Scholarship Opportunity for Students with Disabilities

Eight scholarships in the amount of $1,500.00, five in the amount of $2,000.00 and two in the amount of $1,000.00 are anticipated to be available for the academic year beginning September 2018.

Conditions: To be considered, scholarship applicants must:
-Be a person with a permanent disability. ‘Permanent Disability’ means a limitation that restricts the ability of a person to perform the activities necessary to participate in educational activities or in the labour force within the range considered normal. This limitation is expected to remain with the person for life;
-Be a permanent resident of Nova Scotia;
-Be entering or continuing studies, at the undergraduate level, in a Canadian post-secondary institution that is recognized by the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada; and
-Not be involved in the selection process or be a close family member of any scholarship selection committee member.

Deadline: Friday, April 6 at 4:30pm

Click here for more information and for the application.

Parents As Career Coaches – February 27

Would you like to help your child make informed career decisions?  Parents as Career Coaches can provide you with the tools, information and strategies.

We are pleased to offer a Parents as Career Coaches session.  This fast paced and informative program will provide you with the information and tools to help your child make informed career decisions.​

Dates: February 27th and 28th from 6:30 – 8:30

Location: CP Allen High School

How to register: Visit:  http://www.parentsascareercoaches.ca

The Wessex Scholarship – $5,000

Eligible applicants will be from Atlantic Canada and entering, or already enrolled in, a post-secondary health care degree level program at an Atlantic Canadian institution. This scholarship focuses on the impact of community service and as such, applicants should be active participants in their community. A minimum grade average of 80 per cent is required or an overall pass where a degree is marked using a pass/fail system. Students graduating from a post-secondary degree in 2018 and not returning to a health degree program in 2018 are not eligible. 

Value = $5000

Deadline – March 9th

Website: http://www.iwk.nshealth.ca/wessex