The Milton Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the addition of a new scholarship to its existing program for the 2024 academic year, in partnership with Wilfrid Laurier University.
Since 1990, the Milton Chamber of Commerce has been dedicated to supporting local high school graduates in their pursuit of higher education by offering monetary scholarships to students entering post-secondary studies. This year, the Chamber is thrilled to introduce a new scholarship, providing further avenues for deserving students to access financial assistance.
The 2024 Scholarship program will award scholarships to:
- One student from each Milton high school
- A child of a current Chamber member
- One student attending Laurier Milton
The 2024 application deadline is April 26, 2024. To learn more and apply, click here.
“The rising cost of living continues to affect businesses and households across Milton”, said Bianca Caramento, CEO of the Milton Chamber of Commerce. “These scholarships will help students in our community attain the education they need.”
“We are grateful for the Milton Chamber of Commerce’s commitment to supporting postsecondary education and for their investment in Laurier students,” said Deborah MacLatchy, president and vice-chancellor of Wilfrid Laurier University. “Supporting students in Milton means they can access a high quality Laurier education, close to home.”
About the Milton Chamber of Commerce: The Milton Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit, membership-based, organization representing approximately 700 member businesses that employ over 26,000 people in the community.
About Wilfrid Laurier University: Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to academic excellence. Laurier’s holistic approach to learning integrates innovative programming with hands-on experience outside the classroom to ensure Laurier graduates are not only ready for the future but are inspired to leave their mark on the world. Community is at the heart of everything the university does. Laurier inspires students to engage in campus life and the broader community, leading to high levels of student satisfaction and engaged alumni who carry the Laurier legacy throughout the world. As a community of researchers, leaders and educators, Laurier builds knowledge that serves society and creates connections that have a lasting impact. Learn more about Laurier’s 20,000+ students in Waterloo, Brantford, Kitchener, Milton and Toronto at wlu.ca. Learn about Laurier Milton at the future student site and wlu.ca/Milton.
Bianca Caramento – President and CEO, Milton Chamber – 905-878-0581 ext. 104 – firstname.lastname@example.org