Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador 

A Premier Scholarship Program for Young Women ages 13-18 

The Isabella Ashley Spirit of Giving Award is presented to the participant who raises the most money for Ronald McDonald House Newfoundland and Labrador.


Isabella Ashley was the Honourary Patron of the Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador Scholarship program, but sadly passed away on December 7, 2012, at the age of 91.  Crowned the first ever Miss Newfoundland in 1936, Mrs. Ashley was also the mother of 13 children.  She was a woman with a genuine spirit of giving and compassion and we are delighted to present an award in her memory.


2014/2015 Winner

Shauna Griffiths, Ship Harbour

$10,737.25 raised

Overall amount raised by the participant group - $42,853.01

2013/2014 Winner

Bailey Tarrant, Lawn

$2,260 raised

Overall amount raised by the participant group - $21,200

Stellar Educational Opportunity


  Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador is an Incorporated, not-for-profit scholarship program. We provide the province's largest scholarship program for young women, which awards individuals for academics, promotion of healthy living, public speaking, community service, volunteer work, environmental awareness and performance-related talents.

  Our participants are inspirational and exciting celebrations of achievement, talent and imagination, who provide unique and exemplary contributions to their schools and communities.

Did You Know?

  •  Since 2006 we've awarded over $85,000 in scholarships. Juliette Dupre, Julia Hiscock, Beth Peddle, Kayla Carroll, Kora Liegh Russell, Jenna Kelly, Kandice Power and Mackenzie Dove, have together received nearly $600,000 in educational scholarships since winning their respective titles.
  •   Our titleholders: Juliette Dupre, Kayla Carroll, Jenna Kelly and Kandice Power, as well as alumni Maggie Hynes, Andrea Andersen, Regan Burden, Sabrina Andrews and Catherine Price, have been recognized with prestigious URock Volunteer Awards by the Provincial Government.

Would you like to become a volunteer and assist young women with their educational endeavors and personal growth? Email us at: [email protected]