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Arnel Aliwalas

Transfer Scholarship Recipient

Energized by Electronics: Educating Students for the 21st Century The Ike Barber Transfer Scholarship supports Arnel Aliwalas in his Technology…

Eunice Joe

Aboriginal Award Recipient

The Chosen One: Improving Life for BC’s First Nations Peoples An Aboriginal Student Award means Eunice Joe can keep building…

Nicole York

Transfer Scholarship Recipient

A move to Victoria marks the start of a new adventure for transfer student Nicole York. Born and raised in…

Devon Fear

International Scholarship Recipient

Devin is currently enrolled in the undergraduate program in Sustainable Business at Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC.  He received…

Brettany Makuch

Aboriginal Award Recipient

From Curious Volunteer to Cancer Care Specialist An Aboriginal Award enables Brettany Makuch to expand her training Brettany Makuch’s desire…

Ashleigh Giffen

Aboriginal Award Recipient

University is a space for academic exploration, but its impacts often reach far beyond the books. For University of British…

Adia Van Burren

Transfer Scholarship Recipient

Adia went to high school in Grand Forks, B.C. but, relocated to Kelowna in 1998 to study Arts and Business…

Teresa Oyer

Transfer Scholarship Recipient

Teresa Oyer is determined to become a nurse and a recent scholarship from the Irving K. Barber British Columbia Scholarship…

Terry Fox

Aboriginal Award Recipient

Undertaking a PhD program is the challenge of a lifetime. It’s expensive, all-encompassing and for Aboriginal student Terry Fox, it…

Nathan Sletten

Aboriginal Award Recipient

The 2015 school year was made a little more manageable for health sciences student Nathan Sletten who was awarded a…

Pamela Langevin

Teacher Education

Pamela Langevin is in enrolled in the Bachelor of Education Post-degree Professional program at the University of Victoria. This program…

Codie Lavoie

Aboriginal Award Recipient

Pursuing a career in medicine is expensive, time consuming, and extremely difficult. For Codie Lavoie that journey was made a…

Veronica Plihal

Transfer Scholarship Recipient

A move from Courtenay to Victoria was made a little smoother for psychology student Veronica Plihal after she was awarded…