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Scholarships/Bursaries/Awards

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Financial Help for Post Secondary

Many graduates at Prince George Secondary School excel in Academics, Leadership & Community Service. 

We aim to provide as much assistance possible to ensure that these future leaders get access to scholarships, bursaries, grants & awards. These opportunities help and assist our polar students with their future pursuits.

Mrs. LaMarre in the counselling office can provide assistance with access to scholarships, bursaries, grants & awards.  She helps many students with applications these kinds of opportunities.

Mrs. LaMarre      250-562-6441 ext: 108               mlamarre@sd57.bc.ca


KEEP WATCH ON THIS PAGE FOR BURSARIES, SCHOLARSHIPS AND OTHER AWARDS THAT YOU CAN APPLY FOR DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR! 

SD57 Award Application Info

School District 57 Awards!!

Hello Grads of 2022!

SD57 District Awards Application is now closed.
The deadline for completing your application was February 23, 2022 at 11:59pm.


There is also an instructional video included for you. 
This is a new application system and a new process for all of us, so it is very important that you schedule your time to prepare your responses, gather documents, request reference letters, etc. prior to the application deadline.


Application deadline: February 23, 2022
Applications must be submitted between: January 12, 2022 to February 23, 2022.

SD57 2022 Awards Information
**(Read this document carefully and follow instructions carefully!)

SD57 Awards General Questions Form 
**(Use this document to plan out answers ahead of time!)



You can also access this info from our

In preparation for applying for School District Awards, you will need to have a minimum of two reference letters. Some awards also require specific letters of support, or documentation of membership/participation. 

Below is a Request for a Letter of Reference form for you. This is a helpful resource for the people who are writing reference letters for you. Please complete it and provide it to your reference when you ask if they are willing to provide a reference letter for you. The information in this form will assist references with writing a comprehensive letter.

Please contact Mrs. Mary LaMarre if you have any questions.

mlamarre@sd57.bc.ca 

Request for a Letter of Reference (1).pdf

2021.22 Declaration of Income (updated).pdf

**Save your info from your applications for the PGSS awards applications which will be submitted to Mrs. LaMarre on:  TO BE ANNOUNCED.

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Don't forget to check out the following sites to find scholarships, bursaries and awards:

https://www.scholarshipscanada.com/

https://scholartree.ca/

https://studentawards.com/

https://educationplannerbc.ca/plan/finance/scholarship

PGSS Awards

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STAY TUNED FOR INFO ON HOW TO APPLY FOR PGSS POLAR AWARDS!

Indigenous Grads

Hadih!
Check out the brochure below with information about scholarships for Indigenous Students as well as links to post-secondary Institutions.  Please share with Grade 12 Indigenous learners.

Here are two more pieces of information: 
1. A link to a portal for post-secondary information for all Indigenous youth.

2. A survey for all Indigenous students graduating 2021.

A scholarship that is exclusive to Aboriginal students from BC who are interested in studying Carpentry at the post-secondary level.

Ken Michel Memorial Scholarship for Carpentry | ScholarTree

In loving memory of a man whose skill in the carpentry trade and the love of his people helped build the foundations of honour, pride, and strength in his community. This scholarship acknowledges both strong work ethic and the desire to work towards the betterment of the community as a whole.

https://scholartree.ca/scholarship/ken-michel-memorial-scholarship-for-carpentry/N5x2bzxPhy
scholartree.ca

University of Northern BC

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The link to apply to UNBC is: www.unbc.ca/apply


Good evening from the UNBC Future Students Team,

 Changes to Entrance Awards Deadlines

The Awards and Financial team have moved awards application deadlines back:

The Early Entrance Awards application deadline is now January 15 and the General Entrance Awards deadline is now April 1.


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Students can sort their scholarship list (https://scholartree.ca/scholarships) by the deadline by using the sort by option at the top of the page.

Have a great day,


Brit Garon
Co-Founder, CEO
ScholarTree
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w:scholartree.ca  e: brit.garon@scholartree.ca

ScholarTree Inc.
305 - 277 Gatwick Drive, Oakville, Ontario


BC Engineers & Geoscientists

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Engineers and Geoscientists BC has several scholarships available for students entering post-secondary engineering and earth science programs. Please forward the email below along to any Career Counsellors or other educators who may know high school students entering one of these programs in BC.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ENGINEERING AND EARTH SCIENCE STUDENTS

Do you know a student entering an engineering or earth sciences program in fall 2022? Engineers and Geoscientists BC's Foundation offers scholarships for graduating high school students entering engineering or earth sciences undergraduate programs at the University of British Columbia, University of Victoria, Simon Fraser University, British Columbia Institute of Technology, the University of Northern British Columbia, or engineering transfer programs in BC.

