Scholarships / Bursaries

2020/21 Provincial Scholarships Program

Applications are being accepted until February 15, 2021for one of 55 BC Excellence and 20 Pathway to Teacher Education Scholarships. Recipients receive a scholarship voucher worth $5000.00 for tuition at a designated post-secondary institution or BC authorized trades training provider (Excellence) or approved K - 12 teaching program in BC (Pathway). 

Updates to the Scholarship Requirements

 With no course-based Language Arts 12 Provincial Examinations for 2020/21 school year, the exam is no longer included as a scholarship requirement. For 2020/21 and beyond, the potential use of the Grade 12 Literacy Assessment in scholarship allocation is still under review.

Other Scholarships

There are 5500 District/Authority Scholarships distributed across school districts and independent school authorities that recognize graduating B.C. students for excellence in their chosen area of interest or strength. Winners will receive a $1250 scholarship voucher to use towards their post-secondary tuition.

Students can submit an application for this scholarship through their school counsellor. 

2021 SD #73 District Scholarship application click here


There are two bursaries available to any self-identified women in the Kamloops area who will be attending a post-secondary educational program in 2021. More information and a link to the application can be found here. Applications close next month for these $1,500 educational bursaries. 



 Aboriginal Bursaries

MFC Legacy Bursary 

Aboriginal Education Council Grade 12 Scholarship

All Nations Trust/Development Corporation Bursary

Gabriel Palmer Memorial Scholarship/Bursary Award

Howling Coyote Education Fund Bursary Award

Kamloops Aboriginal Friendship Society

Duncan and Marie MacRae Award

Mustang Powder Cat Skiing 2021

Sun Ridge Equipment Bursary Award

Vincent Spina Award

Wally Deneault Memorial Scholarship


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For more information on scholarships and bursaries can be found here.

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