The Harrison McCain Scholarship

2015-2016 Winners



Cassandra Spierenburg

Program of Study: Undecided

My name is Cassandra Spierenburg and I will be attending Memorial University in September. I am debating between completing programs in Chemical Engineering or Medicine. Receiving this scholarship has alleviated some of the financial stress of attending university, and has made these programs more attainable to me. Thank you Scholarship Committee. 


Shane Pope

Program of Study: B.A.

My name is Shane Pope. I am registered in the B.A. Program at MUN with a long-term goal of becoming a Social Worker. The Harrison McCain Scholarship is not only an investment in my future, but an investment in the vulnerable life of a child or youth.



Gabrielle Murphy

Program of Study: Police Studies

My name is Gabrielle Murphy. I plan on being a police officer. The Harrison McCain scholarship has impacted me in a positive manner and I am beyond thankful for being awarded this scholarship.



 Victoria Duke

Program of Study: Undecided

My name is Victoria Duke and I have been awarded The Harrison McCain Scholarship. Being awarded this scholarship has dramatically impacted my life by allowing me to go to university and achieve my career goals, all while being a single teen mom. This scholarship allows me to provide a better life for my daughter, Clarissa, and for that I am eternally grateful.


Olivia Carew

Program of Study: Science

My name is Olivia Carew and I am a recent graduate of Baltimore School in Ferryland. This upcoming September I will be entering into the Faculty of Science where I will start working towards a degree in Pharmacy. This scholarship has impacted me tremendously and will allow me to focus, be ambitious, and strive for greatness without financial burden weighing me down. It is a privilege to be chosen as a recipient of this scholarship and I thank my school, the Harrison McCain Foundation and Memorial University for making it possible.



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