Essay Question:

There’s no doubt we’re experiencing a climate change emergency with catastrophic environmental impacts. According to some Canadian environmental scientists,

“We know that, as a species, we caused this. And, as a species, we can reverse it — to a certain extent”

McKeen, A. The Star. Aug. 10, 2021

From the perspective of your current field of study, please tell us some of the ways you envision an equitable transition to a clean, green economy that will address climate change while providing Canadian workers with well-paying, sustainable jobs.

All of the following information MUST be included in your submission to the KDLC Bursary Committee

  1. Application form
  2. Transcript of your grade standing
  3. Confirmation of your enrollment in a PUBLIC education institution in 2020/2021. If you are waiting for enrollment confirmation, please send a letter stating you are waiting for the confirmation and if you are chosen for a bursary, the confirmation will have to be shown before you will receive the bursary.
  4. A double-spaced typed essay of 750-1000 words on the following topic. This essay shall be the basis for awarding the bursary.
  5. Please submit all the above information to the address below before November 12, 2021, by 5:00pm. The Committee will ONLY accept Bursary applications by mail to:

Bursary Committee
Kamloops and District Labour Council
Kamloops, BC
V2C 5K9

Please ALSO send a copy of your bursary application and your answer to the question to, clearly marked KDLC Bursary – (Your name). This is to make sure we get all the applications in a timely fashion.

Please download the information and application, attached to this post: