♦ The applicant must reside in the Cowichan Valley (within the boundaries of School District No. 79 –
♦ Be intent on pursuing a course of post secondary studies in the environmental field/sciences.
♦ Experience/involvement in nature and conservation pursuits with such organizations as Cowichan Valley
Naturalists’ Society, Stream Keepers, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Cowichan Community Land Trust,
Somenos Marsh Wildlife Society, etc. is a real asset in the selection of a successful candidate for this
♦ Submit a letter of reference from one of the above mentioned organizations to which the applicant has
experience or involvement if possible.
♦ The bursary will be awarded upon receipt, from the post-secondary institution, indicating that the
applicant has been successfully accepted (thus ensuring that the applicant’s grades are sufficient for that
♦ The successful applicant could receive the bursary (if graduating in June) for the following September or
BURSARY – $500
Please apply on SPECIAL APPLICATION FORM
JoAnn Leitch firstname.lastname@example.org