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Nominations open for Aviva’s women’s scholarship fund

March 6, 2018   by Staff

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women in businessNominations are open for Aviva Canada’s Women Creating Legacy in Insurance Scholarship fund.

From now through March 27, 2018, employers, peers and clients can nominate any woman working in the insurance industry in Canada. The winner, announced on April 18, will be awarded a scholarship to the Ivey Business School’s Leadership Program—a one-week executive education program that also offers personal coaching from faculty and peer networks.

Related: Aviva Canada, Mills Brokers Insurance Solutions announce scholarship fund

Last year, nominations were open only to women under 40, but this year, any woman can be nominated.

The Women Creating Legacy in Insurance Scholarship fund was created in honour of Christie Mills, who opened her own insurance brokerage, Mills Brokers Insurance Solutions, in 1979. She and her daughter Amy will serve on the judging panel to choose the scholarship recipient.

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