Application Procedures

The application period for the 2016 Ike Barber Transfer Scholarship is now closed. All applicants were notified by email on April 27, 2016. If you did not receive the email, check your junk folder and/or email us at

The Ike Barber Scholarships are designed for students who, after completing one or two years of study at a B.C. public post-secondary institution, will transfer their credits into full-time studies at another public post-secondary institution in B.C. to complete their degree. The award is valued at $5,000.

Successful applicants demonstrate academic merit as well as significant involvement in their community and/or school. Please determine whether you are eligible to apply for this scholarship according to the eligibility criteria.

The 2016 Ike Barber Transfer Scholarship is open to students who will transfer to a new institution between May 1, 2016 and April 30, 2017.  

Applications for the Ike Barber Scholarship include:

  • A completed application form.
  • An unofficial transcript from your current ("sending") institution. (Your sending institution will verify your grades and transferable credits).
  • Official transcript(s) from any other institutions where you have earned transferable credits.
  • Two completed Reference Forms attached to your application.

Completed applications and reference forms must be submitted in hard copy to the Financial Aid & Awards office at your current institution by February 15, 2016.