SUPPORTING OUR YOUTH
In 2016, the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby Committee began a Student Bursary Program. Since its inception, the Committee has awarded $7,000 to 7 deserving students pursuing post-secondary education.
PAST BURSARY RECIPIENTS
DALLAS GAFFRAY (2019)
Natural Resource Diploma
CASSIDY WITNICKI (2019)
Natural Resource Management
Erin Atkin (2018) Bachlor of Nursing
Kally Oucherek (2018) Bachlor of Nursing
Ryann Crockatt (2017) Kinesiology and Applied Health
Emily Massingham (2017) Remedial Massage Therapy
Macey Jarrow (2016)
LDB ICE STUDENT BURSARIES
The purpose of this bursary is to provide Financial Aid to a deserving student enrolled in continued education where the field of study will have possible relevance or benefit to the Lac du Bonnet Region.
Each year the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby Committee will give up to two Bursaries of up to one thousand ($1000.00) each to a deserving student based on relevance, need, and the availability of funds from the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby.
BURSARY CRITERIA AND GUIDELINES
The Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby Bursary program supports Lac du Bonnet and area students entering post-secondary studies and:
- Should focus on a field of study which will provide education and training which has need and relevance in Lac du Bonnet.
- The student applicant should have a level of scholastic achievement such that he or she will have areasonable chance of success in their chosen field of study.
Applications from part time students and from students continuing their post-secondary education past the first year will be considered in addition to applications for special courses or from students outside of Lac du Bonnet area dependent on the relevance and possible benefit to the Lac du Bonnet region.