The Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 133 is making Bursaries available to Tri-City High School graduating students.
Bursaries will be awarded to qualified applicants through the Legion Poppy Fund and are available to the children or grandchildren of Veterans and ex-service personnel. Financial need will also be considered.
Students without a Legion or Military affiliation are also eligible to apply for Bursaries that are available through the organizations Educational Fund.
Awards are based on financial need and good grade’s and applicant’s total family income cannot exceed $ 70,000 annually. This information is confidential and completed at the Branch interview.
How to find proof of Military Service will be supplied with applications directed to the Poppy Fund. This will help students to “shake the family tree” so to speak.
Applications are available through High School counsellors or from the Legion office at 604-942-8911. The deadline for receiving applications is Monday, June 12th, 2017.
Thank you for your interest. Do not hesitate to contact me if more information is needed.
Phillip Ranger – Education Committee Chair