David Thompson Graduating Class of 2021 In-School Scholarship Opportunities:
To qualify, grade 12 student must:
· Have (completed or in process of completion in Q4) minimum seven (7) grade 12 courses taken at David Thompson during the regular school year
· Not have any “I” Incomplete marks for any of their grade 12 courses (completed or in progress)
Application is available online HERE on May 3, 2021.
Application deadline is Friday, May 21, 2021. No late submissions will be accepted.
David Thompson District Scholarships
TBA dates are usually in April-May
- TBA 2021: Application forms will be available in the office
- TBA 2021: Deadline for District Scholarships to be submitted to the main office
Scholarships are available in the following categories:
· Indigenous Languages and Culture
· Fine Arts
· Applied Design, Skills, Technologies
· Physical Activity
· International Languages
· Community Service (Volunteer Activity)
· Technical and Trades Training
David Thompson Scholarships:
The following scholarships are generously provided by two of our David Thompson Alumni. The application process is active and in process. Please click on the links and read the instructions carefully.
McEwen Family Awards
Soolim Co 2021
Lydia Co Scholarships 2021
More Scholarship Information:
Grads please check http://blogs.vsb.bc.ca/careeri... for further information from the VSB on College and University applications and Scholarship opportunities.
Additional information on scholarships can be found as follows:
David Thompson Parent Advisory Committee Trades/Performing Arts/Vocational Studies Scholarship
- Please complete the application and submit it to the main office
- The application form will be posted in the Spring of 2021
- The deadline is TBA
Dr. Katharine Borgen Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Mathematics
Application information attached. Applications due May 7, 2021.
The Dr. Katharine Borgen Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Mathematics 2021.pdf
Kristian Domingo Memorial Award #11Forever Award
Application information attached. One person from each VSB school can apply. Please submit your application for this scholarship to Ms. Dhaliwal by May 14th. The DT selection committee will then select one application to submit from DT and we will forward it to the District.
The Kristian Domingo Memorial Award Student Application 2021.pdf
VSB Days of Recognition (Teachers, Support Staff, Administrators) Scholarships
VSB Scholarships recognizing the work of Teachers, Support Staff, and Administrators. See links below for application information. Please submit your application to Ms. Dhaliwal by May 10th. The DT selection committee will then select one application to submit from DT and we will forward it to the District.
Teachers Recognition Day Scholarship 2021.pdf
Support Staff Recognition Day Scholarship 2021.pdf
Administrators Recognition Day Scholarship 2021.pdf
Harris and Company Law Scholarship
Application information attached. Applications are due June 25, 2021.
HARRIS and Company Law Scholarship May 2021.pdf
Coast Capital Youth Education Awards
Application information attached. One person from each VSB school can apply. Please submit your application for this scholarship to Ms. Dhaliwal by April 14th. The DT selection committee will then select one application to submit from DT and we will forward it to the District.
2021 Coast Capital Youth Education Award.pdf
BCIT Entrance Awards/Scholarships
BCIT is pleased to announce that the following Entrance Awards are available to students who are planning to attend our institute commencing April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022.
- Up to 25 BCIT President’s Entrance Awards, available only to current High School students
- Valued up to $4,000 each.
- Deadline: August 5, 2021
- Over 100 additional BCIT Entrance Awards
- Valued up to $6,000 each.
- Deadlines: August 5, 2021 and/or January 6, 2022
More information about BCIT Entrance Awards and the application forms can be found at bcit.ca/finaid.
CLEAN ENERGY STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP 2021
This scholarship is for grade 12 students who are graduating in 2021. To apply for the scholarship, we ask that students submit a reference letter as well as a 500-word essay answering the question, “Why is clean energy important to me as a young person in BC?”
The application deadline is Thursday, May 20thth and we will be contacting the winner in early June. Interested students can find more information on our website by clicking here: Scholarship Info
Clean Energy Student Scholarship 2021.pdf
MyBlueprint has teamed up with Scotiabank to offer two (2) x $3,750 post-secondary scholarships! Grade 12 students can apply directly in their myBlueprint account.
Kindness Foundation Scholarship
The intention of this scholarship is to recognize exceptional high school graduating students, inspired by the vision of a kinder world and committed to making a difference. Please see the below attachment for more information.
The Kindness Foundation NM - Scholarship 2021.pdf
Phillip Paulson Scholarship Award
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates compassion, a dedication to serving others, a commitment to the betterment of individuals or the greater society.
Examples might include:
- Citizenship activities
- Service to others through volunteer work in the school or beyond
- Personal achievements focused on supporting others
Phillip Paulson Scholarship Information 2021.pdf