The Argus Group today announced the winners of the 2022 Sheila Nicoll Argus Award. This is a $15,000 annual scholarship awarded annually for three years. Successful girlfriend Vincent Darrell plans to complete a degree in business administration and marketing from Solent. UK university in September.
A spokesperson said, “The new award will honor Shayla, a former Argus board member and veteran insurance executive, to recognize her commitment to Bermuda’s future by investing in the education and careers of young people.・In honor of Nicole.
“The 18-year-old ex-principal of Saltas Grammar School looks forward to furthering his skills in accounting, data analysis, finance, creative enterprise and innovation with the help of this award.
“A passionate debater since he was six years old, Darrell is a member of the Bermuda Youth Congress and has represented Saltus debate teams nationally and internationally. Alpha Beautillion winner, he credits much of his success to the support of his great aunt, Melinda Williams, who has lived with him since he was two years old.
Mr Darrell said: She has taken me to debates, bike races, Telford Electric her miles, soccer and summer her camp. She showed me that your environment doesn’t have to define who you are. She encouraged me to speak up and stand up for what I believe. .
“My belief is that you don’t have to see the entire staircase to take the first step. You may not know what’s in store for you, but take the first step and step out of your comfort zone to succeed.” It’s an honor for her, my family and myself to be proud of this achievement.”
As a recipient of this award, he is offered a holiday employment opportunity in Argus.
Sheila Nicoll served as a member of the Argus Group Board of Directors for 14 years, serving as Chairman from 2008 until her retirement in 2021. She served as a member of the awards committee and was involved in the selection of the winners.
Nicoll said: My own career path has been enriched by the people who have inspired and encouraged me along the way. I am thrilled that Argus is supporting the continuing education of promising young Bermudians in my name. I wish Vincent a fulfilling and rewarding experience at university and in the future. ”
Awards Committee Chair and Vice President of Mediation Ryan Eve added: We had several strong candidates, and each one was a good fit. Vincent stood out from the other candidates. He is a great person who works hard to achieve his goals, never gives up and succeeds in the end.Vincent has a bright future. We are proud and excited to partner with him on his journey and welcome him to Argus and his family. ”
The award is open to applicants seeking undergraduate degrees in Mathematical Sciences, Business, Economics, Finance, Insurance and Risk Management, Mathematics, Pure Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Information Technology, Engineering and Environmental Sciences.
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