Scholarships and Bursaries

Community Bursary

Credit Unions of BC Bursary Program

Westminster Savings is proud to help BC students reach their post-secondary education goals through the Credit Unions of BC Bursary Program. Submit your bursary application today and get help towards funding your future!

To qualify for funding, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be able to demonstrate financial need.
  • Reside in BC and be a Canadian Citizen, a permanent resident of Canada, or designated as a protected person.
  • Have proof of post-secondary enrolment in an academic, vocational, technical, or technological program and transcripts. Please note: graduate and post-graduate students are not eligible.
  • Enrolment must be in a public Canadian post-secondary institution at the time of application. Applicants attending accredited private institutions will only be considered if their chosen program is not offered at a public institution. In this case, applicants must provide a statement as to why they are not attending a public institution, as well as a receipt for tuition.

For full details on how to apply, visit the Credit Union Foundation of BC website here.


Important Deadlines:

If attending:

Application open for submission:

Application Deadline:

Award Notice:

Fall semester

September 1

October 15


Winter semester

January 1

February 15


Spring/Summer semester

May 1

June 15