Canadian Hearing Society’s 2020 National Scholarship Program open for applicants

TORONTO – The Canadian Hearing Society’s National Scholarship Program is now accepting applications. The scholarship program breaks down financial barriers for deaf and hard of hearing students applying to or attending post-secondary institutions. The number of awards granted depends on the number and ranking of qualified applicants. Successful applicants, who are full-time students, will receive […]

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‘100 Women Who Care’ gives Big Brothers group 10,000 reasons to smile

The power of positivity was prevalent last week when a local agency was presented with more than $10,000. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pictou County received more than $10,000 from 100 Women Who Care following the group’s most recent meeting held in Pictou. Big Brothers will use this money to start a scholarship for graduating […]

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Pictou graduate named 2016 recipient of national scholarship

PICTOU – A 2016 graduate of Pictou Academy has received a national scholarship. Amelia English is among four  bright and community-minded students who are beginning their university education with a little help from the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame /Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life Scholarship. One high school student in each of four […]

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