CAAWS Scholarship Awarded

I am pleased to announce the SHKR Master's student, Vicki Flood (MPE candidate) was selected to receive the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity's (CAAWS) 2008 Stacey Levitt Women and Sport Scholarship in the amount of $500.

This scholarship is open to young women that exemplify the following ideals and qualities:

1. demonstrates a keen interest in sports and a healthy lifestyle

2. takes the initiative to make positive things happen

3. is highly motivated and enthusiastic

4. strives to be the best and doesn't give up trying

For those of us who have had the pleasure to have Vickie in our classes, I am sure you agree with CAAWS that Vickie is a role model and leader in the advancement of women's participation in sport and physical activity.

CAAWS received a total of 389 applications and Vickie was one of five recipients for the scholarship.

Angela Loucks-Atkinson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Human Kinetics and Recreation