The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Union (SVGTU) on Friday 3rd August presented scholarships and bursaries to several children of members of the union who excelled in this year’s Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment (CPEA) examinations.
Scholarships were presented to three students: Marlique Jackson, Reanna Davis and Desler Pope.
Bursaries were presented to twelve children: Kylon Joe, Glendon Douglas, Israel Cumberbatch, Mia James, Kade George, Cheyenne Peters, Urijah Lyttle, Hosea Wilson, John Graham, A’ngel Mapp, Skye Baptiste and Jianna Stowe.
President of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Union Wendy Bynoe, urged the recipients to make use of their time in secondary school to further enhance their educational opportunities.
The SVGTU C. W. Prescod Scholarship Award Ceremony was held at the union’s headquarters in McKies Hill.