PEI Status of Women Announces Recent 2017 Bursary Winners

L-R: Mari Basiletti, PEI Status of Women Chairperson with Stephanie Ashaolu, winner of the Inge Blackett Memorial Bursary.

Congratulations to Holland College student Stephanie Ashaolu (Legal Administration Program), the recipient of the $500 Inge Blackett Memorial Bursary for a woman-identified student who entered Canada as a refugee and is pursuing education or training. The bursary remembers past Council Vice-Chairperson Inge Blackett, who when she died was the last Holocaust survivor on PEI.

 

L-R: Mari Basiletti, PEI Status of Women Chairperson with Rebecca Mullen, winner of the Diane Kays Memorial Bursary.

Congratulations to UPEI student Rebecca Mullen (Diversity and Social Justice Studies Program), the recipient of the Diane Kays Memorial Bursary. The $500 bursary is for a woman-identified student in a post-secondary program at UPEI, Holland College, or Collége de l’île (formerly called Collège de l’Acadie) who is pursuing a field where women are under-represented or who is an active advocate for women’s equality.

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The deadline to apply for these bursaries in 2018 is October 15.
More info:  Bursary webpage / En français

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