Thank you to everyone who submitted their names and essays for the 2016/2017 IBEW First District Scholarships Award; we received entries this year from 201 applicants.

A random draw was made this morning at the First District Office, and it is my pleasure to announce the following winners:

Brad Bordage – Local Union 37, Fredericton, NB

Emma Landriault– Local Union 636, Mississauga, ON

Rebecca Edwards – Local Union 2351, Churchill Falls, NL

Reeve Matias – Local Union 993, Kamloops, BC

Paolo Labrador – Local Union 213, Vancouver, BC

Congratulations to these five applicants!!!

We, at the First District Office, and the other sponsors (TD Insurance Meloche Monnex, MWG Appareland AIL) wish these dedicated young people a successful year in their continued education.

In solidarity,

Bill Daniels

International Vice President