Yes, you read that correct ... Nerissa Kassis (Tennyson Grad 2013) is one of four Metro Vancouver teenagers who are among the 88 national finalists for the Loran Scholars Foundation award, considered one of the top awards of its kind in the country. Valued at $100,000 over 4 years, the award is based on marks, service to the community and leadership. Nerissa is off to Ottawa for 2 days of interviews ... good luck Nerissa!
34 lucky students will be recipients of the award.
Check out the Province article here.
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