Nova Scotia

  • Amy Farnell Education Award
    In honour of Amy Farnell, long-time supporter and cherished friend, Autism Nova Scotia and the Craig Foundation are pleased to present the Amy Farnell Education Award(s) to eligible Nova Scotian students who identify as being on the autism spectrum, and who have been accepted into a full-time post-secondary program. Each year, the Craig Foundation will contribute $25,000 to the award ...
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  • Dalhousie Student Accessibility Fund Bursary
    Bursaries which are open to all Dalhousie students with disabilities. We recognize that there are additional financial burdens associated with having a disability, and these bursaries are provided to help defray these costs. Amount: 1000$ Deadline:Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until funding is depleted. Due to the volume of requests. Number available: Varies Criteria Must be a ...
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  • Donald E Curren Scholarship
    The Donald E. Curren scholarship is a scholarship available to students with a mobility disability living in Atlantic Canada.  Amount:The maximum value of the scholarship will depend on number of applications received and each is up to $1500 Number Available: Up to 8 Deadline: July 31st (Annually) The Donald E. Curren Scholarship was created by the many friends and ...
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  • Kidney Foundation of Canada – Atlantic Canada Branch Bursary
    The Kidney Foundation of Canada – Atlantic Canada Branch Bursary is available to students living in Atlantic Canada who are a kidney patient, the spouse of a kidney patient, or the dependent of a kidney patient.  Amount: $500 Number Available: 4 Deadline: June 14th, 2020 The general purpose of the program is to assist kidney patients and their family members ...
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  • PAANS Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
    The PAANS Scholarships for Students with Disabilities are available to students with disabilities who are permanent residents of Nova Scotia.  Amount: $1000-$2000 (see below) Number Available: 15 (see below) Deadline:end of business day Friday, April 30th, 2021 Six scholarships in the amount of $1,500.00, five in the amount of $2,000.00, four in the amount of $1000.00 are anticipated to be ...
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  • S.R. Hussey Memorial Scholarship
    The S.R. Hussey Memorial Scholarship is available to students living in Atlantic Canada who are legally blind.  Amount: Varies, Typically from $100 -1000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 1st (annually) Dr. Samuel Robert Hussey was born in Newfoundland in 1874. He lost his sight at the age of ten after contracting measles. In 1893, he became a teacher and ...
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  • Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada Bursary
    The Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada (SBHAC) Bursary is available to students who are registered members of SBHAC.  Amount: Varies Up to $1000 Number Available: Varies Deadline: May 19, 2021 Program Objectives To encourage and support students with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to achieve independence in future education. To assist students in pursuing higher education at university or other post-secondary studies. Criteria Open ...
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  • Wales Scholarship for Disabled Nova Scotia Post-Secondary Education Students
    The Wales Scholarship for Disabled Nova Scotia Post-Secondary Education Students is granted to post-secondary students in Nova Scotia with a disability. Amount: Varies Number Available: Varies Deadline: April 15th 2022 Each year, Nova Scotia/Nunavut Command awards $30,000.00 in bursaries and scholarships. Criteria This scholarship is granted to students in Nova Scotia with a disability who are attending a post-secondary educational institution. How ...
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  • Walker Wood Award(s)
    Awarded on the recommendation of the Director of the Paul Menton Centre, to outstanding students with a demonstrated permanent disability enrolled in any program of study at Carleton University. Preference will be given to student in financial need from Atlantic provinces. Established in 2019 by the Walker Wood Foundation. Amount:  up to 4000$ One-time funding only. ...
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