Student gets scholarship to St. Andrews

Here’s a story about the 2009 recipient of the McEuen Scholarship.

Student gets scholarship to St. Andrews
June 12, 2009

CENTRETON — Some kids choose the university they want at a relatively young age, and focus their energies on getting there.

Kids, for example, like Centreton resident Brendan Macdonald.

Some kids decide they want to attend their parents’ alma mater.

Again — Brendan Macdonald.

Some kids get complete four-year scholarships to those universities.

Yes, Brendan Macdonald. The Cobourg District Collegiate Institute East International Baccalaureate program graduate has won the prestigious McEuen Scholarship to the University of St. Andrew’s in Fife, Scotland.