Students awarded scholarships
Jack Byrne, Minister Responsible for Housing, today announced the
of Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation’s (NLHC) scholarships
sponsored by NLHC
Each year, NLHC awards scholarships to high school graduates
pursuing post-secondary education. The scholarships are awarded in the
Avalon/East, Central and Western/Labrador regions to children of
children of employees and adult clients returning to school. Each
is valued at $1000.
Commenting on the NLHC Scholarship Program, Mr. Byrne said, “I
like to congratulate these deserving scholarship winners, as well as
those who applied. Clearly, they are individuals who demonstrate a real
commitment to their academic achievement and determination to complete
a post-secondary education. I wish them well in their fields of study
all of their future pursuits.”
The following are winners of NLHC’s scholarships for 2003 :
Danielle Barron, daughter of Jerome and Annette Barron is the
of an NLHC employees’ children’s scholarship. Jerome is employed with
Avalon Regional Office. Danielle, a graduate of Holy Heart of Mary High
School, is enrolled at Memorial University in St. John’s.
Jonathan Lodge, son of the late Frazer Lodge and his wife,
also the winner of an employees’ children’s scholarship. Frazer was
in NLHC’s Information Systems Division. Jonathan is a graduate of
High School and is currently a student at Memorial University in St.
Michelle Penney, winner of an NLHC adult scholarship, is
Keyin Technical College in Clarenville, where she is completing the
David Ellis, son of Roland and Jacqueline Ellis, is the winner
clients’ children’s scholarship. David is a graduate of Leo Burke
in Bishop’s Falls and is currently enrolled at Memorial University in
Michelle Earle, winner of an NLHC adult scholarship, is
College of the North Atlantic in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, where she is
in the Office Administration Program.
Renee Parsons is the winner of an NLHC employees’ children’s
Renee is the daughter of Eric and Linda Parsons. Linda is an employee
NLHC’s Corner Brook Regional Office. Renee is a student at the Sir
Grenfell College in Corner Brook and is a graduate of Herdman
Winners of the NLHC adult scholarships are selected based on
that assesses initiative, need and community experience.
NLHC’s children’s scholarships are awarded based upon the
the Provincial Scholarship Exam.
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