Janis Elaine Waller Endowed Memorial Fashion Design Scholarship
Janis Elaine Waller, mother of three young children and lifelong partner to her husband was a very vivacious and outgoing person who was always willing to help. Her care for others was demonstrated in her work as a high school Home Economics teacher. Janis’ goal was to encourage and help promising students pursue higher education and ultimately a career in the fashion industry.
In Janis’ memory, her family and the Burnaby School District Home Economics Department is pleased to offer an award to a Burnaby high school graduate. The student will have achieved a minimum grade of A- in Home Economics related courses (based on school documentation). The recipient will be announced at the school commencement ceremony. Funds will be applied as a tuition credit once the student has registered in one of the following programs at KPU in the Fall:
Bachelor of Design, Fashion & Technology Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology Diploma in Fashion Marketing
NOTE: first preference given to a Cariboo Hill Secondary School student, second to a student from one of the Burnaby Secondary Schools and third, to graduates of School District 41.
One award valued at $1255
- students must apply through the KPU Entrance awards online application and submit the required documentation, in order to be considered for this award. Click HERE for the online application site.
- selected each Spring with KPU Entrance awards; acknowledged at the annual School of Design awards event
Deadline to apply is March 29th, 2018.