Montreal, November 1st, 2002

The Board of Directors members are happy to announce the Fondation Nicole-Saint-Louis' official launch and its Web Site, after a year's preparation.


Established to the memory of Nicole-Saint-Louis, who died of cancer at age twenty-four, the Foundation is a registered charitable organism with the following objectives: to continue Nicole's acts of generosity by providing grants for scholastic advancement and to encourage evangelical belief consistent with Nicole's testimony.  In fact, regardless of her painful ordeal, she remained strong in her faith in Jesus Christ and witnessed to others about her Savior, touching many lives throughout the country.


The Foundation "Fondation Nicole-Saint-Louis" will offer annually, according to the availability of its funds, an or, several grants for $1000, to the evangelical christian canditate who has a Canadian citizenship, has succeeded at an academic level. One who has completed the request form and has qualified to the following criteria: Has succeeded at the academic level; Has been a full-time student at a Specialised Institution, Professional High School program or at a Technical College that meets the requirements of the Ministry of Education.  She or he is a Born-again Christian, who participates regularly at an Evangelical Church or Assembly.


Nicole, having herself been beneficiary of a grant for her collegiate studies, she gladly gave away her scholarship to someone that she considered needed it more than herself.  Faithful to her example,  "La Fondation Nicole-Saint-Louis" will allow students to receive contributions that will enable them to achieve a profession that they like.


The first remittance of the, or of several grants will be in August 2003.  The date limit for the deposit of the candidacies will be May 15 of each year.  In respect to the criteria of impartiality and for screening requirements, the Foundation will entrust, to an independent committee the care of choosing the finalists, among the candidacies that are most promising.


Anyone, an enterprise or an organization that stresses education will find the "Fondation Nicole-Saint-Louis" a way of enabling students to carry out a profession that they choose.  You may show your support with donations to the "Fondation Nicole-Saint-Louis" thus helping others to achieve their noblest goal in life! 


For more details, please contact :


Fondation Nicole-Saint-Louis

Succursale B,  C.P. 877

Montréal (Québec)  H3B 3K5


N.E. :  86131 9812 RR 0001