Cash award available to SD 74 students

BC Hydro Power Pioneers have 20 $1,000 awards to bestow on local students.

The BC Hydro Power Pioneers (retirees) sponsor an annual $1,000 Community Service Award to a student attending school full time who is maintaining a passing grade and is 18 years of age or under as of March 31. There are 20 $1,000 awards available in British Columbia.

The 100 Mile Branch of the Power Pioneers are encouraging students to apply for this award. The 100 Mile area includes all the secondary schools in School District 74 and Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School in 100 Mile House.

Three applications are needed to award the Community Service Award in our area. If we don’t have three applications, the money will go to another area.

The deadline for the submitting the application is March 31.

The  Community Service Award application may be obtained from your school. They can also be found on under Community Support and then Community Service award.

In previous years this was awarded to students in Ashcroft and Clinton.