BBOT Member Beedie Launches $50 million Scholarship Program
Ryan Beedie, president of BBOT member, Burnaby Business Hall of Fame inductee, and renowned property developed Beedie, has announced a $50 million scholarship program named Beedie Luminaries.
This Beedie Luminaries Scholarship is for students with potential who are facing financial adversity. This year, the program will accept 50 students from across the Lower Mainland. Each student will receive either $10,000 per year for a four-year bachelor degree program (up to $40,000) or $7,500 per year for a two-year diploma or trades program (up to $15,000).
Applications are now being accepted for Beedie Luminaries’ pilot year. The first group of students will be announced in May 2019. The goal is to eventually select 100 students per year from across British Columbia into the Beedie Luminaries program. For more information about Beedie Luminaries and eligibility rules, go to beedieluminaries.ca