David Ball Memorial Scholarship

Sponsored by Abbott Laboratories, Diagnostics Division
 
David Ball was an inspiration to every laboratory technologist in Canada. He succumbed to renal disease in July 2001. David served his entire laboratory career working for the Western Health Care Board and resided in Deer Lake, NL. Outside of his career, David was an active community leader and volunteer with the Deer Lake Town Council, Scouts Canada, and the Gideons.
 
The NLCMLS in conjunction with Abbott Laboratories, Diagnostics Division offers a provincial recognition in the form of a cash award. Students who have completed Semester 6 of their second year of studies in the Medical Laboratory Sciences Program at CAN will be eligible; the award will be presented when the student is in their third year of the program.
 
The award is based on acedemic achievement (recent transcript), an outline of community services, and a written essay explaining the importance for them choosing medical laboratory.
 
Submissions must be postmarked no later than June 30 of each year and are to be forwarded to:
 
NLCMLS Awards Committee, PO Box 39057, St. Johns, NL, A1E 5Y7