SAFA wishes to thank all the students who have submitted their application for scholarship. Our committee is meeting soon to select and successful applicants will be notified via email.
SAFA is proud to offer annual scholarships to British Columbian Grade 12 students of South Asian descent who are pursuing post-secondary studies. Each year we award $1000 scholarships to three deserving students. For 2018, SAFA has added an award in Excellence in Athletics. This year our SAFA scholarship categories are: 1) Academic Excellence; 2) Excellence in Community Involvement/Fine Arts; and 3) Excellence in Athletics. All applications must be received by June 14, 2019. The scholarship eligibility criteria and application forms may be downloaded here.
Please send completed application packages to:
South Asian Family Association (SAFA)
P.O. Box 60406 Fraser R.P.O.
Vancouver, B.C. V5W 4B5
Alternatively, please complete the application online here:
PAST SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS:
SAFA’s 2019 Scholarship recipients were:
1) Gurisha Kaur Bhatti, THE JAGJEET JOHAL ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD
2) Amrita Kaur Bains EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AWARD
3) Baneet Kaur Bains, EXCELLENCE IN ATHLETICS
2018’s SAFA scholarship recipients were:
Monika Jundu, THE JAGJEET JOHAL ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD
Ravi Soni, EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AWARD
Arshi Khalil, EXCELLENCE IN ATHLETICS
2017's SAFA scholarship recipients were:
Luxcia Kugathasan- The Jagjeet Johal Academic Excellence Award
Tarannum Puri - The Jason Ghuman Excellence in Community Involvement Award
Kaelin Sher-Gill - The Excellence in Athletics Award
2016's SAFA scholarship recipients were:
1) Ansel Hartanto - Award of Academic Excellence
2) Steven Sharma - Award of Excellence in Community Involvement
3) Kismet Somal - Award of Academic Excellence