The BC Regional Mining Alliance (“BCRMA”) is committed to strengthening capacity development with Indigenous Nations and is launching the BCRMA Bursary Program by awarding up to four $2,500 bursaries to students pursuing a career in the mining industry.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this BCRMA Bursary, applicants must:

  • Be a member of the Nisga’a Nation;
  • Be enrolled in post-secondary studies in the mining field; and
  • Have a valid social insurance number.

Application Details

Interested applicants must submit the following items:

  • Completed BC Regional Mining Alliance Bursary Program Application Form;
  • Resume detailing relevant background information; and
  • Two reference letters supporting your application.

Applications must be sent to Candice Appleby ([email protected]), BCRMA Manager, by March 31, 2024.

Review Details

Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee who will confirm eligibility of all applicants and select up to four applicants to receive a BCRMA Bursary. 

All applicants will be informed of the status of their application by April 15, 2024.

Please contact Candice Appleby ([email protected]) should you have any questions.