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Potential Awards and Application Form

Please complete this application by June 12th, 2020 in order to be considered for Awards and Bursaries for this graduating class.

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Special Awards and Bursaries

The following is a list of the special awards and bursaries that are given out during the commencement ceremony. You must fill out an application form if you would like to be considered for any of these awards. It is recommended that all graduating students complete an application. Some of the awards require that you complete a separate resume in order to be considered. Please pay attention to the application deadline notes. All applications are due by Friday, May 19th unless otherwise stated. Applications are available in student services. Applications may be submitted to student services or to Ms. Durant. If you have any questions please see Ms. Durant. Late applications will not be considered.



Name of Award Requirements of Application Description of Award(based on last year) Special Notes
Eric Gutknecht Memorial Bursary

post secondary study in photography, psychology, philosophy or history


-sincere effort and commitment in the field of study

-financial need of the participant

-challenges or barriers the participant may be facing in life


*separate application required

*chosen by award sponsor

Continuing Education in Visual Arts Award

continuing in the arts Monetary *Chosen by arts department
Kemptville Lion’s Club Award

contribution to the school music program

continuing post secondary education

 Theatre Night In Merrickville Award students who are involved in Theatre productions Trophy  
 Kemptville Players Inc. Continuing postsecondary studies in the performing arts $300.00  
Diane Cameron Memorial Award

passion for Music

Royal Bank Award continuing post secondary in Business studies Monetary  
WGP Chartered Accountants Award continuing post secondary in Business studies $100.00  
CIBC continuing in business studies $100.00  
Myers Kemptville Award continuing in Technology $100.00  
Harvex Agromart Award continuing in Agriculture $100.00  
Weagant Farm Supplies Ltd. continuing in Agriculture $200.00  
 Buffham Family Award for a student continuing in Agriculture or related field  $500.00  
Skills Trade Bursary continuing in a trade $400.00  
 The Malcolm Gray Award Given to a hard working and deserving student who is pursuing a career in the trades $2,000.00-$2,500.00  
Kemptville District Hospital Auxiliary Award pursuing a career in Health Care $200.00 *special application required
MTJB Award continuing education in education or social work $50.00  
 Retired Women Teachers of Ontario Upper Canada East for a student continuing in the field of education $100.00  

Community Living North Grenville Scholarship

continuing education in DSW (behavioural science technology) $125.00  
Board of Governors St. Lawrence College Tuition Scholarship continuing post secondary at St. Lawrence College $500.00 towards tuition  
The Youth Centre Award Stacey Tenbult Bursary contribution to the youth center program Monetary *special application required
Jonsson’s Independent Grocer Award good citizenship $50.00  
Grenville-Dundas Veterinary Clinic Award good citizenship and academic achievement $50.00  
James Dolan Bursary A hard-working, deserving male student continuing their studies at college or university $400.00  
Martha Martinez Pelaez A female student who has reached out to her fellow student(s) to make such students better people and continuing post secondary at college $400.00  
North Grenville District High School Staff Award Good Citizenship Monetary  
Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation Bursary Good Citizenship $500.00  
North Grenville School Council Strive for Success Award   $100.00  
Village of Merrickville / Wolford Township Citizenship Award

 must live in Merrickville / Wolford

good citizenship

Municipality of North Grenville Citizenship Award

Good citizenship

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 212 Award

family member must be a legion member or have been a member of the military

$1000.00 *special application required
Special High Skills Major Program Health & Wellness

to a student who best exemplifies the goals of the program



*chosen by phys ed dep’t
Upper Canada District School Board Student Success Award

excellence at the workplace level



Upper Canada District School Board Character Always Award

For good character


Student Government Leadership Award

involved in SAC

Keeper Trophy

Monetary $200.00

F. Lorne Durant Memorial Scholarship

community volunteerism, interest in sport (hockey/football), and a commitment to achieving personal success


*special application

*chosen by Durant Family

 Dr. Badi Yazdani Memorial Award  male and female student with outstanding contribution and volunteerism  $250.00 each  
 Zoe Childs Trophy

good academic standing

important contribution to athletics in the school and community at large

Dr. Carla Eamon Science Award This award is for a highly achieving student, who is pursuing a career in science


Keeper Trophy


Diamond Anniversary Award

academic achievement, good values and volunteerism



Keeper Trophy

*special application required
Rotary Club of Kemptville Award Oscar H. Nickel Scholarship
 good citizenship & future plans  $500.00  Essay required chosen by rotary

North Grenville Police Services Board Award for Citizenship

good citizenship $500.00  
 Samuel S. Schneiderman Human Rights Trophy    Keeper Plaque  
Lieutenant Governor Student Volunteer Pin For Volunteerism Pin  
Principal’s Award   Plaque  
Bronze Medallion   Medallion  
Gold Pin Excellence in academics, athletics, and school/community involvement Gold Pin  



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