Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Scholarships

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Deadline to Apply
Loran Scholarship
​Grade 12 students interested in applying for the Loran Scholarship should see Mr. Lavallee in Student Services, Room 107.
Focus is on character, service and leadership - $100,000 over 4 years.
To be nominated by our school, application deadline is October 1, 2017.
Details at http://www.loranscholar.ca/
​October 1, 2017
Queens University
Are you seriously interested in attending Queens University?  Check out the following link http://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/admission-awards/major-admission-awards.  To be nominated by the school you must submit the practice application to the Mr. Lavallee by November 15, 2017.
​November 15, 2017
Society of Punjabi Engineers and Technologists of BC
SPEATBC
​SPEATBC will be awarding five scholarships.  Application information SPEATBC Scholarship Information Package 2018.pdf.
​January 5, 2018
Scholarship Website


Link to Scholarship Resources
Criteria​Amount (Value shown is based on prior years' awards.)
​Outstanding Graduate Scholarship Award

Most Outstanding Graduate Overall

$1,000
Strongman All Rounder Award
(2 Awards)


1.  Leadership
2.  School Citizenship
3.  Community Service
4.  Involvement in Athletics and the Arts
5.  Academic Achievement

$2,000 each
Top Scholar Grade 8-12 Award                 

1.  Academic achievement, proof of post secondary application
2.  Best academic record in courses for 5 years (Grades 8 - 12)

​$1,000
Top Citizen Lynda Berry Award

1. Outstanding record of public service or community

2. Display exceptional leadership and organizational skills in a service/volunteer capacity

3. Characterized by Staff and Peers as industrious, conscientious, self-sacrificing and compassionate

4. a) Number of School / Community hours b) record of annual HSS SERVICE AWARDS c) record of Grade Top Citizen Awards d) range of services provided (multiple venues)  e) leadership / organization component of service"


$1,000
Quinn Keast Award

Athletic, sensitive, considerate, hard working, silent leader, academic


​$1,000
Academic Excellence Award

1. Diligence in achieving academic excellence 

2. Proof of registration at Post Secondary Institution required

​$1,000
Strachan Hartley Memorial Award

1. Participates and excels in athletics 

2. Commitment to academic pursuits 

3. Displays leadership in personal endeavours 

4. Involvement in community initiatives

5. Demonstrates financial need"


$1,000
Nigel Moore Memorial Scholarship Award
Passion for the Humanities

$1,000
Handsworth Outstanding Achievement Award
Overall

$1,000
Earl Beaumont Citizen Award

PAC Award

1. Service to school, community 

2. Help those in need, humble, unassuming, quiet

$1,500
Ray Noel Citizen Award

PAC Award

1. Top Citizen

2. Service to school, community 

3. Dynamic, energetic

4. Satisfactory academics

$1,500
Canadian Federation of University Women Award
(2 awards)

Grade 12 Female Student academic, citizenship, community, financial need

$750 each
Capilano University Achievement Award

1. Acceptance to Capilano College

2. Academic Qualifications (80%)                                          

$1,500
Centennial Scholarship Award

1. Reside in the District of North Van 

2. Good student, citizen, and in need of financial assistance 

3. Not to receive other Financial Awards

4. Grade 12 and Graduating

$715
Grad Council AwardFor Leadership on Grad Council$1,000
Jeff Pump AwardGiving, caring, unselfish, community oriented, interest in animal welfare$500
International Award
​Top International

​$1,000
Jim Buchanan Memorial Football Scholarship Award

1. Most Outstanding Football Player in Buchanan Bowl 

2. Five years in the Program

$1,000
NVTA Future Teacher Award

1. Grade 12 Graduate 

2. Entering a Teacher Education Program

3. Academic Qualifications 

4. Citizenship                                          
​$500
North Vancouver High School Education Foundations Award

Multiple Awards

1. Outstanding academic record

2. Community or School Leadership volunteer history

3. Some awards based on financial need

$1,310
North Vancouver Kiwanis Scholarship City of North Vancouver Award
Community involvement and high academic achievement

$1,500
Team Clarke Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Community Contribution Award
Active in community, responsible, not necessarily marks based

$1,000
Student Council Award

1. Grade 12 Member of Student Council

2. Show leadership and responsibility

$500
District Authority Award Scholarship

Multiple Awards

1. Outstanding student in a variety of subject areas

$1,250 each
Stan van Woerkens Scholarship Award
Leadership / Financial Need (Not necessarily academic)

$1,000
Coast Capital Standing Tall Award
Variety of Criteria
​$2,000
Matthew Robertson Award
Excellence in Film, Design, Arts
​$2,000
Capilano Excellence Award
Commitment to attending Capilano University

Tuition Waiver