The City of Vancouver bursary is a full-tuition bursary (valued at $500) and includes all course materials, workbooks, and a light dinner.
Social Policy City of Vancouver grantees are eligible to apply for the limited bursary spots in each Vantage Point Lab. Please note that Arts & Culture City of Vancouver grantees are not eligible for lab bursaries at this time.
Submitting an application does not guarantee a bursary spot
There are limited bursary spots per lab
The bursary application process competitive and candidates should put their best foot forward when filling out the application form.
Bursary recipients will be recommended by Vantage Point and selected by City of Vancouver
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2020 Summer schedule:
June 30, 2020 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am
July 7, 2020 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am
July 14, 2020 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am
CoV Grantee Bursary Application Deadline:
June 5, 2020 | 4:00pm
With over 25 years of experience in the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors, Lisa has worked in healthcare, publishing, marketing, advertising and supported organizations as a consultant and facilitator in health, arts and culture, social services and housing (to name a few). Lisa joined Vantage Point in 2017 and as consulting manager she assists organizations throughout BC with strategic planning, governance, capacity building, ED performance reviews and recruitment.Over the past 15 years, Lisa has served as a volunteer, board member and fundraising committee member for several organizations in the sector. In addition, she is currently board chair for The Canadian Premature Babies Foundation. Lisa is passionate about her community and connecting people to theirs. Lisa has a BA in Communications from SFU, facilitation training from the Justice Institute of BC and coach training with Essential Impact, an accredited ICC program. Above all else, she enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her husband Paul, two teenagers Ava and Luc, and their dog Gabe. Ask Lisa about Vantage Point’s learning, strategic planning, and consulting opportunities and let her know what you want to learn and how she can support you!