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Awards and Scholarships

The PEIWI and FWIC have established a number of Awards, Scholarships and Contests to recognize outstanding achievments and contributions by members and non-members.

We invite all Islanders to review the descriptions of each award by clicking on the name of the Award or Scholarship below. Submissions accepted at the PEIWI Office.

Scholarship & Competition Deadlines at a Glance
January 15
  • Tweedsmuir Competitions (2016-2018)
  • Senator Cairine Wilson Competition (coming soon)

February 28
  • FWIC Peace Garden Scholarships (Please note this has been postponed for this year and new guidelines are expected for the future.)
March 1
  • Erland Lee Award of Appreciation
March 31
  • Adelaide Hoodless Award of Honour (Board Member 2018, Non Board Member 2019)
  • Woman in Agriculture Recognition Award (2019)
  • Golden Book of Recognition (2018)
  • Founder's Day Contest (March 31 for 2019)
April 1
  • Friend to WI
May 31 
  • Louise MacMillian Memorial Scholarship
  • WI Education Scholarship
June 30
  • Premier's Craft Education Award (3 awards of $1,000!)
September 30
  • The Helen Herring Scholarship

Guidelines For Life Membership in PEI Women's Institute

With twenty years of WI service, Women's Institute Branch members may be recommended for a Life Membership. Full guidelines are available on the Life Membership

Application form

Previous Award Winners





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