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Nova Scotia Energy & Mines Scholarship Program

Nova Scotia Energy & Mines Scholarship Program

About the Donor

Nova Scotia is developing a world-class energy sector. Offshore oil and gas, a growing renewable energy industry, excellent professional and technical education and training programs – they all come together here in Nova Scotia, leading to great prospects for rewarding, well-paid careers.
The Nova Scotia Energy & Mines Scholarship Program can help you achieve success when you choose to develop the knowledge and skills needed to work or conduct research in this exciting field. The program offers non-renewable $2,500 scholarships for first-year students accepted to eligible energy-related trades and technology programs at the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC).
Nova Scotia Energy & Mines Scholars are well-rounded individuals with a variety of interests who have an established track record of community involvement through activities like volunteer work, sports and other community-based activities.


  • Program Delivery - Full-time
  • Eligible Campuses - All
  • Year of Study - Year 1
  • Eligible Programs – Multiple
  • Good Academic Standing
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant and permanent resident of Nova Scotia
  • Must have graduated with a Nova Scotia high school diploma and must be entering their first year of NSCC

Students Must Demonstrate

  • Commitment and interest in program in preparation for a career in the energy sector
  • Understanding of how Nova Scotia's energy sector impacts our communities and its importance to the economy
  • Commitment to community and volunteer activities



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