Author Archives: Adrienne McChesney

About Adrienne McChesney

Adrienne McChesney is a teacher and writer currently living Vancouver, BC, with her husband and two children.

Dogwood Awards – $1250

Dogwood scholarships of $1250 are offered by the provincial government to graduating students at Alpha who have demonstrated achievement in one of the following areas: Indigenous Languages and Culture, demonstrated at school or in the community Fine Arts (including Visual Arts, Dance, Drama, and Music) Applied Skills (including … Continue reading

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Are you planning on attending BCIT next spring?

2017 – 2018 BCIT ENTRANCE AWARDS The following Entrance Awards are available to students who are planning to attend BCIT commencing April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018. Up to 25 BCIT President’s Entrance Awards, available only to current High … Continue reading

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BC Technology Scholarship

This is a reminder that applications close in 2 weeks for the 2017 BC Tech Scholarship! Established in 2005, the industry-funded BC Technology Scholarship Program is proud to provide grants to students who have a proven passion for technology, a … Continue reading

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Scholarship Recognition at the Leaving Ceremony

If you have been offered scholarships, bursaries or awards, let Ms. McChesney know in person or by email by May 5th, so that your achievements can be recognized at the School Leaving Ceremony! Even if you do not plan on … Continue reading

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Do you have Italian Heritage?

The Confratellanza Italo-Canadese was founded in 1904 and is committed to the preservation of Italian cultural heritage and contributing to the enrichment of the multicultural community in the Greater Vancouver area. This year the association is offering several $1,500 scholarships … Continue reading

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Clean Energy Scholarship – $1000

Clean Energy BC is offering their first scholarship of $1000 for a graduating student that wants to pursue a future in clean energy at a post-secondary institution. The deadline to apply is less than a month away, on May 15th 2017. … Continue reading

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Equality Scholarship – $1000

New to the program this year is our Equality Scholarship powered by Discovery Foundation, which aims to support the education of underrepresented groups in the community. The goal is to develop not only a diverse but inclusive workforce where everyone … Continue reading

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