Youth Education Award Recipient 2019
Danny Barnes (Red Deer, AB)
Pursuing a Bachelor of Science at the University of Calgary
Diagnosed with a Germ Cell Tumour at age 7
Generously funded by the King Family in Memory of Angus King
“To some having battled brain cancer may have been a very low moment in their lives. To me having brain cancer has helped shape me into the person I am today as well as who I want to be in the future, a pediatric oncologist.
Receiving this award will help me focus more on my studies and my passion of giving back rather than worrying about the financial burden of university. I will have the time to focus on my studies as well as volunteering in the community.
Thank you to the King family for funding my scholarship.”