UFV Trades Entrance Scholarships
DEADLINE: September 1
APPLICATION PROCESS: Apply online through your MyUFV account.
UFV Faculty of Applied and Technical Studies Annual Entrance Scholarship
AMOUNT: 3 scholarships @ $2,000 each - $1,000 towards tuition in the first semester and $1,000 towards tuition in the second semester (subject to successful completion of the first semester).
AVAILABLE TO: A student attending UFV as a full-time Trades student in the academic year immediately following their Grade 12 graduation.
Craftsman Collision Annual Entrance Scholarship
Two annual entrance awards were established in 2018 to be given out to students enrolled in the Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing program who have a passion for automobiles and the ambition to pursue a career in collision repair. Craftsman Collision was founded in 1977 by Bill Hatswell. It is the largest independently owned and operated auto body repair chain in Canada with over 40 locations spanning British Columbia to Saskatchewan. Craftsman Collision established these awards in recognition of their 40th anniversary and as an expression of their ongoing commitment to the automotive industry
AMOUNT: 2 scholarships @ $1,000 each
AVAILABLE TO: A student entering the Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Certificate (Foundation Program) through UFV's Faculty of Applied and Technical Studies. Student must provide a personal statement about their professional goals, relevant experience to the Automotive trade, volunteerism, aspirations of their interests, etc. Must be a Canadian citizen.
Neill MacGregor Memorial Entrance Scholarship
Donated by friends and family of the late Neill MacGregor. Neill MacGregor was a popular teacher, school trustee, and tireless promoter of agriculture and agricultural education. He worked in leadership roles with youth groups such as 4-H and Future Farmers of Canada.
AVAILABLE TO: First preference will be given to a student graduating in the year of the award from a secondary school in the Eastern UFV region. Secondary consideration will be a mature student residing in the area who has enrolled in the first year of a UFV Agriculture program. If there are no suitable applicants from the Eastern region, the scholarship may be awarded to a beginning student from elsewhere in the province.
Tourism Harrison Annual Entrance Scholarship in Hospitality Event Planning
AVAILABLE TO: Students entering the Hospitality Event Planning Certificate program at UFV in the academic year immediately following their Grade 12 graduation. The applicant must have a high academic standing in Grade 12 academic courses (the minimum requirement is a B average or 3.0 GPA).