Leida Finlayson Memorial Scholarship
Leida Finlayson, former General Manager of the Newfoundland
Historic Trust, battled cancer until slipping
peacefully away in the presence of her family Saturday afternoon,
July 19, 2003 in St. John's. She was 31
In memory of her life, her spirit, and her contribution to the
Newfoundland Historic Trust, the Trust and
the Finlayson family are proud to establish the Leida Finlayson
Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship,
which will be directed to a student of history or political
studies, will be presented annually as part of the
Trust's Southcott Awards.
Charitable donations to the Leida Finlayson Memorial Scholarship
(to be presented through Memorial
University) can be made payable to the Newfoundland Historic Trust.
More information on the scholarship
can be found
Information about Lieda can be found here, in her own words.