Thomas St. Laurent Memorial Award

For over 30 years Thomas St. Laurent served British Columbians with a reputation for empathy, engagement and support of all those who around him and particularly the paramedics.  The Thomas St. Laurent Memorial Award is provided by his colleagues in honour to Thomas and his commitment to both professionalism in paramedicine and support of those with whom he worked.

The Thomas St. Laurent Memorial Award provides tuition support to students enrolled in the EMS Diploma, Primary Care Paramedicine (PCP) or Advanced Care Paramedicine (ACP) Program.  Interested students should demonstrate a commitment to their fellow students through encouragement and service.  Awards are intended to offset the costs of tuition, mandatory fees.

Value

The Thomas St. Laurent Memorial Award will be one award annually of $1,000.

Please note that bursary funds may be held in a student account for up to one year from the date awarded.

Criteria

  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person.
  • Must be currently enrolled, and in good academic standing, in EMS Diploma, Primary Care Paramedicine (PCP) and Advanced Care Paramedicine (ACP).
  • Must demonstrate financial need not met by other available sources of funding including student loans, grants, sponsorship, work income, etc.
  • Preference to students who demonstrate a commitment to their fellow students through encouragement and service.

Deadline

Annually there is one application deadline:

  • October 30

Application Process

Download an application form.

Last updated August 22, 2017