The Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Entrance Scholarship

2012-2013 Winners

Jenna Kelly

Program of Study: Music/Music Education

I am enrolled in the Music Faculty at MUN and am majoring in Voice. In the future, I am hoping to get a Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Music Education undergraduate degree and become a Music and French teacher. The Dr. Leslie Harris Memorial University Alumni Association Scholarship has made a positive impact on my education because it is a great incentive for achieving the best marks I can and it has provided me with the financial help to do so.


Courtney Young

Program of Study: Nursing

My name is Courtney Young and I graduated from the Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland. I am completing a Bachelor of Nursing degree at MUN School of Nursing. I am very appreciative to Memorial University for selecting me to receive this prestigious scholarship. This scholarship will enable me to complete my Nursing Degree without financial difficulties. This has been an awesome reward for my hard work and volunteerism in my hometown.


Riley Brooks

Program of Study: B.Sc (Math and Physics Major)

My name is Riley Brooks. I have recently graduated from Holy Trinity High and am currently attending my first semester at MUN. My plans for the future are to graduate from MUN with a joint honours in Math and Physics, and receiving the Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Entrance Scholarship has made it easy for me to concentrate on my studies.


John Eckert

Program of Study: Business Administration

My name is John Eckert and I grew up in Kippens, Newfoundland. My interests include skiing, wrestling, and playing piano. Winning the Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Entrance Scholarship has greatly helped me pursue my studies in Business Administration. My goal is to one day become a Human Resource Manager.


Matthew Chaulk

Program of Study: Human Kinetics and Recreation

Matthew Chaulk, graduate of Lewisporte Collegiate. I have applied to the Faculty of Human Kinetics and Recreation. This scholarship will be a great help to me financially. It has also given me the confidence I need to accomplish what I have always dreamed of doing – becoming a family doctor.


Christoph Pike

Program of Study: Arts (Political Science and Economics)

I am pursing a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Political Science and Economics, and am grateful to have received the Memorial University Alumni Entrance Scholarship. The scholarship has allowed me to both focus on my studies and maintain my extracurricular involvement without worrying about funding my degree. It has motivated me to continue striving for excellence as I travel along the path toward future studies, and hopefully someday the legal profession.


Laura Howells

Program of Study: BA English

I am extremely honoured and thankful to receive the MUN Alumni Entrance Scholarship. It allows me to make the most of what MUN has to offer, and for that I would like to sincerely thank the scholarship committee and its donors. While working on a Bachelor of Arts, I also remain active in the music community as an avid clarinetist. As of now, I hope to pursue a career in broadcasting and journalism.


Hailey Wiseman

Program of Study: B.Sc

My name is Hailey Wiseman and I am a graduate from Pasadena Academy. I am extremely honoured to have received this scholarship. I am working towards a Science degree and hope to be accepted into Optometry school. This scholarship has motivated me to strive to meet my academic goals.


Ian Ryland

Program of Study: BA English

I am currently pursuing and Arts degree in English with a French minor and I plan on completing a second degree in Primary/Elementary Education. I am sincerely grateful to be a recipient of The MUN Alumni Entrance Scholarship. Not only is it a reflection of the person I am; it will also continue to open many doors in my future educational and career related endeavors. I thank you Memorial University and the Selection Committee for this life-changing opportunity. I have no doubt this scholarship will impact my university life for the better.


Scholarships / Bursaries / Awards and other Financial Aid

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