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BC Soccer Scholarship application deadline looming

Soccer playing members of 2019 graduating class eligible for several scholarships. 

It won’t be long before the Class of 2019 is shopping for Grad dresses or being fitted for tuxedos.  It’s an exciting time for high school graduates around the province with many already preparing for Post-Secondary education this coming fall.   BC Soccer has been proudly awarding scholarships for decades.  If you’ve played, coached or refereed in British Columbia for at least 3 years, and are under 19 by January 1st, you are eligible for one of several scholarships awarded each year by our scholarship committee. Some of you may have participated in multiple aspects of our sport, for which we are extremely grateful and why we highly encourage you to apply.

The process is simple, and requires only minimal support documents (references, proof of enrollment etc.)

Deadline for submission is fast approaching (March 31st).  For more information on our Scholarship program, including the application form and list of last year’s winners, please click HERE.

About BC Soccer

BC Soccer is the provincial sport governing body with the mission to govern, promote and develop the game of soccer in British Columbia in a professional and progressive manner. Established in 1907, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sport organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants.  As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues and districts.

BC Soccer is comprised of more than 120,000 registered players, over 2,200 registered referees, and thousands of volunteer coaches, administrators and soccer leaders. Working with its 40 member Youth Districts and 11 Adult Leagues as well as their affiliate member clubs, BC Soccer operates under the guiding principles of Professional Leadership, Passionate Service and Progressive Collaboration. In managing its relationships throughout the larger soccer community, BC Soccer’s vision is to ensure every British Columbian has the opportunity to be involved in soccer as part of a lifelong commitment to active, health and involved lifestyle.