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Chief Myles Burke Memorial Award

Description: Myles Burke, former Chief of the Cape Breton Regional Police Service, and alumnus of Holland College's Atlantic Police Academy, passed away suddenly on April 9, 2011. To honour his memory, Cape Breton businessman Joseph Shannon established an award in Chief Burke's name.

Criteria: The award will be given annually to a deserving student accepted into the Police Science (Cadet) program at the Holland College Atlantic Police Academy. The successful recipient will be an individual who demonstrates financial need and a solid work ethic. Volunteer experience will be considered an asset. Student must apply for the award and provide a completed application form and a completed financial information section. Applications will be reviewed and successful recipients selected by a selection committee chaired by the College Registrar.

Applies to: Police Science (Cadet)

Internal or External Amount Deadline Type
internal $1,200 November 1 entrance

Award details subject to change.