Bestbuy Awards $2,500 Scholarships
Bestbuy Distributors Limited has awarded two Fall scholarships for students pursuing education for a career in the Canadian Automotive Industry.
Mark Bengert is a $2,500 recipient who will be attending Red Deer College this fall enrolled in Business Administration. Mark is currently registered in the Parts Technician Journeyman apprenticeship program and is employed at Bestbuy member location Heartland Auto & Industrial Supply in Stettler, Alberta. Mark is pursuing the combination of a Business Administration Diploma and Journeyman Certificate, solidifying a future career in the automotive industry.
The other $2,500 recipient is Zachary Savoie who will be attending Ecole professionnelle de Saint-Hyacinthe enrolled in the mecanique automobile program. Zachary is passionate about cars and is the son of Scott Cleroux, Canadian Sales Manager at Spectra Premium Industries.
“At Bestbuy Distributors, we believe in encouraging the future leaders of our industry as they begin their post-education journeys. Our goal is to support youth and strengthen longevity in the Canadian automotive market. We proudly congratulate Mark and Zachary for pursuing greater knowledge and wish them well in their studies,” said Jeff Van de Sande, President, Bestbuy Distributors.
On an ongoing basis, Bestbuy offers up two scholarships, twice per year of $2,500 each to a daughter and son within the Bestbuy network. Candidates from Bestbuy members, their customers, and vendors to Bestbuy are eligible to apply.
The next period of scholarships will be available for the winter or spring semesters in 2019. Complete program details can be found at www.bestbuydistributors.ca.