2016 RecipientsHomepage / Future Students / Fees and Funding / Scholarships, Awards, Bursaries / B.E.S.T. Project Fund / 2016 Recipients Application for B.E.S.T. Project Fund 2021 Recipients 2020 Recipients 2019 Recipients 2018 Recipients 2017 Recipients 2016 Recipients Janie Damien Alyssa McLean Laura Crack Sophie Duchesne Sarah Legge Philippe Laporte Noémie Fortin Amanda Corkum Chelsey Paquette Gabrielle Lesage 2015 Recipients 2014 Recipients 2013 Recipients 2016 RecipientsB.E.S.T. Project FundJanie DamienJanie Damien is a third year student from Saint-Eustache, Quebec, studying Psychology with a Neuroscience Concentration. Janie will be volunteering with the Child Rights Initiative in Jamaica. This program aims to protect children from harm and psychological abuse.Read Janie’s storyAlyssa McLeanAlyssa is a third year student from Cornwall, ON, studying in Educational Studies, Fine Arts and French. Alyssa will be attending and participating in the Art Relief Volunteer Program provided by Cultural Canvas Thailand.Read Alyssa’s story Laura CrackLaura is a third year student from Toronto, O.N. studying Biology with a health science concentration. Laura will be participating in a four-month internship at the Institut National du Sport du Québec.Read Laura’s story Sophie DuchesneSophie is a third year Psychology student from Montreal, QC. Sophie will be participating in a Summer Research Program at the Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto.Read Sophie’s story Sarah LeggeFrom Rothesay, New Brunswick, Sarah is a fourth-year student pursuing a double major in Secondary Education and English. Sarah will be attending courses at the Summer Institute in Education at the British Columbia Faculty of Education’s Okanagan Campus.Read Sarah’s story Philippe LaportePhilippe is a third year student, from Varennes, Quebec, studying in Physics, Mathematics and Modern Languages. Philippe will be attending a summer school in Physics of the Climate at Utrecht University in the Netherlands.Read Philippe’s story Noémie FortinNoémie is a third year student from Lac-Mégantic, Quebec. She is pursuing a Double Honours in Fine Arts Studio and Art History and Theory. Noémie will be participating in a curatorial internship at ODD Gallery in Dawson City, Yukon.Read Noémie’s storyAmanda CorkumAmanda, from New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, is a fourth-year Chemistry Honours student with a Religion minor. Amanda will attend and present research findings at the 99th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition in Halifax, N.S.Read Amanda’s story Chelsey PaquetteChelsey, from London, Ontario, is a third-year student studying Biology, Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution. This summer, Chelsey will be a research assistant at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.Read Chelsey’s story Gabrielle LesageGabrielle is a second-year student from Laval, Quebec, with a Psychology major and an English minor. Gabrielle will be participating in a three-week summer program at King’s College London to study Jane Austen.Read Gabrielle’s story Check back next week for the next story!