GLENN SPARTZ SCHOLARSHIP
The Glenn Spartz Scholarship offers financial aid to students pursuing their Marine Mechanical Technician Apprenticeship (MMT) offered at BCIT’s Marine Campus on Annacis Island or the Motorcycle + Marine Technician Foundation Program at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo. The scholarship supports the ongoing need for qualified mechanical technicians in the recreational marine industry in BC, and is a collaborative initiative led by Boating BC with contributing partners from the marine propulsion sector including: Mercury Marine, Volvo Penta, Yamaha, Honda Marine, BRP/Evinrude, and Suzuki Marine.
The Glenn Spartz Scholarship is named in honour of a former Boating BC board member who was instrumental in establishing the MMT program. For additional details, you can read the full article here.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
We are no longer accepting applications for programs commencing in October 2019 and January 2020. Please watch this page as applications open for next intakes.
Applications are reviewed by Boating BC’s Marine Careers Committee; scholarships will be awarded based on each candidate’s individual need, at the sole discretion of the Committee and all decisions are final. The maximum value of any single scholarship is $2,000.
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