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Grants connect students with training for jobs of tomorrow

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Grants connect students with training for jobs of tomorrow

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Ministry of Education
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Students get more help from new training grant

The Government of B.C. has awarded 30 public school districts and nine independent schools with $170,000 in Skills Training Access Grants.

Each of the public school districts is receiving $5,000. There are varying amounts of funding allocated for independent schools.

The approved grants for independent schools are as follows:

  • Pacific School of Innovation and Inquiry, Victoria - $2,500
  • Cedars Christian School, Prince George - $2,500
  • Artemis Place Secondary School, Victoria - $2,500
  • Westside Academy, Prince George - $2,500
  • Abbotsford Christian School, Abbotsford - $2,000
  • Chalo School, Fort Nelson - $2,000
  • Credo Christian School, Langley - $2,000
  • Ebenezer Canadian Reformed School, Smithers - $2,000
  • Mediated Learning Academy, Coquitlam- $2,000

The approved grants for public school districts are as follows:

  • School District 5 - Southeast Kootenay                     
  • School District 6 - Rocky Mountain                          
  • School District 10 - Arrow Lakes                            
  • School District 19 - Revelstoke                             
  • School District 20 - Kootenay-Columbia                      
  • School District 28 - Quesnel                                
  • School District 38 - Richmond                               
  • School District 41 - Burnaby                                
  • School District 43 - Coquitlam                              
  • School District 44 - North Vancouver                        
  • School District 46 - Sunshine Coast                         
  • School District 47 - Powell River                           
  • School District 48 - Sea to Sky                             
  • School District 51 - Boundary                               
  • School District 52 - Prince Rupert                          
  • School District 53 - Okanagan Similkameen                   
  • School District 54 - Bulkley Valley                         
  • School District 57 - Prince George                           
  • School District 59 - Peace River South                      
  • School District 60 - Peace River North                      
  • School District 61 - Greater Victoria                       
  • School District 63 - Saanich                                
  • School District 64 - Gulf Islands                           
  • School District 69 - Qualicum                                
  • School District 73 - Kamloops/Thompson                      
  • School District 74 - Gold Trail                             
  • School District 78 - Fraser-Cascade                         
  • School District 81 - Fort Nelson                            
  • School District 83 - North Okanagan-Shuswap                 
  • School District 84 - Vancouver Island West                  

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