Two Drumheller stu­dents re­ceive In­ter Pipeline Dis­cov­ery Awards

The Drumheller Mail - - Around Town - Pa­trick Ko­lafa

Two Drumheller stu­dents have re­ceived schol­ar­ships to pur­sue their post-sec­ondary ed­u­ca­tion, thanks to In­ter Pipeline’s Bur­sary pro­gram.

For the last 16 years, In­ter Pipeline has given back to the community by way of its awards pro­gram called Dis­cov­ery Awards. In 2019 Har­ri­son Mar­tynes, grad­u­ate of DVSS and

An­drew Ger­main, who grad­u­ated from St. An­thony’s School, re­ceived the schol­ar­ships.

The Dis­cov­ery Award is given to stu­dents in in­dus­try-re­lated fields which can in­clude any­thing from ac­count­ing to en­gi­neer­ing tech­nol­ogy, or busi­ness to a mill­wright and welder. The awards cri­te­ria in­cludes demon­strated aca­demic achieve­ment, community sup­port, and fi­nan­cial needs.

In ad­di­tion to firstyear stu­dents re­ceiv­ing the grants, the same stu­dent can ap­ply for ad­di­tional awards for their sec­ond year of post-sec­ondary ed­u­ca­tion.

This year 47 awards of $2,000 were awarded by In­ter Pipeline to stu­dents in com­mu­ni­ties in Al­berta and Saskatchew­an. The to­tal dis­trib­uted through the pro­gram this year was $94,000.

The process of ap­pli­ca­tion is com­pleted through the school that the stu­dent at­tends.

An­drew Ger­main… Re­cip­i­ent of In­ter Pipe­lines Dis­cov­ery Award

Har­ri­son Mar­tynes… Re­cip­i­ent of In­ter Pipe­lines Dis­cov­ery Award

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