Credit Union Foundation Awards

The Credit Union Foundation of British Columbia offers educational bursaries for post-secondary academic, vocational, or technological students who need financial assistance to complete their program of studies.


  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Applicants must be BC residents registered at accredited schools within BC
  • Acceptable grades (recent transcript required)

Application Rules

  • Apply at the beginning of your school year as the awards are not provided retroactively
  • Submissions that arrive after the deadline will not be considered
  • Only one application will be considered per student, per calendar year
  • Complete all sections; incomplete submissions will not be reviewed
  • Note the dates of acceptance and the deadlines below
Start Date Application Submission Award Notice
Fall Semester Sept.1 - Oct. 15 Mid-December
Winter Semester Jan. 1 - Feb. 15 Mid-March
Spring/Summer Semester May 1 - June 15 Mid-July

How to Apply

The Credit Union Foundation of BC
C/O 1441 Creekside Drive
Vancouver, BC  V6J 4S7

Notice of Award

  • The Awards Committee decisions are conveyed in writing to all applicants
  • If an award is granted, the cheque is sent to the recipient’s credit union for presentation

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