The application period for our 2020-2021 scholarship program ran from August 10 to October 4, 2020, and is now over. The winners were revealed at an online event hosted by Guillaume Pineault on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.
The caisse awarded 71 scholarships with a total value of $83,500. Here are the winners:
Audrey Choquette, Samantha Claing, Guillaume Dion, Guillaume Forgues, Anya Galipeau, Rosalie Grégoire, Mélanie Lafleur, Kim Lapointe, Alexis Potvin and Samuel Racine
Juliette Auger, Thalia Bélanger, Josiane Bernier, Roxanne Bilodeau, Camylle Blanchette, Léa Bonneau, Raphaël Choquette, Guillaume Desmarais, Chloé Dufour-Desrosiers, Floriane Domont-Duplessis, Angelina Kathya Fernandes, Xavier Gagnon, Marc-Antoine Girard, Noemy Houle, Sarah Lachapelle, Morgane Lafleur, Laurence Lapointe, Ariane Lavallée, Rébecca Levasseur, Alyssa Lévesque, Vincent Lévesque, Audrey Loquet, Jade Lussier, Félix Noiseux, Marie-Lou Paquette-Sansoucy, Catherine Perron, Rosalie Petit, Daphnée Poirier, Chloé Simoneau and Émy Tétreault
Solveig Beauregard, Éléonore Beauregard, Félix Bédard, Pierre-Olivier Benoit, Eugénie Blanchet-Lemieux, Charlotte Braley, Jean-Philippe Camirand, Philippe Carignan, Zachary Chicoine, Samuel Croteau, Clémence Darsigny, Cloé Daunais-Millette, Olivier Daviau, Charles Godin, Lili-Rose Houle-Beaudoin, Jacob Labonté, Frédérike Labrecque, Antoine Laflamme, Raphaël Landry, Mathieu Leblanc, Julia L’Écuyer, Sophie Lemonde, Rosemarie Letendre, Charlotte Michon, Cédric Mignault, Laurie-Anne Mongrain, Élodie Pincince, Mégan Proulx-Désautels, Alexandre Richard and Félicia Vallières
One $1,000 scholarship to reward one student's commitment and dedication was awarded to college student Catherine Maheu.
The caisse also contributes to the Desjardins Foundation, which awards over a half million dollars in scholarships each year.
Thank you for participating!
We are pleased to have the local PolyCaisse student caisse, now called the Finance Lab, at Polyvalente Hyacinthe-Delorme in Saint-Hyacinthe.
Benefits for students:
Are you between 16 and 25? Do you have questions about your finances?
Personal Finance: I'm in Charge® is just what you're looking for!
You'll learn more about things that matter to you, such as:
Thanks to the collaboration of the caisse, free 2-hour group workshops are offered by community partners or educational institutions of the region.
We take a dynamic approach that gets you involved. You'll interact through a variety of hands-on activities and exercises.
Want to find out more? Just contact one of our regional partners.
With the goal of meeting the needs of its young members, Caisse Desjardins de la Région de Saint-Hyacinthe has a team of 7 advisors exclusively dedicated to serving young members, whether they’re students or new to the job market.
They are exclusively dedicated to young members in school as well as those who've recently joined the workforce.
They provide the following services to young members:
To pave the way for new officers, the caisse has been participating for several years now in the Young Intern Director Program. An internship on the Board of Directors gives you a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience.
To learn more, see Young Intern Director Program.