Blanche and Lorne Harper Memorial Entrance Award

Description: The Blanche and Lorne Harper Memorial Award was established by the family of Blanche Harper, who was a Prince of Wales graduate, and also in memory of her son Lorne Harper.

Criteria: Applicants must be PEI residents entering their first year of studies in a Holland College program. Applications must demonstrate financial need, be a custodial caregiver of or more dependent children and have had a minimum of three year break in their education. The applicant must also include an essay that describes their:

  • Career goals
  • Self-motivation, well-roundedness and team player abilities
  • Ability to be a positive role model within their community
  • Use of inter and intra personal skills
  • Positive professional attitude
    These characteristics must also be outline in two letters of support completed by non-relatives.

Applies to: All Programs

Blanche and Lorne Harper, in Memory of
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been out of school for three years or longer?
  2. Please include an essay outlining your career goals, self-motivation. This should also demonstrate how you are a team player, positive role model, and well rounded.
  3. Please upload a reference letter.
  4. Please upload a second reference letter.