International Education Scholarships and Awards
The Ministry of Education provides international education scholarships and awards to:
- Promote the development of intercultural knowledge and skills for B.C. students and teachers
- Develop and strengthen relationships with foreign partners
- Promote the recruitment of French language and French immersion teachers to B.C.
Select one of the following scholarships and awards to learn more and download the application/nomination forms:
- Student Exchange and Mobility Award (Updated for 2018/19 application)
- Teacher Exchange and Mobility Award (Updated for 2018/19 application)
- International Student Ambassador Scholarships for K-12 Entry and for Post-Secondary Entry (Updated for 2017/18 application)
- BC-China Award of Excellence for the Study of Chinese (Updated for 2017/18 application)
- Visiting French Teacher Placement Scholarships (Updated for 2018/19)
- Visiting French Teacher Training Scholarships (Updated for 2018/19)
The British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE) administers the scholarships and awards on behalf of the Ministry of Education. BCCIE receives applications and nominations, participates in the adjudication process, and distributes funding to successful recipients.
The scholarships and awards are administered taking regional considerations into account.