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January 28
February Scholarships

Investors Group Amateur Athletes Fund

February 4, 2018 – Website not updated

Applicants must be active Senior National team athletes.



Herbert H. Carnegie Future Aces Foundation

February 25, 2019


Applicants must have Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status, landed immigrant or refugee status and demonstrate exemplary citizenship through community service, volunteerism and humanitarian causes.




ExploraVision Awards

February 8, 2019

Up to $10,000

All entrants must be US or Canadian citizens or legal residents living within the US, US Territories or Canada and enrolled full-time in a public, private or home school. Students enter projects as a team of 2-4 students with a teacher/coach and optional mentor.   



Kinette and Kinsmen Clubs

February 1, 2019        

$1,000 (number of bursaries varies)              

Applicants must be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants. Students are evaluated on their community and school involvement, knowledge of Kin Canada and financial need.



Terry Fox Humanitarian Award

February 1, annually           

Up to $7000/year up to 4 years          

Terry Fox Humanitarian Award recipients are selected for their dedication to the humanitarian ideals of Terry Fox, their courage in overcoming obstacles, and definite marks of distinction and persistence in the pursuit of excellence in academic, athletic, and civic life.



ArtsNB Scholarship

Feb. 1, annually

Up to $2,500/year                                                                  

The arts scholarship program recognizes and encourages NB students who have demonstrated exceptional artistic talent and potential, and who are pursuing a career in the arts.



Canadian Right of Way Education Foundation Scholarship

February 1, annually

Up to $2,500

This scholarship is open to a graduating high school students who is entering a full time course of study in any of the various fields impacting the right of way profession. Areas of study may include (but are not limited to) law, surveying, engineering, planning, real property appraisal, public administration or environmental studies.



Schulich Leader Scholarships

February 20, 2019 – Application due (School nomination due January 30, 2019 - Check with guidance for details)

Up to $100,000

Schulich Leader Scholarships are for students enrolling in one of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) areas of study at the 20 participating Canadian universities. Each high school in Canada selects one student to represent their school as a Schulich Leader Nominee.  From this pool of nominees, 20 participating universities across Canada will each choose one outstanding student to be their Schulich Leader, each of whom will receive a four-year scholarship.




Indspire Scholarship: Apprenticeships, Skilled Trades, and Technology Programs

August 1, November 1, February 1 @ 11:59 pm ET
Indspire is a charitable organization dedicated to raising funds to deliver programs that provide the tools necessary for Indigenous peoples, especially youth to achieve their potential. Applicants must be applying for Post-Secondary Education Programs that are part-time or full-time certificate or diploma programs (1 month to 4 year programs)


Indspire Scholarship: Post-Secondary Education (PSE)

November 1, 2018 & February 1, 2019 & August 1, 2019

It is awarded to studies in business, science, law, engineering, computer studies, education, social work, social sciences, and technical studies. Fine Arts: in fields such as visual, performing, media, theatre, production, graphic and literary arts. Applicants must be attending full-time one-year certificate or diploma programs, undergraduate and graduate degree programs from an accredited postsecondary institution. Study outside of Canada is considered only at the graduate level



CWA Foundation Secondary School Award

February 16, 2018 – Website not updated


This award was founded in 2014 for the purposes of promoting and encouraging the pursuit of post-secondary education in welding. The awards are for students who show an aptitude and passion for the welding industry and/or financial need, and are applying to a certified welding program offered by a publically funded Canadian College or University.



Joseph G. Doria Exemplary Student Award.

February 16, 2018 (Website not updated)


This is a National award established for the purposes of promoting and encouraging the pursuit of a career in Welding Engineering. This award will be given to a Canadian secondary student who shows exemplary academic excellence, a demonstrated passion for the welding industry, and community involvement, that is entering a full-time technician or technologist program in welding with a desire to pursue a career in the industry.



Colonel Douglas H. Gunter Award                           

The Colonel Douglas H. Gunter History Award program is currently under review and will not be offered in the 2018-2019 school year.

(5) $1,000                                       

Open to all graduating students. Students must submit an original work using one of the following media: text; visual art; or audio or video production.


