JDI Woodlands provides $23,000 in Scholarships to Employees Children

September 21, 2017

Every year J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) awards scholarships to students pursuing post-secondary education whose parents are our valued employees. This year, 23 students whose parents work for JDI’s Woodlands Division, were awarded with scholarships to go toward their post-secondary education. A total of $23,000 in scholarships was provided this year.


“It’s an opportunity to make things easier for our employees’ families. It makes me very proud; to see these kids grow up and now they are going to be contributing to their communities in New Brunswick”, says Susan Wilson, Director of Human Resources, Sawmills and Woodlands.

“I was very excited to get the call from the Woodlands Division at J.D. Irving, Limited, letting me know I had been awarded a scholarship. This will certainly be a big help as I start my post-secondary education at Saint Mary's University. Thank You!” said Kaitlin Hourihan. Katilin’s father, Anthony Hourihan, is the Director of Forestry Relations. 

 Woodlands Scholarship 2017



Congratulations to all the 2017 Employee Scholarship winners:

Emma Davis
University of New Brunswick Fredericton– Science

Allison O'Donnell
Olds College—Equine Science
MacKenzie O'Donnell
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Forestry 
Scarlett Taviss
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Mechanical Engineering

Brendan Ellis
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Computer Science

Rowan Miller
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Political Science

Zoé Neveu
Université de Moncton, campus d'Edmundston—Sciences de la santé

Jessica Power
Nova Scotia Community College—Business Administration

Bryanna Richardson
Dalhousie Agricultural College—Pre Vet

Jonathan Alberts
New Brunswick Community College—Mechanical Technician

Samuel Corbett
New Brunswick Community College—Business Administration
Charles Folkins
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Engineering 

Michaela Hayward
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Nursing

Morgan MacDougall
University of New Brunswick Saint John—Science

Taylor Marchbank
New Brunswick Community College—Criminal Justice

Ben Nadeau
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Science 

Jessica Raven
University of New Brunswick Saint John—Arts

Hannah Ritchie
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Science 

Kaitlyn Hourihan
Saint Mary's University—Science

Bryce Coffin
University of ME Fort Kent—Forestry

Kendra Coffin
University of ME Fort Kent—Nursing

Leigh Tabor
University of New Brunswick Fredericton—Engineering

JDI is working hard to keep young people home by growing their skills with great local education partners. Many of these students are the future of JDI companies and we look forward to working with them as future employees!

Visit students.jdirving.com for your opportunity to work and grow with the JDI group of companies.