Returning Student Scholarships and Bursaries

Applications for the following scholarships and bursaries are made available in March. They are awarded at the Baccalaureate service during the final chapel of the year. Application download coming soon.

CANADIAN BIBLE SOCIETY GREEK NEW TESTAMENT AWARD
This Bible is awarded to one student for proficiency in English and New Testament Greek, and in the public reading of the Scriptures. This award is made by the Scholarships & Bursaries Committee in consultation with the instructor of New Testament Greek. (Recipient is appointed by instructor of New Testament Greek courses. No application necessary.)

EARL SHUH MEMORIAL AWARD (MARRIED STUDENT AWARD) (1)
One bursary in the amount of $1,000 is awarded to a married student with a minimum 2.50 GPA in the previous semester, and demonstrated financial need for supporting Bible College education. The student should evidence promising potential for Christian ministry as perceived by the faculty, and the clearly-defined goal of graduating and entering full-time Christian ministry (excluding counselling). The student (or spouse) should be a member of The Evangelical Missionary Church. If no EMC member qualifies, the award may be offered first to a Brethren in Christ student who qualifies; then to a student of another denomination. If no student qualifies, the amount may be held by the College for one year, and any interest accruing may go to the operations budget of the College. The award is to be distributed in two disbursements ($500 at the beginning of each of the 2 academic semesters in the year.) If the recipient disqualifies, the second semester’s disbursement may be allocated to another eligible student.

EDWARD FANGRAD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS (2)
Two $500 scholarships are awarded annually to full-time students entering the fourth year of the BTh program (one to a Missions major, one to a Pastoral Ministry major).These scholarships are awarded on the basis of demonstrated interest in Field Education, academic achievement, including proficiency in public speaking.

EVANGELICAL MISSIONARY MEN’S FELLOWSHIP BURSARY (2)
Two $1,000 bursaries are awarded to students entering their final year of a degree program leading to full-time ministry. Preference will be given to students from the Evangelical Missionary Church. These awards are presented on the basis of spiritual maturity, godly character and financial need.

JIM HILL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS (3)
Three scholarships, one with a value of $350 and two with values of $300 each, are awarded annually to students pursuing full-time studies at EBC. These awards are presented on the basis of dedication to Field Education objectives, scholarship and financial need.

LIVING WORD CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN CHURCH SCHOLARSHIP (1)
This award of approximately $400 (depending on interest earned) is made to a student with ministry intent, and membership in the Congregational Christian Church of Canada. Preference is given to full-time students demonstrating a financial need. If a returning student, the eligible applicant must also have achieved a minimum grade point average of 2.5 in the semester prior to application.

MARY SCHMITT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (1)
One $75 scholarship is awarded annually to a student continuing in any year of the BRE Professional Studies with a concentration in Worship. Selection shall be made on the basis of Field Education involvement, commitment to music ministry, successful academic achievement and financial need. If no eligible student applies, this scholarship may be awarded to a student in any program with demonstrated gifting in music ministry.

REBSTOCK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (1)
One $250 scholarship is awarded on the basis of financial need, industry and Field Education activities.

RICHMOND-TELFER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS (1)
One $300 scholarship is awarded annually to full-time students entering the second year of B.Th. programs, demonstrating successful achievement in academic study and in Field Education.

THE HELGA STRANSKY MEMORIAL BURSARY (1)
This bursary of $200 is to be awarded preferably to a full-time EBC student who considers Hazelglen Alliance to be his/her home church. If no eligible student applies, a student who has shown initiative in leadership or involvement in ministries to seniors should be given second consideration. In the case where neither of these guidelines are met, the donor releases the awards committee to award the bursary to any other student they deem appropriate. A copy of the Helga Stransky Story is to accompany annually the letter notifying the recipient of the award.

THE HUGH HILL STUDENT LIFE LEADERSHIP AWARD (1)
This award, in the amount of $1,000, is made to a full-time student demonstrating ability in EBC Student Life leadership, integrity and compassion. The applicant must be enrolled full-time in an EBC program, preferably with a minimum 3.0 AGPA.

THE PORTER AWARDS (2)
Two awards of $500 are available to qualifying second or third-year students, one in missions and one in counselling studies, on the basis of character and commitment to missions service and people-helping.

THE STOUFFER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (1)
One award for $500 is available to a full-time student showing academic excellence and financial need.

THE TOM & CAROLYN DOW LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP (1)
This award, in the amount of $500, is made annually to a returning student demonstrating leadership ability, strength of character, and interest in full-time ministry. The applicant must be enrolled in any EBC program, preferably with a minimum 3.0 AGPA.

THE WARD SHANTZ, EDWIN PROSSER AND WILLIS HUNKING MEMORIAL AWARD (1)
This memorial award of $1,000 (plus fund interest) is made annually to a returning student demonstrating passion for the Great Commission, strength of character and interest in full-time ministry. Preference will be given to students with a minimum 3.0 AGPA and intending to serve in vocational pastoral ministry.

WOMEN OF EMMANUEL (1)
This scholarship, valued at $1000 is awarded each year to a returning, full-time, female student in a degree program on the basis of academic achievement, Christian character, and potential for impacting the world through her life and ministry. 

V.S. BRADEN MEMORIAL BURSARY (1)
This bursary of $200 is awarded on the basis of financial need.