This Award is presented to a new teacher who has recently completed their studies. With this award we support and recognize members of the Black community who have chosen a profession in education. We believe it is important that our children see positive cultural reflections of themselves represented in our learning institutions.
This award is presented in memory of Heather Whittaker, a past president of the Mississauga Chapter. For more information about the scholarship, application eligibility, and upcoming dates, see application guidelines.
This award is intended to recognize and support a student who has shown proficiency in nursing and support for the Black community. We believe that by investing in nursing students, we can help improve the health outcomes of all patients, especially those in the Black community. This award is presented in memory of Joycelyn Callender, RN, a past Vice President of the Mississauga Chapter.