Financial Aid
2019/2020 Entrance Bursaries

Complete one application for any of these Entrance Bursaries-Deadline to apply is August 15, 2019

Career and Job Fair Entrance Awards

The Career and Job Fair Entrance Award is for students entering into the Business Administration or Bachelor of Business Administration Program for the first time. Two awards of $1,500  will be presented to students entering directly from high school and four awards of $1,500 will be awarded to a mature student over 20 years of age entering college for the first time.

Chevron Canada Resources/Molnar Bursary

The Chevron Canada/Molnar Entrance Bursary is to be awarded to a female or male student in financial need entering into the Engineering Program at College of the Rockies with plans to continue to a degree program and pursue a career in engineering. Financial need and academic achievement may be considered. Preference will be given to a female or a single parent.

College of the Rockies Entrance Award for Licensed Practical Nursing

The College of the Rockies Entrance Award for Licensed Practical Nursing is for new students entering the Practical Nursing program in September.

College of the Rockies Entrance Awards for University Studies - Arts and Sciences

College of the Rockies Entrance Awards for University Studies - Arts and Sciences is for new students entering University Studies in Arts or Sciences for  Fall 2019-20

newJM Fleming Entrance Bursary

This new $250 bursary is being offered this year to a mature student from the East or West Kootenay entering any Health Sciences program for the first time and has demonstrated financial need.

Professional Cook Training Entrance Bursary- awards up to $1,000

The Professional Cook Training Entrance Bursary is for new students entering into the Professional Cook Training program - Cook 1 in September 2019.

newGUARANTEED MINIMUM $500 BURSARY!

Eligibility and How to Apply:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be a  student entering Cook 1 of the Professional Cook Training program at College of the Rockies for the first time
  • Submit a completed application form before August 15, 2019 for the fall semester

2019/20 Entrance Bursaries for Kootenay Residents only!

Brandon Salviulo Memorial Scholarship

This $1,000 entrance award is for a female or male student form the East or West Kootenay in financial need entering into the Fire Services Training program. Financial need, volunteerism and community spirit will be considered.


Elk Valley Resident Entrance Bursary

Elk Valley Resident Entrance Bursary

The Elk Valley Resident Entrance Bursaries are open to first-year students entering a full-time post-secondary program at College of the Rockies.  Elk Valley Resident Entrance Bursaries, ranging from $250 tuition bursary to $1,000 tuition bursary, are available to students who demonstrate financial need.

Kimberley Resident Entrance Bursary

Kimberley Resident Entrance Bursary

The Kimberley Resident Entrance Bursaries are open to first-year students entering a full-time post-secondary program at College of the Rockies.  Kimberley Resident Entrance Bursaries, ranging from $250 tuition bursary to $1,000 tuition bursary, are available to students who demonstrate financial need.

. Kootenay Resident Entrance Bursary

Kootenay Resident Entrance Bursary

The Kootenay Resident Entrance Bursaries are open to East or West Kootenay first-year students entering an eligible full-time program at College of the Rockies.  Kootenay Resident Entrance Bursaries, ranging from a $250 to $1000 tuition bursary are available to students who demonstrate financial need.

*Eligibility and How to Apply for these awards

  1. Fill in the Entrance Bursary Application form for any of these awards
  2. Print and submit your completed form to the College of the Rockies, Financial Assistance and Awards Office by August 15, 2019.