The Francis Taylor Memorial Bursary

This bursary is administered by the QWI and is open to students who are Quebec residents and who are entering CEGEP, University, or Vocational school, and are in financial need.

Ms. Taylor served as QWI secretary for 8 years and then in 1958 went on the become the first secretary of the Federated Women's Institutes of Canada.

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Application deadline: August 30 of the year which the bursary is applied for.

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2015 Emma Beaudoin, Laurentian Regional High School, attending Champlain College, Lennoxville
2015 Colby Johnson, CEGEP de la Gaspesie
2014 Sierra Ellen Sanchez, Caplan, Gaspé, attending John Abbott College
2014 Cameron Burns, Cookshire, John Abbott College

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