BCIT Entrance Awards

Entrance Awards recognize academic and non-academic achievements of students entering an eligible full-time BCIT program, including part-time and full-time Bachelor's degrees. The deadline for BCIT Entrance Awards is August 5 and January 6 each year.

2015 - 2016 Entrance Awards

2015 - 2016 BCIT Entrance Awards are for individuals who begin a program at BCIT program between April 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016.

The 2015 - 2016 Entrance Award information and application package for students entering programs between April 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016 is available for viewing and downloading:
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Any questions about your BCIT Entrance Awards application? Please contact Student Financial Aid and Awards at 604-432-8555.

Entrance Awards selection criteria

All Entrance Awards are adjudicated on a competitive basis. Selection is based on academic standing in secondary school and/or post-secondary studies. Other factors may be taken into consideration such as participation in school activities, community involvement and demonstrated leadership qualities. Where applicable, these additional criteria are listed under the Award-specific Information section in entrance award descriptions.

All BCIT Entrance Awards applicants are notified of decisions in writing.

BCIT President's Entrance Awards

BCIT President's Entrance Awards are available to students that have graduated from a B.C. Secondary School during the period September 2014 to June 2015. The selection of candidates is based on an evaluation of academic achievement, participation and contribution to school activities, leadership and citizenship as well as volunteer and/or community service. The BCIT President's Entrance Award can be applied to any full-time BCIT credential program.

The deadline to apply for BCIT President's Entrance Awards is August 5, 2015.

BCIT Entrance Awards application deadlines

BCIT Entrance Awards have two distinct deadlines which depend on when you begin your full-time studies at BCIT, and what program you are in registered in. Several BCIT Entrance Awards have a specific, singular deadline to apply for. The deadline for each BCIT Entrance Award is listed in the award description.

If there is not a specific deadline, the following general deadlines will apply for Entrance Awards:

The BCIT Student Financial Aid and Awards office is closed weekends and holidays. A deadline that falls on a day when the office is closed will be automatically extended to the next working day at 4 p.m.

Ready to submit your BCIT Entrance Awards application?

Submit your completed BCIT Entrance Awards application by mail, fax or email to:

Student Financial Aid and Awards
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Building SW1, Room 2132
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2
Tel.: 604-432-8555
Fax: 604-454-0941
Email: finaid@bcit.ca