NORTH PEACE SECONDARY SCHOOL BURSARY/SCHOLARSHIP Name of Award Alcan Chapter 91 Order of the Eastern Star Bursary Amount $1,000.00 Alcan District Girl Guides of Canada Scholarship $500.00 B.P.O. Elks Lodge 288 Scholarship $500.00 Bert Bowes Middle School Scholarship Bonavista Petroleum Award Canadian Forest Products Scholarship Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 4653 Bursary Catholic Women’s League Scholarship Charles Ellison (Elli) Framst Award 2 @ $500.00 $1,500.00 4 @ $500 2 @ $1,000.00 $500.00 $1,500.00 Requirements Graduating School District 60 student entering a post-secondary program in the fall. This bursary will be given to a student who shows financial need and who demonstrates a positive contribution to the community on a volunteer basis. Applicants may display outstanding leadership skills, support their peers, overcome personal challenges and contribute to their community in a positive way. Member of Alcan District Girl Guides of Canada in the past or present. Planning to attend an approved institute of post-secondary learning in any field. Top academic student excluding June Provincial Exams – not open for competition General - ex-Bowes student Must show financial need. Must be continuing education within the next year. - Students applying to receive a Canfor scholarship must identify their intent to pursue a career in the forest products industry. - Must have applied for admission to one of the specified forestry, wood products manufacturing, forestry-related engineering or forest industry related trade studies (millwright, electrician, power engineer, instrument technician, welder and heavy-duty mechanic) at a BC or Alberta post secondary, and intend to pursue a career in the forest products industry -Children of Canfor and Canfor Pulp employees will receive preferential access to the scholarships; and, - Where there are multiple qualified applicants, children of Canfor and Canfor Pulp employees have first priority, with remaining scholarships awarded based on academic performance. General - must do a summary on trades/unionism & show proof of registration. Do not have to be a dependant of member to apply. Catholic female - General Must be registered & accepted by post-secondary institution to be eligible. A Canadian citizen or landed immigrant requiring financial help to enter a recognized program leading to certification in a trade or technology. A positive voluntary contribution to benefit the community or school, or both, an important Charlie Lake Elementary School Parent Advisory Committee Scholarship City of Fort St. John Scholarship CJDC TV Award Curtis Hadland Memorial Bursary Dave Johnson Memorial Bursary Dennis Youngberg Memorial Scholarship District of Taylor Bursary Dogwood District/Authority Award consideration. On proof of registration in the desired program the student will receive the award money from the program administrators. Award must be claimed within 18 months. $500.00 General - must have attended Charlie Lake Elementary. Selection will be based on financial need, good citizenship, extra-curricular & community involvement. $1,000.00 Family residency in the City of Fort St. John. Registered in a full time post-secondary program, preferably related to community development, within sixteen months of graduation. Letter grade average of ‘B’ or better. $250.00 Pursuing a career in broadcast journalism and has demonstrated a high level of interest in this area during high school. Proof of registration at a recognized school of journalism. $1,600.00 Open to a School District #60 full or part time student entering a post secondary program in the trades industry. To be paid upon proof of registration. Priority will be given to those applicants enrolled in the welding program and/or having an agricultural background and/or having 4-H involvement. Applicant should provide a brief history of their agricultural background and 4-H membership. $5,000.00 Grade 12 science major enrolled in a post-secondary institution in BC or Alberta leading toward a career in the oil and gas industry. Must be a 75% average or better student. Able to demonstrate interpersonal skills. Involvement in extra-curricular activities. Cheque will be issued to post-secondary institution upon proof of enrollment. $1,000.00 Demonstrate leadership qualities. Well respected by peers. 2 @ $1,000.00 Resident of Taylor Fire Protection area. Registering for a course of studies at a recognized post-secondary institution. Essay re what the applicant has done in/for Taylor (e.g. coaching etc.), secondary school and future plans. 