District/Authority Scholarships


Provincial Government (B. C. Ministry of Education)

VALUE: $1,250. Each qualifying candidate receives a $1250 tuition voucher to attend an accredited post-secondary institution to pursue career-oriented studies, normally no later than five years following their graduation.
TENURE: To encourage and support outstanding students planning to enter post-secondary education; to acknowledge excellence in fields other than academic. These awards are redeemable at post-secondary institutions that are accredited and designated for Canada Student Loans by the Ministry of Advanced Education.
CRITERIA: To be eligible for a District/ Authority Award the applicant must:

a) Show superior achievement in one of the following speciality areas: 

FINE ARTS (Visual Arts, Dance, Drama, Music), 

APPLIED SKILLS (Business Ed, Tech Ed., Home Economics), 

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY (not limited to Physical Education), 

INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGES (including Aboriginal Languages), 



TECHNICAL TRADES & TRAINING (Carpentry, Automotive, Culinary Arts, etc)

b) Fulfil the graduation requirements for either the 2004 Graduation Program or Adult Grad Program

c) Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident (landed immigrant)

DEADLINE: Annually on May 15th or the following school day
PROCEDURE: a) Complete a District Application Form. Include a Curriculum Vitae/Resume and one letter of reference from a speciality teacher or coach along with a transcript of grades and SIN number.
SELECTION: Selection will be made by School District #63 Administration in conjunction with Stelly's Scholarship Committee.
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