081: Nick Collins Memorial Bursaries


These bursaries are sponsored by the Collins Family & Kerry Park Islanders Jr A Team

1 award valued at $1000 (Hockey) & 1 award valued at $500 (Community Service)


  • The applicant must be proceeding to post-secondary education or training in the following graduation year.
  • The bursary is to be paid to the individual upon proof of enrolment at a recognized school or institute to further his/her education or training.
  • The applicant should state his/her reason for pursuing the choice of career and how it related to equipping him/her to be of service to the community.

Hockey Player or Referee or Volunteer ($1000)

  • Player/Referee/Volunteer that epitomizes the following qualities: Sportsmanship, Leadership, Determination, Encourages all others.
  • The applicant must be a participant or involved in minor hockey.
  • The bursary will be awarded to a student who shows good sportsmanship & determination ; compassionate & friendly.
  • At least 1 reference letter must be from a hockey coach, referee supervisor or manager, etc.

Community Service ($500)

  • Will be awarded to an individual that is a valued member of the school, community or work place.
  • Volunteers – has given back to the community.
  • Preference will be given to those applying to a Trades program.


Special application form is not required.