BC Aboriginal Student Awards
Open doors, go places with a BC Aboriginal Student Award.
The BC Scholarship Society is offering awards of $1,000 - $3,500 for Aboriginal learners. The program is open to BC residents of Aboriginal ancestry who have been active in their school or community and are planning to study in:
· An approved trades training or apprenticeship program,
· A certificate or diploma program, or
· An undergraduate or graduate degree program.
To apply or for more information about this award, visit: www.bcscholarship.ca
Education Fund (YEAF) for former youth in care
If you’re between 19 and 23 university, college or trades training may be accessible.
Grants of $5500 are available for former youth in care through the Youth Educational Assistance Fund.
Information about the grant and eligibility is available through the Ministry of Advanced Education at http://www.aved.gov.bc.ca/studentaidbc/specialprograms/yeaf.htm