September 18, 2017
Terrace, BC – Northwest Community College...
The purpose of the Vancouver Foundation Bursary Program is to assist full-time students who have identified vocational or academic objectives. This award is open to any female student with financial need who is enrolled full time and who is in good academic standing. The amount of this bursary varies each year.
One annual $1,750 award is available to a woman who wishes to further her education.
NWCC’s Bursary Committee will review the applications and disburse the funds as per the following guidelines.
The following awards from an endowment established by Terrace campus faculty, students and project revenue are available to students entering Automotive, Carpentry, Electrical, Heavy Duty, Industrial Mechanic (Millwright), Commercial Transport Repair, or Welding at the Terrace Campus in the Fall.
The First Nations Council of Women of Terrace has established a $300 annual award in memory of Vera Henry who was a member of the Traditional Council of the First Nations Council of Women. The award will be presented to an Aboriginal woman enrolled full-time in Career and College Preparation or a post-secondary program at the Terrace Campus of Northwest Community College. The recipient must demonstrate goal orientation, leadership and commitment to the well being of Aboriginal women and their families (social-economically, politically, culturally or spiritually).