News & Events

B.Davis Scholarship

Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to provide your students with an opportunity to apply for our scholarship.

Applications must be received by May 24, 2019

Amount of Scholarship: $1,000

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com

Pengrowth Energy Scholarships

Pengrowth-Nova Scotia Energy Scholarship for NSCC Students:

8 scholarships valued at $2,500 are awarded to students accepted into their first-year at NSCC for full-time studies in an energy-related trade or technology program. For a complete list of eligible NSCC programs and to apply, visit www.novascotia.ca/EnergyScholarship and follow the link to the NSCC student awards application portal.

Pengrowth-Nova Scotia Energy Scholarship for University Students:

8 scholarships valued at $10,000 ($2,500 renewable over 4 years) are awarded to students accepted into a bachelor’s degree program in business, science, or engineering. For more information and to apply, visit www.novascotia.ca/EnergyScholarship.

The Adrian Campbell Scholarship

For Grade 12 Students / Athletes

Value: $1,500

Application details can be found at http://www.adriancampbell.org

Deadline: April 30

Divert NS Champion of the Environment Scholarship

Are you a Grade 12 student in Nova Scotia who is committed to reducing, reusing and recycling? Are you leading environmental action in your school or community? Are you keen to research how Nova Scotians can improve our environmental efforts? If so…we want you to join the league of Divert NS Scholars!

Values: One $5,000 Provincial Scholarship Six $2,500 Regional Scholarships

Scholarship Package: download the scholarship package here.

Deadline: May 5 at midnight

Scholarships for Outstanding Music Students

The Fine Arts Parents Association administers three scholarships for outstanding music students in the Halifax Regional Centre for Education (HRCE). They are the Kaye Dimock Pottie Scholarship, the Karen Oxley Kennedy Scholarship, and the Chalmers Doane Scholarship.

Value: $500 for each scholarship

Deadline: May 1st

See guidance for details.

African Nova Scotian Scholarship Program

Please visit guidance or https://acs.ednet.ns.ca/ for more information as there are many awards available.

Deadline: May 31st.

Bedford Players Community Theatre Scholarship

Criteria: Pursuing Theatre Arts in Post-Secondary Studies

Applications available in guidance or at http://bit.ly/BP_Scholarship​

Deadline: May 3rd

The Kidney Foundation of Canada​ Bursary

Eligibility: A kidney patient or a dependent child of a kidney patient

Applications can be picked up in guidance

Application deadline: June 14th, 2019

Chris Huskilson Emera Scholarship

Value: $10,000 per year over four years plus paid 12-week internship

Deadline for application: April 18th, 2019

Criteria: Studying science/math/technology/engineering/business in Atlantic Canada

​How to apply: Click here.

Nova Scotia Power Scholarships and Bursaries

Various Scholarships:

• EMERGING LEADERS SCHOLARSHIPS $2,500

• WOMEN IN TRADES, ENGINEERING, TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION SCHOLARSHIPS $2,500

• AFRICAN NOVA SCOTIAN SCHOLARSHIPS $2,500

• NOVA SCOTIA POWER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIPS $1,000

• MI’KMAQ BURSARIES $1,000

Deadline for scholarship applications: APRIL 18, 2019

Deadline for bursary applications: MAY 31, 2019

Visit nspower.ca/scholarships to apply

Nova Scotia Tourism Human Resource Council Scholarships

Various scholarships awarded. Scholarship candidates must be pursuing post-secondary in the tourism industry, hotel industry, or culinary industry.

See guidance for more information.

The David Fry Memorial Bursary

Applications will be accepted between April 15th and June 30

Value: $1,000

Students must be member of Swim Nova Scotia and continue to swim competitively with a university associated with AUS. Applications available in guidance.

Wessex Scholarship

Value = $5,000

Eligibility - Pursuing post-secondary studies in a health care field. Must be attending an Atlantic Canada University. A minimum average of 80% is required to apply.

Deadline - April 24th, 2019

The Jordan Boyd Award

Applications are now available for the Jordan Boyd Scholarship Award.

Jordan Boyd was from Bedford and tragically passed away in August of 2013 while pursuing his dream at the training camp of the Acadie-Bathurst Titan at the age of 16. In memory of Jordan , The Jordan Boyd Leadership Award & Scholarship was established through the Jordan Boyd Foundation. The Jordan Boyd Leadership Award and Scholarship, in the form of post-secondary entrance scholarships, recognizes individuals who have participated in the sport of hockey (Minor Hockey, high school, other) and who have demonstrated a passion for sportsmanship, learning, leadership and community. Scholarships this year have been set at $2,000 each. Since 2014, $40,000 in Scholarships have been awarded to 23 students from across Nova Scotia.

Eligibility: For students pursuing post secondary studies and are current members of Hockey Nova Scotia/School Hockey

Value: $2000

Application Process: Please visit jordanboyd.ca for more details.

The Robbie Jean Shaw Award

Criteria: Continuing Post- Secondary studies in the fall. Also, completed a 500 word essay describing how your time at the IWK has shaped your future goals. A minimum 75% average is required

Deadline: April 26th, 2019

Application forms can be picked up in guidance.

Free Mental Health First Aid Certification Program for Youth ages 16-24.

Time: Wednesday April 24th - May 15th from 4:30 - 8:00. Location: Acadia Centre 636 Sackville Drive.

To Register Phone: 902-460-4560​ (ext. 1)

East Coast Credit Union Bursary

Applications are now available online at http://www.eastcoastcu.ca. There are ten $1000 bursaries available in total.

Donald R. Sobey Bursary at NSCC

Value: $2000

Eligibility: Must be refereed by a community member, applied to NSCC for the upcoming school year and have financial need.

Application available in guidance or at https://www.nscc.ca/admissions/scholarships_and_bursaries/donald-r-sobey-bursary-program.asp

Knights of Columbus Simon J. Khattar Scholarship

Open to high school graduates who are practicing Catholics and who are residents of Nova Scotia.

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: March 15th

See guidance for application.

The Leonard Foundation Financial Assistance Program

The Leonard Foundation scholarships are awarded to students enrolled or enrolling in an accredited undergraduate degree program in a College or University in Canada. The institutions must be open to all without restriction except for an academic standard. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants. Financial need (gross family income of less that $60,000) is part of criteria.

Visit: http://www.leonardfnd.org

Please book an appointment with you guidance counsellor for more information.

2019 Scholarship Book

Our Scholarship Book has been updated for the 2019 year. Check it out!

BigSun Scholarship

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.

Deadline - June 19, 2019

Amount of Award - $500.00

The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community..

Please visit http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

Transcripts for Nova Scotia Universities and NSCC

Students applying to a Nova Scotia University or NSCC no longer need to request their printed high school transcript. When you apply online and give them your student number, they will automatically be able to access your high school in progress transcript and your final transcript upon graduation.

Current students applying outside of Nova Scotia will still need to sign up in guidance for a paper copy of their transcript. Transcripts are printed Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school year.

SCHOLARSHIP-BOOKLET- 2019.pdf

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Gr. 9 Course Selection Information

Parents/Guardians, if you missed the grade 9 course selection presentation, you can view the presentation below.

Grade 9 Course Selection Presentation (1).pdf

Gr. 10 & 11 Course Selection Information

Parents/Guardians, if you missed the grade 10 & 11 course selection presentation, you can view the presentation below.

Grade 10 and 11 Course Selection Presentation.pdf

Gr. 10 & 11 Course Selection Worksheet

Course selection sheet grade 10 and 11.pdf