BC Government and Service Employees' Union is offering scholarships again this year to students who are related to BCGEU members and who are entering recognized programs in post-secondary institutions in 2016. Applications can be found at http://bcgeu.ca/member_resources_scholar
Zonta International established a Scholarship programme, Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA), in 1990. The program goal is to encourage more young women to participate in public affairs, commitment to the volunteer sector, evidence of volunteer leadership achievements and a dedication to the advancement of the status of women.
Young women aged 16-19 who demonstrate evidence of the following, are eligible to apply:
• Active commitment to volunteerism.
• Experience in local or student government.
• Volunteer leadership achievements.
• Knowledge of Zonta International and its programs.
• Advocating in Zonta International’s mission of advancing the status of women worldwide.