Saskatchewan launches Scholarship of Honour

March 3, 2009

On Monday, the Saskatchewan government announced the creation of a special scholarship honouring Canadian Forces personnel and those who have died in the line of duty. The Saskatchewan Scholarship of Honour provides $5,000 to returning soldiers who have been active in the military after September 2001, as well as to spouses or children of severely injured or deceased soldiers who served after September 2001. Scholarship applicants must also be current or past permanent residents of Saskatchewan, and must be enrolled in a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution. Saskatchewan News Release | Regina Leader-Post | CBC