The first awarding of the Montague – Mount Hamilton Goodwill Games Scholarship Fund established earlier this year will take place this fall, and applications are being accepted until Sept. 30 for a scholarship of approximately $500.
This scholarship fund was established by the Hennebery Family to recognize the role their parents, Mary and Reg Hennebery, played in establishing and supporting the Montague – Mount Hamilton Goodwill Games. Mary and her brother, Ernie McKenna, co-founded the Goodwill Games in 1969.
Applicants must be residents of Prince Edward Island attending a post-secondary educational institution in the year the scholarship is awarded and have participated as a player in the Montague – Mount Hamilton Goodwill Games on the Montague Minor Hockey Association team. They must also provide an essay outlining their experience in the Goodwill Games along with their educational and career goals (maximum: 400 words).
Application forms can be found on the Community Foundation of P.E.I. website at Cfpei.ca and can be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by mail or in person at 119 Queen St., Suite 102, Charlottetown, C1A 4B3.