SBC Bursaries and Scholarships
Scholarships will be awarded between May 1 and September 1 to assist students involved in leadership and ministry. Funds will be automatically applied to student accounts in September.
Summer Ministry Scholarship
This scholarship awards $150/week to returning students (for 2-15 weeks of full time ministry) and $100/week to new students (for 1-8 weeks of full time ministry). SBC encourages both the ministry agency and the student's home church to match this award.
Returning students applying before June 1 and new students applying before August 1 each year will be given priority. More details and application form are available Apply Online.
President’s Leadership Scholarship
This $2000 ($500/year) scholarship is available for up to 5 new students who demonstrate academic achievement, ministry leadership, future plans for ministry, and are recommended by their church. Application deadline is June 1st. Apply Online
Bursaries will be awarded to full time students with demonstrated financial need.
These awards are funded through the establishment of endowment funds and the generous donations of many individuals, corporations and organizations. Approved students may receive $200-$400 in bursaries. Applications will be available in September and are due by September 30th. Funds will be applied to students' accounts in January.
The following bursaries are available:
- Jacob T. and Margaret Loewen Family Bursary Fund
- SBC Memorial Bursary Fund
International Student Bursary
Two full tuition bursaries are available to international students who have been recommended by one of the constituent conferences and whose remaining costs will be covered by that conference.
Mennonite Foundation of Canada Bursaries
Available for one student in the amount of $4,000 per year for 3 years. More bursaries may be available through MFC.
Awards will be given to students demonstrating the qualities of excellence related to the mission and core values of the college. Awards are presented in April in connection with the graduation celebrations.
- Harvey Plett Award (Pastoral)
- Betty Reimer Memorial Award (Missions)
- MFC Spirit of Generosity Award
- Delta Epsilon Chi Honor Society Award
- Timothy Award
- Bible-Theology Award
- Youth Award
- Counselling Ministry Award
- Worship Award
- Children's Ministry Award
Discounts are awarded by the various departments of the college. Funds will be automatically applied to student accounts.
Unmarried children of full time faculty/staff at SBC or SCHS will receive free tuition, provided they live in residence and are under the age of 25.
Alumni Free Course
Alumni with a Bachelor degree from SBC may receive one free audit course per year. Alumni with a 4-year BA may receive one free credit or audit course per year.
Siblings attending full time concurrently, each receive 5% off tuition.
Spouses of full time students receive one free course per year.