Benson Kearley IFG would like to reward the students who are making an impact in the community by awarding five, $2,000 scholarships. The scholarship will be awarded to students who have initiated a philanthropic endeavor or started their own business while in high school.
Benson Kearley IFG wants to recognize students that are making a positive impact on their communities. Whether it started with a school assignment that was taken to the next level, or an initiative that was started on their own, Benson Kearley IFG wants to embrace Students making an impact!
This scholarship is available to students in grade twelve about to enter first year post secondary education. The students must be entering school full-time and working towards an Apprenticeship/Trade Certificate, a College Certificate/Diploma, a University Certificate/Diploma, a Bachelor's Degree, a Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry, a Master's Degree or a Doctorate.

Alvin Li

Project Backpacks for Kids

Carly Sillcox

Super Strokes Swim School

Conrad Koehl

Let’s Get Organized (LGO)

Dennis Bae


Kishon Mahenthirarajan


Applications are to be submitted no later than
midnight Thursday, April 16, 2020. Submissions should
include their story describing the company or philanthropic
project they created, and why they did so.

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If you have any questions or comments regarding the contest, please feel free to contact:

Courtney Kearley
T 905.898.3815 TF 1.800.463.6503

Our registered office is located at:
17705 Leslie St., Suite 101, Newmarket, ON L3Y 3E3


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