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

Penticton High School Scholarships
Penticton College Scholarships
Penticton University Scholarships


Kochhar & Co. Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
Kochhar & Co. Chartered Professional Accountant was founded in 2011 by Biki Kochhar, a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant, with a small office and a single staff member. Kochhar & Co. specializes in owner-managed corporations based in the Okanagan Valley, and has offices in both downtown Kelowna and Penticton.Eligibility:To be eligible for the "Kochhar & Co. Scholarship" a student must:Be attending...

Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Deadline: Apr 01, 2023
Though about 40% of the world’s workforce is women, according to data from the Inter-Parliamentary Union, only 25.7% of all national parliamentarians were female as of 1 September 2021. Because Zonta International believes that young women are the key to women’s advancement in the field of public service, it offers the Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award, which recognizes...

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Eligibility:To be considered eligible for the Global Lift Equipment Scholarship you must:A) Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US by no later than the Fall of 2023.B) Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.D) Be a resident of the...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.B) This scholarship is provided by In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

Lift Parts Express Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2023
To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship you must be either:A) A Current Senior in High School orB) A Freshman or Sophomore in College/University1. Be a legal resident of the United States or Canada2. Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 20233. Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline.

Odenza Vacations College Scholarship

Deadline: May 01, 2023
To be considered eligible for the Odenza Vacations College Scholarship you must:1) Be between the ages of 17 and 24 on September 1st, 2023.2) Submit an answer to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the May 1st, 2023 deadline.3) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.4) Be a resident of the United States...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Home Learners' Program
Penticton Community Christian
Penticton Secondary
Princess Margaret Secondary

The gorgeous city of Penticton is found within the Southern Interior of British Columbia in the Okanagan Valley. Penticton sits right between scenic lakes, Okanagan Lake and Skaha Lake, making it an ideal location for water sports, boating and fishing. Both lakes have beautiful beaches and thus the city has become an exciting tourist location. The population in 2010 was 37,721.

There are several recreational opportunities to be had all year round in Penticton. In the winter, Apex Mountain Resort provides challenging runs for the lots of skiers and snowboarders in the area. There is the Kettle Valley Railway Trail that provides a terrific opportunity for biking and hiking. The Skaha Bluffs are known for rock climbing. Throughout wintertimes, Penticton Vees, the BCHL hockey team, play. The PCSL soccer team is the Penticton Pinnacles and their season is from May until the month of July. Penticton is also home to Penticton Lakers, the KIJHL team.

Among the most recent constructions within the city is the South Okanagan Events Centre, that was the city voted 80.3% in favor by its people. The new, $73 million sports complex with convention center and arena can bring in big name concerts and productions to the the city of Penticton, like Cirque de Soleil. It can also possible serve as an early fall or summer training facility for the Vancouver Canucks. It is home to the BCHL's Penticton Vees. The hockey team is named in honor of the senior hockey team that won the Ice Hockey World Championships against Russia in the year 1955. The South Okanagan Events Centre opened during the month of September 2008 and has rapidly become a well-known stop on concert tours and other special events.

Penticton is within the hub of the Okanagan Valley wine tourism. The city of Penticton has access to 88 wineries within a one hour drive. Naramata is a city situated close by which had 22 wineries for the 2009 Fall Wine Festival.

For a historic and scenic trails, there is the Kettle Valley Railroad Trail Network, which consists of over 160 km of flat rail-bed trails. This area is ideal for both biking and hiking adventures. This trail is part of the Trans Canada Trail and it has become a well-known summer spot for day trips or longer overnight treks where individuals camp out along the way. In springtime 2011, the Penticton Aquatic Center was built in order to replace the Community Center pool. This new facility provides a relaxing and refreshing atmosphere for people who would like to participate in aquatic classes or just take pleasure in the health benefits of the sauna, swimming lanes and hot-tub.

The semi-arid climate gives the city with cold winters and hot summers. Precipitation on average is approximately 330 mm of yearly rain. Daytime temperatures in the summer usually reach 30 degrees. As humidity is relatively low, the evenings during summer are quite warm. The winters within Penticton are short. For approximately two months of the year, the mean daily temperatures average just below freezing. All through the whole year, the average daily maximum temperature remains above zero.