All applicants must:

  • Have taken one or more years off after high school to pursue other activities such as work or travel. Minimum not enrolled in any high school or post-secondary courses.
  • Have attained achievement (B average or higher) upon high school graduation (grade 11 and 12).
  • Be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident. 
  • Be accepted into an eligible Camosun College Post-Secondary Program and enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in the Fall semester.
  • Be able to demonstrate ways in which you have contributed to your community

 Application Process

  • Complete the Camosun College Entrance Award online application. Paper/printed applications will not be accepted. 
  • Applications will be accepted from May 1–August 1.  Late, incomplete or printed applications will not be accepted.
  • Adjudication of this award will be managed by the Financial Aid and Awards office. All decisions are final. 
  • Successful recipients will be notified by email by October 1.
  • Award will be applied directly to the student account. If tuition and fees have already been paid, the surplus amount will be refunded.


  1. Complete and submit one application only.
  2. Complete all required sections of the application.
  3. Upload your supporting documentation in PDF format. Mailed/faxed/emailed copies will not be accepted.
  4. Check for errors prior to submitting; NO CHANGES are permitted after submitting
  5. DEADLINE: Submit your application no later than 11:59 pm, August 1. Late applications will not be processed.