Highland Bursary Information

There are many bursaries and scholarships offered outside of this booklet.  Please check in the Counselling Centre or the school you plan on attending for more opportunities.

New Opportunity: 

Face of Today Foundation

Apply now to Face of Today's Self-Investment Scholarship! Two multi-year $5,000 scholarships towards post-secondary schooling are available to those eligible, who submit an essay on how they have invested in their mental health and well-being during a time of crisis. 


The Self-Investment Scholarship is eligible to students:

  1. a. Graduating from Grade 12 or a successful high school graduate

    b. Accepted or enrolled in a recognized college or university program, job skills training program, apprenticeship program or other vocational program (proof of enrolment will be required for final payment)

    c. Able to demonstrate the need for financial assistance for their study program, and

    d. Submit an application form including a 2500 word essay about a time when you prioritized or invested in your mental health and wellbeing during a time of crisis

    DEADLINE: This application MUST be submitted by Tuesday August 4, 2020 to be considered 

    Recipients will be contacted by August 12, 2020.


Visit: http://www.faceoftoday.ca/selfinvestmentscholarship to submit your essay.


Face of Today was created in 2009, with the hopes that all youth and their communities have access to mental health resources and education. In 2019, the Face of Today Resource Centre was opened in Gastown, to provide programming in arts, fitness and wellness to at-risk youth. Our mission is to invest in strategic partnerships with aligned organizations, co-creating and delivering youth-centered programs that foster resilience, personal development, and a mindset of giving back.