Scholarships awarded to students in International Centre for Northern Governance and Development graduate program

Master of Northern Governance and Development 2013-14 students were awarded scholarships on behalf of Cameco. Standing, from left: Connie Cheecham (La Loche), Shavonne Custer (Pelican Narrows), Frances Goulet (Creighton), Jennifer Roberts (La Ronge), Mikhail Vinokurov (Russia), Alana Gardiner (Meadow Lake), Walter Smith (Pinehouse), Helen Ben (Loon Lake), Simon Bird (Southend), Blake Charles (La Ronge). Kneeling, from left: Brandon White (La Ronge), Tuiara Sivtceva (Russia), Clifford McKenzie (La Ronge), Donald Bear (Pelican Narrows).

Students in the International Centre for Northern Governance and Development’s Master of Northern Governance and Development (MNGD) program were awarded $84,000 in graduate scholarships by Cameco Corporation this afternoon. The presentation took place at Cameco Headquarters and was attended by Northern Saskatchewan stakeholders.

Each of the 14 scholarships is worth $6,000, and the funds will be used by the students to cover tuition and other program costs. The announcement coincided with the launch of the MNGD internship program, By the North with the North: Community Building in Northern SaskatchewanContinue reading