Soufriere Foundation provides 260 scholarships/bursaries to students in District 8
PRESS RELEASE – In October, the Soufriere Foundation announced that 260 deserving students were the recipients of its annual scholarship/bursary programme.
The successful scholarship awardees received a monetary contribution towards the purchase of books, school supplies and tuition cost and bursary awardees received school books.
The distribution of bursaries and the giving of scholarships by the Soufriere Foundation has become a customary annual undertaking.
The program which began as a fledgling undertaking in 2007 has gradually grown to become the biggest scholarships program in Saint Lucia with average annual expenditure in the last three years of over EC$190,000.