Ben Albert Scholarship

This Forever Woods Scholarship is awarded to a student entering Grade 10 at STS, who best represents and reflects the many fine qualities of Ben Albert including: excellence in academics, excellence in athletics, and fine character.

About Ben Albert

Ben loved life and lived it to the fullest. He was an exceptional athlete and consistently gave his best in everything he did - in school, in sports and in life. His drive and determination were outshone only by his renowned sense of humour and he was an outstanding and valuable member of the school community. 

2018-2019 Forever Woods Scholars

The Ben Albert Scholarship was awarded to seven students who exemplify excellence in academics and athletics, and fine character.

Samuel Dayo '19

Samuel Dayo '19

“Being honored with the Ben Albert Scholarship means the world to me, and that the school community believes that I can be like Ben and make an impact in the school.” 

Favourite academic subjects: math, science 

Co-curricular and community involvement: band, senior jazz band, basketball, Model United Nations, and peer tutoring

Ethan  Hagarty '21

Ethan Hagarty '21

"Ben has been an amazing role model for me ever since I came to STS, and I work hard every day to keep up the legacy he left. Being honored with the Ben Albert Scholarship has been life changing for me, and has set me on the path to a bright future."

Favourite academic subjects: science, math

Co-curricular and community involvement: soccer, volleyball, basketball, cross country, badminton, Youth Central Volunteering

Teniola Hambolu '21

Teniola Hambolu '21

"It is an honour to be a recipient of the Forever Woods  Scholarship. I am  inspired to live by the values Ben embodied,  to be more active in my community and to live life  to the fullest".

Favourite academic subjects: sports medicine, science

Co-curricular and community involvement: basketball, band 

Bishneet Singh '20

Bishneet Singh '20

"I am very honoured to be recognized for demonstrating the attributes of Ben Albert and receive this prestigious scholarship. It has inspired me to learn more, consistently make an impact in my community, and genuinely exhibit the school's motto, Nil Nisi Optimum."

Favourite academic subjects: math, science

Co-curricular and community involvement: band, cross-country, volleyball, basketball, badminton, rugby, track and field, debate, and Project 2050

 

 

 

Kail Sunderji '21

Kail Sunderji '21

"Ben Albert had a passion for academics and athletics, which coincides with STS’s program of striving to lead a balanced life. I strive to follow in his footsteps and “do it all” through the many opportunities and tools STS continues to provide to maintain a balanced life." 

Favourite academic subjects: math, physical education, science

Co-curricular and community involvement: band, basketball, hockey, golf, student leader

Martha Valmana Crocker '20

Martha Valmana Crocker '20

"Being a Forever Woods Scholar has inspired me to be a more active member within the STS community. It is an honour to have received the Ben Albert scholarship and I am truly grateful as it has allowed me to thrive both inside and outside of the school environment."

Favourite academic subjects: science, Spanish 

Co-curricular and community involvement: volleyball, field hockey, Outdoor Education, Model United Nations, Duke of Edinburgh, volleyball assistant coach, Open Arms Committee, Calgary Drop-in Centre volunteer  

Jhana van Zyl '21

Jhana van Zyl '21

"It is an honour to have been awarded the Ben Albert scholarship. I am proud to reflect the contributions Ben made to the school and I am motivated to continue striving for excellence in all areas as a scholar."

Favourite academic subjects: science, French, Spanish, math

Co-curricular and community involvement: basketball, Senior School musical production, cross-country

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