West Fraser supports scholarships and bursaries for students in forestry and related studies at post-secondary institutions, which are coordinated by the schools on behalf of the Company.

Scholarships and bursaries supported by West Fraser

Pete Ketcham Memorial Scholarship
  • Open to any post-secondary student with a parent or relative currently employed at West Fraser.
West Fraser - Daisy Bates Memorial Scholarship

Available to students at Strong-Huttig High School, Strong, Arkansas.

Alberta Newsprint Company Scholarship Program
  • Available to students in the Whitecourt area
Blue Ridge Lumber/Ranger Board Bursary Program
  • Available to students in the Whitecourt area
Chetwynd Forest Industries Bursaries
  • Available to students in the Chetwynd area
Quesnel River Pulp Company Bursary
  • Available to students in the Quesnel area

Scholarships are available to students at the University of British Columbia, the University of Northern British Columbia (a bursary and a scholarship), and the University of Alberta

For more information or to apply for one of these scholarships, please contact the relevant university student award and financial aid departments.