Award Bursaries and Scholarships

Provides assistance and encouragement to promising young students. Bursaries marked with an asterisk * are administered by CFPD. Application deadline is May 15. Applications can be downloaded in pdf and doc files;  please go to the  Publication and Reports page.

Arthur Meighen High School Farewell Scholarship/Bursary Fund
20,000
Maxine Edmondson Award Fund
25,000
General Education Bursary Fund
2,750
*Jody Lee Fulton Memorial Bursary Fund
28,571
Robert A. and W. James Gibb Memorial Bursary Fund
3,100
Karen Handford Memorial Bursary Fund
5,733
*Dr. Harvey Hassard Memorial Bursary Fund
58,643
Virgil E. Holmes Memorial Bursary Fund
33,450
Cameron J. Hoover Memorial Bursary Fund
15,683
William A. (Bill) Linden Bursary Fund
50,000
Alice Mayor Bursary Fund
10,000
Carl McGregor Bursary Fund
65,932
Florence Metheral Memorial Fund
32,000
Thomas N. Metheral Award Fund
31,972
Charlie Oliver 4-H Fund
7,630
Nell Owens Award of Excellence in Writing Fund
6,577
Portage Collegiate Institute Alumni Fund
85,034
*Portage Community Development Corp. Bursary Fund
28,398
Portage & District Arts Council Bursary Fund
30,025
*Dr. Donald William Rae Memorial Bursary Fund
23,653
*Lorraine Rae Bursary Fund
29,100
Reita Richardson Memorial Award Fund
5,564
George and Wanda Ryder Trades Bursary Fund
25,000
Salem and Curtis-Ridge Community Club Bursary Fund
14,289
Orest & Eva Shewchuk
10,563
Elma Slack Bursary Fund
26,165
Krista Tully Memorial Bursary Fund
12,415
Margaret Webster Memorial Bursary Fund
15,250
Totals
$ 708,177

Spend-down Awards Funds

Some of the principal is used to support the bursary each year.
Walter Ritchie Bell Memorial Bursary Fund
6,372
Poplar Point Scholarship Fund
0
Nelson Vianzon Memorial Bursary Fund
582
Total
$ 6,954

(As of March 2012)