$31,650 in Scholarships Awarded to Local Students

March 11, 2009 — Parkland College awarded $31,650 in scholarships to 39 Parkland College students at a special awards ceremony held at the Gallagher Centre in Yorkton on Wednesday, March 11, 2009.

The Scholarships are awarded to students that are enrolled in Parkland College programs at any of the five campuses in the region. This includes full-time courses in the university, skills training, and adult basic education program areas. 2009 scholarship recipients are:

Board of Governors’ Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Kristen Arnold
Clay Serby Community Service Scholarship: Lindsay Cyr
Centennial Merit Credit Technical Scholarship Program Award: DeAnna Kweens
Centennial Merit Credit Technical Scholarship Program Award: Rayanne Ottenbreit 
Centennial Merit Credit Technical Scholarship Program Award: Nolan Sies 
Centennial Merit University Scholarship Program Award: Braden Balabuck
Centennial Merit University Scholarship Program Award: Hanna Beisel
Centennial Merit University Scholarship Program Award: Ashley Grywacheski
Centennial Merit University Scholarship Program Award: Stacy Radom
Churchbridge Credit Union Scholarship: Berkley Jerg
City of Melville Centennial Merit Credit-Technical Scholarship Program Award: Les Radawetz
City of Yorkton Centennial Merit Credit-Technical Scholarship Program Award: Kaelyn McVey
Computer Skills Scholarship: Debbie Stevens 
Conexus Credit Union Scholarship: Mark Nelson
Cornerstone Credit Union Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Shannon Reminek
Crossroads Credit Union Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Deidre Kosheluk
Crossroads Credit Union Bursary: Tykana Zuchkan
Drs. Ron and Bree Rogoza Scholarship: Rae Shingoose
Gateway Co-operative Limited Bursary: Deidre Kosheluk
Holly Hetherington Scholarship for Adult Basic Education: Rita Quewezance
Horizon Credit Union Scholarship: Chantelle Rivers
Kathy Wiley Memorial Scholarship: Andrea Kahnapace
Logan Stevens Construction Ltd. Centennial Merit Credit-Technical Scholarship Program Award:Jacquie Smolinski
Melville Lions Club Centennial Merit Basic Education Scholarship Program Award: Amber Langton
Mosaic Potash Esterhazy Community Scholarship: Raynold Selin
Mosaic Potash Esterhazy Centennial Merit Credit-Technical Scholarship Program Award: Andrew Baranosky
ParkerQuine LLP Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Chelsey Berrecloth
Parkland College Staff Scholarship: Ryan Byers
Parkland College Staff Scholarship in Recognition of Determination and Persistence: Sonya Solonas
Parkland College Staff Scholarship in Recognition of Determination and Persistence: Glenda Dubois
Parkland College Student Leadership Scholarship: Clinton Elliot
Parkland College Student Leadership Scholarship: Carrie Silver
RBC Foundation Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Justine Banga
R.G. Combe V.C. Royal Canadian Legion #61 Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Shana van den Heuvel
SGEU Human Rights/Equity Committee Scholarship: Nathan Wolfe
Yorkton Chamber of Commerce Scholarship: Florence Ceaser 
Yorkton Lions Club Centennial Merit Scholarship Program Award: Lindsay Griffith
Yorkton Rotary Club Centennial Merit Basic Education Scholarship Program Award: Jeff Kelbaugh
Yorkton Rotary Club CentennialCredit-Technical Scholarship Program Award: Matthew Betham

The scholarships are made possible through the generosity of local businesses and organizations, community members, College staff, Dollars for Scholars Golf Tournament, and Saskatchewan Learning’s Centennial Merit Scholarship program.

Contributors to the scholarships include Advanced Education, Employment & Labour, Canadian Federation of University Women –Yorkton, Churchbridge Credit Union, City of Melville, City of Yorkton, Clay Serby, Conexus Credit Union, Cornerstone Credit Union, Crossroads Credit Union, CUPE 4980, Dollars for Scholars Golf Tournament Donors, Drs. Ron and Bree Rogoza, Gateway Co-operative Limited, GX94/The Fox, Holly Hetherington, Horizon Credit Union, Kahkewistahaw Gas and Convenience Store, Leon Ram Companies, Logan Stevens Construction Ltd., Loucks Pharmacy, Melville Lions Club, Mosaic Potash Esterhazy, Painted Hand Community Development Corporation, ParkerQuine LLP, Parkland College, Parkland College Board of Governors, Parkland College Staff, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Foundation, R.G. Combe V.C. Royal Canadian Legion #61, Saskatchewan Trucking Association, SGEU Human Rights/Equity Committee, UncommonSense Web Solutions, Yorkton Chamber of Commerce, Yorkton Lions Club, and Yorkton Rotary Club.

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