The Melissa Katzman Education Fund

In April 1999, Melissa Katzman passed away after a battle with cancer. Daughter of Boathouse / Arlies / Blackwell owner Arlie Katzman, Melissa’s legacy lives on in the Melissa line of clothing items sold at Boathouse stores across Canada. A portion of the sales of these items is donated to cancer research efforts. To date, over $2.5 million has been contributed. In keeping with Melissa Katzman’s passion for learning, Boathouse hopes to contribute positively to the education of one team member per annum who exemplifies the core values of the company. Please note that Boathouse / Blackwell constitute one company. One award will be granted based on applications from all Boathouse and Blackwell employees. Certain criteria does apply.

Rules & Eligibility

  • Must currently be employed by Boathouse / Blackwell Supply Co.
  • Must have been employed by Boathouse / Blackwell for one consecutive year
  • Must be entering post-secondary in Fall 2022
  • Must be accepted to a recognized post-secondary institution in Canada

Apply Now HERE
Please download and read thoroughly the application form for detailed rules and regulations.