Battle River Power Coop Scholarships

Annually, Battle River Power Coop offers up to five scholarships of $1,000.00 for dependents of members entering their first year of post-secondary study. Three scholarships are available for university degrees and two for diploma programs. The scholarships are awarded based on the applicant’s academic achievement, financial need, and involvement in their communities. Applicants must be a high school graduate of the previous or current school year and applications must be submitted before the second Friday of February each year.

In addition to a completed application, the following requirements must be met/included:

  • Be entering their first year of post-secondary study in a diploma or degree-granting program.
  • Be a high school graduate of the previous or current calendar year.
  •  Provide a transcript of marks for grades 10, 11, and 12.
  • Proof of registration must be provided as follows:
    1. Letter of acceptance and/or confirmation of registration in the program of studies
    2. A copy of the tuition payment receipt confirming enrollment.
                     (Note: The successful scholarship applicant must submit the receipt prior to the cheque being issued.)
  • Provide a letter of reference from the school principal, teacher or guidance counselor, enclosed with the application or sent separately.
  • Enclose a letter written by the applicant stating the need for financial assistance, the reason for choosing the program of
    studies, and a description of the applicant’s community involvement.

Please contact Battle River Power Coop toll-free 1-877-428-3972 to receive an application form or download the Scholarship Application.