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The Robert Argue Scholarship Award was founded in honor of Bob Argue, the chief architect behind the creation of the recycling and waste reduction program that currently serves the Centre & South Hastings area, including Prince Edward County. The primary aim of the scholarship is to encourage environmental activism and innovation and to make possible the participation in an environmental endeavor for one deserving recipient(s).

Applications and deadlines for the Robert Argue Scholarship Award are provided to the local Boards of Education each spring.

The committee will accept a one or two-page application, detailing background experience, area(s) of interest and a statement of intent to attend a qualifying post-secondary course or to pursue fieldwork with a specific environmentally related organization or project.

Submissions are now open until June 22nd, 2018. 

STEP 1: Download complete details (Please read carefully), click here: THE ROBERT ARGUE ENVIRONMENTAL SCHOLARSHIP-2018

STEP 2: Send us your completed application by emailing Please remember to include your full mailing address and name in your application.

Or, forward your application by mail:

Centre & South Hastings Waste Services Board
Scholarship Committee
270 West St.
Trenton, ON
K8V 2N3

Questions regarding the application process can be directed to Rachel, Quinte Waste Solutions at 613-394-6266

Those interested in making a charitable donation to the Scholarship fund can make cheques payable to: Bursary Fund of HPEDSB and on the memo line write the name of the scholarship.

Mail cheques to:
Quinte Waste Solutions
270 West St.
Trenton, ON
K8V 2N3