Student Scholarships

BCRPA's DB Perks and Associates


Dbperks Commercial Aquatics Supplies ForwebBCRPA’s Student Scholarship Award Program began in 2001. We thank DB Perks and Associates for their generous support that now funds this program.

The purpose of the scholarship awards is to recognize and support BC students who have excelled in recreation and parks post-secondary programs, who have demonstrated strengths in academics, practicums, class participation, and team work. Award applicants have shown a commitment to recreation leadership that will help advance recreation and parks being embraced as essential to the quality of life of every British Columbian (BCRPA’s vision). The award is for graduating students from recreation and parks post-secondary institutions that are BCRPA affiliate members.

Value of the award:

Four awards are available each year. Each award is valued at $2,000 and consists of:

  • $1,000 cash,
  • free registration to the BCRPA Symposium including the day of the Awards presentation,
  • up to $300 travel and accommodation toward Symposium attendance.

Applications are closed.

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