Trent Ernst, Editor
Tumbler Ridge students scored big during the grad ceremonies held Friday, June 20.
Kelsey Steeves walked away from the ceremony with a full scholarship for four years to UNBC.
Vadah Hartwig was awarded a $4000 bursary from LakeView Credit Union, $1000 each year for four years, while Diana Smith received a $1000 bursary from LakeView.
Three students—Eddie Yau, Kelsey Steeves and Vadah Hartwig were each awarded $1000 from the Tumbler Ridge Lions Club, while Vadah and Tallas Munro also received $750 bursaries from the Royal Canadian Legion in Tumbler Ridge.
Four students—Carlson Traverse, Junior Jones, Sydney Blunden and Kara Trim, received $1000 awards from the Dogwood District Authority.
A complete list of all the awards, scholarships and bursaries is below:
2014 Tumbler Ridge Scholarships and Bursaries
Dogwood District Authority Awards (4/$1000): Carlson Traverse, Junior Jones, Sydney Blundon, Kara Trim
LakeView Credit Union $1000 for four years: Vadah Hartwig
LakeView Credit Union $1000: Diana Smith
District of Tumbler Ridge Scholarship: Myles Wagner
Peace River South Administrators’ Bursary: Deidre Curtis
Aboriginal Education Advisory Council Award: Junior Jones, Jay R Weipert
Tumbler Ridge Teachers’ Association Award: Diana Smith
Peace River South Teacher’s Association Award: Jared Wylie
Tumbler Ridge Lions Club Bursary (3/$1000): Eddie Yau, Kelsey Steeves, Vadah Hartwig
TRSS Principal’s Award: Eddie Yau
TR Days Society: Sydney Blundon
Tumbler Ridge Royal Canadian Legion (2/$750): Tallas Munro, Vadah Hartwig
Midwinter Review on behalf of the Arts Council of TR: Tallas Munro
TR Cares: Kara Trim
TR Cares: Jay R Weipert
Bev Fournier: Jesse Walker
Finning Bursary: Carlson Traverse
TR Oldtimers Hockey Association: Jared Wylie
UNBC Scholarship (full tuition for four years): Kelsey Steeves