Ethel Williams Memorial Nursing Award & Vera Murray Memorial Nursing Award

Dr. Christina Murray’s two grandmothers made a significant impact on the personal and professional lives of her family.  Without their wisdom and encouragement to pursue an education, Christina (BA…

Dr. Satadal Dasgupta Memorial Award

On the 27th of May 2018, Satadal Dasgupta, beloved husband, father, professor, research, avid gardener and loving family man passed away. Born in Kolkata, India, Prince Edward Island…

Floyd & Hilda Drake Memorial Award and the Charles & Ethnee Booker Award

Floyd and Hilda Drake were longtime residents of Charlottetown.  Hilda experienced serious illness and her care required frequent encounters with health care providers over the years.  Nurses not only provided…

The Gray Family Foundation creates first two scholarships for UPEI’s new Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine program

The Gray Group Inc., provincially and nationally recognized for its philanthropic efforts, established the first awards supporting entrance students in the new Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine program at UPEI.  These…

Paula “Suzanne” MacPherson Scholarship

As Suzanne’s family heals from her loss at the age of 49, her parents, Stan and Heather MacPherson, have established this scholarship as part of her legacy.  UPEI…

Betty M. Jeffery Award

Betty Jeffery benefited from scholarship and award support for both her undergraduate and graduate studies. She served UPEI as an academic librarian for 17 years.  The University conferred the…

Marilyn MacDonald Memorial Award

Marilyn MacDonald (1957 – 2018) was born in Marshfield PEI and graduated from the PEI School of Nursing in 1979.  Married to Leo, they raised three children; Leanne,…

PEI’s Famous Five Graduate Student Award

In 1993, women held five of the most influential positions in the province of Prince Edward Island. Premier Catherine Callbeck, Leader of the Opposition Pat Mella, Speaker of…

Ernest J. Brennan Entrance Scholarship

Ernest J. Brennan, affectionately known to all of his friends and family as Ernie, has a long history in business, government and community relations on PEI.  Ernie’s son,…

The Ron McInnis Hockey Scholarship

Ron McInnis (UPEI BBA ’78), former member of the UPEI Hockey Panthers (1974 – 78) and a member of the UPEI Athletics Advisory Board has had a long and successful…