Geddy Lee Honoured by Scholarship Endowment
Decanter.Com, "the world’s best wine magazine", is reporting that Geddy Lee has had a wine scholarship created in his name.The honour has been conferred on the Rush vocalist and bass guitarist by his fellow directors at the charitable foundation Grapes for Humanity.To read the entire article, please click HERE.
The board voted unanimously to create a scholarship in his name, in perpetuity, for a student of winemaking at Niagara College in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario.
To establish the scholarship Grapes for Humanity Canada has committed $26,500, which will be matched by the Ontario provincial government.
The income will be used to provide an annual scholarship for a student in the second year of Niagara College’s Wine and Viticulture Technician programme who intends to pursue a career path in winemaking after graduation.