Financial Awards

Eligibility

New applicants from any country with following English assessment scores.

  • Students with the overall IELTS 6.5/TOEFL iBT 80/ CAEL 60 - $500
  • Students with the overall IELTS 7.0/TOEFL iBT 94/CAEL 67 - $1,000
  • Students with the overall IELTS 7.5/TOEFL iBT 102/CAEL 74 or above - $1,500
  • Students with the overall Duolingo English Test 120 or higher - $1,000

Application Process

None. This one-time scholarship is applied to the student’s tuition and credited to the student account. Students in receipt of this award will be notified upon enrollment. The award is automatically applied once the full-time student status is confirmed after add/drop date of the first semester. This award amount does not have cash value and cannot be refunded to students.

Eligibility

School District 70, 71 and 72 Grade 12 graduates who have applied to participate in following programs:

  • University of Victoria Guaranteed/Dual Admission through Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Engineering Foundation Certificate or University Transfer programs
  • Emily Carr University Guaranteed Admission in Fine Arts
  • Alberta University of the Arts Pathway program in Fine Arts
  • Vancouver Island University Dual Admission or Education Pathway including humanities, social sciences, and sciences through Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, or University Transfer programs
  • University of Northern British Columbia Dual Admission

Number

Up to 4 scholarships for each district. In order to be considered, applications must be submitted before June 01. Later applications will be considered only if the scholarships have not all been awarded. Apply early!

Amount*: $2,000

Application process

None. In the case of competitive selection, recipients will be selected based on their academic achievement and be informed of their selection to receive an award one month before the start of the program.

This one-time scholarship is applied to the student’s tuition and credited to the student account. The award is applied once the full-time student status is confirmed after add/drop date of the first semester. This award amount does not have cash value and cannot be refunded to students.

*subject to funding/availability

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants from NIC’s language pathway

Amount: $1,000 for each student up to 3 students each intake

Application process

One-page letter describing past journeys and future goals, with the submission of the letter sent directly to the Manager of International Enrollment and Recruitment at the time of application. Late application may be accepted based on availability of fuding, provided that the application is received before the start of NIC program.

This one-time scholarship is applied to the student’s tuition and credited to the student account. The award is applied once the full-time student status is confirmed after add/drop date of the first semester. This award amount does not have cash value and cannot be refunded to students.

NIC offers entrance awards for applicants from regions where NIC actively and selectively recruit new students. All applicants are automatically reviewed for this award, therefore no award application is required. Students in receipt of this award will be notified upon enrollment.

NIC is pleased to invite partner schools in ELAP-designated countries to nominate scholarship students. We strongly encourage you to review the ELAP website carefully prior to nominating students. NIC must receive completed applications by March 31 of the current calendar year. Late applications will not be accepted.

Please note: Do not apply on the ELAP website. NIC will apply once all your documents are complete and accepted. NIC will notify you directly if you are nominated for the scholarship.

To apply, please contact us at istudyabroad@nic.bc.ca

Questions? Contact Us today or email study@nic.bc.ca for more assistance.