Harneys announces 2023 BVI Scholarship Programme recipient
Harneys is pleased to announce that Ki’eyra Dawson has been selected as the Harneys’ 2023 BVI Scholarship recipient. The selection process was highly competitive, with many promising applicants. Ki’eyra has demonstrated outstanding academic achievements and contributions to the community. The scholarship will support her aspirations to pursue international studies and facilitate a career in the legal profession. She will be starting her Postgraduate Diploma in Bar Vocational Studies (with Specialism) at the City Law School at City University of London.
The BVI Scholarship Programme aims to invest in students who demonstrate outstanding scholastic achievements and whose professional aspirations are in line with Harneys' professional development programme. This scholarship is devoted to providing financial coverage and job placement opportunities during and prior to programme completion.
Tanya Cassie-Parker, BVI Managing Partner, commented: "I am incredibly impressed with the quality of applications we received this year. Young people of the BVI have a passion to do and be great, they are brimming with promising potential. Many of the applicants presented exceptionally well and not only excelled academically but also demonstrated leadership and a commitment to the BVI community. Congratulations to Ki’eyra and best wishes to all applicants. We are proud of you and look forward to seeing you excel in your future endeavours."
Harneys believes in investing in local communities, whether through time, financial support, or expertise. This sense of commitment drives the firm to be caring and forward-looking in how it contributes to its communities as an organisation. The firm’s corporate social responsibility activities consist of four focus areas: helping the most vulnerable in its local communities, preserving the environment, promoting arts and culture, and investing in young people.
To learn more about the Harneys BVI scholarship programme, please visit our BVI student and graduates page.