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Congratulations Ford Smith!

Christine Knapp
Congratulations Ford Smith!
by Christine Knapp - Thursday, 16 February 2017, 10:33 AM

Congratulations to Ford Smith, one of Canada’s 33 Loran Scholarship winners!

Valued at $100,000 over four years, each Loran Award includes an annual stipend of $10,000 and matching tuition waiver, access to $10,000 in funding for summer internships, one-on-one mentorship and annual retreats and scholar gatherings. It is tenable at any Loran partner universities.

Ford is an active on-call volunteer crew member at the local Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue station. He volunteers with the ski patrol, providing emergency response services, and leads a Scouts venturer company. Ford also plays baseball and referees soccer. He spent the summer working at the BC Cancer Agency.