Atlantic Credit Unions Bursary Program

Atlantic Central provides fifty (50) $500 bursaries to community college students each year.  This program is delivered under the banner Atlantic Credit Unions Bursary Program on behlaf of New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador credit unions.  The community colleges participating are: NBCC, NSCC, Holland College and the College of the North Atlantic.

Who is eligible?

The bursary program is open to all full-time students of NBCC, NSCC, Holland College or the College of the North Atlantic, studying in any program at any campus.  Students must already be enrolled in order to be eligible to apply.

What are the criteria?

Students must demonstrate a commitment to completing their studies, financial need and involvement in their community.  Special consideration may be given to students who are credit union members or can demonstrate an affiliation with the credit union system.

What is the value?

Each bursary is for $500.

Where can I apply?

  • Each college's student awards office and website has application forms.
  • Students can also visit and click on the 'Bursaries' button for bursary details and links to application forms. Or click here.

What is the deadline to apply?

The deadline varies by college, so be sure to check with your college's awards office.

If you have any further questions, you can contact the awards office of the Nova Scotia Community College.