Brooks Secondary School
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Scholarship Information


Block Awards and Brooks Major Awards:  
All Block Awards criteria and log sheets will be made available in early April. All self reporting sheets will be due May 26th at 12pm. 


Brooks Secondary: 2023 Scholarship Application Digital Copy

Provincial and National Scholarships:

Scholarships Canada

Scholar Tree

Holiday Break Scholarship List

Loran Scholarship: 

Now closed for 2023
The Loran Award supports promising young Canadians who show strength of character and a commitment to service in their communities, challenging them to fully realize their leadership potential. 


  • Grad in 2023
  • Average of 85%
  • Canadian Citizen
  • 16 years of age Sept 2022
  • Apply online through short video

Schulich Leader Scholarship (Brooks Nominee Due Jan 19th): Now Closed

Schulich Scholarship - Brooks Nomination Form Due Jan 19th to the counselling suite:  Schulich Scholarship Nomination Form - Brooks
The Schulich Leader Scholarship and Brooks nominee is someone who  achieves academic excellence, exhibits leadership qualities, may have financial need, and plans to pursue a career in the area of one of the following areas: technology, engineering, entrepreneurship, or applied specific research. 

Please visit the counseling suite for a nomination form 

Additional details can be found on the Schulich webpage. 

Schulich School of Business: Now Closed

External Scholarship and entrance scholarship are available here! 

Cmolick Foundation Scholarship: Now Closed

  • Apply before 9am on Jan 19th to Mr Brach or Mrs Larkin, nomination forms can be found in the counselling suite. A Brooks nominated student may apply with our Principals endorsement by Feb 7, 2023!   
    To learn more pls Visit Cmolick Fdn for more information

    $40,000 scholarship with addtional support and mentoring services included.
    To be selected by Cmolick the student must meet the following requirements: 

    • Be a current resident of BC
    • Have lived in Canada for at least 7 years,
    • Be in Grade 12 or a recent secondary school graduate,
    • Have demonstrated financial need,
    • Have faced adversity,
    • Plan to be a full-time student,
    • Be ineligible for the BC Tuition Waiver Program (for former youth in care),
    • Use funding for a post-secondary institution, trade or college, and
    • Be endorsed by their school principal (Mrs. Marshman will have a endorsement letter for the nominated student)

BC Excellence Scholarship: Now Closed

Nomination forms due to counselling suite by Thur Jan 19th 12pm  BC Excellence Nomination Form 2023
To be considered for the BC Excellence Scholarship, students must submit a nomination form to Mrs. Larkin or Mr. Brach.  If selected by the scholarship committee as Brooks BC Excellence nominee, the nominee will then complete an online application to the Ministry.  Recipient will receive a voucher worth $5,000 that can be reimbursed for post-secondary tuition paid. Eligibility requirements and application instructions can be found online at BC Excellence. Please note that a Brooks student must be nominated to apply through BC Excellence link online. 

Requirements for BC Excellence:

Students selected as conditional recipients of the BC Excellence scholarship must meet the following requirements by August 31 of their graduating year to be confirmed as a recipient and receive their scholarship voucher:

  • meet core eligibility requirements;
  • be eligible for a B.C. Certificate of Graduation (Dogwood Diploma);
  • fulfill the requirements of the B.C. Graduation Program; and,
  • have the following final marks.
    • Minimum β€œB” average in grades 11 and 12 courses required for graduation
    • Minimum "B" (73% or above) in Language Arts 12
    • Minimum β€œB” average, no more than one "C+" (67% or above), and no marks lower than β€œC+” in courses that fulfill graduation requirements for Science 11 or 12, Math 11, and Social Studies 11 or 12

Note: students may apply for both the BC Excellence scholarship and the Pathway to Teacher Education scholarship but they can only be awarded one.


To be considered for BCSSA students will need to have the application completed by April 14th, 2023. Applications and more information can be found here on the BCSSA Grade 12 Scholarship Page

BC School Sports:

Pathway to Teacher Education Scholarship: Now Closed

Applications due online through this LINK HERE by Feb 15th 2023. 

