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2021 Scholarships Awards

The BCGEU is proud to announce the winners for a 2021 scholarship.

Click here to view the list of winner’s.

Congratulations to the 2021 BCGEU scholarship winners and thank you to everyone who applied.

Please check our website in spring 2022 for information on next year’s scholarship program. 

Questions: email [email protected]


Training Funds:

Members in specific sectors may be eligible for training funds.

  1. Community Social Services Labour Adjustment and Education Fund for workers covered by the Community Living, General Services and Indigenous Services collective agreementsThe Community Social Services Labour Adjustment and Education Fund (LAEF) is currently on hiatus and not accepting new applications. We are preparing to relaunch this fall with new opportunities and application criteria. Please check our website or Member Portal later this fall for more details.

  2. The Community Health Retaining Fund for workers covered by the Community Subsector collective agreement.

  3. HSPBA Professional Development Fund
     - Bulletin
     - Eligibility & Funding Guidelines
     - Application Form
     - FAQ

    Please email the above completed application form to: [email protected], or print and mail to: 
    BCGEU 4911 Canada Way,
    Burnaby, BC V5G 3W3
    Attention: Health Science Professional Development Fund
                    Michelle McAuley, Staff Representative

  4. FBA Education Fund & Joint Training Fund
    BCGEU members covered by the Facilities Subsector collective agreement may be eligible for the FBA Education Fund, and Joint Training Fund. Apply for the these training funds through the Hospital Employees’ Union (HEU), the fund administrator.


Steward resources:

Steward courses:

  • STEP UP!
  • Steward Fundamentals
  • Enhanced Steward Training

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