Ellen Bell YMCA Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: Sun February 10, 2019

Jan 18, 2019

This is an externally administered scholarship opportunity.  Please direct all questions to: giving@gv.ymca.ca

Ellen Bell YMCA Memorial Scholarship



Awarded to a female student registered in a College or University academic program with the plans of pursuing a career in Marketing and Advertising.

Ellen Bell, a talented and creative individual who worked in the field of marketing and advertising, was a committed volunteer to the YMCA of Greater Vancouver.  She will forever be remembered for her boundless energy, intelligence, kindness and willingness to commit herself to the betterment of the community.

In memory of her, Ellen’s friends and family have created a scholarship. This scholarship will be granted to an individual or individuals who demonstrate the above qualities.

To apply, please email us your full name, address, contact information, grades (official transcripts are not necessary), together with the reason for applying (in 500 words or less).

Applications should be supported by 2-3 reference letters.

Closing Date: February 10, 2019


Send applications to:

Attention: Fund Development

Ellen Bell YMCA Memorial Scholarship Committee

YMCA Association Services

# 300-5055 Joyce St

Vancouver, BC V5R 6B2



NOTE:  Student must be registered in College or University academic program.

(This award is not open to Secondary School students.)


All candidates must be available for an interview in Vancouver.


Information also available at: www.gv.ymca.ca/EllenBellMemorialScholarship