Marg Sim Memorial Scholarship

Entries for the Marg Sim Memorial Scholarship are now CLOSED. We will be announcing the winner shortly.

The Okanagan Science Centre is offering the Marg Sim Memorial Scholarship of $300 to a North Okanagan student, who is (1) graduating from high school in the spring of 2018, (2) a current Okanagan Science Centre member, and (3) entering post secondary education in a science, technology, engineering, math, or education related field in 2018. Marg Sim and her husband Bill founded the Okanagan Science Centre, and the scholarship fund was created in Marg’s memory. 

Interested students should write a 500 word essay on one of the following topics and submit it to by Friday, May 18, 2018. 

  1. What do you love about science and why?
  2. Explain one way you use science in your everyday life.

Please put "Marg Sim Scholarship Application" in the Subject Line, and include your name, email, phone number, high school, and plans for post-secondary education in the body of the email.