Since 1998, Western Canada Marine Response has offered scholarships to students of family members involved in spill response on Canada’s West Coast.
This year we will again provide three $1,000 scholarships to students who are enrolled in a post-secondary program for the 2020/2021 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 14, 2020. The awards will be announced by August 28, 2020. 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 2020/2021 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)
Please submit your application by e-mail to Michael Lowry at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail:
Attention: Michael Lowry
Western Canada Marine Response Corporation
206 – 3500 Gilmore Way
Burnaby, B.C. V5G 0B8