For 2018, RVDA of Canada has awarded 11 bursaries valued at $1,000 and one bursary valued at $1,500 to eligible RV technicians in all Canadian provinces who have enrolled in RV apprenticeship or related education programs.
The eligible training period for consideration of the 2017-2018 bursary is from August 1, 2017 to May 31, 2018. Bursaries will be awarded to students with serious interest and desire to succeed in the RV industry as demonstrated by successful program completion with higher than average grades.
Application deadline is June 1, 2018.
2017 Canadian RV Dealer of the Year Award Recipient
Chemo RV Sales and Service
150 Mile House, BC
Established in 1989 by Camping Canada, and dedicated to Walter Paseska for his many years of commitment and tireless dedication to the RV industry, this award is given to a Canadian RV acting dealer principal on the basis of the following criteria:
- long-term dedication to the RV industry and promotion of the RV lifestyle by the acting dealer principal of a recognized full-service RV dealership;
- commitment and participation in the RVDA at the provincial or national level;
- recognition by customers and peers as a person with the highest integrity and credibility in both work and personal life; and
- contribution to the community.