Prizes ($500 each) awarded for the top submission in poetry, creative non-fiction, and fiction. Selected submissions will be included in UW anthology on gender equity that will be published March 8, 2017, which is International Women's Day.
The Johnson Family established the Johnson Insurance Business in Newfoundland more than 100 years ago and it has now grown to be one of the leading Insurance and Benefit Organizations in Canada. The Johnson Scholarship was established and funded in 1998, by Paul J. Johnson and Members of the Corporate Leadership Team.
Scholarships are to assist students beginning post-secondary studies following the completion of high school.