Scholarships

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 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

 

Jassi Sidhu was killed in India in 2000. (THE NEWS/files)

Former B.C. principal starts scholarship in memory of Jassi Sidhu, killed in India 20 years ago

Sidhu was murdered for marrying against her family’s wishes.

 

Originally from Prince Rupert, Jillian LeBlanc works in the government in Ottawa. She wants to give back. (Isobel LeBlanc)

Rupertite starts politics scholarship for female students

Jillian LeBlanc started a scholarship for students from her hometown who are interested in politics

Originally from Prince Rupert, Jillian LeBlanc works in the government in Ottawa. She wants to give back. (Isobel LeBlanc)
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
Ike Barber set up the Irving K Barber society that provides scholarships to post-secondary students. He passed away in 2012. (Contributed)

Six Rupertites awarded Irving K. Barber Aboriginal scholarships

Post-secondary students from Prince Rupert were awarded funds to pursue further education

Ike Barber set up the Irving K Barber society that provides scholarships to post-secondary students. He passed away in 2012. (Contributed)