Scholarships

Scholarships

These awards are sponsored by the Parent Advisory Council and were established in 2005. The deadline for these applications is April 15th of the current school year.

PAC Scholarship

Number of Awards: 3

Top Academic
Trades and Technical
Arts and Humanities

Amount of Award: $500.00

Eligibility: Open to Gr. 12 students who attended SCIDES as a fulltime student for Grades 11 and 12.

Criteria:

Top Academic:
Have achieved a minimum of 86% in all courses, and have demonstrated good character and citizenship.

Trades and Technical / Art and Humanities:
Have achieved a minimum of 75% in all courses, and have demonstrated good character and citizenship.

Selection Process for all awards: Selected by the School’s Student Achievement Committee.
Special Conditions: This award is paid directly by the donor. A letter of reference, from a non-relative, which indicates the student’s characteristics of honesty, trustworthiness, reliability and good character is required.

The award is conditional on enrolment in any program that is six months or longer in duration at a recognized post-secondary institution. The student must enroll in the program no longer than one year following graduation.

Bursaries

Bursaries

Please feel free to visit the links provided below for bursary information.

SCIDES PAC Bursaries

These awards are sponsored by the Parent Advisory Council and were established in 2005. The deadline for these applications is April 15th of the current school year. Open to Gr. 12 students who attended South Central Interior Distance Education School as a fulltime student for Grades 11 and 12.
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RBC Aboriginal Student Awards Program Bursary

The Royal Bank of Canada Aboriginal Student Awards Program was launched in 1992 to assist Aboriginal students to complete post-secondary education, and provide an opportunity for RBC to strengthen its relationship with the Aboriginal community. Selected students are awarded up to $4,000 each academic year for two to four years to use towards tuition, textbooks, supplies and living expenses.
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For more Scholarship informaiton: CLICK HERE

Local Community Resources

Scw’exmx Child & Family – 250.378.2771
85 Hwy 8 West
Merritt BC, V1K 0A7
Website: scwexmx.com

Scw’exmx Community Health – 250.378.9745
PO Box 3090
Merritt BC, V1K 1B8
Community Health Association of BC
Website: www.schss.com

Nicola Tribal Association – 250.378.4235
More information

Nicola Family Therapy – 250.378.9222
2185A Voght Street
Merritt BC, V1K 1R6

Ministry Child & Family – 250.378.1476
2180 Coutlee Avenue
Merritt BC, V1K 1B8
Website: www.gov.bc.ca/mcf/

Contact Info

Community Learning Centre

Meet the Staff
Location: 2475 Merritt Ave., Merritt, British Columbia
Phone: 1.250.378.2157

South Central Interior Distance Education School

Meet the Staff
Location:
2475 Merritt Ave., Merritt, British Columbia
Phone:
1.800.663.3536 or 250 378 4245

School District No. 58 (Nicola-Similkameen)

Visit Website
Location: 1550 Chapman Street, Merritt, British Columbia
Phone: 250-378-5161 or 1-800-778-3208

District Principal of Aboriginal Education

Shelley Oppenheim-Lacerte
so-lacerte@sd58.bc.ca

First Nations Support Worker for CLC and SCIDES

Sharon Antoine
santoine@sd58.bc.ca