Pacific Salmon Foundation Stewardship Community Bursaries

Pacific Salmon Foundation
October 30, 2023

The Pacific Salmon Foundation Stewardship Community Bursaries are awarded to students in British Columbia and the Yukon who are dedicated to the conservation and restoration of Pacific salmon and their habitat.

The Spirit of this bursary is to reduce the financial barriers to achieving success for aquatic stewardship volunteers enrolled in education and training programs that support their goal of a career in salmon conservation.

How to Apply

B.C. and Yukon students who are active volunteers in the aquatic stewardship community*, demonstrate financial need, and are registered full-time (minimum 12 credit hours) in at least the second year of a post-secondary education or training program that supports their goal of a career in salmon conservation.

Applicant needs to:

  • be a resident of BC or the Yukon
  • demonstrate financial need
  • be an active member of the aquatic stewardship volunteer community*
  • be enrolled full-time (second year and up) in an education or training program at a recognized B.C. or Yukon college, university or technical institute

*Although not required, applicants that can show aquatic stewardship volunteer experience will be given preference.

Starting August 1st, apply online here.

For further information, please contact Sarina Clay-Smith at or call 604.664.7664 ext. 107

Applications are reviewed each Fall and scholarship awards are typically made each November.

If you have any issues or questions, please contact Jim Shinkewski –