Some People Deserve a Special Kind of Support
If you’re a military member or military family member, a First Nations individual, someone who has had to deal with a lot of difficulty in life or has done a lot for your community, or someone who wants to study at our Kelowna campus, we offer a few scholarships that you might qualify for.
Learn about the different scholarships below and apply if you feel you qualify. Remember: It never hurts to try.
Military Family Members Scholarships Canada
CanScribe Career College is offering two annual $1,500 scholarships to any military member or military family member interested in applying for the Medical Transcription/Healthcare Documentation Program. To be considered for this scholarship, please submit a 1–2-page essay describing your personal motivation for applying, including background information, how this career choice will impact your life, your plan of action to complete the course and future aspirations.
Applications for the year are due by February 28th. If the scholarships have already been awarded in any given year, all military members and military family members who enroll in the Medical Transcription/Healthcare Documentation Program will be eligible to receive a free Dictation Program upgrade. Simply request the free upgrade upon your enrolment into the program.
This promotion is not available to Scholarship recipients.
The Robert Thompson Scholarship Fund
Criteria: Preference will be given to individuals who have overcome hardships in their lives and who have given back to their community through volunteering, such as:
- Long-standing involvement with charitable organizations especially working with homeless, seniors and other civic organizations
- Having overcome significant hardships as a youth
- Life-long commitment to helping others
Find out about Robert Thompson here.
CanScribe First Nations Scholarship
CanScribe is offering one $1,000 Scholarship to First Nations individuals interested in taking CanScribe’s online Medical Transcription/Healthcare Documentation Specialist training program.
To be considered for this scholarship, please submit a 1–2-page essay describing your personal motivation for applying, including background information, how this career choice will impact your life, your plan of action to complete the course, as well as your future aspirations.
Further details can be found here.
Bowen-Ripley Memorial Scholarships
These two $500 scholarships are in honour of two CanScribe instructors who have passed in recent years. Both women were regarded as professionals in the Medical Transcription industry and loved by students, graduates, and co-workers alike. The chosen awardees must highlight how working from home, as a Medical Transcriptionist, will help to change their life, their family’s lives, or how it will help their future.
Find out about Pat Bowen and Glenda Ripley here.
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If you’re interested in learning more about CanScribe’s training programs and a career in Healthcare, and exploring whether online distance education is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.
A helpful CanScribe Career College Admissions Representative will be happy to answer any questions and can help with everything from career paths to financial aid.