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The Coast Mountain College Foundation is pleased to offer a number of entrance awards to students. The CCP Entrance Award is for CCP students who are planning to attend academic or trades foundations programs at the college. There are 15 awards of $500 available to students.

To be eligible, students must have applied to their program by May 15 and submit a 500 word statement to the Financial Aid Officer or to your local campus registration office.

Eligible students will be notified and awards will be distributed at stable enrolment. Awards will be allocated as follows:

  • Terrace - 5 awards

  • Prince Rupert - 5 awards

  • Smithers - 3 awards

  • Hazelton - 2 awards

$500.00
Deadline:
May 15

The Coast Mountain College Foundation is pleased to offer a number of entrance awards to students. The Dual Credit Entrance Award is for students who have completed a dual credit program (eg ACE IT, Intro to Health, Intro to Trades, dual credit) and are pursuing an adacemic or Trades foundation program at the college. There are 15 awards of $1000 available to students in local school districts.

To be eligible, students must have applied to their program by May 15th and submit a 500 word statement to the Financial Aid Officer or to your local campus registration office.

Eligible applicants will be notified and awards will be distributed at stable enrolment. Awards will be allocated as follows:

  • Haida Gwaii School District (#50) = 1 award
  • Prince Rupert School District (#52) = 4 awrds
  • Bulkley Valley School District (#54) = 3 awards
  • Coast Mountain School District (#82) = 5 awards
  • Nisga'a School District (#92) = 1 award
  • Stikine School District (#87) = 1 award
$1 000.00
Deadline:
May 15

The Coast Mountain College Foundation is pleased to offer a number of entrance awards to students. The High School Entrance Award is for high school students who have just graduated and are planning to attend any 2 year academic program at Coast Mountain College. There are 27 awards available to students in local school districts.

To be eligible, students must have applied to their program by May 15 and submit a 500 word statement to the Financial Aid Officer or to your local campus registration office.

Eligible students will be notified. $500 will be awarded at stable enrolment of first term and $1000 will be awarded at stable enrolment second year. Awards will be allocated as follows:

  • Haida Gwaii School District (#50) = 2 award
  • Prince Rupert School District (#52) = 7 awrds
  • Bulkley Valley School District (#54) = 6 awards
  • Coast Mountain School District (#82) = 8 awards
  • Nisga'a School District (#92) = 2 award
  • Stikine School District (#87) = 2 awards
$1 500.00
Deadline:
May 15

An annual award of $200 is made available to mark Lucille Sutherland's many and enduring contributions to the Credit Union Foundation. This bursary is available to students in vocational or technial programs.

$200.00
Deadline:
Nov 15

This $500 scholarship is made available through donations from family and friends in the memory of Don Anderson, President of Northwest Community College from 1989 to 1994. Selection will be based on the highest Grade Point Average attained in the first semester of those students who apply or are nominated for notable dedication to the College or their program.

$500.00
Deadline:
February 15

The purpose of the Vancouver Foundation Bursary Program is to assist full-time students who have identified vocational or academic objectives and demonstrated the ability to reach those objectives. This award is available to any student with finanical need who is in good academic standing and who is enrolled full time. The amount of this bursary varies each year.

Deadline:
October 30

Dr Ed Harrison served as a member of the CMTN Board of Directors. This bursary in his name was created to encourage students to carry onto their second year of studies. The recipient of this award has shown promise while successfully completing their first year of studies. The second year enrolments are confirmed prior to this award being paid out.

$500.00
Deadline:
October 30

This Award  was created by the Indigenous Adult & Higher Learning Association (IAHLA) in memory of Dr. Jacob McKay, Simmogit  Bayt N’eeikhl, (1938-2009).  Dr. McKay was a founding member of IAHLA and a Nisga’a hereditary Chief. He was strongly rooted in his Nisga’a language and culture and deeply passionate about passing on that legacy to young people.

This Award is financially supported by the Laxgalts'ap Village Government where Dr. McKay served for over 30 years, representing his community on the First Nations Education Steering Committee, a body that he co-founded, and served as a trustee in School District #92 for 15 years.

He was a well-respected chairman of Wilp Wilxo’oskwhl Nisga’a Institute, an Aboriginal post-secondary institute in the Nass Valley that he helped to establish. He also contributed to many regional, provincial, national and international education committees.

$500.00
Deadline:
October 30

Register for your program by June 30 and automatically be entered into a draw to win a $250 credit. This credit may be used for tuition, fees, and books or items in the Bookstore.

Five winners will be drawn from Terrace and Prince Rupert campuses, three from Smithers and two from Hazelton.

$250.00
Deadline:
June 30

This scholarship was established in 1992 in memory or Eric Buss' professional contribution to forest recreation in the Prince Rupert forest region and his association as a guest lecturer at Coast Mountain College. The recipient of this $200 award will have demonstrated good interpersonal skill and general academic excellence in a natural resources or related program. Selection will be by student nomination followed by faculty consensus.

$200.00
Deadline:
May 1

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