A Department of Anthropology graduate student, Ms. Jessica DeChamplain one was of the award winners feted at this year’s annual Awards Ceremony event to recognize scholarship awardees held September 10, 2016 by The Vancouver Korean-Canadian Scholarship Foundation.
This Foundation annually awards scholarships to students of Korean descent and to students whose academic work is focused on Korea (Ms. DeChamplain is in the latter category). Ms. DeChamplain’s submission was supported by her supervisor Dr. Millie Creighton. In winning the award Ms. DeChamplain was also awadred the Haeorum School Scholarship and the Eunice Oh (Oh Pharmacy) Scholarship. Pictured left to right: Mr. Montgomery (Monty) Young , friend of Ms. DeChamplain, Ms. Jessica DeChamplain, scholarship award winner, Dr. Millie Creighton, Ms. DeChamplain’s supervisor, Ambassador Kie Chon Lee, Consul General of the Republic of Korea to Vancouver, Canada, Chair of the Board of Directors Eunice Oh, Director and Chair of the VKCSF.