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We are an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting student success, education and community growth through North Island College.

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Applications open for NIC student scholarships and bursaries

Current, future and graduating NIC students can now apply for scholarships, bursaries and other financial awards through the NIC Foundation.

BHP supports Indigenous land-based learning at NIC

A $325,000 donation by BHP Canada will support Indigenous land-based learning on the North Island for the next five years.

$560K donation supports health and education in Campbell River

A Campbell River family is investing in the future of the community with a $560,000 donation to the North Island College Foundation and the Campbell River Hospital Foundation.

North Island Students’ Union gives $30,000 for student bursaries

Fifty more NIC students will receive financial support for their education, thanks in part to a $30,000 donation form the North Island Students’ Union (NISU).

RBC gives $80,000 to support Indigenous students at NIC

Indigenous students at North Island College will be able to access expanded support to complete their education, thanks to an $80,000 donation from RBC and the RBC Foundation.

the difference you make
It's your gift ...
  • that funds the bursary,
  • that gives a single parent the opportunity,
  • that lets her become a full-time student,
  • and remain a dedicated mom without working nights,
  • that leads to her earning a degree,
  • that will lead to a bright career,
  • that will help her build a better life for herself and her family.
  • and strengthens our community.

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