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How to apply

‚ÄčTo apply for a Learning Award, you must submit a complete package by May 15, 2019. If you have any questions at any time about the process, contact us at

The package is to include:

  1. The application form that pertains to the award you are applying for
  2. Cover letter, signed
  3. Two reference letters, signed

    We recommend that your cover letter and reference letters are scanned and saved before you complete the application form. Incomplete or late applications may not be reviewed.

1. Application form

Preferred process

Click on the form for the award that you are applying for.

Complete the fields fully, and check the boxes that apply to you within the form. Leave any fields which do not apply to you blank. You will not be able to save partly-completed work.

Upload your cover letter and 2 reference letters. You may upload up to 4 files.

Click the SUBMIT button to send your completed package.

Also acceptable

Print the form, complete manually, and send with your letters included to the BVCF by mail. Package must be legible and must arrive by May 15, 2019.


Save the form as a pdf, complete it and email it with your letters attached to the BVCF. See this instructable:

2. Cover letter

Prepare a one-page cover letter introducing yourself, explaining why you are applying for the award, and highlighting your achievements, community activities and goals.

You must sign the letter. Scan, save as a pdf and upload with your application form.

3. Two reference letters

You must include two reference letters. References can be from current or past teachers, coaches, employers, mentors or others who are familar with your achievements. Your references should explain why you are a good candidate for the award.

Letters must be signed by the references. Scan, save as pdf documents, and upload with your application form.

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Bulkley Valley Community Foundation

PO Box 4584
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0
Phone 250-847-4356

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