A return to custom: Bow Valley Faculty scholarship

Calgary, Could 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bow Valley Faculty is thrilled to renew its custom of honoring the proud achievements of learners via its Premier’s Scholarship Luncheon. After a two-year hiatus from in-person celebrations, Premier Jason Kenney was readily available to acknowledge the 2022 recipients for his or her tutorial success.

“The Bow Valley Faculty college students receiving a Premier’s Scholarship exemplify all issues nice about our province,” says Premier Jason Kenney.

“They achieved excellent tutorial achievement whereas additionally contributing to their neighborhood – and lots of of them did so whereas going through private challenges. By means of a high-quality schooling, these college students have gained expertise that may assist gasoline Alberta’s diversified financial system,” says Premier Kenney.

The 25th Annual Premier’s Scholarship Luncheon noticed 11 distinctive Bow Valley Faculty college students obtain awards. They be part of greater than 275 learners who’ve been capable of attain their tutorial, profession, and life targets via donor contributions and matching funds.

“The Premier’s Scholarship awards are a becoming solution to commend our learners for his or her inspiring dedication to their schooling and our neighborhood,” says Dr. Misheck Mwaba, President and CEO of Bow Valley Faculty.

“We congratulate this 12 months’s recipients and thank our supporters for his or her ongoing contributions. We might additionally prefer to acknowledge Premier Kenney and the Authorities of Alberta for his or her continued partnership via the pandemic and as we return to our in-person celebrations,” says Dr. Mwaba.

The Premier’s Scholarship Luncheon is a crucial fundraiser for the Faculty as a result of it helps take away monetary limitations, empowering college students to deal with their research. This 12 months’s Presenting Sponsor is Trico Houses. Signature Sponsors embrace TC Vitality, AltaLink, CN Rail, Rogers, and Boyden. As well as, Boyden is contributing a $20,000 matching present.

“We need to thank the beneficiant sponsors who acknowledge that increased schooling is crucial to the success of those proficient college students in our new period of prosperity,” says Premier Kenney. “The dedication of those learners, the funding supplied to help them, and the imaginative and prescient of Bow Valley Faculty show that Alberta is again, and the very best is but to return.”

School members select the distinguished Premier’s Scholarship recipients primarily based on tutorial excellence and monetary want. Six college students acquired $3,500 this 12 months.

The Premier’s Neighborhood Dedication Scholarship celebrates college students who show a dedication to constructing robust communities. Learners apply for this award and are chosen primarily based on their excellent volunteer actions. 5 recipients of this award acquired $3,000 every this 12 months.

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B-roll and clips of Premier Jason Kenney and Dr. Misheck Mwaba, President & CEO, Bow Valley Faculty

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About Bow Valley Faculty

Calgary and area’s largest Complete Neighborhood Faculty — with 14,000 full- and part-time college students, Bow Valley Faculty helps Open Doorways – Open Minds to in-demand jobs in Calgary, Alberta, and Canada. Our graduates contribute to the digital financial system, TV & movie manufacturing, and serve on the frontlines for healthcare and social applications. One in all Canada’s prime 50 analysis schools, Bow Valley Faculty invests in digital actuality (VR), Work Built-in Studying (WIL), micro-credentials, and foundational alternatives.

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