♦ The student must have completed 3 full years of attendance at Bench Elementary, with preference
given to intermediate years. The student must have successfully completed his/her secondary school
education in S.D. # 79 (Cowichan Valley).
♦ Any contribution made by the student while attending Bench Elementary School shall be considered
and may be noted on a separate form along with his/her application.
♦ The recipient of the bursary shall be chosen from all eligible applicants on the basis of financial need,
academic achievement, and contribution made while attending Bench Elementary.
♦ The bursary award shall be presented to the chosen recipient upon proof of enrolment in any full-time
course of studies at a recognized post-secondary institution.
♦ The award must be used within 12 months of the recipient being notified of the award. However,
upon written request for extension of the 12 month period along with reasons for the request, the
Trustees shall give such request every consideration.
♦ Applications should consist of:
a) Special Application Form
b) School Declaration Form
c) Transcripts of Marks
BURSARIES 2 @ $ 500 or 1 @ $1000
Please apply on SPECIAL APPLICATION FORM
Joy Hachey – PAC Chair
c/o Bench Elementary School