Post-secondary Scholarships for the Creative Sector

This needs-based scholarship is designed specifically to help students overcome socio-economic barriers that may prevent them from enrolling in a post-secondary program in the creative sector.

Creative Launchpad can be used for programs such as:

  • Visual & Media Art
  • Theatre
  • Dance
  • Arts Administration
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Curatorial Studies
  • Music Production
  • Game Design
  • Fashion, Makeup, and Hair


Qualifying Applicants
Qualifying applicants are those who:

  1. Will be graduated from secondary school with a Dogwood Diploma by August 31, 2019
  2. Are Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents residing, or having completed high school in BC
  3. Demonstrate a need for financial assistance
  4. Will be pursuing full-time studies in an approved post-secondary program in the creative sector
  5. Have two adults complete a “Nominator Form” to be submitted alongside their application form



To apply or receive more information, please contact Paneet Singh at 

For programs beginning Fall 2019, applications must be submitted via e-mail by Friday, May 3rd.

Creative Launchpad is generously funded by Jeff Mooney and Suzanne Bolton