Caisse Desjardins de L'Île-d'Orléans has a long tradition of involvement with local youth. This is why it is so enthusiastic about the massive concerted effort being made by all Desjardins components toward youth outreach.
Over the past few years, the caisse has created various innovative projects to help teach its younger members about finances and to support their personal or professional projects.
Caisse Desjardins de L'Île-d'Orléans also contributes to Desjardins Foundation, which awards over a half million dollars in scholarships each year.
Caisse Desjardins de l'Île d'Orléans is pleased to announce that it will award nearly $10,000 in scholarships on November 19, 2019, as part of its 2019 scholarship program.
A total of 15 scholarships will be awarded in 4 categories. Recipients will be selected by an independent jury. 2 participation scholarships will also be awarded among those who apply before the deadline.
We are proud to provide financial support to local youth to help them pursue their studies, carry out projects and fulfill their dreams and ambitions.
Education is a top priority at Desjardins and we are pleased to help our members succeed.
Participants have until October 21, 2019, to apply by filling out the application form (in French only, PDF, 143 KB) - This link will open in a new window..
To help introduce children to sound saving habits at an early age, Caisse Desjardins de l’Île d’Orléans actively supports educational school caisse services at local elementary schools.
Through the Community Development Fund, the caisse also supports young savers by holding a random draw among all children who made 7 deposits or more during a given year, regardless of the amount.
To learn more about Desjardins contests and entertainment for members age 12 to 17, see High school students.
To learn more about Desjardins financial products and services, resources and contests for post-secondary students, see Students.
Desjardins Foundation is pleased to help young people succeed through its regional scholarship program. The next application period starts in January 2019. For details, see Desjardins Foundation.
The information provided here is for demonstration purposes only, and is not a substitute for professional advice.
Before making investment decisions, you are advised to speak with your caisse advisor or your account manager at a Desjardins Business centre.
The information contained in this section should in no way be considered as advice or a recommendation by Desjardins Securities Inc. or Disnat.