International student entrance awards

Coast Mountain College (CMTN) is excited to offer 30 International Student Entrance Awards valued at $1,500 each to new International students enrolled at CMTN in select programs beginning in the fall 2021 semester.


Eligible programs include:

- Applied Coastal Ecology Diploma and Post-Degree Diploma

- University Credit (Prince Rupert and Terrace campuses)

- Early Childhood Care & Education

- Engineering Certificate


The deadline to apply is October 15, 2021.

The awards will be released in the 2022 winter semester after the refund deadline. Students who are funded by a government, ministry, or Global Affairs Scholarships are NOT eligible.


Eligibility and Application Criteria:


(1) Eligibility Part 1: The student must:

- Provide a copy of their official CMTN acceptance letter

- Provide a copy of an approved study permit from IRCC

- Submit a video testimonial (refer to *Video testimonial submission criteria for more info)

- Agree and be willing to commit and contribute to international-related marketing/promotional initiatives lead by the CMTN International Marketing Coordinator for 1 full academic year (winter 2022 through to winter 2023)


(2) Eligibility Part 2: Upon adjudication of this award, the selected students must:

- Be registered in the winter 2022 term

- Pass all fall 2021 term courses enrolled in

- Be physically studying in Canada by January 2022

- Have a Social Insurance Number to receive the funds


(3) Application Steps:

Step 1: Complete the International Student Entrance Award application - printable version [PDF]

Step 2: Submit a video testimonial

- The testimonial should be no more than 2 minutes in length

- Make sure to have good lighting (your face should be clearly seen) and your voice is clear and audible

- Video contents must include: (self-introduction) who you are, where you're from, why you chose to study in Canada at Coast Mountain College, (your current plan) how this award will help you in your program/studies, and (your future plan) what do you plan to do after you complete your CMTN program. (Tip: Write scripts of what you want to present on paper and practice a couple times before starting to record the video clip.)

Step 3: Submit completed application form, video recording, and a copy of the documents noted in Eligibility Part 1. Email these documents to by the October 15, 2021 deadline.


* Important: In the email subject title, please put "ISEA application - Accepted intake, full name, student number" i.e. ISEA Application - Fall 2021, John Smith, 71223


* Note: If a selected student does not meet any of the above criteria, the student will forego the award to the next student in line based on the adjudication committee's decision.



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