Graduation and Beyond (PPT)
An informational PowerPoint to get you on the right track for Scholarship oppotunities. Click HERE to view the Power Point presentation.
VSS Scholarship Club (Info)
The purpose of the Scholarship Club is to assit students to obtain
financial awards and loans, and to learn how to prepare for application
to post-secondary educational programs. Click HERE to view the Power Point presentation.
VSS Scholarships and Bursaries
All students should make a point of visiting the
counselling office to read up on application guidelines, program
pre-requisites, important deadlines and other information regarding
Post Secondary programs they wish to pursue. Click HERE now to read more.
District Scholarships and Awards Program
Each year the Ministry of Education allots our school district a
number of one thousand dollar scholarships and awards based on the
number of students enrolled in grade 12. Winners receive a $500 cash
Award plus a $500 Scholarship voucher which may be used to attend a
college or other post secondary school. In School District No. 22
(Vernon), candidates entering the District Scholarships & Awards program
must plan and complete a project to demonstrate a particular skill or
interest. Application form for program is available every September. Guidelines for District Scholarship and Awards Program.
Locally Awarded Bursaries Or Scholarships
There are numerous locally awarded bursaries and scholarships
for students within our school district. The school district makes
available the "Application " for a one week period in mid March of each year. Scholarships for Automatic Consideration List - Scholarships with Specific Criteria List.
Please contact your local secondary school counselor for more
information regarding these scholarships/bursaries. Please refer to District Website for all the dates and times that this application is available to students.
Association of Universities & Colleges of Canada www.aucc.ca
BC School Sports www.bcschoolsports.ca
Canada Student Loan www.canlearn.ca
Canadian Association of Principals
Canadian Hospitality Foundation www.chfscholarships.com
Loran Awards www.loranawards.ca
Canadian Merit Excellence Awards www.excellenceaward.ca
FastWeb Canada www.fastweb.com
Financial Opportunities for Students www.bced.gov.bc.ca/awards
The Financial Aid Information www.finaid.org
Free Scholarship Search www.freschinfor.com
Loans for Canadian Students going to the U.S. March 25 www.iefc.com
School Finder www.schoolfinder.com
Salliemae-Planning & Paying for College www.salliemae.com
Scholarships Canada www.scholarshipscananda.com
Toronto Dominion Scholarship
*The Student Study Guide - U.S. www.ed.gov
Youth Path (click on money) www.youth.gc.ca
YourMoney Network www.yourmonev.cba.ca
BC Student Assistance Program
StudySeries.com - Financial Assistance www.collegeview.com