Heritage International Scholarship Trust Foundation Awards US$1,000 each to Two Early Childhood Teachers

Bahamas, November 5, 2014 - Heritage Education Funds International, LLC is a proud provider of education savings for post-secondary education for Bahamian families, is again inviting community members, parent teachers associations and other education bodies, to nominate outstanding Bahamian teachers in Early Childhood Education to receive the Foundation’s annual International Excellence Awards for Teachers in Early Childhood Education.

This annual Excellence Awards is held in the Bahamas each year, in association with Heritage International Scholarship Trust Foundation. The winners are selected based on criteria which states that: the teachers selected should have made a difference in the lives of their students through their teaching and learning methods and will each receive a generous cash award from the Foundation of US$1,000 along with a congratulatory plaque. This year we are proud to honour two outstanding teachers: Annischa Reid-McKenzie of Kingsway Academy and Andrea Najman of Bishop Michael Eldon school.

“The Foundation is delighted to pay tribute to these incredible teachers whose efforts at times are overlooked. Being able to give their communities the opportunity to honour them,” says Mr. Jason Maguire, President & Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Education Funds International (Jamaica) Limited, is a pleasure.

The Canadian-based scholarship plan was established in the Bahamas over 21 years ago and to date has paid out over $22.3 million in savings and educational assistance payments to subscribers and students to assist with post-secondary education costs.

“The International Excellence Award for Teachers in Early Childhood Education is our way of saying thank you to the teachers who ensure the positive outcomes of our children, allowing them to reach the stage where they can pursue tertiary education,” Maguire concluded.

Those interested in obtaining more information about the Heritage Plan or to nominate a teacher for the International Excellence Awards for Teachers in Early Childhood Education, please contact:

Barbara Major
Agency Director
PO Box N7519, Off Collins Ave, Nassau, Bahamas
Telephone: 242.325.2441
Email: Barbara_Major@HeritageESP.com

Heritage Education Funds International, LLC, distributor of the Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan.