A legacy gift to Campion College and Luther College at the University of Regina gives students both at home and abroad an opportunity to develop a greater understanding of different cultures through international study. The $1.0 million gift bequeathed by the late Anna Kovacs supports The Martin Kovacs Scholarship Fund and allows for the establishment of future international scholarships.
The Martin Kovacs Scholarship Fund sponsors four Grade 11 students from Hungary each year to study in Regina. The two-month summer program is facilitated jointly by Campion College and Luther College. Mrs. Kovacs established the fund in 2001 in memory of her husband Dr. Martin Kovacs, who passed away in 2000. Since its establishment, fifty-two students have participated in the program.
“I learned so many things in the [past] two months that I would not have learned that quickly [at home]. My English is better, and I had the opportunity to meet new people and discover other viewpoints...Read More