There are many scholarships for Courtenay students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Courtenay, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Courtenay students in the following categories:

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Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Deadline: Jun 25, 2024
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge is an annual global competition for students to inspire creative thinking about science. Students ages 13 to 18 from countries across the globe are invited to create and submit original videos (2:00 minutes in length maximum) that bring to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics. The submissions are judged on...

Lift Parts Express Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2024
To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship you must be either:A Current Senior in High School or a Freshman or Sophomore in College/UniversityBe a legal resident of the United States or CanadaEnrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2024Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline.

Got a Spine Scholarship

Deadline: May 02, 2024
To be eligible for the Arctic Chiropractic "Got a Spine Scholarship" a student must:1) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2024.2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2024.3) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.4) Be a U.S. or Canadian resident.5) Be attending a...

Scotiabank Scholarships

Deadline: May 03, 2024
Scotiabank's $60,000 investment is divided into 16 x $3,750 Scholarships in 4 Themes across 4 Regions.Four (4) Scholarship RegionsAlberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, NunavutAtlantic Canada, QuebecBritish Columbia, YukonOntarioFour (4) Scholarship ThemesCarefully review the Application Form for specific application requirements.Diversity ScholarshipFour (4) Winners x $3,750Financial Wellness ScholarshipFour (4) Winners x $3,750Future Women Leaders ScholarshipFour (4) Winners x $3,750STEM ScholarshipFour (4) Winners...

MADD Canada Youth Bursary Fund

Deadline: May 31, 2024
MADD Canada has restructured our bursary program to have more meaningful impact on students’ lives.  Beginning in 2016, one(1) bursary of $10,000 will be awarded to the applicant with the highest score in honour of Louise Joanne Twerdy.  Additional bursaries in the amount of $5,000 will also be available. Winning applicants may not reapply in subsequent years.Criteria: MADD Canada’s Bursary...

Hereford Youth Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 01, 2024
Support excellence in ongoing studies in any undergraduate program leading to a career related to the livestock industry.Eligibility: applicants must becurrent or past member of CJHA or have a connection to the Hereford cattle breed demonstrated through a letter of recommendation from an active member of the Canadian Hereford Association, not related to the applicant,be registered for ongoing studies in...

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The town of Courtenay, BC, was named after the Courtenay River, which was originally named for the captain of the British ship HMS Constance, George William Courtenay. The town of Courtenay was amalgamated in the year 1915 and became a city during 1953.

There are many tourist attractions in the city. Amongst them comprise the Courtenay and District Museum and Paleontology Centre, Mount Washington Alpine Resort, The Comox Valley Art Gallery, and the Island Music Fest. The Courtenay and District Museum and Paleontology Centre provides fossil tours of historical exhibits and fossil tours. Mount Washington Alpine Resort is the biggest commercial ski area in the island of Vancouver. Wintertime brings numerous individuals for seasonal sports, like for instance snow shoeing, sledding, snow tubing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, and skiing. Summertime finds individuals bike riding and hiking. The COMOX Valley Art Gallery was founded by a group of artists as the Central Island Arts Alliance, under the umbrella of the Comox Valley Community Arts Council. The Island Music Festival is the largest music fest in Vancouver. The event takes place at the Comox Valley, and a lot of audiences and performers gather for three days of music and camping. It features local crafts, visual art exhibitions, and promoted and organized performance arts and festivals.

The group accountable for organizing the use of all the parks and school playing fields situated in the city of Courtenay is Courtenay Recreation. Some of the parks that they operate comprise: Bill Moore Park, Lewis Park, Martin Park, Puntledge Park, Valley View Park, Woodcote Park, Simms Park, Lagoon Park/Riverway and Standard Park. Dog lovers must also be warned that dogs within parks should be leashed and only make use of the perimeter areas of Lewis, Valley View, Mission, Bill Moore, Woodcote and Martin Parks. People with special needs could likewise encounter recreational activities provided by the Special Needs Recreation Program.

The Comox Valley is considered a fast-growing rural community. It has various economic drivers across some communities, and is considered to be the most diversified on the island of Vancouver. Some of its most active business sectors comprise: Agrifood and Beverage Processing, that is really the few remaining areas in British Columbia obtainable for agrifood ventures. Air transportation is likewise a fast-growing industry, with a 229 percent increase ever since 2000, as opposed to various BC's entire airports to just 9 percent. Its expanded facilities make it an ideal player in the air cargo business. Knowledge-based and environmental} technology is also strong within the city, as well as resort development and value-added wood processing (value-added niche wood products like for instance hardwood flooring, custom furniture, and cabinetry manufacturing). Additionally, the film industry is experiencing incredible development, since the Valley provides different and numerous scenery that could be utilized for film locations.