November

Bursaries Due in November 2018

November 19th

Angus R. MacDonald Bursary
This award will be paid to full-time students at StFX from the parish of St. Margaret of Scotland, Arisaig, N.S. or members of the mission church of St. Mary's, Lismore. Preference will be given to those who express a desire to study for the priesthood and to students who are relatives of the late Angus Ronald MacDonald. This award is based on financial need and a limited number are distributed each year. This award will be applied directly to the student's account.
Award Value: up to $1000

Alex and Mary Kell Bursary
This award will be paid to a full-time student in their final year at StFX who is intending to enter a seminary for the purpose of studying towards the Catholic Priesthood. In the event that in any given year there is no qualifying student the funds are to be distributed to any senior student in financial need.
Award Value: up to $500

Angus F. and Jean A. Young Award
This award is available to full-time Engineering students in their second year of study. Students must demonstrate financial need.
Award Value: up to $350

Antigonish Diocesan CWL Bursary
This award will be paid to a female student who is a member of one of the Catholic parishes in the Diocese of Antigonish and who is a full-time student at StFX.
Award Value: up to $500

Colin Russell Goodall Literature Award
This award is available to third and fourth year students completing a Bachelor of Arts degree at StFX with a major in English. The recipient must be an academically good student but not necessarily at the top of their class. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be involved in student activities or volunteer work in their home or school community.
Award Value: up to $500

Dr. Louis Connolly Bursary
This award will be paid to worthy and deserving students who have demonstrated financial need and who are members of the parish of Our Lady of Lourdes, Stellerton, N.S., and who are full-time students at StFX.
Award Value: up to $700

Fr. Edward Grant Bursary
This award will be paid to full-time students at StFX who have demonstrated financial need and are from the Halifax Regional Municipality, with preference given to students from Dartmouth and Bedford. Students should be involved in extracurricular activities and demonstrate that they are doing their best to put themselves through university.
Award Value: up to $500

NEW: Fr. Lloyd O’Neill Bursary
This award is available to full time students demonstrating financial need and studying in a degree or diploma program at StFX. Applicants either must be members of the Catholics @ X society or involved with programs and initiatives offered through StFX chaplaincy with an interest in service to the Catholic Church. Preference will be given to students from Eastern Nova Scotia (Antigonish, Guysborough, Pictou, Colchester and Richmond counties),
Award Value: up to $500

General Motors of Canada Ltd. