How to Apply for a Scholarship
We select our candidates carefully, with a list of qualifiactions and a personal interview. Why? Because Launchpad is a comunity and we are welcoming you in. We are new Canadian’s helping new Canadians. We want to select not only the needy and deserving, but also those whom we believe would be excited to pay a generous gift forward, when they are able, to another person in the same need.
Pay It Forward
This is the principle idea behind Launchpad. It is our hope that in the future, we will be funded and run, completely our alumni. New Canadians helping new Canadians.
How to Qualify
Must be new to Canada (less than 6 years)
Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or convention refugee
Must be a resident of, or student on, Vancouver's North Shore
Be 18 years of age or older
Must be, or will be, registered in an educational program
Must be willing to apply personal resources towards their educational goals
Those who have the motivation and drive to complete their education or a certification program
As a result of completing their studies, individual immigrants and refugees will directly benefit from Launchpad by being able to secure for themselves meaningful employment with a livable wage.
Get in Touch
If you believe you are a good candidate, please get in touch via email and we will send you an application and schedule a personal interview.