2022-2023 Scholarship Opportunities
|Opportunities available during the 2022-2023 school year.|
|Helpful websites||For external scholarship, bursary, and/or financial aid information, check out the following websites:|
- BC Scholarship Information - Education Planner BC helps you find public and private sector scholarships and bursaries. It also has tips for applying.
- Scholarships Canada - This website has an extensive database to find scholarships, bursaries, and grants. You'll also find information about student loans, applications and budget planning.
- Yconic - Helps to match students to scholarships, bursaries, grants, and other student awards
- Student Guide for BC Scholarships - This website contains support for scholarship specific to BC post-secondary schools
- Scholar Tree - An online platform that supports students to find and apply for scholarships
- Student Awards - This website includes a free scholarship search service devoted to helping high school seniors, university and college students find information on scholarships, bursaries, grants and other forms of financial assistance.
- Student Scholarships - This website includes a free scholarship search service devoted to helping high school seniors, university and college students find information on scholarships, bursaries, grants and other forms of financial assistance.
|Scholarship Name||Applicable to whom||Application deadline|
|UBC French as a Second Language Bursary||$3,000 bursary for students entering UBC and continuing their studies in French at the university level.||October 10, 2022|
(Deadline to apply)
|Loran Scholarship||Grade 12 students interested in submitting an application for the Loran Scholarship should apply before October 12, 2022 at 8:00 PM Eastern time. Focus is on character, service and leadership - $100,000 over 4 years.|
Please note that school sponsorship is no longer required for consideration for this award.
More information is available at: https://loranscholar.ca/becoming-a-scholar/
|October 12, 2022 before 8 PM Eastern time|
|National Scholarship||Students must submit an online application form in order to be considered for the National Scholarship. The National Scholarship application is now open for the 2023 admission cycle. You will find the link to the online application below.|
University of Toronto, National Scholarship, on-line application form
|October 20, 2022 before 11:50 Eastern time|
|The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarships|
Deadline for students to apply to scholarship committee to be considered for nomination: November 14, 2022
Nominee application deadline: January 16, 2023
More info: https://future.utoronto.ca/pearson/
November 14, 2022
|TD Scholarship for Community Leadership||TD Scholarships for Community Leadership recipients receive up to $70,000 for tuition and living expenses as well as opportunities for paid summer employment, peer networking and mentorship. Supporting young community leaders is one way TD is helping build a more inclusive and sustainable tomorrow.||November 15, 2022 (deadline to apply)|
|Queens Chancellor Scholarship and other major Admission Awards from Queen's University|More information: https://www.queensu.ca/studentawards/admission-awards/major-admission-awards
- Deadline for students to apply to scholarship committee to be considered for nomination for the Queen's Chancellor's Award: November 4, 2022
- Deadline for students to apply Major Admission Award Application: December 8, 2022
- Nominee Application deadline: December 8, 2022
|Queen's Chancellor's Award: November 4, 2022|
Major Admission Award Application: December 8, 2022
Nominee Application: December 8, 2022
Terry Fox Humanitarian Award|
This award, valued at $28,000, is given to candidates who demonstrate the ideals of Terry Fox – a true humanitarian, individuals who are compassionate and altruistic in their intention to improve the lives of others and human welfare overall.
|December 1, 2022 (deadline to apply)|
|||January - February 2023|||
|Beedie Luminaries||This scholarship provides access to BC post-secondary schools for students who face financial adversityMore information: https://beedieluminaries.ca/grade-12-program/||January 12, 2023 (deadline to apply)|
|SCHULICH||Deadline for students to apply to scholarship committee to be considered for nomination: January 20, 2023|
Nominee application deadline: February 21, 2023
|January 20, 2023 (School nomination deadline)|
February 21, 2023
(Nominee application deadline)
|Cmolik Foundation||Up to $40,000 for post-secondary school, one-to-one mentoring, and other support available to students who demonstrate good work ethic in the face of adversity and/or hardship and have financial need.||January 20, 2023|
(Deadline to be considered to be Handsworth’s nominee.)
February 7, 2023
|BC Excellence Scholarship||The BC Excellence scholarship is awarded to 55 well-rounded high school graduates who have demonstrated service and leadership, both at school and in their communities, and who show aptitude for and commitment to their chosen career paths.|
Successful recipients receive a $5,000 scholarship voucher from the Ministry of Education and Child Care that they can use to be reimbursed for tuition paid after they are attending a post-secondary institution that is designated by the Province of B.C. (i.e., approved for Canada Student Loans) or a program provider that is approved by the Industry Training Authority.
More information: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/k-12/support/scholarships/provincial-scholarships/bc-excellence-scholarships
|January 20, 2023 (Deadline to be considered to be Handsworth’s nominee)|
February 15, 2023 (Deadline for Handsworth’s nominee to submit application)
|Pathway to Teacher Education|
The Pathway to Teacher Education Scholarship is awarded to 20 outstanding high school graduates who have demonstrated a commitment to and aptitude for a career in K–12 teaching.
Successful recipients receive a $5,000 scholarship voucher from the Ministry of Education and Child Care that they can use to be reimbursed for tuition paid after they are attending an approved K–12 teacher education program in B.C.
|February 15, 2023 (deadline to apply)|
|Bonnie McLaren Award|
|Valued at $6000, this award is open to young women ages 14-17 who volunteer in their communities or schools|
More information: https://www.soroptimistnvwv.org/our-programs
|Friday, March 3, 2023 (deadline to apply)|
|West Vancouver Foundation||Numerous scholarships available, ranging from $1000 to $6000 over four years. See link below for more information and to apply.||March 10, 2023 (deadline to apply)|
|CUPE Local 389||$1,000 scholarships available to children of CUPE Local 389 members.||April 28 at 4:30 pm|
(deadline to apply)
|Sir John A. Macdonald Merit Bursary|
Two awards of $1,000 to secondary students who reside in North Vancouver Electoral District.
More information is available at:
|April 30, 2023 at 11:59 pm (deadline to apply)|
|Jack Davis Scholarship|
|$4,000 award given to outstanding all-round North Shore Secondary students who are going to UBC.|
|April 30, 2023|
|Rotary Club of North Vancouver - Bill Rolls Memorial Bursary||The Rotary Club of North Vancouver (RCNV) is offering a number of $1,000 bursaries to graduating Grade 12 students within School District 44 who demonstrate the following criteria:|
1. Admirable school citizenship and/or community participation;
2. Financial need for post-secondary education;
3. Satisfactory scholastic achievement; and
4. Pursuing post-secondary education in the skilled trades or the arts, for example: Emily Carr University, Vancouver Film School, BCIT and culinary institutes.
See grade 12 students’ CLC Team (Scholarship Info channel) for more information and for the application form.
|May 12 – Application deadline|
|Jim MacCarthy Coho Society Scholarship|
The Jim MacCarthy Coho Society Scholarship Award is worth $1,000 and will be awarded to a student graduating from a Secondary School in North or West Vancouver, and proceeding to a post-secondary degree program.
More info: Coho Society Jim MacCarthy Scholarship
|May 23, 2023 by Midnight|
(Deadline to apply)
|Rob Leviton Memorial Bursary|
|$1,000 bursary for students demonstrate the attributes of community and charitable involvement, academic proficiency, and an active lifestyle. See attached PDF document for more information about the bursary and to apply. Tri Peaks Multisport Club Bursary-2023.pdf|
|May 31, 2023 (deadline to apply)|