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École Riverside Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Forget everything you know about scholarships. This one’s different.

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The RBC Future Launch Scholarship could help you take your next step towards a better job. This Scholarship is for anyone from 15 to 29 who wants to learn something new… Could $1,500 make you more future ready?

Accepting applications all year. Submissions will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

The RBC Future Launch Scholarship

Award: $3,000 (various number of awards)


Each of the refugee awards is awarded to a refugee who has shown courage and determination while adapting to a new language and new culture in Canada. Each refugee award is valued at $3,000.

Each of the TCF refugee awards is awarded to an applicant who meets the following criteria.

  1. Entered Canada as a refugee
  2. Completed Grade 12 at a secondary school in British Columbia OR has completed high school equivalency, for example the GED.
  3. Studied English language [EL] in British Columbia or elsewhere in Canada. A transcript is required documenting successful completion of a minimum of one English language course.
    • Applicants who are secondary [high school] students are required to submit a mark transcript documenting completion of a minimum of one English language course in British Columbia or Canada.
    • Applicants who are not secondary students are required to submit documentation showing successful completion of a minimum of one English language course completed in British Columbia or Canada.
    • Please note that preference will be given to applicants who studied the English language [EL] in British Columbia.
  4. Wishes to study in a vocational or academic program at a post-secondary institution in British Columbia
  5. Has documented school and/or community volunteer service.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for the refugee awards is January 31st of each year. Successful applicants will be notified within six weeks of the application deadline


Grade 11's wanting to be considered for nomination from Riverside for the Morehead Cain are to hand in a personal letter to Ms. David at by May 31st.

What is the Morehead-Cain?

The Morehead-Cain is a four-year, fully funded educational experience for students of the highest caliber. It's also much more. Here are a few of the many benefits scholars receive: 

Life-changing summer enrichment and Discovery Fund experiences around the world

Immersion in a dynamic student body at a world-class university, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

A lifetime connection to an unparalleled community of Morehead-Cain Alumni living across the globe

Morehead Cain 2025 info.pdf


École Riverside Secondary School

2215 Reeve Street, Port Coquitlam BC
V3C 6K8
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