Announcing WCMRC’s 2017/2018 Post-Secondary Scholarship

Since 1998, Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) has offered scholarships to students of family members involved in spill response on the West Coast.

This year we will again provide three $1,000 scholarships to students who are enrolled in a post-secondary program for the 2017/2018 academic year.

The selection will be based on the applicant’s academic performance, education and career goals, as well as their community and extracurricular involvement.

To apply, students need to submit a scholarship package ​by August 31, 2017. Please note that previous winners will not be eligible and only those selected will be contacted.


Student must be enrolled in a post-secondary program for 2017/2018 and must be an employee, or family member, of one of the following organizations:

  • WCMRC Member or Subscriber
  • WCMRC Response Contractor
  • WCMRC Employee

The scholarship application package should include:

  • A completed application form
  • A recent transcript or academic report (a scan or photocopy is sufficient)
  • An essay (described in the application form)

To download the application from click here.

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