Apply for a scholarship

To qualify for a Canoe Kayak BC Scholarship, applicants must:

  • Have been registered as a competitive athlete with Canoe Kayak BC in the year of application.
  • Be a resident of the Province of British Columbia. 
  • Attending Post-Secondary in the Province of British Columbia.
  • Academic standings may be considered as part of the overall decision.

A completed application consists of the following elements:

  • Fully completed application
  • University registration verification
  • High school/university transcript
  • Essay describing your contribution to canoe or kayak and its impact on your life (max 500 words)
  • Up to 2 additional pages of supporting documents

The final selection of the recipients will be chosen by a committee of the board and scholarship donors. The scholarships will be presented at the Canoe Kayak BC Awards Banquet on October 19 in Burnaby.

Additional information and forms

  • Details on the 2019 Scholarship application will be posted in spring 2019.


Sandra Lewis, Communications, 778-689-9007, 

Mary Jane Abbott, Executive Director, 604-465-5268,