$2500 to be given to one student (male or female) who graduated from a District 69* secondary school or who lived in District 69* for at least 3 years. Candidates should be entering their 4th year of study or beyond in a Canadian university academic programme.
Preference will be given to candidates specializing in Music, Fine Arts, Liberal Arts, or Education. The award will be paid in August 2012 and will be applied directly to tuition and book fees. It must be used in the 2012 - 2013 academic year.
District 69* includes: Nanoose, Coombs, Errington, Whiskey Creek, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Dashwood and Bowser.
- The complete application and financial plan forms
- A personal letter outlining reasons for making the application, academic and work experience, volunteer and/or community experience, education and career goals
- Two current letters of reference from teachers, employers or community leaders
- Confirmation of registration or acceptance from an accredited educational institution
All documents must be submitted on 8 1/2 x 11 paper, in black ink to facilitate copying, and preferably typed. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
The required documents must be postmarked no later than June 1, 2012.
The Secretary, Scholarship and Bursary Trust Fund
PO Box 113 Qualicum Beach, BC V9K 1S7
Please visit www.cfuwpq.ca/Scholarships/Bursaries for more information and application forms.