Atlantic Credit Unions Bursary Program 2013-2014

bursary_web_snapshotAtlantic credit unions offer forty-four $500 bursaries, distributed to community college students in New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island. Applications are posted to the colleges’ awards pages – links are provided below. Application deadlines vary by school, but are generally mid-October to early November.

Special consideration may be given to students who are credit union members or can demonstrate a credit union affiliation.

New Brunswick – NBCC

Credit unions of New Brunswick and the Atlantic Provinces are pleased to support students attending the New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) with $3,000 in bursaries. Six $500 bursaries will be awarded. For more information about NBCC bursaries, please click here and to apply, click here.  Deadline to apply is October 15, 2013.

Also, the Harry M. Daley Memorial Bursaries ($1,000 each) are provided by credit unions in New Brunswick. For information about this bursary, please click here.

Newfoundland and Labrador – CNA

Credit unions of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Atlantic Provinces are pleased to support students attending the College of the North Atlantic (CNA) with $3,000 in bursaries. Six $500 bursaries will be awarded. For more information, click here and to apply, click hereDeadline to apply is October 11, 2013

Prince Edward Island – Holland College

Credit unions of Prince Edward Island and the Atlantic Provinces are pleased to support students attending Holland College with $3,000 in bursaries. Six $500 bursaries will be awarded. For more information click here, and to apply, click hereDeadline to apply is November 1, 2013.

Nova Scotia – NSCC

Credit unions in Nova Scotia and the Atlantic Provinces are pleased to support students attending the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC). Two full-time students at each of the 13 NSCC campuses will be awarded a $500 bursary, for a total of $13,000 being provided. Nova Scotia credit unions are the longest serving financial institution donor to NSCC. For more information or to apply, please click here. Deadline to apply is October 18, 2013.