 

ELIGIBILITY:

Applicants must be graduating from a BC secondary school in 2022 and entering one of the following programs:

  • Engineering degree (B.Eng., B.A.Sc., or similar) at UBC, UVic, SFU, BCIT or UNBC
  • Geoscience/Earth sciences degree (B.Sc. in earth sciences, physical geography, environmental geoscience, etc.) at a UBC, UVic, SFU, BCIT or UNBC
  • Engineering transfer (diploma, certificate, or similar) at a BC university or college

 

Six entrance scholarships, valued at $2,500 each, and one transfer scholarship, valued at $2,500, are available.

 

APPLY NOW:Visit our website at egbc.ca/scholarships to apply.

 

If you have questions about our scholarships, please email students@egbc.ca for support.

 

Thanks for your time,

Chelsea

Chelsea Ram (she/her) | Program Coordinator, Career Awareness

 

Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia

200 - 4010 Regent Street, Burnaby, BC, V5C 6N2

Tel: 604.412.4892 | Toll-Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext. 4892 | Web: egbc.ca



Storwell Bursaries

Storwell offers an annual bursary 

Check out our external bursary program!
Have a pleasant day!

Beedie Luminaries

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2022 Applications are now open!
We are excited to begin accepting 2022 Applications for the Beedie Luminaries Scholarship Program.
 
We are encouraging Grade 12 students in B.C. who are facing financial barriers to apply for one of 100+ scholarships available in 2022. Recipients will each receive up to $40,000 towards their post-secondary studies at any public university, college or trade school in B.C.
 
This year, in light of the labour shortage within the skilled trades sector, we would like to particularly encourage students considering a career in the trades to apply. 
Do you know of a student or students who would qualify? Please let them know about Beedie Luminaries and encourage them to APPLY!
Please note, the application period for Beedie Luminaries’ SPARK scholarship program for single parents will open in March 2022. 

Loran Scholarships

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Loran Scholars Foundation - Fondation Boursiers Loran



Becoming A Scholar - Loran Scholars Foundation - Apply Now

The selection of a Loran Scholar is unique in its attention to a young person's character. We believe that integrity, courage, grit and personal autonomy are better indicators of overall potential than standard academic measures.

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Student Scholarship .org

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Deadline: June 8, 2022

$5,000 (26 Awards)
Deadline: June 27, 2022
$1,000 (2 Awards)
Deadline: June 30, 2022
Deadline: July 1, 2022

$10,000 (10 Awards)
Deadline: June 8, 2022



Deadline: June 30, 2022
Deadline: July 1, 2022



Regards, 

Ryan Glendinning

Scholarship Program Admin.
https://studentscholarships.org

This e-mail is intended for the above named recipient(s). Feel free to forward this email to any student, parent, or other interested individuals, if you believe the information will benefit them.

1873 Spall Road, Suite 45
Kelowna BC V4T1V6
CANADA




Electronic Recycling Association

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My name is Donna, from the Electronic Recycling Association (ERA).  We are a non-profit organization that focuses on reducing the negative impact e-waste has on the environment through the refurbishment and reuse of IT-related devices.
The reason I am contacting you today is because we are offering a $1 Million and a $100K Dollars ERA Scholarship that runs from January 1st, 2022 to September 1st, 2022. 
For more information about the competition please click on the link below. 

https://www.electronicrecyclingassociation.ca/2022-era-scholarship-for-1-million-100k-dollars/If you have any questions about the ERA 2022 Scholarship Competition, please feel free to contact me by replying here or by phone number in my signature.Thank you for your time!

Donna Gojan

Account Representative

Electronic Recycling Association | www.era.ca

ISO 14001, 45001 & 9001 Certified 

Toll-Free 877-9-EWASTE (392783)  ext. 1033 


Prince George Secondary School

2901 Griffiths Avenue, Prince George, BC, V2M 2S7 Phone: (250) 562-6441 |Fax: (250) 564-4085 | We respectfully acknowledge that School District No. 57 resides on the unceded ancestral lands of the Lheidli T'enneh First Nations, McLeod Lake Indian Band and the Simpcw First Nation. It is our honour to walk alongside our indigenous communities in educating our students.