49 @ $1,000.00 Must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant. Students who demonstrates superior achievement in any of the following areas: Fine Arts (e.g., Visual Arts, Dance, Drama, Music) Applied Skills (e.g., Business Ed, Technology Ed, Home Economics) Physical Activity (e.g., Athletics, Dance, Gymnastics, not limited to Physical Education) Second Languages (including Aboriginal Languages) Community Service ( Volunteer Activity) Technical & Trades Training (e.g., Carpentry, Automotive, Mechanics, Cook Training) Dr. G.G. Westover Memorial Scholarship Dr. Kearney Middle School Bursary Dr. Kearney Middle School Scholarship Earl E. Little Geomatics Scholarship $2,500.00 $475.00 $475.00 $2,000.00 Ecole Central Elementary School of the Arts Parent Advisory Council French Immersion Bursary Flury Family Basketball Bursary $250.00 F.S.J. Central Elementary School of the Arts Parent Advisory Council Bursary F.S.J. Co-op Association Bursary $250.00 $200.00 2 @ $1,500.00 F.S.J. Friendship Society 2 @ $500.00 Not offered for 2015 F.S.J. Hospital Auxiliary Bursary 2 @ $1,000.00 F.S.J. Hospital Employees Union Bursary $500.00 F.S.J. Kin Club Scholarship $500.00 F.S.J. Knights of Columbus 2 @ $500.00 Include social insurance number in application. Top Science student entering post-secondary pursuing a career in the field of science. General - must be an ex-Kearney student in attendance there for at least two years. General - must be an ex-Kearney student in attendance there for at least two years. Graduate enrolling full time in a recognized geomatics degree or diploma program of at least two years' duration. Winner to be chosen by survey committee from all applicants. Scholarship will be paid out upon actual attendance in the geomatics program applied for. A grace period of fifteen months will be allowed before the scholarship offer is withdrawn. Must have attended Ecole Central Elementary School of the Arts for a minimum of two years in the French Immersion Program North Peace Basketball Team (male or female). Not open for competition. Must have attended FSJ Central Elementary School for a minimum of two years in the English Program Must be a member/family member in good standing of FSJ Co-op who is enrolling in post secondary for September following graduation. Application must include the following information: academic standing, community and Co-op involvement, educational plan with career goals. Must include Co-op membership number in application. Student of First Nations / Aboriginal ancestry graduating from Gr. 12 with a grade point average of 70% or better, or demonstrated community involvement that is above average. Going on to post secondary in the health field. Preference is given to students who have participated in the Jr. Volunteer Program. Monies received upon proof of enrollment within the next year. With a letter of permission, the award may be deferred for up to two years. Graduating student going on to post secondary education who is related to a Hospital Employee Union member from the Fort St. John Local 180. If no suitable applications meet the first requirement the bursary may be awarded to a student entering post secondary for a career in Healthcare. Cheque will be issued to the post secondary institution upon proof of enrollment within 15 month of graduation. Community involvement, going on in the field of broadcasting and/or journalism. General Scholarship F.S.J. Petroleum Association Bursary F.S.J. RCMP Scholarship 2 @ $2,000.00 $750.00 F.S.J. Rotary Club Scholarship Goodlow/Cecil Lake Community Club Scholarship $5,000.00 $500.00 Harris & Co. Scholarship Holly Hill Memorial Bursary $200.00 $1,000.00 Home Hardware Scholarship Kevin Doll Memorial Bursary Lani Etie Tahltan Scholarship 2 @ $1,000.00 $250.00 $300.00 Linda Fisher Memorial Bursary $250.00 Lindsay Dumaine Scholarship 2 @ $500.00 Maple Education International Student Scholarship McDonald’s Educational $1,000.00 3 @ $1,000.00 General (Dependants of members) 1 male, 1 female preferably but is flexible. Parent must be named in application. Male or female student enrolled in a post secondary program in Law Enforcement (Police Officer, Conservation Officer, Sheriff's Deputy, Prison Guard or Criminology Degree (Probation Officer, Parole Supervisor). Selection will be based upon a demonstrated healthy lifestyle, community involvement and extra-curricular activities. Proof of registration is required. The student will have up to two (2) years to redeem this scholarship. General Academic award to former Clearview student (must have attended a minimum of two years). Registration at post-secondary institution may be deferred for two years. A short essay required (500 words) explaining why the student