John & Mary Cervini Scholarship

At Lakeside Produce, we believe that the future of our industry rests in the minds of a new generation of agricultural leaders. This scholarship is designed to recognize the accomplishments of the youth in our community and to help prepare them in their pursuit of academia and their career. Four scholarships will be awarded for students pursuing post-secondary education in either college (minimum of a two year program) or university.


 John & Mary Cervini Circa 1975

John & Mary Cervini Circa 1975

For 75 years, Lakeside has been focused on delivering fresh, flavorful produce to families across North America. We're passionate about great quality greens, supported by a commitment to service excellence, food safety, quality assurance, consistency and sustainability. The ideals originally established by the Cervini family continue to drive our company forward today.

As a fourth generation family-owned business, we are always pushing boundaries, taking on challenges, and striving to revolutionize the produce industry.


Lakeside Produce will grant up to four $2,000 agribusiness scholarships in the following programs:

  • Finance
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sales/Marketing
  • Agriculture/Plant Science
  • Electrical Engineering Technician

The deadline for the 2018 scholarships is February 28, 2018. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at:

2017 Scholarship Winners

Noah Weber


A student from Leamington District Secondary School, N. Weber will be attending the University of Guelph in the Fall of 2017. He will pursue an Associate Diploma in Agriculture. Congratulations to Noah on his achievements. 

Alisha Bapoo


Completing her secondary education at Cardinal Carter Catholic Secondary School, Alisha will be attending Wilfred Laurier University to pursue a Bachelor of Business Administration. Congratulations to Alisha on her accomplishments.