Two get DSCL scholarships

The Dominica Co-operative Societies League (DCSL) has awarded scholarships to two more students as part of its high school program.

The students have been identified as Jaide Laurent, who has been awarded the League’s Joffre Robinson Scholarship, and Lestus Lewis, who received the Sister Alicia Scholarship.

The Joffre Robinson Scholarship is based on merit while the Sister Alicia Scholarship is based on need.

The DCSL said to date 19 Sister Alicia Scholarships and 25 Joffre Robinson Scholarships have been awarded.

In a release, the league said for the academic year 2011/2012 it has spent over $8,000 on its scholarship program with $4,000 being spent this new school year on text books alone.

The league said it has decided to give the scholarships because of its strong emphasis on education.

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10 Comments

  1. Clarity
    August 14, 2012

    Congratulations Jaide and Lestus. Please keep up the good work!!!

  2. Anonymous
    August 14, 2012

    Congrats my Jaidie. I’m so proud of you, keep reaching for the stars the sky is the limit. I thank god for his blessings on you and your family. That’s just the beginning of things to come. By God’s grace I know you will succeed…

  3. Halian
    August 14, 2012

    YAAAAAAYYYYYY!!! That’s my niece!!! Jaide I know where you get that intelligence!! Not far! Your aunty!!!! Love you sweetheart and I am very proud of you!!!

  4. love
    August 14, 2012

    good for them

  5. nina
    August 14, 2012

    he always allows his children to shine always

  6. nina
    August 14, 2012

    congrats once more jadie indeed God has and is being faithful to u he always his children to shine always make good use of it baby girl and make us proud when u start ur journey at hig school

  7. Gaby
    August 13, 2012

    We are indeed grateful….Young ones please use this wisely…Go out there and make yourselves, families and DCSL proud.

  8. Free Thinker
    August 13, 2012

    Congratulations.Commendable work DSCL!!! Keep it up!!

  9. Yep
    August 13, 2012

    DNO….just want to know when are you going to give us some news on the cxc results

  10. All Mine
    August 13, 2012

    awesome…good spirit

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