Two county students awarded Loran Scholarships
Campbell Hart and Zoe McDaniel were the recipients
- by John Gillis and Rankin MacDonald
Two Nova Scotia students have been awarded the prestigious Loran Scholarship for 2018 and both of them are from Inverness County.
They are Campbell Hart, 17, from North East Margaree, a grade 12 student at Cape Breton Highlands Academy and Zoe McDaniel, 17, a grade 12 student at Dalbrae Academy who comes from Brook Village.
Since 1998, the Loran Scholarship Foundation, a privately funded charity, has handed out $31.5 million in scholarships to students from across Canada.
This year, the foundation received over 5,000 applications, interviewed over 500, and invited 88 to Toronto on February 2nd to 3rd for final assessments.
Thirty-four scholarships were awarded.