2011 Scholarship Winners

For Immediate Release
Campbellville,ON
September 9, 2011

 

2011 Scholarship Winners

The Ontario Harness Horse Association is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 OHHA scholarships.  For the sixth year in a row OHHA is awarding scholarships to children of active, participating OHHA members who are entering their first year of full-time undergraduate studies leading to a first post-secondary certificate or diploma. 

This year’s winner of the $2,500 university scholarship is Nicole LaRush (Milton), who has been admitted to the Bachelor of Science, Honours Co-op Major Chemistry program at the University of Guelph.

Courtney Pollard (London), who was admitted to the Pre-Health Science program at Fanshawe College in London, is the winner of the $1,500 college scholarship.

One of the criteria to be awarded a scholarship is proven academic achievement and both these candidates realized outstanding results during their secondary education.

OHHA thanks all the students who applied for a scholarship and wishes them the very best of luck with their studies and for the future!