Since 1996, the Salmon Arm & District Chamber of Commerce has granted an annual $500 scholarship to a student beginning or continuing their education toward a degree, diploma or certificate.

This scholarship is awarded to a student, who is beginning, continuing or returning to full-time studies (no age restrictions on scholarship applicants), and is:

  • A member in good standing of the Chamber of Commerce, or
  • A child or spouse of a Chamber member in good standing, or
  • An employee of a Chamber member in good standing, or
  • A child or spouse of an employee of a Chamber member in good standing, (provided the employment is full-time and permanent), or
  • A child or spouse of an employee of the Chamber itself.

To qualify, the student must be accepted to full-time studies at a Canadian college, university, technical or trade school, within the three western provinces. The student must prove high academic standing and financial need.


Applications for 2022 Scholarships are now Closed
2023 Applications will open in June of 2023


Past Scholarship Recipients

  • 2021 – Graham Baker
  • 2020 -Brody Butts
  • 2019 – Madeline Schipfel
  • 2018 – Dawson Hiemstra
  • 2017 – Leilani Pulsifer