Donna Lester-Smith Humanities Award

Amount: $500 x 1
Deadline: March 1st – July 31st
About: Completed a minimum of 24 credits of full-time study in an Arts or Science (university studies) program at any campus


  • Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident
  • A resident of the Okanagan College region
  • Completed at least 24 credits of full-time study (or 40% course load for students with permanent disabilities) in the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, or General Studies program at any campus of Okanagan College
  • Returning to Okanagan College in September for a subsequent year of full time studies
  • Registered in a minimum of 6 credits for students with a permanent disability
  • Pursuing a program of study and intended career goal in the humanities field
  • Based on a combination of academic achievement and financial need, with emphasis on financial need
  • Preference given to single parents or to a person with a permanent disability

How to Apply

Apply online through myOkanagan