John and Joren Johnson are both first year Bachelor of Arts students from Castlegar and both received scholarships over $2000 from the University of Alberta Augustana Campus in Camrose

Castlegar brothers awarded post-secondary funding

Two local brothers have won scholarships from the University of Alberta Augustana Campus in Camrose, Alta.

Two local brothers have won scholarships from the University of Alberta Augustana Campus in Camrose, Alta.

John and Joren Johnson are both first year Bachelor of Arts students from Castlegar and both received scholarships over $2000.

John was awarded a total of $2100 through an Augustana Non-Alberta Incentive Entrance Award, an Augustana Faculty Honours Entrance Scholarship, and an Augustana Faculty Award in volleyball.

Joren was awarded a total of $2500 through an Augustana Non-Alberta Incentive Entrance Award, the Feth Family Award, and an Augustana Faculty Award in hockey.

In total, 320 University of Alberta Augustana Campus students were awarded scholarships and awards for the 2015-2016 academic year and over $528,000 was provided by the University of Alberta and Augustana Campus in recognition of excellence in academics, fine arts, athletics, and leadership. Support comes from generous donors, investment earnings on endowments, and from faculty funded awards.

 

Just Posted

Pacific Insight to close in April

The remaining employees at the Nelson automotive manufacturing facility to be laid off

Castlegar orders new fire truck to replace engine, rescue vehicle

The 2020 vehicle was purchased for about $750,000

Snow hosts available to help you explore the Rossland Range

Safe and responsible way to learn about Rossland Recreation Site

Trail cannabis shop gets green light from province

The Higher Path hopes to open doors in next couple of weeks

Man spotted with shotgun in East Trail leads to weapons discovery

RCMP recover numerous weapons and stolen items after search on Fifth Ave.

Giant rotating ice disk forms in Maine river

Ice disk that is roughly 100 yards wide has formed in the Presumpscot River

Daredevil changes game plan to jump broken White Rock pier

Brooke Colby tells council daredevil event would help boost waterfront business

B.C. storm totals $37M in insured damages

The December storm wreaked havoc on B.C.’s south coast

Pregnant B.C. firefighter tries to save own house that caught fire

Julia Flinton and Anthony Sellars both worked on the 2017 wildfires

Theresa May wins no-confidence vote after Brexit deal rejection

UK PM can keep her job, after House of Commons voted 325-306

First Nation supporters march to Horgan’s MLA office

Dozens marched across the Greater Victoria community of Langford to support the Wet’suwet’en people

Liberal candidate steps aside after singling out Jagmeet Singh’s race

Karen Wang says she made comments online that referenced Singh’s cultural background

SUV wedged on top of car in B.C. mall parking lot has customers confused

The accident occurred Tuesday, no injuries were reported

Most Read