Jim Latham Annual Entrance Scholarship
Jim Latham was an educator/Principal/Superintendent in the Fraser Valley. He was relationship driven and strived to find the strengths in all he worked with. As an educator in Humanities subjects he was a good communicator both oral and written. He was passionate about public education and success and achievement for all students. He encouraged many students along the way to do their best in academics, arts, sports, and leadership. He was service oriented. He mentored many school and district administrators during this career. He was well liked and above all was kind, caring and compassionate.
AVAILABLE TO: A student entering the Bachelor of Education, Teacher Education program. Must be a Canadian or permanent resident. Available to a student that embodies some of the same attributes as Jim Latham: relationship driven; passionate about public education, success and achievement for students; encouraging; service oriented; a mentor; well liked; kind; caring; and compassionate.
DEADLINE: May 10
SELECTION PROCEDURE: Recipients will be selected by the department. Instructions will be sent to accepted students.