External Opportunities

Applications are now being accepted for the following Scholarships/Bursaries.

TO APPLY

In a letter, please describe why you feel you are qualified to receive the award(s) for which you are applying based on the criteria listed for each individual award.

Letters are to be submitted to registrarsoffice@stu.ca 

 

Deadline:  January 29, 2021        

SCHOLARSHIPS

CFUW Fredericton Adult Learner Scholarship
Value: $2,000
Number: 1
Criteria: Awarded annually in January to a female full-time student from New Brunswick who was admitted to the University as an adult learner and who has successfully completed the first year (a minimum of 30 credit hours) of the BA Program. Selection is based on academic achievement.

CFUW Fredericton Scholarship
Value: $2,000
Number: 1
Criteria: Awarded annually in January to a female full-time student from the province of New Brunswick in second or third year of an undergraduate degree program on the basis of academic achievement (GPA).

BURSARIES

Paul W. Dawson Memorial Bursary
Value: $1,000
Number: 1
Criteria: Awarded annually in second semester to a full-time student on the basis of financial need with preference given to students enrolled in either the Bachelor of Education Program or the Bachelor of Arts Program with an emphasis on political science. Preference will be given to students from Miramichi, New Brunswick.

Barry Burgess Memorial Bursary
Value: $500
Number: 2
Criteria: Awarded in the second semester to a full-time student from New Brunswick on the basis of financial need. 

 

OTHER EXTERNAL AWARDS

NBFL AIL Solidarity Awards
Value: $500
Number: 2
Criteria: The objective of the award is to encourage greater public awareness and understanding of the value of unions to workers and society in New Brunswick. Applicants must be pursuing post-secondary education on a full-time basis or enrolled in high school at the grade 12 level or in the General Educational Development (GED) program. Applicants must return a completed application form and fully comply with all entry rules. Deadline for receipt of entries is June 30th each year. To assist in determining who is eligible to apply, a list of unions with locals affiliated to the NBFL can be found HERE.

Application Form

 

 

Tim McCarthy Environment Prize 

Value: $500
Number: 1
Established in 1991 to recognize the contribution of former NBFL President Tim McCarthy to the trade union movement, the object of the award is to encourage post secondary studies of one or more years duration in fields relating to environmental protection and education. Eligible to apply are the children of members and deceased members or, members in good standing, of local unions affiliated with the New Brunswick Federation of Labour who are entering or continuing their studies in an education program compatible with the object of the award. Previous winners of this award are not eligible. Selection criteria include aptitude for environmental studies, promise, need and future benefit to society and the environment of the applicant’s chosen area of study Applications must be on the prescribed form and must be received by the staff of the New Brunswick Federation of Labour Education Committee not later than June 30th of each year. To assist in determining who is eligible to apply, a list of unions with locals affiliated to the NBFL can be found HERE.

Application Form

 

James A. Whitebone Memorial Scholarships

Value: $500
Number 2
The scholarships are for FIRST YEAR attendance at any University in the Atlantic Province or first year attendance in a two year program of the New Brunswick Community College, excepting where the desired academic program is not available in the region. THOSE ELIGIBLE are children, or legal wards of members and deceased members, or members in good standing, of a local union affiliated with the New Brunswick Federation of Labour. BASIS OF AWARDS are graduation marks, aptitude, promise and need. Applications must be on the prescribed form and must be received by the staff of the New Brunswick Federation of Labour Education Committee not later than June 30th of each year. To assist in determining who is eligible to apply, a list of unions with locals affiliated to the NBFL can be found HERE.

Application Form