2012 BDM Scholarship Winner: Vincent Gagnon, Local 509

St-Félicien, Que. – March 7, 2013 – Vincent Gagnon is one of 18 BDM Scholarships recipients for 2012. A proud member of UFCW Canada Local 509, Brother Gagnon works at the Marché B. Girard et Fils in St-Félicien, Quebec.

Every year UFCW Canada offers a total of 18 annual Beggs-Dowling-Mathieu scholarships of $1,000 each to members, their spouses, and dependants for post secondary study.

Vincent is enrolled in the human sciences program at the Cégep de St-Félicien. After graduation, Vincent plans to continue building his academic experience by studying Communications at university. Brother Gagnon’s ultimate goal is to work as a sports commentator for the RDS network.

Pictured is Vincent receiving his union scholarship from Local 509 representative Raymond Paradis.

Applications for the 2013 BDM Scholarship are NOW OPEN!  Apply online for the union scholarship.

Find out more about the UFCW Canada BDM Scholarships!