1 Postgraduate Scholarship - $2,000
  4. 2 Return-to-School Bursaries - $2,000 each

Deadline for applications June 1, 2017. For information and application forms:

  1. Visit cfuwpq.ca/scholarship
  2. E-mail:  scholarship@cfuwpq.ca
  3. Mail to Secretary, Scholarship & Bursary Trust, CFUW Parksville/Qualicum, PO Box 113, Qualicum Beach, BC  V9K 1S7

Canadian National Scholarships for Women in Trades

Canadian National Scholarships for Women offers an annual scholarship of $600 to women who are in programs such as: carpentry, welding, mechanics, engineering technology, electronic technology, etc.  Please follow the link provided for details, dates and eligibility.

cn.ca

CFUW National Fellowships and Awards

The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an affirmative action program as provided for in the Constitution of Canada. Eligibility for these fellowships and awards is restricted to women. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards competition for the academic year 2016-2017 is now open. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

cfuw.org

Ellen Bell YMCA Memorial Scholarships

The YMCA of Greater Vancouver is pleased to present a scholarship to a female student registered in a College or University academic program planning to pursue a career in Marketing and Advertising. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

vanymca.org

LNBF - EARTH AWARD

The LNFB earth award is a grant to recognize an outstanding individual who has made a significant contribution to the community through a green or community-based initiative (such as fabricating an eco fashion line, running a sustainable homeless shelter or working on a reforestation project. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

lnbf.ca

Minerva Foundation for BC Women Awards

The Minerva Foundation for BC Women has established an Education Awards Program to help BC women advance themselves by continuing their education. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

theminervafoundation.com

Maxine Sevack Memorial Grant

A scholarship fund has been established by the Sevack Family to honour the memory of their daughter, Maxine, a freelance journalist who died in a plane accident in Guatemala in 1986. As Maxine was an enthusiastic and dedicated Big Sister, scholarships are available to Little Sisters enrolled in post-secondary education who were matched with their Big Sister or Study Buddy by Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Maxine Sevack Memorial Grant Information

P.E.O. Continuing Education Fund for Chapter AX (BC)

P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization celebrating the advancement of women, educating women through scholarships, grants, awards and loans, and motivating women to achieve their highest aspirations. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

peointernational.org

Ridge Meadows Soroptimist Club - Women's Opportunity Award

Ridge Meadow Soroptimist Club is honoured to present this award to a woman living in the Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows area who is working to better her life through improving her education, skills and employment opportunities. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

soroptimist.org

Soroptimist International of the Langley's Women's Opportunity Awards

Soroptimist International of the Langley is pleased to offer this award to women who the primary bread winners and trying to make a difference in their lives by upgrading their skills. The first place recipient will receive a $2,000 award and the second place recipient will receive a $1,000 award. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

soroptimist.org

Soroptimist International Surrey/Delta Women's Opportunity Awards

Soroptimist International of the Americas has been helping women to reclaim their dreams through the Women's Opportunity Awards Program, and Soroptimist International of Surrey/Delta is trying to achieve the same goals in its community. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

soroptimist.org

Soroptimist International of White Rock Women's Opportunity Awards

The Women's Opportunity Awards are cash awards given to women who are seeking to improve their economic status by gaining additional skills, training, or education. These awards are not scholarships, but rather cash awards to offset any costs associated with their efforts to obtain higher education, including tuition, books, supplies, childcare, housing, or transportation costs. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

soroptimist.org

Surrey White Rock University Women's Club Bursary Foundation

The Surrey White Rock Bursary Foundation offers bursaries for women who are entering the third year or higher of a degree program at a recognized institution, who have graduated from a Surrey/White Rock secondary school (School District No.36) or have lived in the Surrey/White Rock Area for the preceding 5 years. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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The Rose Nolan Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Ted Nolan Foundation annually invites Aboriginal women attending post-secondary institutions to apply for the Rose Nolan Memorial Scholarship. Named after his mother Rose, Ted established the award to help First Nations Women achieve their educational and training goals, while maintaining strong community involvement. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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Tri-Cities "Give Her Wings Awards"

The Tri-Cities Soroptimist Give Her Wings Award aids women who have faced economic and personal hardships, and are seeking to gain additional skills, training and education. The program helps women to enter or return to the work force, or to improve their employment status. Please follow the link for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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Tri-Cities Soroptimist "Live Your Dream Awards"

The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards (formerly the Women’s Opportunity Awards) assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women

Toptal supports aspiring female computer scientists, developers and software engineers to achieve their goals via financial support and mentorship by top professional developers and designers. The award is to be used towards educational and professional development goals, including anything from coding bootcamps to online programming courses, textbooks and more. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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Tri-Cities Soroptimist Other Awards

The Tri-Cities Soroptimist Organization supports additional awards for young women who contribute to their communities, making their surroundings a better place to live, work and play. Please follow the link for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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Unesco/L'Oreal For Women in Science International Fellowship

Women Scientists at the doctorate or post-doctorate level in Life Sciences can apply for a fellowship of $40,000 USD for two academic terms. Four Canadian women will be chosen to represent Canada and study at a host academic institution or laboratory abroad. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

For Women in Science

Sleep Cupid Women in Tech Scholarship

Sleep Cupid's annual scholarship is aimed at helping grow the number or women working in technology. With education costs always increasing they feel it is more important than ever to help women achieve their dreams. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

Sleep Cupid Scholarship

Women in Technology Scholarship Program

The StudySoup company likes to foster innovaiton in the field of technology and helping underrepresented students break down barriers. Therefore they are offering a scholarship to an outstanding female student who is planning a career in the field of comurte science and/or computer programming. For details on dates, deadlines and eligibility please follow the link provided.

StudySoup Women in Technology

Women's Opportunity Award

The Women's Opportunity Awards program is a major service project for Soroptimist. The award helps improve the lives of women by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects. Please follow the link provided for dates, deadlines and eligibility.

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