Ellie Grace

The Senior Dean at Catholic Cathedral College had no hesitation in recommending Ellie for a First Foundation Scholarship and remarked that she "is a motivated, hard working student, she is a natural leader with empathy towards helping people."

Ellie has always taken her studies seriously and her exceptional work ethic was noticed by Warehouse Stationery. Store Manager of South City Warehouse Stationary at the time, Kierane Apollos, said of Ellie that she "shows confidence in her approach to her future studies and career; she is motivated to achieve success."

With an interest in a career in Management and Economics , Ellie completed a degree in Commerce at The University of Canterbury in 2012 and is currently Trade and Marketing Coordinator for Christchurch and Canterbury Tourism.