By Devonne Cornelius
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN) — Adielle Webbe of the Charlestown Secondary School and Benjamin Clarke of the Gingerland Secondary School are the recipients of this year’s “The Bank of Nevis Limited Right Excellent Dr. Sir Simeon Daniel Scholarship”.
On Friday, December 04, 2020, the two secondary school students were awarded scholarships for their outstanding academic performance at a ceremony held at the bank’s conference room. The scholarships will finance their school supplies for the entire five years of secondary school.
Commenting on the momentous occasion was Dr. Janice Daniel- Hodge, daughter of the late Dr. Sir Simeon Daniel, the first Premier of Nevis who used the opportunity to commend the directors, management, and staff of the bank for “up-keeping the vision of the Right Excellent Dr. Sir Simeon Daniel, to put education first and improve the quality of life for Nevisians!”
Also, present were Mr. Adrian Daniel, son of The Late Dr. Sir Simeon Daniel; Marketing Officer at the Bank of Nevis, Mr. Pheon Jones; Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education in the Nevis Island Administration, Mr. Kevin Barrett; parents and staff of the bank.
The Bank of Nevis Limited Right Excellent Dr. Sir Simeon Daniel Scholarship was introduced in 2010.