Raymond A. LeClair Scholarship Fund

Description of donor:

Raymond A. LeClair Scholarship Fund

In 1983, the LeClair family established a scholarship program in memory of Raymond A. LeClair, Manager of the Municipality of Coquitlam from 1967 to 1982.

Purpose of Fund:

The scholarship is given annually to a deserving individual planning to pursue a career in public service with a priority given to those who pursue a career in public administration.


To be eligible, the applicant must:

  1. be a resident of the City of Coquitlam
  2. demonstrate financial need
  3. demonstrate a career in public service, particularly public administration
  4. have a history of school and community involvement
  5. demonstrate academic success sufficient to enter post-secondary
  6. begin designated studies within three years of formal notification of selection, and
  7. submit a written report upon completion of the applicable term of studies


How to apply for this fund:

How to donate to the fund:

There are several ways you can give to the Foundation. To see all the options click on the following link: Giving Options.

There are two popular ways you can donate to this fund. First, a cheque made payable to the Coquitlam Foundation can be sent to:

P.O. Box 64710, Sunwood Square, Coquitlam, BC  V3B 0H1

Include a note that the donation is for the " Raymond A. LeClair Scholarship Fund ". Donations sent this way of $25 or more will receive a tax receipt.

The second way you can donate is through our online donation system, which is provided by Canada Helps, a non-profit organization. Through a fee of 3.5% to cover the cost of the credit card charge Canada Helps will issue you a tax receipt directly for your donations. We thank them for their partnership.