PSAC congratulates 2018 scholarship winners

The Public Service Alliance of Canada congratulates the winners of this year’s scholarship awards! 

The winners were selected from hundreds of applications PSAC received from members, and dependents of members, in good standing. 

PSAC wishes to thank all who applied. The 2019 program will re-open in April with new guidelines and application forms.

Here are the winners:

National Awards

Augusta Verboven - $4,000 AGR-PSAC

Augusta resides in Almonte, Ontario and is the daughter of Aubrey Verboven of the Customs and Immigration Union, Local 70066.

Ashley Card - $4,000 Coughlin-PSAC

Ashley is from Hammonds Plains, Nova-Scotia and her mother, Patricia Card, is a member of the Union of Veterans Employees, Local 80004.

Rajeshwar Lally - $3,000 AGR-PSAC

Rajeshwar is from Surrey, British-Columbia and his mother, Sharnjit Lally, is a member of the Government Services Union, Local 20007.

Brynne Riehl - $3,000 AGR-PSAC

Brynne is from Carman, Manitoba and her father, Dennis Riehl, is from the Agriculture Union, Local 50056.

Steven Patterson - $3,000 Coughlin-PSAC

Steven is from Kingston, Ontario and he is the son of Jane Patterson of the Agriculture Union, Local 70067.

Josiane Bouchard - $3,000 Coughlin-PSAC

Josiane resides in Montreal, Quebec and her mother, Manon Montpellier, is a member of Union of Solicitor General Employees, Local 00950.

Aiden McNamee - $2,000 J.R. (Joe) Power

Aiden lives in Moncton, New Brunswick and he is the son of Ka McNamee of the Union of National Employees, Local 00137.

Members’ Awards

Xaand Bancroft - $2,000 PSAC Members’

Xaand lives in Casselman, Ontario. She is a member of the Union of Health and Environment Workers, Local 70713.

Alexander Levesque - $2,000 PSAC Members’

Alexander is from Longueuil, Quebec. He is a member of the Directed Chartered Local 17600.

Rachel Antonia Dunsmore - $2,000 PSAC Members’

Rachel is from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is a member of the Directed Chartered Local 55600.

Lauren Power - $1,000 PSAC Members’

Lauren is from St-John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. She is a member of the Directed Chartered Local 90500.

Heather Macdougall - $1,000 PSAC Members’

Heather is from Montreal, Quebec. She is a member of the Directed Chartered Local 17602.

Regional Awards

Innah Gaspar – $1,000 Atlantic

Innah is from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and is the daughter of Helen Harrington Gaspar, member of the Union of National Employees, Local 80178.

Solène Cognard-Bessette - $1,000 Québec

Solène is from Montreal, Quebec and her father, Yvon Bessette, is a member of the Union of National Defence Employees, Local 20526.

Nicolas Tuttle - $1,000 National Capital Region

Nicolas is from Ottawa, Ontario. He is the son of Annie Roussel, member of the Union of National Defence Employees, Local 70603.

Pershia Norouzian - $1,000 Ontario

Pershia is from Hamilton, Ontario. She is the daughter of Fariborz Norouzian, member of the Union of Health and Environment Workers, Local 00144.

Alaa-Safia Bouzertit - $1,000 Prairies

Alaa-Safia lives in Calgary, Alberta and her father, Kheir-Eddine Bouzertit, is a member of Customs and Immigration Union, Local 40811.

Eve O’Dea - $1,000 British Columbia

Eve is from North-Vancouver, BC. Her mother, Tracy O’Dea, is a member of Union of Safety and Justice Employees, Local 20147.

William Kennedy - $1,000 North  

William lives in Whitehorse, Yukon Territories. His mother, Chantal Pruneau, is a member of the Yukon Employees Union, Local Y017.

 

 

January 28, 2019