Scholarship Announcement

Aug 5, 2024

Monday, August 5th - 1:40 PM

Location: Gimli Park, Main Stage Categories: Arts & Culture, Contests, Entertainment

Scholarship Announcement

Date: Monday, August 5th
Time: 1:40 PM
Location: Gimli Park Main Stage

Dennis N. Stefanson Memorial Scholarship

The Dennis N. Stefanson Memorial Scholarship is awarded at the Gimli Park main stage at the Icelandic Festival of Manitoba on the Monday of August long weekend. The scholarship was established in 2011 in memory of Dennis N. Stefanson who passed away in 2010. Dennis was a teacher, lifetime volunteer and community leader. He was President of the Icelandic Festival between 1973 and 1974. The Scholarship, in the amount of $750, is presented annually to a candidate that demonstrates responsible community citizenship, volunteer spirit, promotion of Icelandic culture and pursuit of educational opportunities.

Learn more about the scholarship and follow the application link for details.


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