Kamloops

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

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Loran Scholars

Deadline: Oct 11, 2023
$100,000
The Loran Award supports promising young Canadians who show strength of character and a commitment to service in their communities, challenging them to fully realize their leadership potential. In 2023-24, the Loran Scholars Foundation will offer up to 160 financial awards funding studies on Canadian campuses at the following three levels:LORAN AWARDSWith the support of a national network, up to...

$70,000
Since 1995, TD has awarded millions in TD Scholarships for Community Leadership to recognize students who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to community leadership. TD Scholarships for Community Leadership recipients receive up to $70,000 for tuition and living expenses as well as opportunities for paid summer employment, peer networking and mentorship. Supporting young community leaders is one way TD is...

$20,000
SME Education Foundation has awarded $18 million to over 5,000 students since 2005. Graduating high school seniors as well as students pursuing two-year, four-year or graduate degrees in manufacturing or engineering are eligible to apply for scholarships. In the past two years, the Foundation awarded a record number of scholarships to women and minorities as part of a new Diversity,...

Apprenticeship Service Program

Deadline: Mar 01, 2024
$10,000
With a shortage of skilled workers across the trade industry, the Apprenticeship Service Program makes it easier for small to medium-sized enterprises to hire first-year apprentices in specific Red Seal trades across Canada through financial incentives funded by the Government of Canada’s Apprenticeship Service, and in partnership with EHRC (Electricity Human Resources Canada).The Apprenticeship Service Program is designed to incentivize...

Young Heritage Leaders Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2023
$3,500
Canada Life is proud to sponsor Young Heritage Leaders, a program that fosters a sense of local pride, community involvement and volunteerism. Along with the Ontario Heritage Trust, they reward the young person whose leadership in preserving, protecting and promoting heritage is deemed to be the most exceptional with a $3,500 scholarship for post-secondary education. Note: Only individual nominees are...

Steel Intern Scholarship

Deadline: Oct 02, 2023
$7,500
Steel Intern Scholarship – PAID Summer internship followed by a US$7,500 one-year scholarship.These awards are preceded by a PAID summer internship at a North American steel producing or steel-related company.Up to 40 one-year awards.Premier Intern Scholarship – The top-scoring applicant of all received will be awarded the Premier Scholarship, a one-year scholarship of US$12,000 with a paid summer internship (summer...

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The beginning of Kamloops date back to the Secwepemc (Shuswap) nation of the Interior Salish language group, who were actually the very first people of the place. The first explorers from Europe came during 1811, when David Stuart was sent from Fort Astoria. The term "Kamloops" is the anglicized version of the Shuswap word, "Tk'emlups," which translates to "meeting of the waters." One more possible origin of the name comes from the French "Camp des loups" that translates to 'Camp of Wolves', likely spoken by fur traders.

For the several Kamloops residents, the BC Festival of the Arts Legacy Fund helps to assist the numerous areas of interdisciplinary arts, visual, media, literary, and performing arts in their competition, development, and presentation. This is done to develop an atmosphere for the cultural growth of underprivileged children between the ages of 5 to 18 years. Community Art Grants are funds given to aid non-profit organizations with projects which are related to arts and arts awareness promotions within the city. The Chamber Musicians of Kamloops are a network of supporters of chamber music and chamber musicians in British Columbia (Kamloops). The Kamloops Arts Council supports artists, particularly the talented ones. It coordinates the following activities: Art in the Park, Children's Art Festival, North Shore Artwalk, Downtown Artwalk, Lumiere Parade, Main Gallery, Extension Gallery, Wilson House Gallery, The Body Beautiful: Art Redefined, and Author's Showcase. It even provides: Kamloops Arts Council Main Gallery, The Wilson House Gallery or The Extension Gallery for exhibitions by local artists, Arts Council Grants for art groups and individuals, and High School Scholarships (Julia Appley Mitra Youth Scholarship). The Western Canada Theatre was incorporated in the year 1975, and assists in the development of performers through depending on artists of all disciplines from outside the Kamloops community. It produces a two play second stage series, a professional five play main stage season, and hosts one to two other pieces all through the season as well.

With a $37 million investment of the area, the Tournament Capital of Canada helped to build the premiere centre for international or national competitions, tournaments, and various first class facilities. Additionally, there is a skatepark which is literally a concrete paradise over 2,000 square meters of area. Four foot quarterpipes are in the upper decks so as to help increase the flow and speed of the skater, and various obstacles within the park will make the activity much more challenging than ever. The Kamloops Bike Riders Association, the City of Kamloops' Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department has already finished the initial stage of the Kamloops Bike Park, that is named: "The Kamloops Bike Ranch." The ranch is twenty six hectares, and is located between Valleyview and Juniper Ridge. What's more, the city of Kamloops has a dog sharing park. This particular place is also shared by cyclists, families, walkers, skiers, bird watchers, and joggers. Water parks even abound in the area. Anybody could choose from the McDonald Park, Albert McGowan Park, Prince Charles Park, or the Riverside Park.

Kamloops is North Thompson region's economic center. The residents here are able to take full benefit of living large and paying less. To assist entrepreneurs start or expand their businesses, Venture Kamloops helps a lot of residents. Construction within the city of Kamloops has hit its peak over the past ten years, with several of its current residential projects amounting to more than $2 billion.