Bell Aliant Pioneers of New Brunswick Chapter 51 Scholarship Foundation awards
six scholarships to local students
FREDERICTON, June 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Six New Brunswick students have been
awarded $2,000 scholarships from the Bell Aliant Pioneers of New Brunswick
Chapter 51 Scholarship Foundation.
The Scholarship Foundation awards annual scholarships to New Brunswick
students who are pursuing post-secondary education. Each applicant is assessed
on several criteria, including academic achievements, community and school
participation, plans for continued education, demonstrated perseverance and
the need for financial assistance.
The 2013 scholarship recipients include:
-- Allain Guitard, Fredericton
-- Malika Jammula, Moncton
-- Belinda Jones, Moncton
-- Marie-Christine Melanson-Mallet, Kingston
-- Kurt Stewart, Fredericton
-- Leslie Varney, Howard Brook
The Bell Aliant Pioneers of New Brunswick Chapter 51 Scholarship Foundation
Inc. was formed in 1992 with the goal of helping students in the province with
physical or mental challenges pursue their education. Since 1992, the
Foundation has awarded more than $210,000 in scholarships to over 100 students
in New Brunswick. The scholarships are funded through tax-deductible
donations, memorials, bequests and a variety of fundraising activities.
About the Bell Aliant Pioneer Volunteers
The Bell Aliant Pioneers are a dynamic network of volunteers who move those in
need from adversity to achievement. They've been working together for a
hundred years now, and the positive impact they've had on the lives of the
people they serve is immeasurable. They're confident in their ability to
continue making the world a better place, starting right in their own
hometowns. Deeply connected to their communities, each other and their sponsor
Bell Aliant, they are committed to meeting the unique needs of their local
communities through a number of grassroots projects and programs. The work of
the Bell Aliant Pioneer Volunteers contributes to Bell Aliant's overall
community investment program.
The Bell Aliant Pioneer Volunteers are part of the TelecomPioneers, the
largest industry-based volunteer organization in the world. The
TelecomPioneers boast nearly 620,000 men and women throughout Canada and the
United States who work together to make their communities better places in
which to live and work.
Isabelle Robinson Bell Aliant Pioneers of NB - Chapter 51 Scholarship
Foundation (506) 457-5554 firstname.lastname@example.org
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