The Christiana Allen Thorne Scholarship Fund has awarded a small grant to David McPherson a final year student of Information Technology at the Montserrat Community College.

The Christiana Allen Thorne Foundation was established to provide financial assistance to needy students who are pursuing a course of study in either Agriculture and /or Fisheries or Education. A small grant was awarded to Mr. David McPherson because of his goal to become a teacher.

Christiana Allen Thorne has worked in the field of education for over 35 years having obtained a Doctor of Education from Boston University. She is a Montserratian who received her early education at the Cavalla Hill School.