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$2,000 Renee Covill Scholarships Presented at Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture

Posted by Stephanie Rogers on December 11, 2012 in News

Jill Covill, representing the Covill Family, attended the Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture’s Scholarship Banquet to congratulate students receiving $2,000 Renée Covill Scholarships.

The 2012 recipients are (back row):   Mannfred Boehm, Truro, NS, a fourth year B.Sc.(Agr.) Plant Science student;  Edward MacDonell, Enfield, NS, a third year B.Sc.(Agr.) Plant Science student; and Jakob Vogel, Apple Hill, ON, a third year B.Sc.(Agr.) Animal Science student.  Front row:  Amanda Levy, Meadow Springs, NS, a fourth year B.Sc.(Agr.) Plant Science student;  David Crawford, Dartmouth, NS, a second year Environmental Horticulture Technology student and Ms. Jill Covill.  The scholarships are awarded to students who gave course and project work that reflect a commitment to environmental issues and career interests in growing plants (including farming). Selection criteria are academic performance, financial need and career plans.