Aaliyah is a descendant of Wilhemina “Lully” and John Byers (great grandparents), and Betty Arab (grandmother). She is a graduate of Kings Edgehill School in Windsor, Nova Scotia. Ms. Arab-Smith will be attending Dalhousie University this fall where she has been accepted into the Bachelor of Science, Medical Sciences program.
Portia is a descendant of Elaine Wright of Africville. She is a graduate of Auburn Drive High School and will be attending St. Francis Xavier University in the fall where she is enrolled in the Bachelor of Science with Major program.
Myannah Catherine Carvery
Myannah is the granddaughter of Wilfred Carvery. She is a graduate of Horton High School in Wolfville, Nova Scotia and will be attending the University of Ottawa where she will pursue a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Taylor is the granddaughter of Wilford and Grace Ford of Africville. She is currently in her third year of secondary education and will be continuing her studies at Mount Saint Vincent University, in the Bachelor of Public Relations program.
We wish all the recipients much success and a very bright future!!!