January 08
NBTAP Deadline for Grade 10 and 11 Students

Could this be you? The New Brunswick Teen Apprentice Program is recruiting Grade 10 and 11 students for Summer 2019 skilled trade pre-apprentice work opportunities with employers throughout New Brunswick. Applications will be accepted until January 18. To learn more, check out www.nbtap.ca, or talk to Ms. Creighton for more information!​

January 07
January Scholarships

Tema Center Memorial Trust Scholarship

The scholarship program is currently CLOSED and is being revised. No applications will be accepted in 2018. Please come back soon to learn more about our new programs and grants

Applicants for The Tema Conter Memorial Trust Scholarship Award must be enrolled in any correctional, emergency services, emergency communications (dispatcher) or military program offered at a post-secondary educational institution. The student must be enrolled on a full-time/part-time basis (as defined by the institution.)




STEAM Horizon Awards

January 16, 2018

Applicants for this award must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident,16-18 years of age, who have been recognized for accomplishments, either formal or informal in a STEAM related capacity, and who are enrolled or preparing to enroll in first year post-secondary education in a STEAM related field at a Canadian university or college with an academic average of 85% or higher.



Canadian Engineering Ambassador Awards


January 13, 2019- Website not updated

Applicants must be female undergraduate engineering students enrolled full-time in an accredited engineering program at a Canadian university and must be leaders, volunteers and an active person in their community and elsewhere.



10 Words or Less Scholarship  

January 31, 2019                                    

This scholarship is open to anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the fall of 2019.



Mensa Canada Scholarship

January 31, 2019

Applicants must be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants enrolled in a full-time program at a Canadian post-secondary institution, accredited by the applicable provincial Ministry of Education.



The Debut Atlantic Award for Musical Excellence

January 31, 2018- Website not updated


This scholarship is awarded annually to an Atlantic Canadian high school music student as chosen by a member of the alumni.  The award recognizes talented youth who are committed to the serious study of music. 



Union Plus Scholarship

January 31, 2019               

$500 - $4,000                                                 

This scholarship is open to members of unions participating in any Union Plus program, their spouses and their dependent children. The applicant must be accepted into a U.S. accredited college, university, community college, technical or trade school at the time the award is issued.  Awards must be used for the 2016-2017 school year. Students may reapply each year



McEuen Undergraduate Scholarship

January 31, annually     

(Tuition, residence and stipend)                                           

For study at the university of St. Andrews, Scotland. Student must not be over 21 years of age and must be qualified to gain admission to a Canadian university. Academic and leadership potential are considered. Tenable for a 3-4 year course of studies towards an undergraduate degree. It is renewable on the basis of satisfactory performance. Covers all tuition fees, residence costs and a stipend for basic expenses.                                             



December 03
December Scholarships

The Dalton Camp Award

December 1, 2018

The Dalton Camp Award will go to the winner or winners of an essay competition on the link between democracy and the media in Canada.



D&R Sobey Atlantic Scholarship

December 1, 2018


The D & R Sobey Atlantic Scholarship is awarded to residents of Atlantic Canada entering the first year of the undergraduate Commerce program at Queen’s School of Business. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic excellence, proven leadership and involvement in school or community activities.



The RBC® Black History Month Student Essay Competition

December 7, 2018

30 scholarship awards

This essay competition is a focus on recognizing the contributions black Canadians have made to Canada. If you are a student applying to college or university, tell us your story of how one or more black Canadians have helped define Canada's diverse heritage and identity through their specific achievements and contributions.



Job-Applications.ca Working Parent Scholarship

December 8, 2018


This award is designed to benefit working parents in Canada who are pursuing post-secondary education. Applicants must submit a 600 to 1000 word essay.



Burger King Scholarship

December 15, 2018 (or, first 50, 000 applicants)


Recipients are selected based on their grade point average, work experience, extracurricular activities and/or community service.  https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/information.php


Rubincam Youth Award: National Genealogical Society

December 15, annually


This scholarship is open to high school students in grades 10–12 or between the ages of 16–18. http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/cs/rubincam_youth_award/nomination_form


Canadian Women in Municipal Government Scholarship

December 15, 2018

This scholarship is open to young women students enrolled in any year of study in a Canadian post-secondary school who are making a contribution to their school’s leadership teams or student councils.



