RBC 2020 Indigenous Student Awards - posted on December 3, 2019
Deadline Feb. 28/20
Status Indians, Non-status Indians, Inuit and Metis are welcome to apply. Recipients are selected primarily on the basis of personal and academic achievements along with individual financial need. $4000 per academic year for education and living expenses for 2-4 years.
BC Excellence & Shulich Leader Scholarships - posted on December 1, 2019
There are two very prestigious scholarships that require student nomination on behalf of the school. The BC Excellence Scholarship https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/k-12/support/scholarships/provincial-scholarships/bc-excellence-scholarships Application due Feb. 28/20 and the Schulich Leader Scholarship https://www.schulichleaders.com/ Application due Jan. 29.
To ensure that we are nominating the very best student for each of these scholarships please submit a professional cover letter addressed to JVH Administration outlining why you should be considered as a nominee and how will you benefit from this award (what are your future plans?). Make sure you have researched the award and know all the selection criteria. This must be submitted to Ms. T no later than Monday, December 16. Selected nominees will be informed prior to Christmas break so that they have ample time to put together an excellent scholarship application.