Toronto ON - “We’re pleased to announce that Tanner Hockey, a ?rst year British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) student, has been selected to receive the $5,000 scholarship for the 2022/2023 academic year” said Mike Collinge, Chair of Canadian Print Scholarships.
The scholarship was established to honour the late Warren Wilkins, a visionary leader in the Canadian printing industry who worked diligently to foster and support new talent. It provides special recognition to a particularly deserving student starting their post-secondary studies toward a career in graphic communications.
Hockey was nominated for this award by Masih Ferdosian, Program Head of the Graphic Communications Program at BCIT.
“Tanner consistently exhibits strong leadership skills, a proactive attitude, and a remarkable ability to collaborate e?ectively with his peers” said Ferdosian.
“Completing my ?rst year in the program at BCIT has been a rewarding challenge thus far. I feel more prepared than ever to absorb and implement my learnings from this program with the help of my previously acquired skills and life experiences” added Hockey.