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4-H Canada Announces Recipients of 2021 TD 4-H Agriculture Scholarship

Ottawa, ON, Aug. 24, 2021 – 4-H Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 TD 4-H Agriculture Scholarship.

TD Bank Group has generously provided $30,000 in scholarship funds for 2021, with a total of 12 4-H members from across Canada selected to receive $2,500 toward their post-secondary education in agriculture, agricultural science, or agricultural business this coming fall.

“Our ever-changing world has taught us that food security is more important now than ever, and we are proud to partner with TD in supporting youth who are pursuing post-secondary education in the field of agriculture,” said Shannon Benner, CEO of 4-H Canada. “We congratulate the 2021 scholarship recipients and wish them all the best in their educational and career pursuits.”

4-H Canada is committed to promoting positive youth development and providing youth with tools and guidance to lay the foundation for a life-long love of learning in the field of agriculture. 

"TD is proud to support 4-H Canada advance its mission to develop future leaders in agriculture," said Alec Morley, Senior Vice President, Agriculture Services, Business Banking. "We wish this year's scholarship recipients success as they pursue a career in an industry we are all reliant upon."

The 2021 TD 4-H Agriculture Scholarship recipients are as follows:

Recipient

Province

Area of Study

Institution

Jalen Thurgood

BC

Bachelor of Science

University of British Columbia

Jessica Hadwin

AB

Diploma,

Agribusiness

Lakeland College

Jenna Simpson

AB

Bachelor of Science,

Animal Health

University of Alberta

Grace Christensen

SK

Animal Science Technology

Lakeland College

Halee Piasta

MB

Bachelor of Science

University of Manitoba

Emily Robb

MB

Bachelor of Science, Agroecology

University of Manitoba

Kyla Lewis

ON

Bachelor of Science,

Animal Biology

University of Guelph

Ashley Miller

ON

Bachelor of Science,

Agriculture

University of Guelph

Amanda St-Denis

QC

Diploma,

Business Agriculture

Algonquin College

Kayleigh Brewer

NB

Bachelor of Science,

Agriculture, Animal Science

Dalhousie University

For more information on the TD 4-H Agriculture Scholarship, visit 4-h-canada.ca/scholarships.  

 

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About 4-H Canada

For over 100 years, 4-H Canada has been one of the most highly respected positive youth development organizations in Canada. 4-H Canada has close to 23,500 members and more than 8,500 volunteer leaders. Our goal is to help young Canadians “Learn To Do By Doing” in a safe, inclusive and fun environment. We believe in nurturing responsible, caring and contributing youth leaders who are committed to positively impacting their communities across Canada and around the world. To learn more about 4-H Canada, please visit 4-h-canada.ca and follow our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.

For more information, media may contact:

Mike Sheeler
Marketing and Communications Director
4-H Canada
613-316-5422
communications@4-h-canada.ca