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An $800 scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the fourth term of the Applied Coastal Ecology program. The recipient will be the student who has achieved the highest grade point average in terms one through three.

$800.00
Deadline:
February 15

Through a donation to, and matching funds from, Coast Mountain College, the Minerva Foundation provides two $2,500 awards for Aboriginal women during each academic year.

$2 500.00
Deadline:
May 1

Two $500 awards are available to Coast Mountain College Millwright and Welding students who demonstrate financial need.

$500.00
Deadline:
February 15

Bursary Program for Houston Area Residents 
In 2000/2001 the Morice Community Skills Centre (MCSC) based in Houston, BC, formally integrated its operations with Coast Mountain College (CMTN). The MCSC created a Legacy Fund Bursary program through CMTN. Each year CMTN, through the Morice Community Skills Center Legacy Fund offers bursaries to Houston area adults. The purpose of the MCSC Legacy Fund is to encourage and financially assist adult access and participation in formal learning and skill development. Value of individual awards will be determined on an annual basis.

Deadline:
Open

The North Central Local Government Association (NCLGA) is the advocacy body for all local government officials in North Central British Columbia. As a non-partisan, non-profit association, the NCLGA works specifically for the benefit of its members – communities whose voices are often left unheard because of their size or location.   

Three (3) awards of $500.00 will be distributed to 3 students.

Students must reside in North Central BC, 100 Mile House to the Yukon Border or Haida Gwaii to the Alberta Border.

$500.00
Deadline:
October 30

The Aboriginal Health Department of Northern Health and the First Nations Health Authority, Northern Region, have donated four awards valued at $500 each to Aboriginal or First Nations students studying at Coast Mountain College in a health or health-related discipline. The donors are dedicated to their work with the Northern First Nations Health Partnership Committee and as such, provide these awards to illustrate their commitment to implementing the Northern First Nations Health and Wellness Plan, and their wish to support individuals who are also interested in this goal. Successful applicants of the Northern First Nations Health Partnership Committee Health and Wellness Award will be invited to a reception with the donors to celebrate their achievement.

$500.00
Deadline:
October 30

The NIRS was founded to promote, encourage and advance the awareness, knowledge and appreciation of economic development in B.C., particularly in the northern area of the province. Through a donation to our Endowment Fund, the Institute provides four $250 bursaries for students enrolled in Business Administration, University Transfer (pre-Commerce and Sciences), Tourism and Entrepreneurial related programs. Funds are provided to help students continue their education, recipients must re-enrol in the Fall semester to redeem the award. Enrolment can be with any recognized institution. Instructors will submit nominations to the Financial Awards Committee for final selection.

$250.00
Deadline:
April 1

The NIRS was founded to promote, encourage and advance the awareness, knowledge and appreciation of economic development in B.C., particularly in the northern area of the province. Through a donation to our Endowment Fund, the Institute provides two $500 scholarships for students enrolled in Business Administration, University Transfer (pre-Commerce and Sciences), Tourism and Entrepreneurial related programs. As funds are provided to help students continue their education, recipients must re-enrol in the Fall semester to redeem the award. Enrolment can be with any recognized institution. Instructors will submit nominations to the Financial Awards Committee for final selection.

$500.00
Deadline:
April 1

Through a donation to the Endowment Fund, these two organizations annually provide a bursary of $500 for a full time student in the Culinary Arts program. Along with a bursary application form, applicants must provide a copy of their Food Safe Level One certificate, and a personal letter demonstrating their personal commitment to the Food Safe program. Selection is based primarily on financial need, demonstrated commitment to the Food Safe Level One Program and satisfactory academic performance.

$500.00
Deadline:
February 1

Patrick J. Hayes was a Career and College Preparation instructor, employed with Northwest Community College for 23+ years. He worked in the Terrace-Kitimat area from 1975 to 1978 until he moved to Hazelton where he worked at the campus there from 1978 to 1999. Pat encouraged many students over the years to pursue their education goals. He would always say, “Focus – you are a winner, and I know you can do it!” 

A $500 award is available each year to a student who has completed Career and College Preparation and is pursing higher educational goals at any recognized post secondary institution. To receive the award you must submit proof of enrolment to this office by September 30. Preference will be given to Career and College Preperation students from the Hazelton campus.

$500.00
Deadline:
June 30

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