The St Vincent and the Grenadines Public Service Union (PSU) awarded five scholarships to the children of members who were successful in the 2022 recently concluded CPEA examination.
The successful candidates received their scholarship from the Chair of the Education Committee Sis. Gweneth Baptiste – Stoddard at a small award ceremony held at the Union’s headquarters on the 4th August, 2022.
The ceremony also featured Miss Latique Browne, a former scholarship holder of the Public Service Union, who gave inspirational and motivational encouragement to both parents and students who were in attendance.
Of the five scholarship awardees from a list of 20 applicants, four received their awards based on their academic performances, while the other received a disadvantaged scholarship. The successful students will each receive $1000 for each year of their secondary school education and a supplementary allowance for transportation. The unsuccessful applicants will receive a one-time bursary.
The following persons received a scholarship: Nicoya Francis, Izayah Charles – Ross, Shania Davis, Aaron McDonald and Neri Gittens.
The following received a one-ti
me bursary: Jordan Black, Luke Simon, Alexa Mason, Haley McDowall, Triston George, Taquez Jackson, Johanna Burgin, Karlen Browne.