Scholarship Program

West Niagara Agricultural Society has several programs in place. One that focuses on development and education is our Scholarship program.

The West Niagara Agricultural Society with the co-operation and support of the Niagara 4-H Association is pleased to present the Tricia Vaughan Memorial Scholarship Program.

TRICIA VAUGHAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP


The West Niagara Agricultural Society with the co-operation and support of the Niagara 4-H Association is pleased to present each year, the Tricia Vaughan Memorial Scholarship Program. Through this program we hope to develop an awareness of the importance and benefits of higher education. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

The Scholarship application deadline is August 15th each calendar year
Please submit applications to:
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West Niagara Agricultural Society
7402 Mud Street
Grassie, ON L0R 1M0
T: (905) 309-9939

Email : info@westniagarafair.ca

This annual West Niagara Agricultural Society Scholarship Program celebrates young leaders who have excelled in their achievements as 4-H club members and at school and in their community. The Scholarship has been running since 2007 and the purpose of this program is to develop an awareness of the importance and benefits of higher education. It is offered by the West Niagara Agricultural Society with the cooperation and support of the Niagara 4-H Association to current members of Niagara 4-H who have completed at least six projects and are enrolled in a recognized post-secondary education program. The Tricia Vaughan Memorial Scholarship awards three scholarships in the amount of $1500.00, $1000.00 and $750.00. Applicants must submit a copy of their academic report cards of their last year of secondary school, a list of their extra-curricular activities, their completed 4-H clubs, involvement in the community and a brief essay discussing their personal goals.

RULES AND PROCEDURES

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Read about our past winners:

Congratulations to all these hard working and very derserving youth - Keep up the Great Work!:


  • 2018 Winners

    Catharine and Norman Vaughan present the Tricia Vaughan Memorial Scholarship to three well-chosen recipients, Marijke Boerefyn, Mattea Lodewyk and Austin Gibson (accepted by Sandra Gibson). The scholarship is offered by the West Niagara Agricultural Society with the cooperation and support of the Niagara 4-H Association.
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  • 2017 Winners

    James Gilchrist, Johathan Dugdale, Fionna Wiley
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  • 2016 Winner

    This year only one worthy applicant received a scholarship, Breeann Wiley. Presenting the Tricia Vaughan Memorial Scholarship are Norman and Catharine Vaughan, the parents of Tricia Vaughan and Caroline Robins
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  • 2015 Winners

    This year’s awards were won by three very worthy, hard working students: Benjamin Rauh, Alessandra Bianco and Katie Chechalk Photo (From left): Catharine Vaughan, Benjamin Rauh, Alessandra Bianco, Andrew Chechalk accepting for his sister, Katie and Norman Vaughan.
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  • 2014 Winners

    Congratulations to 3rd Prize - Karyn Marshalland; 1st prize Mary-Lynn Van Lankveld and 2nd prize Stacey Leppert
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