Chantal Wagner of Unity is one of the 16 students chosen from Western Canada to receive the RE/MAX 2011 Quest for Excellence' bursary valued at $1,000.
"The program encourages graduating students from British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, North West and Yukon Territories to write an essay and convey the contributions they have made to their communities. The key qualities these students have demonstrated are leadership, motivation and communication skills.
"Over 1200 entries were received this year from graduating students across Western Canada," says Marie Sheppy, senior co-ordinator, Corporate Affairs, RE/MAX of Western Canada.
"These amazing young adults have attributes which include
volunteering, participation in charitable events or fundraising. The contributions they make enrich the lives of others and their communities."
"RE/MAX understands the importance of building an outstanding future, and we are proud to be able to help these exceptional students reach their post secondary goals," says Elton Ash, regional executive vice-president, RE/MAX of Western Canada.
"The essays received this year were of the utmost quality, it's great to see young students demonstrating strong leadership skills in their local communities."
Henricus Gielis of Regina was the only other Saskatchewan recipient of the award.