Welcome to the Scandinavian Community Centre

Welcome to the Scandinavian Community Centre

Welcome to the Scandinavian Community Centre


FHS Scholarship Program Application Form

Read the Selection Criteria below, then see Finland House Scholarship Application

To qualify the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  1. The student must be of Finnish descent.
  2. The student must be a resident of British Columbia who has been accepted for admission in an accredited post-secondary educational institution providing a degree, a diploma, or a certification for its program of studies, in BC or elsewhere.
  3. The student must provide proof of registration and transcript of latest marks and studies.
  4. The student must be of good character and must provide 2 recent written references from a high school, college, or university administrator and another one including an employer, if applicable.
  5. The student may apply and be awarded a FHS scholarship every 2 years (not consecutively) up to a maximum of three.

Checklist for completion of the application:

  • Completed application form Finland House Scholarship Application
  • Cover letter: reasons for requesting the scholarship and describing the applicant’s personal interests, hobbies, volunteer work, career goals and aspirations
  • Proof of registration at the educational institution
  • The transcripts of the latest marks and studies

The completed application must be received by mail no later than 4 p.m. June 30th. The applications must be sent to:

Finland House Society
6540 Thomas st.
Burnaby BC
V5B 4P9

Contact and information: finlandhousesociety@gmail.com

President Paul Juoksu 604 862 0765

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