Schulich and Cmolick Reminder

 

The Schulich and Cmolick applications are due to me on Friday Jan. 10, 2020 !!

 

 

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BC Excellence Scholarship

There are 55 BC Excellence Scholarships available to recognize well-rounded B.C. graduates. Winners demonstrate service and leadership, both at school and in their communities. Winners also show aptitude and commitment to their chosen career paths

Criteria:

    • graduating in 2020
    • Have at least 
      • B” (73% or above) in your Language Arts 11 final mark 
      • “B” average in final course marks that fulfill graduation requirements of Science 11 or 12, Math 11 and Social Studies 11 or 12, with no more than one “C+” (67% or above) final course mark, (marks lower than “C+” are not accepted)
    • Maintain a “B” average or better in Grades 11 and 12 final course marks required for graduation

    Note: You can’t win both a Pathway to Teacher Education Scholarship and a BC Excellence Scholarship.

Amount:  $5 000

 

Deadline: February 14, 2020 at 9 am

 

Application:

Have a scholarship profile on file and submit the following to Ms Belyea (Room 304)

  1. Recent Transcript
  2. Written statement, maximum 500 words, which must describe:
  • What led you to your most relevant community service, volunteer activity, and/or leadership role 
  •  Any challenges or obstacles you encountered, and how you overcame them.
  • What you learned from this experience.
  • How this experience will benefit you in your chosen career path. 
 
 
 
 
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Pathways to Teacher Education

Awarded to outstanding high school graduates who have demonstrated a commitment and aptitude for a career path in K-12 teaching

Criteria:

  • graduating in 2020
  • Have at least 
    • B” (73% or above) in your Language Arts 11 final mark 
    • “B” average in final course marks that fulfill graduation requirements of Science 11 or 12, Math 11 and Social Studies 11 or 12, with no more than one “C+” (67% or above) final course mark, (marks lower than “C+” are not accepted)
  • Maintain a “B” average or better in Grades 11 and 12 final course marks required for graduation

Note: You can’t win both a Pathway to Teacher Education Scholarship and a BC Excellence Scholarship.

 

Amount:  $ 5 000

 

Deadline: February 28, 2020

 

Application:

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/k-12/support/scholarships/provincial-scholarships/pathway-to-teacher-education-scholarship

 

 

 

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British Columbia School Superintendents Association Scholarship

Criteria:

  • grade 12 student in BC and expected to graduate in 2020
  • demonstrate exemplary service and leadership within the school and community
  • volunteer service that has made a difference in the lives of others

Amount: $1000

 

Deadline:  February 14

 

Application:  

Complete the application package and submit by email.

https://bcssa.org/2018/10/23/2019-student-scholarships/

 

 

 

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Chinese Government Scholarship Program

Scholarships are offered to successful applicants to study in China.

Criteria:

  • Applicants must be Canadian citizens, in good health, whose residence is in British Columbia.
  • Good grades

Amount: 

  • A full scholarship covers tuition (or research) fees, basic learning materials,
    accommodation, living allowance, emergency medical care, comprehensive medical insurance
    for international students under the Chinese Government Scholarship program, a one-time
    settlement subsidy, and a one-time inter-city travel allowance.
  • A partial scholarship covers tuition only. It may also include one or more
    items of a full scholarship (settlement subsidy and inter-city travel allowance excluded).

 

Deadline:  February 14, 2020

 

Application:

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/post-secondary-education/international-education/study-abroad/financial-help

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Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology #2

Youth Skills Development Scholarship

Criteria:

The scholarship is open to girls (age 16-21) who have participated in Quantum Leaps Conferences or eMentoring and is awarded to cover costs of professional development.

The scholarship can be used to cover costs of attending Science Fair or participating in science-related camps or courses.

 

Amount:

This $500 scholarship must be put towards the cost of professional development of equal or greater value, this includes associated costs or attendance. If students are applying for funding for a program that they have not yet been accepted to, their award is contingent on them being accepted

 

Deadline:  Dec 22, 2019

 

Application: 

Attach a brief (max. 200 words) biography and a description of your project proposal. Submit your application via http://bit.ly/scwist-YSKS

 

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Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology #1

Youth Leadership Award

 For projects that require approximately 60 hours worth of work. You will create a project of your own to promote careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Looking for innovative projects that make use of a variety of skills such as writing, fine arts, dance, and theatre.  Think YouTube videos about science or card games that explore different science careers. 

Criteria:

  •  female students in grade 10-12

 

Amount: 

The successful candidate will receive a $250  for supplies to start the project and the remaining $750 upon completion of the project.

 

Deadline:  Dec 22, 2019

 

Application: 

Attach a brief (max. 200 words) biography and a description of your project proposal. Submit your application via http://bit.ly/scwist-YLA

 

 

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Schulich Leaders Scholarship

Schulich Leader Scholarships are Canada’s most coveted undergraduate STEM scholarships. Every high school in Canada can nominate one graduating student each year to apply for the scholarship

Criteria:

Must possess at least two of the three following attributes:

    • Academic Excellence: Exceptional grades
    • Demonstrated leadership (community, business or entrepreneurial)
    • Financial need (planning to apply for financial assistance to attend university)

 Nominees must:

Must be entrepreneurial minded, intending to pursue a career in 

  • Innovation
  • Techonology
  • Engineering
  • Scientific Research
They are NOT looking for students pursuuing careers in :
  • Medicine
  • Medical Research
This includes doctor, dentist, nurse, psychologist, pharmacists, optometrists, etc. This scholarship is for entrepreneurial minded innovators outside of the medical community.
  
 
 

Amount: $100 000 or $80 000

 

Application: 

Please make sure you have submitted you scholarship profile.  In addition, please give Ms Belyea (Room 304) a copy of your transcript and copies of reference letters with at least one from an academic source and one from a community source.  Use the “Request for reference Letter” form to ask a teacher and a community member today as the deadline is approaching

 

 

 

Deadline: Package to Ms Belyea by January 10, 2020

 

 

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Kin Canada Bursaries

Criteria:

  •  Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
  •  Plan to register as a full-time student in the 2020-2021 school year at a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Submit application to one only of a local Kinsmen, Kinette, or Kin Club nearest your permanent residence. (Mailing addresses of Clubs can be found at www.kincanada.ca)
  •  Demonstrate high ideals, community involvement and knowledge of Kin
  • Not have previously received a bursary from the Hal Rogers Endowment Fund

 

Amount: $1000

 

Application: https://www.kincanada.ca/apply

 

Deadline: February 1, 2020

 

 

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EnergyRates.ca Scholarship

To see what the next great minds bring to this ever-transforming industry, and want to assist those great minds achieve their goals and dreams. 

Criteria:

  • Applicants must be enrolled in an American or Canadian post-secondary educational institution, or planning to enroll in such an institution within the following calendar year.
  • The subject of the essay must fall within the parameters described below.
  • The essay must be written in English or French, and have a length of no more than 500 words (not including title, applicant name, etc).
  • The scholarship funds must be used for some education-related expense, such as tuition, books, school fees, room and board, etc.
  • The winner of the scholarship grants EnergyRates.Ca non-exclusive publication rights to their essay, so that we can feature their winning essay on our scholarship site.

 

Amount: $500

 

Application: 

Write an essay, no more than 500 words in length, telling us where you see the future of the energy industry. You can talk about anything you want—green energy, oil politics, the continued use of nuclear power, your personal ideas and innovations—so long as it’s about energy in the world of tomorrow. What do you think people will be reading about in the news in a few years?

https://energyrates.ca/energyrates-ca-scholarship/

 

Deadline: January 31, 2020

 

 

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