The Alexandra Thorpe Award for BC Women (ATA) at $1000 is awarded to five women between the age of 17 and 64 living in accommodation subsidized by BC Housing. Alexandra Thorpe was a bright young woman whose goal was to return to school despite her struggle with depression and drug addiction. This award is a tribute to her spirited short life, offering hope for a and healthy future.
For basic eligible for a bursaries and awards, you must be:
1. Living in accommodation subsidized by BC Housing
2. Attending post-secondary school or vocational training in the coming year
3. Between the age of 17 and 64
4. Not receiving employment and Government assistance income