KBD Awards Annual Education Bursaries
To foster and encourage higher learning, KBD has awarded $42,000 in education bursaries to local students since 2006.
If you're a KBD student or employee, or child or grandchild of a current KBD employee, you may be eligible for an annual education bursary of up to $1,000!
Do YOU Qualify?
If you meet the criteria below, the answer is yes!
How to APPLY . . .
You will need:
Questions . . .
The deadline for bursary applications is AUGUST 15th. Direct your questions to Cindy in Human Resources.
Note that successful applicants, once notified, must make themselves available to attend the Awards Ceremony in order to receive their bursary. Grants will be allocated at the discretion of the Board of Directors. Amounts may vary from year to year depending on quality and quantity of applicants.
2016 Bursary Recipients
Congratulations to this year's recipients who received a combined total of $5000 in bursaries to continue their post-secondary education! Each recipient submitted an essay sharing advice on how to attract millennials to a career as a truck driver.
Recipients included, from left to right, KBD Peter Cutler on behalf of his son, Liam Cutler, Hanna McLean-Duncan (grand-daughter of mechanic Pat McLean), Meghan Laming (daughter of dispatcher Steacy Skakum), and Kaitlyn Geurkink (Administrative & Office employee).
Liam Cutler is attending his first year of Conflict Studies & Human Rights at the University of Ottawa. Hanna is studying Pre-Health Science at St. Lawrence College. Meghan is returning to Loyalist College in Belleville to complete her studies in Customs and Border Services. And Kaitlyn is attending Algonquin College to continue her Business and Administration studies.
Previous Years' Recipients