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Celebrating Success: WeRPN Education Trust Fund Bursary Recipients Announced!

by WeRPN

Congratulations to the 2023 WeRPN Education Trust Fund Bursary Awardees!

We are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2023 WeRPN Education Trust Fund (ETF) Bursary. The ETF was established to provide additional financial support to practical nursing students, recognizing the challenges that many students face during their academic pursuits. These $1000 bursaries are awarded to practical nursing students to recognize their dedication and commitment to the profession. WeRPN is honoured to be able to support practical nursing students on their educational journey.

Each year, WeRPN student members are invited to submit applications that are scored by members of the association’s Board of Directors.

Congratulations to All Awardees:

We extend our heartfelt congratulations to the following individuals who have been recognized for their outstanding achievements by receiving the ETF Bursary:

  1. Catalina Gracia Bolivar – Fanshawe College
  2. Diana Myre – Conestoga College
  3. Debbie-Leigh Martin – Conestoga College
  4. Christine LeClair – Conestoga College
  5. Nicole Crisp – Loyalist College
  6. Beatriz Sadoughi – Georgian College
  7. Yetunde Raheem – Centennial College
  8. Rebekah Holmes – Conestoga College
  9. Charles Routh – Durham College
  10. Sasha Miller – Durham College
  11. Samantha Milne – Confederation College
  12. Shawn Nock – Fanshawe College
  13. Jaimee-Lea Bloom – Loyalist College
  14. Debra Kelsey – Canadore College
  15. Pritanshu Gill – Mohawk College

Your achievements are commendable, and we look forward to witnessing your continued success in the field of practical nursing.

Explore Further Opportunities:

We want to acknowledge that many students applied for the Education Trust Fund Bursary this year. Although we could not award the fund to everyone, nursing students are encouraged to explore additional funding opportunities available through WeRPN, such as:

  • Canadian Nurses Foundation Scholarship Program
  • Registered Nurses Foundation of Ontario Annual Awards and Scholarships

Visit the grants and scholarships page for more information about these programs and how you can apply to further enhance your educational experience.

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