is deserving of this award (community service, career goals, transcript). Proof of registration will initiate the award being sent to the institution. High academic achievement in Law 12 NPSS graduating student who has overcome language skills deficiencies and is seeking any postsecondary education. Provide a one-page essay on what difficulties you had to overcome (literacy, ESL, cognitive difficulties, etc.) and what your plans are for education and career. Please include grad photo in your application. Cheque will be issued to post-secondary institution upon proof of enrollment. General Most improved graduating Life Skills student Student of Tahltan descent, enrolling in postsecondary, who has demonstrated achievement in all areas: academics, athletics, art and citizenship in home and community. Student graduating (with school completion certificate) from NPSS after completing two year Evergreen Program. Must be going to study at a reputable institution in Music: Voice, Piano, Band or Instrumental; Performing Arts: Drama, Dance; and/or Visual Arts: Painting & Drawing, Sculpture, Photography, Videography, Graphic Design. Payment is made directly to the fine arts program at a recognized institution of the recipient's choice. Not open for competition. Top academic Nigerian International student. Graduating students must be employed by Scholarship Bonus MNP Business Excellence Award Molly Apsassin Memorial Bursary Noelle Jellison Performing Arts Bursary North Peace 4-H Bursary $1,000.00 2 @ $250.00 Not offered for 2015 $200.00 2 @ $500.00 North Peace Administrator’s Association Scholarship 2 @ $1,000.00 North Peace Fall Fair Society Bursary $500.00 NPSS Heritage Alumni Association Scholarship Oil Wives Club of Fort St. John Scholarship Peace Arts Gallery Society Bursary 4 @ $1,000.00 Peace Passage Skating Club Bursary $250.00 no qualifying Grad for 2015 $500.00 2 @ $250.00 McDonald's for a minimum of six months and still be employed at the time of graduation. Grades must be a "B" or better and be in good standing with the school. Must be planning to attend any post secondary school within fifteen months of graduation. Business student preferably major in accounting Two students, without regard to academic standing or further educational aspirations, for whom graduating is an exceptional achievement due to life circumstances. Students to be chosen based solely on effort to better oneself and achieve a graduating diploma. Write a letter of application. Must have participated/performed for a minimum of five years in dance, music or theatre. Letter of reference required relating to participation. Must be going on to post secondary education. Preference will be given to those planning to further their education in one of the above mediums of art. Bursary must be claimed with proof of enrollment within two years. Member of North Peace 4-H Club Graduating student going on to post secondary. Scholarships are awarded first to members' children and then, if one or in some years both scholarships are not awarded to members' children, they will be awarded to non-members. Applicants will be judged on academic excellence and demonstrated leadership within the school and community. See handout for specific application requirements. Demonstrate an interest in agriculture and submit a letter describing career goals. Prefer student involved in the North Peace Fall Fair Society. Must be registered and accepted to a post-secondary college or university within five years of graduating or some other work exchange educational program, ie. IAEA. Community involvement is more important than exceptional academics. 1 - Academic, 1 - Discretionary, 1 – Trade or Vocation, 1 - General Female in Sciences Entering post secondary in Fine Arts - Art, Music, Theatre, or Literature. Covering letter stating career plans. Portfolio (3-6 pieces of artwork) must be available for viewing by selection committee. Cheque will be issued upon proof of enrollment at post secondary within fifteen months of graduation. Graduating student continuing on in any postsecondary education. Applicants must be currently registered with the Peace Passage Skating Club and Peace River Regional District Electoral Area “B” Bursary $1,000.00 Peace River Regional District Electoral Area “C” Scholarship $1,000.00 PRNTA Member’s Scholarship $1,000.00 PRNTA Memorial Scholarship $1,000.00 PRNTA Scholarship $1,000.00 Rebecca Vecchio Memorial Bursary Royal Canadian Legion Bursary S & S Turbine Services Ltd. $500.00 5 @ $1,000.00 $1,500.00 have had a minimum of three years club membership. Academic excellence is not a requirement. An application must be submitted in the