The Foundation assists students from Vancouver Island with the costs of post-secondary education. Target areas for funding are university degree/transfer programs that are likely to help students acquire marketable skills.
The Foundation’s awards are made to Canadian colleges and universities. Awards are governed by agreements that specify the use of the funds and detail the host institution’s accountability to the Foundation. The Foundation maintains a process of review and monitoring for its awards.
Note: The Foundation does not provide funding for education in areas deemed not likely to have significant impacts on the overall wellbeing of humankind in the foreseeable future.