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Supporting students through philanthropy

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With the support of our partners and the generosity of our donors, BCIT empowers our students and alumni to shape British Columbia and inspire progress across the globe. Find out how. Read our latest stories and news.

Awards make a positive difference in the lives of BCIT students

October 21, 2021

When you’re 20 years into a career, it’s not easy to change your game plan. But as an amateur athlete...

BCIT women in trades leading the way on Mott Electric site

August 17, 2021

It isn’t very often that you find a female foreman on a job site. It’s even less often that she’s...

BCIT Mining student Holly Marr honoured with 2020 John Salisbury Memorial Award

July 13, 2021

Holly Marr knew from a young age that she wanted to play with rocks. “My parents had to stop me...

Generous $450K donation to help 100 Indigenous BCIT students embark on trades and tech careers

June 14, 2021

BCIT is pleased to announce a $450,000 donation from the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation, in conjunction with Seaspan and SRY Rail,...

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