Scholarships

Loki (left) and Cain Tipton both received Beedie Luminaries awards worth $40,000 each. Photo submitted

Vanier brothers receive $80,000 worth of scholarships

Loki and Cain Tipton both received Beedie Luminaries awards

 

Glacier View Secondary graduate Faith Mawhorter has won a $3,500 Coast Capital Standing Tall Education Award to go toward post-secondary studies. Photo supplied

Comox Valley graduate receives Coast Capital Standing Tall Education Award

With the 2021 school year underway, Coast Capital is celebrating 44 youth…

 

The Megan Dalziel G.P. Vanier Secondary Memorial Bursary Committee is very pleased to announce that Chanelle Meeres has been selected as the 2020-21 recipient. The bursary was established to honour Dalziel, who excelled in academics and athletics at Vanier and went on to lead the UVIC women’s basketball to two national championships whilst displaying determination, humility and an inclusive caring demeanour, Dalziel went on to complete her education degree and became a successful secondary school teacher before leaving too soon from cancer. Photo submitted

Megan Dalziel G.P. Vanier Secondary Memorial Bursary recipient announced

The bursary was established to honour Dalziel, who excelled in academics and athletics at Vanier

 

Hailey Brears, from Highland Secondary, and James Fazeli-Sinaki, from Mark R. Isfeld Senior Secondary, have each received $40,000 scholarships through Beedie Luminaries. File photos

Two Comox Valley students receive $40,000 Beedie Luminaries scholarships

Two Comox Valley students will be able to concentrate more on studies…

Hailey Brears, from Highland Secondary, and James Fazeli-Sinaki, from Mark R. Isfeld Senior Secondary, have each received $40,000 scholarships through Beedie Luminaries. File photos
The first ever Optimist International Musical Happiness Competition is open to kids aged 11 to 18. (needpix.com)

Scholarship money up for grabs in Optimist International’s musical happiness competition for youth

Competition in recognition of International Day of Happiness, open to kids 11 to 18

The first ever Optimist International Musical Happiness Competition is open to kids aged 11 to 18. (needpix.com)
The Pat Quinn Classic has been a popular tournament for top bantam and peewee teams in recent years, but COVID-19 means there will be no physical event this season. The scholarships established by the tournament are carrying on. (Pat Quinn Classic photo)

Pat Quinn Classic scholarships continue even as COVID cancels tournament

Female and male bantam players province wide are encouraged to apply for $1,000 scholarships

The Pat Quinn Classic has been a popular tournament for top bantam and peewee teams in recent years, but COVID-19 means there will be no physical event this season. The scholarships established by the tournament are carrying on. (Pat Quinn Classic photo)
Jassi Sidhu was killed in India in 2000. (THE NEWS/files)
Jassi Sidhu was killed in India in 2000. (THE NEWS/files)
Scholarship set up to honour the lives of Chloe and Aubrey Berry

Scholarship set up to honour the lives of Chloe and Aubrey Berry

Donations to support scholarships at Christ Church Cathedral School

Scholarship set up to honour the lives of Chloe and Aubrey Berry