J.D. Irving, Limited Business Services Awards Seven Scholarships to Children of Employees

September 6, 2017

On average J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) awards over $250,000 in educational scholarships each year. We award some of these scholarships to the children of our valued employees who are pursuing their education at a post-secondary level. Recently, seven students were awarded scholarships in a ceremony at our Saint John Head Office. 

“Congratulations to this year’s scholarship winners,” said Mary-Beth Tingly, Director of Human Resources for Irving Business Services. “We are pleased to award scholarships for students who excel academically, and show a passion for community involvement. Best of luck in your chosen field. We hope you will keep summer and co-op opportunities with J.D. Irving, Limited in mind throughout your education.”


Congratulations to the winners:

Conor Britt, McGill University
Bachelor in Music Performance

Jazmin Chase, New Brunswick Community College, 
Respiratory Therapy

Morgan Nichol New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, 
Digital Media

Hannah Thorne, University of New Brunswick
Bachelor of Business Administration

Robyn Brown, New Brunswick Community College
Chemical Technology 

Sophia Gallagher, University of New Brunswick 
Bachelor of Science 

Isaac Gallagher, University of New Brunswick, 
Bachelor of Business Administration 

Sophia Gallagher, entering her first year of science at UNB says she’s excited to dive in and learn, “I’m appreciative of the scholarship. I would like to pursue medicine. It means a lot that the company my dad works for is willing to support my education.” 

Connor Britt will be studying music performance in cello in Montreal at McGill University. “I feel very lucky to receive this scholarship,” said Connor. “It’s great to have support for what I want to pursue.” 

JDI is working hard to keep young people home by growing their skills at home with great local education partners. We’re reaching out to local universities and colleges with facility tours, case competitions, research, equipment donations, co-ops, summer jobs and more. 

Visit students.jdirving.com for your opportunity to work and grow with the JDI group of companies.