The Loran Award is a national program based on character, service, and leadership. Selection criteria include academic excellence, community and extracurricular involvement. There are 34 major financial awards available, each valued at up to $100,000 over four years. Ross Sheppard can sponsor up to three exceptional grade 12 students. The application deadline for students who would like to be considered for sponsorship is Oct 5. Please visit the Shep Website under scholarships for details on how to register or pop into Student Services.