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Continuing Care Assistant Bursary

About the Award

This bursary was designed to help meet the growing labour market need for Continuing Care Assistants by supporting students entering NSCC's Continuing Care program.


  • Program Delivery - All
  • Eligible Campuses - All campuses where eligible programs are offered
  • Year of Study - Year 1
  • Eligible Programs – Continuing Care
  • Good Academic Standing
  • Students must be residents of Nova Scotia with an intent to stay and work in the province upon graduation. Bursary recipients will be required to complete a Declaration of Intent to Work as a CCA in the Continuing Care sector in the Province of Nova Scotia upon graduation for a period of one year.  
  • Preference will be given to students self-identifying in an underrepresented group.

Students Must Demonstrate

  • Financial need
  • Demonstration of commitment and interest in program
  • Community involvement, paid or voluntary experience in the continuing care or related field  



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