Scholarship projects on display

The awards will be presented during the Vernon School District project scholarship competition today

Students will have an opportunity to showcase their talents as they compete for one of more than 50 $1,000 scholarships.

The awards will be presented during the Vernon School District project scholarship competition today at the Vernon Recreation Complex from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The district project scholarships are open to all Grade 12 students at the five secondary schools in the district.  The Ministry of Education provides each winning recipient with  $1,000.

“We are very proud of each of them and we hope to see you there,” said Don Balcombe, scholarship chairperson, inviting the public.