(Grand Cayman – 11 August
2011) The prestigious and highly sought after Butterfield
Scholarship for 2011 has been
awarded to Heather Harris who will be studying Journalism and Art
Therapy at New York University.
“We are absolutely delighted to award the 2011 Butterfield Undergraduate
scholarship to Heather Harris.
Every year it gets
tougher and tougher to select the top candidate and this year was no different,”
Butterfield’s Senior Manager, Human Resources
After graduation, Heather plans to return to Cayman to establish herself as a
journalist. She also plans to
pursue a Masters
Degree in Journalism and Art Therapy.
Each year the Butterfield Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to a student
who has a track record of
strong academic ability,
community involvement, proven leadership qualities and who has secured a
place at a reputable university. The scholarship supports the recipient for four
years of study with up to
US$40,000 awarded per
“We were extremely impressed and proud of Heather’s accomplishments,
disposition and pure drive to
achieve the best she can achieve. We look forward to Heather’s
development and growth when she returns to Cayman,” said Elizabeth.
PHOTO Butterfield Awards Annual Scholarship: Heather Harris (right), shown
here with Butterfield’s
Senior Manager, Human
Resources Elizabeth Depledge, has been awarded the 2011 Butterfield
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