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OCU Bursary/Scholarship Application

Osoyoos Credit Union (OCU) has a long standing history of helping aspiring youth of our local communities to further their education by providing Bursary and Scholarships.

To apply please see the eligibility and evaluation requirements below.

Eligibility Requirements
  1. Applicant, parent(s), or legal guardian must be an active member of OCU.
  2. The applicant must be a full-time Grade 12 student during the 2023-2024 academic school year.
  3. The applicant must be planning to attend a recognized University or College for the 2024-2025 school year.
Evaluation Components
  1. Bursary or Scholarships will be awarded to individuals who encompass a well-rounded character. We are looking for involvement in the community, taking initiative in leadership roles and your overall performance as a student.
  2. Consideration will be given to the following criteria:
    • Community involvement
    • Extra-curricular activities
    • Career goals
    • Leadership roles
    • Work accomplishments while attending high school (if applicable)
Application Process
  1. Applications are available here or can be picked up at the Osoyoos Credit Union. Completed applications can be mailed, emailed or dropped off at the branch. Contact info is at the bottom of the application form.
  2. Only one application per person will be accepted.
  3. All completed applications must include the following documentation in order to be eligible:
    • Proof of acceptance to a recognized university or college.
    • A transcript of marks from the educational institution the applicant is currently attending.