Cathy Pitt Memorial Scholarship
The Cathy Pitt Memorial Scholarship is open to the children of OBEA members in good standing. Two $1000 scholarships are awarded each year. Winners were selected from valid applications received. Scholarship winners are listed below.
2017 Cathy Pitt Memorial Scholarship Winners
2017 marks OBEA's seventeenth year of scholarships open to children of OBEA members who are in good standing. Two $1000 scholarships are awarded each year, One for a member’s child who is attending university and one for a member’s child who is attending College. Winners are selected from valid applications received. Remember to submit an application for your son or daughter who will be attending college or university next year. This year's winners are Mary Anne Schoenhardt and Sam Morency.
Mary Anne Schoenhardt
Son of OBEA member, Sally Morency, Ottawa Catholic District School Board, Sam is headed to Carleton University in the Fall to study Software Engineering. Sam hopes to combine this with his entrepreneurship experience to become a business leader in the high tech industry. As a student of Mother Teresa High School in Ottawa, Sam was an energetic force in Student Council, Leadership Camp, I Matter U Matter, Football Team, School Plays, and various assemblies. Sam was regularly chosen to represent the school at conferences, including We Day, Provincial Leadership Conference, Global Vision Regional Round table, and the Canada 150 kick-off ceremony’s Fire of Friendship Torch Relay. In his final year, Sam was chosen as Student Trustee for the Ottawa Catholic School Board to represent over 40,000 students. Most recently, Sam applied for and received the Ontario Summer Company Grant, purchased an ice cream bike, and successfully ran his own business, CHILL.
Congratulations to these past scholarship recipients!
April 19, 20 2018
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