This award is administered by the Board of Directors of the Whistler Spirit Run and financed from the proceeds of the Whistler Spirit Run. The competition for this award will be closed at midnight on Saturday February 28, 2015.
Eligible applicants must be residents of BC and be matriculating students progressing to post secondary study. The Bursary will be awarded to individual(s) who have: demonstrated exceptional ability and show considerable promise in Track and Field, Road or Cross Country Running (Athletics): demonstrate financial need: have attained an acceptable academic record: and have demonstrated qualities of character, leadership and volunteering.
The award amount is based on available funding from the Whistler Spirit Run. ($500.00 minimum)
- Submit a brief biographical letter noting family background, educational history, future plans, as well as career or vocational aspirations.
- Provide (3) three letters of reference: one from each of teacher/counselor, Athletics coach and one other appropriate source.
- Submit a verified statement of marks.
- Complete and submit the accompanying application and Athletics Achievements form. Click hereto download the bursary form.
The award(s) will be announced in March of each year.
The award(s) will be paid directly to the selected student-athlete. It may be used for school or athletic purposes.
Applications should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org