student’s own handwriting stating club participation, achievements and need. Proof of enrollment in any post-secondary education is required. Resident of electoral area "B" for a minimum of 12 consecutive months prior to bursary application. A copy of the application to post secondary or proof of acceptance must be included in the bursary application. Awarded on the basis of residency, academic standing, community involvement, financial need and acceptance at a post-secondary institution. Resident of electoral area "C" for a minimum of 12 consecutive months prior to scholarship application. A copy of the application to post secondary or proof of acceptance must be included in the scholarship application. Awarded on the basis of residency, academic standing, community involvement and acceptance at a post-secondary institution. PRNTA member’s child pursuing further education at a recognized post-secondary education institution. Reference letter required. Proof of registration must be made within fifteen months. Student entering an education program with the goal of becoming a teacher. Reference letter required. Proof of registration must be made within fifteen months. Student pursuing further education at any recognized post-secondary educational institution. Reference letter required. Proof of registration must be made within fifteen months. - graduating male who embodies and is involved in the "My Strength is Not for Hurting" campaign and philosophy - active in social responsibility/social justice in the school and volunteers to help create a better school climate and culture to embrace diversity - demonstrates a strong commitment to gender equality in all his actions and behaviour - speaks out against bullying and violence against women and girls in the school and whose actions/behaviour demonstrate that he is a role model of non-violence against women - further studies should include the likes of: social work, counselling, mental health, teaching, etc.; degrees and careers that help people. Dependants of veterans preferred but in the event of no applicant qualifying will choose from others. Student fully committed to a future in a mechanical Bursary Scouts Canada, North Peace District Bursary Sheila J. Landucci Memorial Scholarship Steelworkers Local 1-424 Scholarship Sterne Jorgensen Memorial Bursary $400.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $500.00 Tervita Continuing Education Scholarship $1,000.00 not offered for 2015 Trevor Bolin Continuing Education Scholarship 2 @ $1,250.00 Western Communities Foundation Exceptional Achievement Citation and Award 4 @ $500.00 Yellowhead Road & Bridge Scholarship h:\scholbur\awddesc $750.00 repair field and shows a natural mechanical ability Must have been/or be a registered member of Scouts Canada - Student must be proceeding to a Post Secondary Academic program; - Student must show proof of enrollment; - First preference will be to students of First Nation descent; - Student must show both academic and leadership qualities (in lieu of latter, involvement in extracurricular activities, if applicable, may be considered); - May be deferred for 1 year Dependant of member (parent working at Canfor FSJ or Fort Motors). General; attending post-secondary institution in the fall. Proof of registration required. Not open for competition. Awarded to top woodworking student each year. General. Continuing education after high school. Award paid upon proof of registration. Student attending post secondary in the fall. Essay required covering points in handout. Award will be paid upon proof of registration. Students who intend to seek further training or education to become a productive citizen of Canada, and who have overcome adversity (mental/physical disability), financial hardship, family issues; and who have displayed outstanding community and/or school spirit as an organizer, participant, or volunteer; and/or who have demonstrated inspirational conduct whether an act of heroism or leadership in a crisis. ...OR a deserving handicapped student, who may not be able to take post-secondary training but would benefit from receiving a cash award to help pay for life improving equipment, training or supplies; in recognition of his/her efforts and determination to meet life's challenges. Average or above average academic standing. Tenacity in studies. Leadership in school and community activities. Awarded to a student attending a community college, technical school or university. Payable upon enrollment in the second semester of studies. Can be redeemed up to 18 months from graduation through the School District.
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