2016/2017 Scholarship Opportunities - More info posted on the "Scholarships" bulletin board in the counselling department. Scholarship info is updated regularly here:
April Scholarship Opportunities
CANADIAN SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
(e.g. Colleges, Universities, Trade Schools, Businesses, Unions, Associations, Foundations, etc.)
Anti Bullying National Scholarship – Info Pending
BC hockey Scholarships – 2016 Awards Listing
BC Amateur Hockey Association – No open yet!
BC Hydro Aboriginal Scholarships
Randy Brant Memorial Scholarship
BC School Sport Commission Scholarships Category: Rugby
BC Technology Industry Association (BCTIA) Technology Scholarship – Info Coming Soon
Canadian Iranian Foundation Scholarship
CDN Wildlife Foundation
The Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund – OEMSF Youth Conservation Award
CGA Certified General Accountants Association of BC
Colonel Douglas H. Gunter History Award
Concordia University Entrance Scholarship
The President’s Leadership Scholarship
Corpus Christi College Automatic Entrance Awards
Corpus Christi College Scholarships
CST Consultants Inc. Karthuha Guruparan and Bill Winsor Scholarship
Douglas College Entrance Awards
Douglas Collage – Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited Entrance Awards
Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Centre for Holocaust Studies – University Entrance Scholarships
Girl Guides of Canada National Scholarship Program
Grace Family Network Scholarship
Hebden Chemistry Bursary
Killeen Award VSB international Student
the Kindness Foundation of Canada – Nadine Marshall Scholarship
Kwantlen University Entrance Awards
Maple Leaf Youth Awards Canada Club of Vancouver
McMasters – Faculty of Engineering Scholarships
McDonald’s Employee Scholarship
New Relations TRUST (NRT) First Nations Student Bursary for Certificate, Diploma and / or Trades Programs
Phi Delta Kappa International Prospective Educators Scholarships
Public Guardian & Trustee Educational Assistance Fund Bursary
Renfrew Park Community Association Scholarship
School Plant Officials Association of BC
Scouts Canada Foundation Scholarship
Tom & Phyllis Veazey Scholarship
West End & Coal Harbour Community Centres Scholarship
Yaletown Lions Club Scholarship
Community Mental Wellness Association of Canada: WE ARE AWARDING 4 X $500 SCHOLARSHIPS THIS YEAR
Community Mental Wellness Association of Canada is proud to announce the launch of four (4) $500 scholarships to Grade 12 students going into fulltime studies in the Health Sciences field in Post Secondary, Trade school or Business colleges.
The following criteria are to be considered when completing the application:
· Students must be graduating from Grade 12.
· A copy of the latest report card is required.
· The student must have a strong interest and be going into the Health Sciences field such as Medicine, Nursing, Social Work, Mental Health, Counselling in the Mental Health arena
· Include a resume of school/community participation in Health related activities and volunteering.
· Provide a letter from their school counsellor that reflects how the applicant models socially responsible behaviour.
· Consideration will be given to students who may suffer from financial hardship.
· The winners will be required to come to a presentation of the scholarship at a fundraising event.
The application form (attached) will be available online on our website: www.cmwac.ca or can be submitted by mail or fax.
Details on the application include:
· The essay should contain 500-700 words. Entries may be typed.
· The topic will be “What Do You Know About Mental Illness?”
· A paragraph about their hobbies, social activities and volunteer opportunities.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS APRIL 20, 2017.
Please call if you have any questions on our Scholarship opportunity.
2017 PHILLIP PAULSON SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
For the 16th consecutive year the Vancouver School Board’s Professional and Administrative Staff Association is pleased to provide deserving graduating students with the opportunity to apply for the $1,000 Phillip Paulson Scholarship.
Please ensure your grade 12 students are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. We request you submit applications on or before Friday, April 28th, 2017 directly to VSB Maintenance & Construction via internal school mail.
Please remind applicants to attach to application:
1. Current Resume
2. Three (3) letters of reference (One of these must be from the principal, vice-principal, counselor or teacher of the secondary school you attend).
3. Photocopies of final Grade 11 and most recent Grade 12 report cards
District Scholarships 2017
Graduating students who demonstrate superior achievement in any of the following areas may apply for these scholarships:
· Applied Skills (Business, Info. Tech, Home Ec., Tech. Educ.)
· Fine Arts (drama, music, visual arts, dance)
· Physical Activity (PE, Sparts)
· International Languages (including AP and IB)
· Community Service (volunteer activity in the community)
· Technical Trades Training (carpentry, automotive, mechanics, cook training)
· Indigenous Languages and Culture (new category)
Students must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents at the time of application and be BC residents.
APPLICATIONS may be picked up in Room 138 from Mrs. Siracusa starting April 3, 2017 (one application per area a student is applying for)
Deadline for receipt of applications is May 8, 2017 by 3:15pm and must be personally submitted to Mrs. Siracusa—no letterbox drop-offs.