International Pacific Halibut Commission Merit Scholarship
June 15, 2023
- Scholarship Description
The International Pacific Halibut Commission funds several Merit Scholarships to support university, technical college, and other post-secondary education. The scholarship fund has been established to assist the further education of Canadian and U.S.A. students connected to the Pacific halibut fishery. Generally, a single new scholarship valued at $4,000 (USD) per year is awarded every two years. The scholarships are renewable annually for the normal four-year period of undergraduate education, subject to maintenance of satisfactory academic performance. A Scholarship Committee composed of industry and Commission representatives reviews applications and determines recipients based on academic qualifications, career goals, and relationship to the Pacific halibut industry.
Applications now being accepted. Awards will be available for educational entrance or continuation in fall of this year. All materials must be received by June 15th. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.