To be considered for the Pathway to Teacher Education please visit the online site and review all eligibility criteria. This Scholarship is awarded to 20 outstanding high school graduates who have demonstrated a commitment to and aptitude for a career in K–12 teaching. Recipients receive a $5,000 scholarship voucher that they can use to be reimbursed by the Ministry of Education for tuition paid after they are attending an approved K–12 teacher education program in B.C. There is no Brooks nomination form required in order to apply for this scholarship.

*Students have seven years to redeem their Pathway to Teacher Education scholarship vouchers; an expiry date is printed on each voucher and extensions are not possible.

BCIT Entrance Scholarships:

 More information about BCIT Entrance Awards please check out the website now, there is still time to apply!

Construction Foundation Scholarships:

Many trades-based scholarships and bursaries are available through the Construction Foundation

Storwell Bursary:
Applicant must have been a foster child with an official Canadian or American foster care program and agrees to having the above organization verify the same.
Will be enrolled as a full-time student at a recognized general/ vocational College or post-secondary institution in Canada or USA as of Sept 2022.
Canadian or American Citizen or Permanent Resident
Applicant must be 24 years of age or less at the time of application
Winner agrees to having his/her name, photo and post secondary institution displayed on the Storwell website.

This is the direct link to the online application, which outlines all eligibility requirements: 

VIU Presidents & Chancellors Entrance Awards:

IU President's Entrance Scholarship for High School Students, and  VIU Chancellor's Entrance Scholarship for Aboriginal Students process  will increase access to scholarships and awards for all students.  VIU continues to encourage applicants to VIU to complete their scholarship, award, and bursary (SAB) profile, including the option to upload any supporting documents: reference letters and more go here. Profile deadlines are: March 30th.

 Presidents Criteria:
Student must have 90% of higher mark in all Grade 11 and 12 academic courses (4 rigorous academics in each grade). 

Chancellors Criteria:
Student must have 90% of higher mark in all Grade 11 and 12 academic courses (4 rigorous academics in each grade). 

Tom Finnie Indigenous Trades Bursary:

Tom Finnie Indigenous Trades Bursary that will positively impact Indigenous students across BC.  A student can check out the Scholarships & Bursaries page of MDS' website.

Wanjara Nomad Collections Scholarship:

Wanjara Nomad Collections is offering 5 scholarships at $1300, open to any Gr 12  that has been accepted into a PSI for Sept 2023.  Find the application and details  here.

Joint Diversity Scholarship SOF:

Save-On-Foods is proud to have partnered with UFCW Local 1518 to establish a Joint Diversity and Training Trust to support and maintain a respectful and positive working environment. Our goal is to work collaboratively to promote diversity awareness and build strong, healthy and mutually beneficial relationships within the diverse communities that we serve.

Up to ten $1,000 scholarships are available and will be awarded to applicants who have promoted diversity awareness and acceptance in their community and have not previously received the Joint Diversity Scholarship.  This scholarship is available to students who are BC residents and are going to be pursuing post-secondary education at an accredited institution within the province of BC in the Fall.

Online applications will open on our website commencing January 1, 2023 and will close on May 1, 2023. 

BC Transplant Scholarship:

Grade 10 - 12 BC students can apply for one of the four $1500 "Live Life Pass It On" scholarships. It’s a great opportunity for students to demonstrate leadership by raising awareness for organ donation in their school or community. 

myBlueprint and Scotia Bank Scholarships:

$60,000 dollars in scholarship, 16 X $3750 broken up in four areas, click here to get more information and apply! 

BC Fairs Scholarship:

For more than 3 decades, the annual BC Fairs scholarship program has supported BC youth with over $50,000 in awarded scholarships. For an application please follow this link!

Algonquin College or Redeemer university:

Here are links to their first-year tuition contests: