Scholarships

Alisa Gusakova was one of two Grade 12 Chilliwack students who received a $5,000 Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack teen receives $5,000 scholarship for overcoming adversity

‘Difficult transition’ for Alisa Gusakova and mom who came to Chilliwack from Russia eight years ago

 

Jonah Kassel of Chilliwack placed third in the Optimist International Musical Happiness Competition. (Melanie Tocher/bbandbphotography.com)

VIDEO: Young Chilliwack musician recognized on international level

Jonah Kassel of Chilliwack placed third in Optimist International Musical Happiness Competition

 

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

 

Chilliwack-Kent MLA Kelli Paddon. (Submitted)

Chilliwack-Kent MLA Kelli Paddon funding equity and social change scholarships

One of the scholarships is open to any graduating student in the Chilliwack-Kent electoral district

Chilliwack-Kent MLA Kelli Paddon. (Submitted)
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)
University of the Fraser Valley President Joanne MacLean (left) and Dean of Health Science Alastair Hodges (centre) with donor Mary Erickson of Chilliwack on May 13, 2020. Erickson has created a new scholarship for nursing students in the name of her parents. (Submitted photo.)

Nurses acknowledged with new scholarship at UFV

Jackie and Dick Newton’s daughter donates to honour nurses who cared for her parents

University of the Fraser Valley President Joanne MacLean (left) and Dean of Health Science Alastair Hodges (centre) with donor Mary Erickson of Chilliwack on May 13, 2020. Erickson has created a new scholarship for nursing students in the name of her parents. (Submitted photo.)
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