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Appleby Announces Award & Bursary Recipients

Appleby Announces Award & Bursary Recipients

For the last 40 years, the partners of Appleby have provided awards and bursaries to qualified Bermudian applicants who have demonstrated academic excellence within the legal field, community outreach and extracurricular activities. The year’s Legal Education award, valued at $30,000, is awarded to Karim Creary, a graduate from St. Lawrence University... Read more of this article

Southampton Parish Scholarship Recipients

Southampton Parish Scholarship Recipients

The Southampton Parish Council recently awarded its annual scholarships to students of Southampton parish to help them to pursue their university education, with a small ceremony recently held at the Gibbs Hill Lighthouse. Pictured [L-R]: Scholarship Recipient Ms Veronica Swan-DeGraff and Southampton Parish Scholarship Committee Chair Ms. Sakina Darrell;... Read more of this article

PHC Foundation Award $45,000 In Scholarships

PHC Foundation Award $45,000 In Scholarships

The PHC Foundation recently celebrated its 15th Anniversary and held their annual Scholarship awards Presentation and Gala. Guest speaker, Mr. Chris Furbert, a long time PHC member and former President of the Pembroke Hamilton Club spoke about the history of the foundation, how it started as the brainchild of PHC Executive committee members, and highlighted... Read more of this article

BFSA ‘Good Sportsmanship Award’ On Aug 15

BFSA ‘Good Sportsmanship Award’ On Aug 15

The Bermuda Friendly Societies Association [BFSA] will present its annual “Good Sportsmanship Award” to the Cup Match player who best exemplifies the principles and virtues of good sportsmanship on Thursday [Aug 15] at 6.30pm at Manchester Unity Hall in Hamilton. Leo Mills — a member of the BFSA representing Alexandrina Lodge in Hamilton —... Read more of this article

BFA Legends Scholarship Awards Presentations

BFA Legends Scholarship Awards Presentations

Five student-athletes received a scholarship from the Bermuda Football Association [BFA] Legends programme, with the presentation held at the Clyde Best Center of Excellence Richard Calderon Scholarship A spokesperson said, “Richard Calderon was a stalwart at the North Village Community Club where he would go on to win every major trophy in Bermuda... Read more of this article

National Dance Foundation Awards Scholarships

National Dance Foundation Awards Scholarships

Five talented young Bermudian dancers have been awarded scholarships by the National Dance Foundation of Bermuda Fund. At the presentation this week, Senator Crystal Caesar, long time member of the Foundation, said that the scholarship legacy began in 1962 with the Bermuda Ballet Association. In 2005 the National Dance Foundation took on the responsibility... Read more of this article

Video: Dalin Richardson Wins Safe Hands Award

Video: Dalin Richardson Wins Safe Hands Award

Bermuda Health Care Services [BHCS] and Brown Darrell Clinic presented the Cup Match Safe Hands Award this morning [Aug 6] to Somerset Cricket Club reserve player Dalin Richardson.Upon receiving the award, Mr. Richardson said, “I’m not going to lie; when the ball was hit my way, I was a little nervous because prior to Cup Match, I haven’t... Read more of this article

Scrymgeour Wins Top Honours At Film Expo

Scrymgeour Wins Top Honours At Film Expo

Bermudian Alex [Scrimmy] Scrymgeour and his production team recently took top honours at the Long Island International Film Expo with their TV comedy pilot Eddie’s, a stand-alone episode for a proposed series which features a number of nods to the producer’s island home. Eddie’s has previously been runner-up in its category at a number... Read more of this article

Runaways Wins National Indie Excellence Award

Runaways Wins National Indie Excellence Award

[Written by Don Burgess] A local author has won an international award for her book. Rachel Sawden’s Runaways won the Chick-Lit category in the National Indie Excellence Awards. It was also recognised as a finalist in the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, which made it one of the few self-published books to be honoured. Runaways is the story... Read more of this article

60th Anniversary Theatre Boycott Quiz Winner

60th Anniversary Theatre Boycott Quiz Winner

On July 18th, there was a presentation made to the winner of the 60th Anniversary of the Theatre Boycott Quiz at the One Communication’s Church Street outlet, which is very near the site where crowds gathered peacefully during that transformative chapter, 60 years ago. Speaker Dennis Lister, Helene Stephenson, Senator Joan Dillas Wright, Glenn Fubler,... Read more of this article

Hagen & Reid Awarded EY Gil Tucker Scholarship

Hagen & Reid Awarded EY Gil Tucker Scholarship

Philip Hagen and Joshua Reid have been selected as the recipients of the 2019 EY Gil Tucker Bermuda Scholarship. Both Mr Hagen and Mr Reid are interning with EY’s Assurance teams this summer. The EY scholarship is valued at up to $30,000 USD per year for a maximum of five years until the recipient has completed the minimum educational requirement... Read more of this article

Kwasi James Named Cricket Player Of Week

Kwasi James Named Cricket Player Of Week

One Communications and Bermuda Cricket Board announced that the One Communications First Division Player of the Week for July 14 – Kwasi James. In the Willow Cuts v PHC match, Mr James opened the innings, scoring 95 runs and 3 wickets for 24 runs.The current standings for the 50 Overs First Division League are as follows:P W NR/Tie L Points NRRWillow... Read more of this article

Halle Teart Earns Top Debater Award In Trinidad

Halle Teart Earns Top Debater Award In Trinidad

Bermuda’s Youth Parliamentarian Halle Teart was awarded top honours as ‘Best Debater’ in the 15th Annual Regional Youth Parliament debate held in the Parliament of Trinidad and Tobago on July 17th. Halle Teart, age 18, a sophomore at Johns Hopkins University and Chrysda Smith, age 17, a student at Bermuda High School for GirlsTwo young Bermudian... Read more of this article