Knowledge First Financial, Canada’s largest RESP company, understands how saving for education help students succeed. This year, they have offered 20 students a scholarship to help lessen their financial burden.
The Knowledge First Financial Undergraduate Study Award supported students in financial need who have demonstrated great community involvement, and a passion for education and vision.
Every one of these students submitted a personal statement detailing their goals and achievements both in-school and in volunteer roles while demonstrating their distinctive personalities. These winners have demonstrated exceptional drive in their academic careers and benevolence in their volunteering.
Let’s meet the remarkable undergrads who have impressed the Knowledge First Financial team!
Juliana Angel is working towards an Engineering degree in Applied Science in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Danny Astle, a student from Edmonton, Alberta, is working towards a Bachelor of Science degree with a specialization in computer science.
Muhammad Momin Chaudhry from Brampton, Ontario is currently studying Mechatronics Engineering in a Bachelor of Applied Science degree.
Yixiao Chen from Richmond Hill, Ontario is working towards a Bachelor of Health Sciences degree.
Jessica Chu from Scarborough, Ontario is currently studying both a Bachelor of Science in Physics and a Bachelor of Education.
Marissa Clarke from Richmond Hill, Ontario is studying towards an Honours Bachelor of Arts with a double major in both Criminology and Psychology.
Sarah Daniel from Edmonton, Alberta is currently studying a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry.
Farah Fatima from Scarborough, Ontario is working towards her Bachelor of Social Work degree.
Ayush Gupta from Gloucester, Ontario is studying Aeronautical Engineering.
Sophia Hou from Richmond Hill, Ontario is currently working towards her Bachelor of Applied Science in Applied Human Nutrition and Dietetics.
Sanaz Lordfard from Thornhill, Ontario is currently working towards a Medical Sciences degree.
Oreoluwa Olopade from Edmonton, Alberta is studying in a Bachelor of Science degree with a specialization in Pharmacology.
Hardiv Patel from Brampton, Ontario is studying Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences.
Elisabeth Pickart from Ketch Harbour, Nova Scotia is currently studying in Class Afloat.
Zachary Rodgers from Lions Head, Ontario is working towards his Bachelor of Industrial Design.
Ansia Sivakumaran from Concord, Ontario is studying for a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
Reilly Smith from Clarenville, Newfound Land is working towards his Undergraduate Doctor of Medicine.
Ruhani Walia from Brampton, Ontario is studying Social Sciences, Economics, and Psychology/Political Science in his Bachelor of Arts degree.
Evan Xie from Milton, Ontario is working towards his Medical Sciences degree.
Tina Zou from Markham, Ontario is studying Business in a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
Congratulations to all 20 of the Knowledge First Financial Undergraduate Study Award winners! The award will reopen in the spring, so keep your eye out! You may be the next winner!