For scholarships, bursaries and other awards that are not exclusive to Selkirk College, visit the following websites:
Allied Van Lines Scholarship
Allied Van Lines offers scholarships for students who are completing an undergraduate degree in Logistics/Supply Chain Management.
Bev LaPointe Memorial Scholarship for Women in Trades
Established by Kootenay Career Development Society in memory of founding Board Chair, Bev Lapointe. She was a strong supporter of job seekers and women working in our community. She was the first woman hired to work from the City of Nelson in parks and public works. Learn more and apply...
British Columbia Environment Industry Association (BCEIA) Scholarship
The British Columbia Environment Industry Association (BCEIA) offers a $1500 scholarship to be awarded to a student in a college or university undergraduate level program related to environmental studies.
CCU/CSC John St-Amand / Madeleine Parent Bursary
The CCU/CSC John St-Armand/Madeleine Parent Bursary will provide annual bursaries of $500 for dependent children of members of the PPWC union for the purpose of furthering their post-secondary education.
Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)
The Chartered Professional Accountants' Education Foundation of British Columbia (CPAEF) offers several bursaries ranging from $1,000 to $3,000. Check the CPAEF website for applications and deadline dates.
Ch’nook Scholars Program
Scholars receive $2000.00 for their participation in the program, and are fully funded to attend two Ch’nook Gatherings.
Chinese Government Scholarship and Guangdong Scholarship Programs
The Chinese government offers scholarships to students from British Columbia to study at a Chinese university. It is a valuable opportunity to gain exposure to Chinese language, culture and business practices, and to develop enriching, life-long relationships.
The scholarships are provided to graduating secondary school students and students enrolled in post-secondary studies in undergraduate, master's and doctoral degree programs at eligible post-secondary institutions.
Columbia Basin Trust - Training Fee Support
- The Columbia Basin Trust offers the Training Fee Support program which provides up to $800 to go towards tuition for short-term courses that will help students secure immediate employment.
- This program also provides 75 per cent of the training costs, up to $7,500 to go toward training costs for specialized training where there is an identified skills shortage and high labour demand in the Columbia Basin. The following have been identified as the eligible specialized skills training areas:
- Class 1 Driver, Heavy Equipment Operator, Prep Cook, Programming and Coding, Office/Business Administration, Forestry Work, Health Care Clerk, Security Guard/Officer, Construction Certificate, and Adventure Tourism Certification.
ECEBC Bursary - Early Childhood Educators of British Columbia
The Early Childhood Educators of BC offers two bursary programs for BC ECE students and professionals. These programs are designed to increase the number of students entering, re-establishing and graduating from recognized ECE post-secondary programs.
Neil Muth Memorial Scholarship
The Neil Muth Memorial Scholarship is for people who have triumphed over adversity and wish to pursue post-secondary education. This scholarship is offered through the Columbia Basin Trust. Search the grants and programs directory for the Neil Muth Memorial Scholarship.
Pisapio Undergraduate Scholarship
The Pisapio Scholarship supports students from the West Kootenay region who are pursuing an undergraduate degree and who are in their 2nd, 3rd or 4th year of study. Selkirk College students enrolled full-time in the nursing degree program, the GIS degree program or in any academic program with an intention to transfer to complete their degree at another institution are encouraged to apply. Download the application package for more info and apply today! Scholarships ranging from $500 to $2500 are available. Deadline: September 25th annually.
The Public Guardian and Trustee Educational Assistance Fund
The Public Guardian and Trustee Educational Assistance Fund bursaries are awarded annually in consultation with the Ministry of Children and Family Development from a limited fund to high school graduates who are 19-years-old or over and pursuing a post-secondary academic, technical or vocational program. Deadline April 15.