What is the difference between a scholarship and a bursary?
A scholarship is awarded based on academic achievement and is paid directly to the institution. A bursary may be offered according to several criteria and may be paid directly to the student. We do offer both, but mostly scholarships
Who is eligible to apply?
Anyone who has studied in the SD 69 in the Oceanside area is eligible to apply
to mark the start of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, the women of CFUW PQ have organised a thoughtful, powerful, and moving tribute. The Red Dresses represent Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirit People of Canada, and are intended to raise awareness, and to support the survivors and families.Please visit either the Parksville City Hall or the Qualicum Beach Town hall, and take a few moments to contemplate the Red Dresses that have been hung in the public space. The dresses will hang from November 25 to December 10.thank you ... See MoreSee Less
The UN 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence campaign starts on November 25. Here is a little bit of history behind the campaign, and some of the commemorative dates to remember.CFUW PQ members will be honouring the campaign, both personally and collectively. We are organizing commemorative activities, and will post details here, and on our website (www.cfuwpq.ca). All are welcome to join us. ... See MoreSee Less
CFUW's 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence campaign is about raising awareness, opening the door for conversations, and honouring and supporting those women who have suffered abuse or violence as a result of their gender. Hopefully, by having these conversations, we can help to change outcomes.Let's look at some facts, and take a few moments to absorb the chilling reality of what many women are dealing with.No words are needed... ... See MoreSee Less
CFUW is launching its annual '16 Days Of Activism Against Gender -Based Violence' campaign, which runs from November 25 to December 10.The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an annual international campaign that begins on November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, and ends on December 10, Human Rights Day. It was started at the inaugural Women's Global Leadership Institute in 1991 and is one of the largest organizing strategies in the prevention and elimination of gender-based violence around the world.Everyone can participate in this campaign in their own chosen way, and over the next few weeks we will be sharing some ideas and suggestions with you on ways to do this....watch this space ... See MoreSee Less