Powell River

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

Powell River High School Scholarships
Powell River College Scholarships
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Scholarships

Loran Scholars

Deadline: Oct 12, 2022
$100,000
The selection of a Loran Scholar is unique in its attention to a young person’s character. We believe that integrity, courage, grit and personal autonomy are better indicators of overall potential than standard academic measures. To discover these traits, we administer the most comprehensive and thorough scholarship selection process in Canada. Tenable at 25 partner universities, the Loran Award is...

$20,000
The Women's Ministries Scholarship Program is established to give scholarships to women who are committed to serving the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church who would otherwise be unable to afford a Christian education. Scholarship awards are based on academic achievement, financial need, and community outreach. Specific amounts of scholarship awards vary from year to year and are dependent on...

Lift Parts Express Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2023
$500
To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship you must be either: A) A Current Senior in High School or B) A Freshman or Sophomore in College/University 1. Be a legal resident of the United States or Canada 2. Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2023 3. Submit a completed online application form prior to...

Got a Spine Scholarship

Deadline: May 02, 2023
$500
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 2023. 2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2023. 3) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year. 4) Be a U.S. or Canadian...

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$500
Eligibility: To be eligible for the "Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship" a student must: 1) Be attending college or university no later than January of 2023. 2) Be attending college or university on a full-time or part-time basis by January of 2023. 3) Have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year. *Note that you can be...

$2,000
Canada Post gives $2,000 grants to Indigenous Peoples who have renewed their educational learning. Find out how to apply for the award. Who can apply? You're eligible to apply if you: A) Are a Canadian and a member of a First Nation, Métis or Inuit community B) Have been out of school for 1 year or more and are returning...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Brooks Secondary
Brooks Secondary
Partners in Education Program (PIE)
Westview Learning Centre

The city of Powell River is located in the southwestern region of BC, but sits on the northern part of the Sunshine Coast. The city of River Powell is the seat of the Powell River Regional District. Most of the cities population resides on Malaspina Strait's eastern shores, that could be located between the Mainland and Texada Island. Even with the nearness to Vancouver and a few other densely inhabited cities, the community remains extremely isolated because of it's geographical surroundings. There are two intervening fjords which prevent the construction of an adjoining road connection together with Vancouver.

Visitors flock to Powell River because of its charming seaside setting, superb climate, and sandy beaches. Adventure travelers as well as families are guaranteed to find numerous outdoor activities and recreational sites to suit their requirements.

The regional district of Powell River runs all the way from Saltery bay to the south to Lund in the north. The city is boarded by the magnificent coastal mountain range on one side and the Georgia Straight on the other.

The cultural diversity of Powell River is well-known for it's interesting heritage, outdoor recreational activities, and Aboriginal tours. There are a few charming Bed and Breakfasts that are scattered all over the city of Powell River. The city of Powell River offers great opportunities for camping, hiking, fishing, scuba diving and kayaking.

Every year for around 1,760 hours, the sun shines. In addition, the city of Powell River has the mildest weather within the nation. The landscape is fantastic, with miles of hiking trails which lead to beautiful viewing sites and cascading waterfalls.

The city of Powell River hosts among the most premiere diving locales on the west coast. The waters are clear and beautiful and the strong currents in the Malaspina Straight add to the magnificence of the site. There are over 100 dive sites that have captured worldwide attention from scuba divers. There is one absolutely spectacular location that is surrounded by a ring of ten Liberty ships that were sunk offshore to protect the deep-water harbor in 1947. Marine life, such as wolf eels and giant octopi, seek shelter in a few of the sunken ships and create several fascinating sites for divers.

In the summer the area surrounding the city of Powell River sparks with wildlife like for instance raptors, bears and salmon. The black bears which inhabit the area normally avoid the city of Powell River, choosing to stay on the backwoods logging roads. Osprey, eagles, otters, and pine marten do not have the same preference and are usually found approaching the Sliammon Creek seashore. The Sliammon Fish Hatchery, situated roughly 3 miles north of the Powell River bridge, offers a superb view of both predator and prey.