Category Archives: Scholarships

Schulich Leader Scholarships: $80 000+

Launched in 2012, this $100 million program funds 50 undergraduate scholarships each year, across top Canadian universities.

Our most promising students can pursue their dreams and become the next global pioneers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. They are innovators. They are Schulich Leaders.

Find out how you might be the RSS nominee for one of 50 scholarships awarded each year to STEM students.  There are…

25 scholarships at $100,000 for engineering
25 scholarships at $80,000 for science, technology or mathematics

Find out more at this website: Schulich Leader Scholarships

Please see Mr. Gale for application information.

RSS Application Deadline: December 1st, 2017

Scholarship Deadline: February 22, 2018

Join SHAD

Applications for #SHAD2018 are now available until November 20. See why Canada’s 28th Governor General David Johnston says “Canada needs more SHAD” and help us spread the word.

SHAD is an enrichment program that allows high potential high school students (grades 10 – 12) the opportunity to spend the month of July living in one of 16 host university campuses across Canada, while engaging in experiential learning in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM). Students gain insights into areas of study they haven’t encountered before, are inspired by living in a community of like-minded peers, and leave with their self-confidence and aspirations for their future enhanced forever.

Click here for more information: SHAD Info-2018

BCIT Entrance Awards

Entrance Awards Booklet (.pdf)

2017 – 2018 BCIT ENTRANCE AWARDS

We are pleased to announce that the following Entrance Awards are available to students who are planning to attend BCIT commencingApril 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018.

 Up to 25 BCIT President’s Entrance Awards, available only to current High School students

  • Valued up to $4,000 each.
  • Deadline:August 5, 2017

Over 90 additional BCIT Entrance Awards

  • Valued up to $5,000 each.
  • Deadlines:August 5, 2017 and January 6, 2018

We have attached a copy of our Entrance Awards Booklet for your reference, as well as a poster to be placed where grade 12 students will see it.  Copies of this booklet and the application forms can also be downloaded directly from our web site at bcit.ca/finaid.

Help your students pay for their education by encouraging them to apply! 

For more information, please feel free to contact BCIT Student Financial Aid & Awards.

BCIT Student Financial Aid and Awards

Building SW1, Room 2132

3700 Willingdon Avenue

Burnaby, BC

V5G 3H2

(604) 432 – 8555

sawards@bcit.ca

BC Tech Scholarship: May 10th Deadline

This is a reminder that applications close in 2 weeks for the 2017 BC Tech Scholarship!

Established in 2005, the industry-funded BC Technology Scholarship Program is proud to provide grants to students who have a proven passion for technology, a desire to leave a mark in the tech sector, and are pursuing a post-secondary education in a BC-based technology-related discipline.

There are up to 6 x $1,000 grants available to Grade 12 Graduates entering post-secondary in September 2017. As for the Equality Scholarship, there is 1 x $1,000 available to University/College students or Grade 12 graduates who belong to one (or more) of the following groups:

  • Women
  • First Nations
  • Persons with disabilities
  • New immigrants
  • LGBTQ

To view the full criteria, and to apply, visit www.wearebctech.com/scholarship.

Deadline to Apply: May 10, 2017

Please share this information with any Grade 12 students interested in careers in technology, and encourage them to apply.

If you have any questions about the scholarship or the application process, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Warm regards,

Andrea Mok
Talent Specialist, BC Tech Association
D: 778.388.1763
E: talent@wearebctech.com