Scholarships and Bursaries
The Dixie Shilling Memorial Student Bursary was established by Curve Lake United Church to honour the life of a much-loved community member, Dixie Shilling (1947 - 2022). Dixie was instrumental in developing and managing the Curve Lake Day Care Centre for many years. In 2006, she received an Anishinaabe Lifetime Achievement Award for her work with the day care and its importance in the community. She was very active in many areas of the community and was an active member of the Curve Lake United Church.
Awarded to a full-time student in the Early Childhood Education program who self-identifies as Indigenous and demonstrates financial need.