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NSCC High School Entrance Awards

NSCC High School Entrance Awards

About the Award

We offer 26 entrance awards (two per campus) to recognize outstanding students entering an NSCC certificate or diploma program directly from a Nova Scotia high school. These awards financially support students who demonstrate outstanding leadership in their communities as well as academic achievement.



  • Program Delivery - Full-time
  • Eligible Campuses - All 
  • Year of Study - First Year
  • Eligible Programs – Multiple
  • Applied to and been accepted into a full-time program at NSCC for 2021-22;
  • Received a passing grade in all high school courses, with a minimum academic average of 75% (average calculation is based on all marks from grades 11 and 12);
  • Paid the non-refundable NSCC tuition deposit;
  • Be entering NSCC directly from a Nova Scotia high school (exceptions only for those who have been on waitlists since high school graduation with no other educational pursuits in the interim).

Students Must Demonstrate

  • Extracurricular and/or community involvement;
  • Academic achievement


$3,415 (tuition waiver, no cash value)

Number of Awards