French for the Future's National Essay Contest

December 22, 2017 (Website not available)

$1,000 to $12,000

This contest is open to students in grade 10, 11 and 12. Students must submit a 750 word essay in French on a chosen theme. Scholarships may be applied to entrance at the University of Ottawa, Université Sainte-Anne, Université de Moncton, Université Saint-Boniface, University of Alberta's Campus Saint-Jean, University of Lethbridge, Laurentian University or Glendon College of York University.



Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award

December 30, 2018


Applicants must have contributed at least 50 hours of volunteer (non-paid) service within his/her community over the last 12 months and meet eligibility criteria.



UFCW Canada Migrant Workers Scholarships 2015

December 31, 2018

(20) $500

Persons who entered Canada to work under the Temporary Foreign Workers Program such as a live-in caregiver, a seasonal agriculture worker, or a temporary foreign worker in any industry (“the Applicant”) are eligible to apply. An Applicant can nominate his/ her children, grandchildren, sisters, brothers, nieces, and nephews. The Nominee Child may be living in any country, can be of any nationality, must be between 4-25 years of age, and must be attending or hoping to attend an educational institution.


November 02
November Scholarships

Indspire Scholarship: Apprenticeships, Skilled Trades, and Technology Programs

November 1; February 1 Temporary technical difficulties
Indspire is a charitable organization dedicated to raising funds to deliver programs that provide the tools necessary for Indigenous peoples, especially youth to achieve their potential. Applicants must be applying for Post-Secondary Education Programs that are part-time or full-time certificate or diploma programs (1 month to 4 year programs)


Indspire Scholarship: Post-Secondary Education (PSE)

November 1 & February 1 & August 1

It is awarded to studies in business, science, law, engineering, computer studies, education, social work, social sciences, and technical studies. Fine Arts: in fields such as visual, performing, media, theatre, production, graphic and literary arts. Applicants must be attending full-time one-year certificate or diploma programs, undergraduate and graduate degree programs from an accredited postsecondary institution. Study outside of Canada is considered only at the graduate level



University of Toronto National Scholarship Program  

November 1, 2018     

Students who have been nominated by their schools as National Book Award recipients may submit applications to the National Scholarship Program. In addition, students who identify themselves as meeting the scholarship criteria are invited to apply directly for the National Scholarship, without having been nominated for the Book Award.



Hesburgh-Yusko Scholarship

November 1


The Hesburgh-Yusko Scholarship Program is a comprehensive, merit-based scholarship Program that seeks to attract, encourage, and equip extraordinary students who will have a transformational effect on the Notre Dame community, the Church, and the world. All candidates are evaluated according to four criteria: demonstrated leadership ability, distinguished academic accomplishment, sincere commitment to service and exemplary moral character. All Hesburgh-Yusko scholars are required to participate in four self-designed Summer Enrichment Experiences.



Gillis Purcell Memorial Journalism Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples

November 1


Encourages Indigenous peoples to pursue a career in journalism through a combination of studies at a Canadian post-secondary institution and experience in a newsroom.



TD Canada Trust Scholarship

November 16, 2018.           


Please note:  The website is in the process of being updated.  Should scholarship forms not be updated on the website, please call 1-800-308-8306.

Scholarships are open to Canadian students who are in their final year of high school, have demonstrated outstanding community leadership and have a minimum overall grade average of 75% in their most recently completed school year.



Arthur Paulin Automotive Aftermarket

Nov 30, annually                         

(5) $700                                             

Applicants must be enrolled in an automotive aftermarket industry related program or curriculum at a Canadian college or university. This includes students pursuing their studies as an automotive apprentice. It also includes studies in any of the following automotive sectors: auto body, hard parts, heavy duty, or motive power (machinists). 


November 02
SHAD Valley Applications due November 19th

What is SHAD?
SHAD is an enrichment program where high potential high school students spend 4-weeks in July living at a university, while engaging in hands-on experiential learning in STEAM & Entrepreneurship. Participants engage in lectures, labs and workshops, meet like-minded peers from across Canada, and receive the SHAD Fellow designation, which is recognized by universities & scholarship providers.

