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Scholarships and Bursaries

For students attending the 2018-19 academic year

Dates and Deadlines 

  • Applications open May 1, 2018.
  • Applications close May 31, 2018.

How to Apply

Award recipients will be notified by email June 30, 2018.

Scholarships/Bursaries

Amber Torgersen Memorial Bursary
($750)

For a student entering grade 12 with financial need. The recipient should display a solid and growing commitment to the following qualities: spiritual commitment and discernment; work ethic; leadership skills; commitment to encouraging fellow students; involvement in co-curricular areas such as music, drama, athletics or service activities.

BCA Student Assistance
($600)

For a student with financial need

Donald K. & Kathleen M. Moore Short-term Missionary Scholarship
($250)

For a student planning to or having just served a short-term summer missionary ministry under Child Evangelism in Canada or a short term missions team in a foreign country.

Eliana Ike Celebration Bursary
($1,000)

Available for a BCA student who demonstrates financial need.

Esther Beck Memorial Bursary
($500)

For a student with financial need interested in missions now and in the future.

Gerald and Daisy Frostad Honorary Scholarship
($600)

For a descendent of Gerald and Daisy Frostad or for a fine arts students.

Hall Family Scholarship
($1,250)

For a dorm student, with preference given to a student athlete in good academic standing.

Odete Ike Memorial Scholarship
($500)

For a student with financial need interested in sciences or economics.

Wal-Berg Enterprises Bursary
($500)

Available to a returning BCA student with financial need in good standing with BCA. The student must be a full time student intending to stay for the full year. Preference given to a student living in dorm.

 

Scholarships/Bursaries available to BCA, college and seminary students

Jolly Family Bursary
($1,500, 2 available)

For a BCA, college or seminary aboriginal student (First Nations including non-status, Inuit, and Metis) with financial need.

Marie Oman Memorial Bursary
($2000)

Available to an Aboriginal Student (First Nations including non-status, Inuit and Metis) with demonstrated financial need.

Wendell Jensen Memorial Award

For a grandchild of Wendell Jensen, second preference for a descendent of Wendell Jensen, third preference to a student with financial need.

Please note: not all scholarships/bursaries are awarded every year.

 

General Eligibility Criteria

Each student who would like to be considered for an award from Briercrest Christian Academy must submit a completed application form by the stated deadlines and declare all information to be accurate to the best of his or her knowledge.

  • Official acceptance to Briercrest Christian Academy (pending final official transcript review), meeting Briercrest Christian Academy admissions requirements.
  • Students applying for all scholarships/bursaries/awards are required to complete the application by the stated deadline each year.
  • Preference will be given to students who live in dorm*
  • Students are required to have a minimum of 60% average.*
  • Students are required to study full time. Enrolment in less than full time will result in termination of the award.
  • Students are required to exhibit financial need for bursaries.
  • Students must maintain good standing in all areas in the year awarded.
  • Students must meet criteria of the specific scholarship, bursary or award.

*With the exception of certain scholarships. Exceptions are noted in those specific award criteria.

 

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