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Financial Awards 2018

Graduating students from Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools (SD 68) are invited to use our secure online Student Award System to apply for Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards provided by generous local donors. The Scholarship Books for high schools in Nanaimo and Ladysmith list more than 460 financial awards, ranging from $100 to $5,000

To apply, students must create an account and complete the online Application Form.  In some cases, an additional application or information is required as indicated in the award information.

Questions?  Please contact the Scholarship contact at your school, or the Executive Director of the Schools Foundation, Crystal Dennison 
E: Crystal.Dennison@sd68.bc.ca | T: 250-753-4074 

Application Process will Open FRIDAY, JANUARY 8

Secure online Student Award System:   https://sas.nlsf.ca/App-Login.aspx  

Application Deadline:  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9 @ noon
Click here -> Other Financial Awards available to high school graduates

compiled by Vancouver Island University (please note: URL links in the PDF need to be copied/pasted into your browser)

Financial awards available to Aboriginal students in BC: 
https://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/abed/links.htm  (copy/paste URL into your browser, then scroll to bottom of the page)

Average First Year Budget* at Vancouver Island University
   $ 4,763 - Tuition & Student Fees
   $ 1,890 - Text Books
   $ 6,400 - Living Costs ($800/month for 8 months)
   $ 2,000 - Miscellaneous ($250/month)
   $    640 - Transportation ($80/month)
*Estimated expenses based on 2 semesters (5 courses per semester) in a Bachelor of Arts program . 

Scholarships for minority students at US institutions: http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/college-scholarships-for-minority-students/ 

Congratulations Class of 2016!

3 Dover Bay grads Because of generous donors, 339 accomplished and deserving high school graduates recently received 447 financial awards (scholarships, bursaries, awards), totaling $500,750, to continue their education at a college or university. Local donors contributed $337,000; the Ministry of Education provided 131 scholarships (District Dogwoods) of $1,250 each.

Thank You Donors for your continued financial support of students at Nanaimo-Ladysmith Public Schools. You make a real difference in the lives of local young people and help make dreams come true!  To view award recipients and donors, please click links below.

Dover Bay Secondary John  Barsby Secondary
Ladysmith Secondary Nanaimo District Secondary
Wellington Secondary Woodlands Secondary
Learning Alternatives District Dogwoods


To find out how you can establish a financal award, please contact Crystal Dennison, NLSF's Executive Director, 250-753-4074.

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We work with: Cash donations, Memorial gifts, Endowment/Wills, Life Insurance policies, Securities
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