Sponsored by the family of Maureen Goldsmith, the $500 scholarship is in memory of a wonderful NWT SPCA volunteer and friend. This scholarship is to recognize and reward an individual who is passionate about animal welfare, nature, and conservation. To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must:
- Be a high school graduate,
- Be a current or former Northern Resident,
- Be accepted to, or currently attending, a post-secondary, educational institution in a program relating to the betterment of animals,
- Be involved in the community, such as volunteering,
- Have at least an average academic standing.