Lac La Biche - Plamondon Area

Students living in and around the Lac La Biche and Plamondon region may be eligible for the following awards.

This information is intended as a guide to awards, scholarships and bursaries. Efforts are made to maintain accurate and up to date information. However, awards, scholarships and bursaries change frequently as do the dates for making applications. To attain the most accurate and up to date information, please ensure you visit the actual web site representing the award, scholarship or bursary for the most up to date information. Most of the scholarships are competitive, meaning that eligibility does not necessarily guarantee winning the award.

 

Entire Region

Claude Gauthier Memorial Scholarship

Audience: Graduating student of either Plamondon or LLB (Ecole Plamondon School, Ecole Beausejour, or JAWS)
Sponsored by: Plamondon Co?op
Eligibility: Students who either themselves or their parents are members of the Plamondon Co?op Ltd. entering a post?secondary program relating to the field of business. Students are selected based on grade average, a letter of recommendation for school personnel, and an essay.
Value: One scholarship of $1,000; the first half received on the 1st of November, the second half paid in February of the following year.
Deadline: Check with Sponsor
Application Information: Claude Gauthier Memorial Scholarship

Jean Clark Memorial Scholarship

Audience: Graduating student of either Plamondon or LLB (Ecole Plamondon School or JAWS)
Sponsored by: The Board of the Jean Clark Memorial Scholarship Society
Eligibility: Students who are enrolled in a registered nursing program and who demonstrate determination and commitment, academic standing, and financial need.
Value: One scholarship of $1,000
Deadline: Check with Sponsor
Application Information: Jean Clark Memorial Scholarship

Ken Hodgins Memorial Rotary Citizenship Scholarship

Audience: Graduating student of either Plamondon or LLB (Ecole Plamondon School, Ecole Beausejour or JAWS); or live in the Lac La Biche Area.
Sponsored by: The Rotary Club of Lac La Biche
Eligibility: Students who are enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution.  Applicants will earn points for academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, citizenship and a career plan.  See details below.
Value: Three scholarships of $1,000 each
Deadline:  August 31st 
Application Information:  Ken Hodgins Memorial Rotary Citizenship Scholarship

LLB Gas Co-op Scholarship

Audience:  Graduating Grade 12 students going into post-secondary education, or to post-secondary students continuing their studies for an additional year.
Sponsored by: Lac La Biche Gas Co-op
Eligibility: Students who either themselves or their parents are members of the LLB Gas Co-op, entering or continuing a post?secondary program.  Selection is based on academic achievement, community/volunteer involvement, or field of study in no particular order.
Value: See scholarship sponsor
Deadline: Check with Sponsor
Application Information

The Elks & Royal Purple Memorial Scholarship Fund (*Audiology and/or Speech Therapy)

Audience: Graduate or undergraduate students enrolled in the study of audiology and/or speech pathology.
Sponsored by: Elks & Royal Purple Fund for Children
Eligibility: A number of scholarships awarded on the basis of academic achievement, references, and an essay outlining career goals. Preference is given to students who plan to work with children
Value: A various number of scholarships of $1,000
Deadline: Check with Sponsor
Application Information: Contact your local Elks Lodge or the Royal Purple Lodge for applications, or contact the Elks and Royal Purple Fund for Children @ 1?888?842?3557.

 

Plamondon

Richard Creelman - ACCESS Pipeline Scholarship Award

Audience: This scholarship is presented by Richard Creelman and ACCESS Pipeline in support of students pursuing post-secondary educational opportunities in a trades or vocations of their choice.  The sponsors of this award wish to recognize Ecole Plamondon School students who are passionate about trade or vocation related occupations.
Sponsored by: ACCESS Pipeline
Value: The annual scholarship will consist of a cash award of $1,000 and a certificate of recognition.
Deadline: May 1 of current school year
Application Information: See you school counselor or contact Alberta?Pacific at (780) 525?8000 

Alberta?Pacific Forest Industries Aboriginal Education Scholarship

Audience: Any Aboriginal individual residing within the Alberta-Pacific Forest Management area and its sphere of influence for at least one year prior to applying for the program.
Sponsored by: Alberta?Pacific Forest Industries
Eligibility: Applicants accepted in full time enrolment at a post secondary institution in a minimum two year program who demonstrate financial need, suitable attitude and willingness to participate in the program and maintain their course workload attendance leading to a recognized degree, certificate or diploma.
Value: The financial portion of the program will cover the cost of the individual’s tuition only for the duration of their academic pursuit to a maximum of five years.
Deadline: Check with Sponsor
Application Information: See you school counselor or contact Alberta?Pacific at (780) 525?8000