Each year, St. Columba gives out bursaries to West Island students who are graduating from Secondary V and who have been accepted into a CEGEP or university music program for the Fall.
The recipients of the $500 bursaries for 2021 from the Mary and Peter Hobley Memorial Fund of the Community Foundation of Monterey are:
Daniel Benedetti, pianist, from Lighthouse Christian Academy (home school division) will attend McGill’s faculty of Music in piano performance.
Peize Liu, classical guitarist, from École secondaire Félix Leclerc, will attend Marianopolis to study music.
Kevin Rawnsley, electric bassist, from Beaconsfield High School, will attend Vanier to study music and science.