Who can apply? SHAD looks for students who are involved in their communities, creative and keen learners. It is a competitive application process and the deadline is November 19, 2018.

What about cost? A range of bursaries are available to ensure the program is fully accessible to students with demonstrated financially need. Last year, SHAD provided over $1 million in bursaries – the cost of the program should never be the reason a student does not apply.

Anything else I should know? SHAD values diversity and is focused on reaching students from formerly underserved areas – this includes students who come from rural/remote areas, diverse economic backgrounds and Indigenous students.

Talk to Ms. Creighton or visit https://www.shad.ca/ for more information!

October 25
Flash Yearbook Sale for Grads!

Grads are able to pre-order up to 4 icons for FREE engraved on their 2018-2019 yearbook as well as personlize their yearbook with a choice of their name,​ monogram, or a crest until Friday October 26th! After this date icons cost $3.00 each.  Grade 12 students please submit your order form to Ms. Creighton by noon on October 26th to place your order.  See attached for order forms orderform.do yearbook.pdforderform.do yearbook.pdf

October 24
Career Week Volunteers Needed!

Hello Husky families,

We are in search of volunteers for our career week happening November 13-16th here at C-NCS.  If you or someone you know would be interested in speaking to our students about your career please contact Ms. Creighton at melissa.creighton@nbed.nb.ca or 488-3500.  We need your help!

Career Week- Parent Letter General.docxCareer Week- Parent Letter General.docx

October 18
Pride in Education Conference Nov 2-3

We have an opportunity for our high school students to attend the annual Pride in Education Conference in Fredericton happening Saturday Nov 2- Sunday Nov 3.  Please see these documents for a detailed schedule and information about the sessions being offered this year. If you would like to attend, you MUST register with Ms. Creighton by October 26th. Final Schedule PIECON 2018.pdfFinal Schedule PIECON 2018.pdf Session Descriptions PIECON 2018 (1).pdfSession Descriptions PIECON 2018 (1).pdf

October 11
October Scholarships

Loran Award

October 17, 2018  

Sponsored applicants: Check with Guidance for school nomination deadline

Direct pool applicants: October 24, 2018

$2,000 – $100,000

This scholarship is based on evidence of integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy. Students must have a minimum cumulative average of 85% and be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. Students can apply on their own (direct pool) or asked to be nominated (sponsored). Check with the school guidance department for procedure and deadline associated with sponsored applications. 



 University of Toronto National Book Award  

October 25, 2018                                           

The University of Toronto National Book Award Program is intended to recognize and reward the very best Canadian secondary school students, regardless of which university those students choose to attend. These are students who demonstrate superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context. They excel in academic pursuits, demonstrate enthusiasm for intellectual exploration and have a strong involvement in the lives of their schools and communities. Eligible students must be nominated by their school officials so see your school counsellor about this award.



Morehead-Cain Award

October 31, 2018

$13,000 + annually US$                                                                                    

Canadian applicants must show moral force of character, scholarship, physical vigor, and leadership. This award is only tenable at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. It includes full tuition and out-of-state fees for up to four years of undergraduate study, plus a laptop computer. There is also an opportunity for four summer internships in the areas of outdoor leadership, public service, international research and private sector.



Blyth Cambridge Scholarship Program

Blyth Academy will not be providing awards for the 2019-20 entry year. For interested Canadians, please check back in 2020 for more information on the 2021-22 entry year.


Candidates must show academic excellence, intellectual depth, personal integrity and success beyond their studies. These key requirements should be reflected in grades and letters of recommendation. Applicants must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident (landed immigrant) and a full time student in their graduating year at an accredited Canadian secondary school.



Horatio Alger Scholarship

October 25, 2018

Scholarships of up to $10,000 are awarded to full-time students in their last year of high school with financial need (net family income under $65,000) who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, a commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, a desire to contribute to society, and a good academic record. Applications open August 1 at:



Thelma Sewell Memorial Scholarship

October –submit before the last working day in October

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have been admitted in a Home Economics / Family Studies program at a Canadian university.



House of Commons Page Program

Applications process available starting October 1- December 3, 2018       

Students are selected to work as Pages in the House of Commons. Pages work on a part-time basis during their first year of study at one of the universities in the National Capital Region.


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