International Students

coming from College or University

William Hamilton Transfer Entrance Scholarship

Amount Awarded: $10,000


The William Hamilton Transfer Entrance Scholarship is offered to incoming undergraduate students who are transferring from a BC College or BC Teaching University (former BC Colleges; see below) with high academic achievement and who have made significant contributions to their school or community; demonstrated excellence in athletics and/or the arts; and have distinguished themselves as leaders.  Applicants must have a minimum transfer average of 3.50 (not rounded up).

Applicants must provide us with their grades by the deadline date.

  • Value: $10,000 over two terms
  • Number: varies
  • Citizenship: Canadian Citizens, Permanent Residents or International Citizens
  • Term: Fall (pending available funding, Spring and Summer may also be offered)

Application Instructions:

The application must be submitted online by the deadline date. All other supporting documentation must be emailed to Financial Aid and Awards by May 15, 2018 at 11:59pm PST.

Supporting Documentation:

Students transferring from the following BC Teaching Universities (former BC Colleges) are eligible to apply for this scholarship:

  • University of Fraser Valley
  • Kwantlen Polytechic University
  • Vancouver Island University
  • Emily Carr University of Art + Design
  • Capilano University


Fall term only: April 30, 2019


The application will open October 1, 2018.

Please note: If the application doesn’t load and you receive an Internal Server Error please try opening the application in a different browser or in a new incognito window in Chrome (click on the 3 dash icon located in the top right corner of an open Chrome browser to access it)