Scholarship Awards for Seniors Now Closed!

Driving Dreams For Our Youth bANNER

Who can apply for a $5,000 Scholarship? Closed!

Senior Students from a Secondary school in Belleville, Ontaro, who are graduating in their 4th year of high school and entering an accredited college or university, in a health science field of study can apply! These scholarships are only open to students, through their Guidance Departments. One recipient from each of the area high schools will receive $5,000.

February 10, 2017 Closed!
Applications must be received by your Guidance office no later then February 08, 2016. Applications received after that date will NOT be accepted.

February 28, 2017 Closed!
The individual schools will select the successful candidate(s) and forward the name(s) to our committee by February 28, 2017.

Recipients will be notified by the Medigas Driving Dreams For Our Youth Scholarship Committee, when awards ceremony will take place.

How to apply? Closed!

Judging Criteria Closed!

Applications are judged on academic record, community involvement, extracurricular activities and the 500 word essay. Student must reside in Quinte to be eligible.


The award money will be paid in one installment, to the successful candidate’s accredited school of choice. Students are to provide proof of registration from the school they are attending, in the agreed upon program prior to the release of the scholarship.

This year's recipients are:

Kaitlin Kawam (Albert College)
Aspiration: Paediatric surgeon (specializing in trauma or orthopaedics)
To Attend: U of T / U of Ottawa / McMaster or McGill

Ashley Hagerman (Bayside SS)
Aspiration: Medical Geneticist
To Attend: Queens/McMaster/U of T/

Emma Graves (Centennial SS)
Aspiration: Pediatrician or Oncology
To Attend: Western/Queens/McMaster

Dong Suk (Kevin) Kang (Moira SS)
Aspiration: Physical medicine & rehab physician
To Attend: McMaster/ U of T/Queens/ McGill

Emilie Nelson (Nicholson Catholic)
Aspiration: Family physician, genetic-counselling or pediatrics
To Attend: U of Ottawa / Carleton / McMaster

Madison Scheerhoorn (Quinte Christian)
Aspiration: Medical researcher (genes mutation)
To Attend: U of Ottawa / Queens/ Carleton/

Rylee Tebworth (Quinte SS)
Aspiration: PT or paramedic
To Attend: Wilfrid Laurier / Brock University

Matthew Grouchy (St-Theresa )

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