2015 Rose Nolan Scholarship winner is Athena Francis-Savoie is a member of Esgenospetitj First Nation in New Brunswick.
Athena is entering her second year at the University of New Brunswick pursing a degree in Kinesiology. Athena is a talented young woman who is involved in many sports including baton twirling, archery and cheerleading.
As well, she has been a member of Team New Brunswick in baton twirling for the past six years and also volunteers as a coach. Athena is diligent in her studies and consequently was very proud when she achieved the highest average for First Nation students in her graduating class.
Finally, Athena and her family are very proud to follow a traditional Aboriginal lifestyle.