CIBC sweetens Youthvision scholarships by $2.8 million

February 21, 2008

CIBC has announced $2.8 million in new funding for its CIBC Youthvision Scholarship Program.  The program supports grade 10 students who would not otherwise have the opportunity to pursue a post-secondary education.  CIBC's total investment in the program, since 1999, is $10 million.  The program is a partnership between CIBC, Big Brothers / Big Sisters, and YMCA Canada.  Recipients receive tuition support and summer internships at YMCA locations.  CIBC News Release