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For information regarding PWSA Scholarships, please contact Leslie Drouillard at


Bette Kalailieff PWSA Scholarship

This scholarship is given to current PWSA players who are pursuing post-secondary education in Canada.  The award winners must attain high scholastic achievements, show leadership traits and skills in the sport of softball and within their community, school teams, and, in general, help people in their everyday lives. For the 2017 season, we are fortunate to be able to offer $3,000 to each of three individuals


Natalie Boros

Alika Kingsbury

Jacey Lee Nelligan

We greatly appreciate all those who have contributed to the Bette Kalailieff Scholarship Foundation this past year, including PWSA member teams and associations; business and private donations; in-memoriam; and the Residence and Conference Centres.

Congratulations to our 2016 recipients:

Amanda Janes

Madelyn Moore

Sarah Schwiola



For 30 years now, we have been awarding scholarships and we are interested to know how and what our recipients are now doing. If you are a past recipient, can you please send an email to and let us know what you are now doing and possibly how our scholarship may have made a difference in your life’s path.

Residence and Conference Centres

Dear Membership.

Need a place to stay while travelling this summer?

Whether you are traveling for PWSA related activities or just traveling with your friends and family, Residence & Conference Centres – Canada would love to accommodate you. Residence & Conference Centres are the official accommodations of the PWSA. And in turn has offered any and all PWSA affiliated team members, coaches or families a special “PWSA Rate” of $69.95 per suite, per night, plus applicable taxes with no extra person charge.

As you may already know, Residence & Conference Centres has been a corporate partner of the PWSA for a many years and has donated over $40,000 to the PWSA scholarship fund. With your stays at RCC it helps the contribution to PWSA.

Below is a list of their properties across Canada, RCC is a growing company and you can expect to see more down the road.

Please call toll free for reservations.


Brampton Sheridan College Residence & Conference Centre – Davis Campus
Hamilton Mohawk College Residence & Conference Centre
King City Seneca College Residence & Conference Centre – King City
Kamloops, BC Thompson University Residence
Kitchener Conestoga College Residence & Conference Centre
Niagara-on-the-Lake Niagara College Residence & Conference Centre – NOTL Campus
Oakville Sheridan College Residence & Conference Centre – Trafalgar Campus
Oshawa Durham College Residence & Conference Centre
Ottawa Downtown St. Paul University Residence & Conference Centre
Sudbury Cambrian College Residence and Conference Centre *New 2011
Toronto Seneca College Residence & Conference Centre – Newnham Campus
Toronto East Centennial College Residence & Conference Centre
Welland Niagara College Residence & Conference Centre – Welland Campus
Windsor St. Clair College Residence & Conference Centre

Each Residence & Conference Centre property offers all suite style air-conditioned facilities. The majority featuring our signature style suite, containing two separate bedrooms (each with a double bed, desk, dresser, cable television and telephone service with free local calls), a kitchenette complete with microwave and refrigerator, and a private three piece bathroom.

Furthermore, all properties offer lounges/game rooms of various sizes, on-site laundry and kitchen facilities, full housekeeping and linen service, and a complementary continental breakfast served each morning. Additional food service and meeting facilities can also be arranged and coordinated.

If you have any questions about any Residence & Conference Centre please do not hesitate to contact:

 David Carroll
(905) 815-4150
  Mike Parente
(905) 641-4435

You can also visit for more details.