ANNOUNCEMENT OF AWARDING OF CAFA/ARAC 2018 AIRBORNE FORCES SCHOLARSHIP
ANNOUNCEMENT OF AWARDING OF CAFA/ARAC  2018 AIRBORNE FORCES SCHOLARSHIP

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Airborne Forces Association and in cooperation with the Airborne Regiment Association of Canada, I am pleased to announce that the recipient of this year’s $2000 Bursary from the Airborne Forces Scholarship Fund is:

Ms. Anna Madeline Klick

From St. Albert, Alberta, Anna Klick is commencing her second year as a full-time student at MacEwan University in Edmonton. She is enrolled in a challenging Bachelor of Science programme of studies in Mathematics and Biological Sciences. On completion of her Bachelor of Science degree, Anna intends to obtain a Master’s degree and a PhD in Mathematics.

Anna Klick was selected to receive the award as the most deserving applicant in 2018 based on her outstanding academic performance in high school and first year at MacEwan University, her continuing and determined personal development, her long-standing commitment to community activities, her generous support to those less fortunate and her impressive personal attributes. Anna is the daughter of Mrs. Margaret Klick and Sergeant (retired) Ben Klick. Sgt Klick served proudly in 2 Airborne Commando, Canadian Airborne Regiment and is a member of The Airborne Regiment Association of Canada and The Airborne Social Club (Edmonton).

This award was presented on August 31st 2018 at Royal Canadian Legion Branch #271 in St. Albert in the presence of Anna’s family and friends and local members of the Canadian Airborne Forces Association, the Airborne Regiment Association of Canada and The Airborne Social Club (Edmonton).

Front L-R: Margaret Klick (mother), Anna Klick, Ben Klick (father), Liam Klick (brother)
Middle L-R: Ben Murdock, Adrienne Freeman, Les Skinner, Gord Carter, Tim Turner, Bill Johnston, Robert Vanier, Bill Dickson, Troy Deatrich (Pres RCL Branch #271)
Back L-R: Tim Penny, Leo McCarthy, Art Brochu, John Johnston, Bill Tremain, Paul Wiseman, Wallace Bona

Information about applying for the CAFA/ARAC Airborne Forces Scholarship for 2019 can be found on the CAFA website at https://canadianairborneforces.ca/bursaries/ and the ARAC website at http://airborneassociation.com/e/members/sp/ .

 

Rick Hatton
Scholarship Chairman, Canadian Airborne Forces Association

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