Scholarships and Bursaries

For students attending the 2019-20 academic year

Dates and Deadlines 

  • Applications open May 1, 2019.
  • Applications close May 31, 2019. (extended to June 15, 2019)

How to Apply

Award recipients will be notified by email June 30, 2019.


Amber Torgersen Memorial Bursary

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
  • ($2500 x 2) For a student with financial need, preferance dorm student   new


Donald K. & Kathleen M. Moore Short-term Missionary Scholarship

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

Available for a BCA student who demonstrates financial need.

Esther Beck Memorial Bursary

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

Gerald and Daisy Frostad Honorary Scholarship

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

Hall Family Scholarship

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

Odete Ike Memorial Scholarship

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

Wal-Berg Enterprises Bursary

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

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