RE/MAX 2021 Quest for Excellence®

The Quest for Excellence program is a bursary program for grade 12 students in Western Canada. It was established by RE/MAX of Western Canada to recognize the success and ongoing pursuits of Western Canadian students in regard to leadership and community contribution initiatives.

What is Awarded?

RE/MAX of Western Canada will award 16 bursaries of $1,000 each to qualifying Grade 12 students.  In addition, each award includes a Certificate of Excellence signed by the Regional Executive Vice President of RE/MAX of Western Canada. Winners will be notified in April 2021.

Who Can Participate?

The Quest for Excellence is open to all Grade 12 students attending high school from September 2020 – June 2021. Grade 12 students may not have participated in graduation commencement ceremonies in the past. Applicants must be a resident of one of the following provinces/territories.

  • British Columbia
  • Alberta
  • Saskatchewan
  • Manitoba
  • Yukon Territory
  • Northwest Territory

What is Required?

Students are to convey the contributions they have made to their communities in a short online essay, maximum 1,250 words. Key qualities students should demonstrate are leadership, motivation and communication skills.  Other attributes may include volunteering, participation in charitable events or fundraising, and contributions that enrich the lives of others and their communities.

To view the winning essays, click here!

Click here for the Quest for Excellence® press release.

Previous Quest for Excellence® Bursary Winners

2020 Winners

2019 Winners

2018 Winners

2017 Winners

RE/MAX 2021 Quest for Excellence program will open for submission on September 14th, 2020 until March 15th, 2021.

For questions regarding this program, please email ksheppy@remax.net

Note: All entries become the property of RE/MAX of Western Canada and photos and names of winners may be used in print publications and media.