News & Events
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 email@example.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.
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.
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
• 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
Students must be member of Swim Nova Scotia and continue to swim competitively with a university associated with AUS. Applications available in guidance.
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
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)
Donald R. Sobey Bursary at NSCC
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.
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.
Please book an appointment with you guidance counsellor for more information.
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.
Gr. 9 Course Selection Information
Parents/Guardians, if you missed the grade 9 course selection presentation, you can view the presentation below.
Gr. 10 & 11 Course Selection Information
Parents/Guardians, if you missed the grade 10 & 11 course selection presentation, you can view the presentation below.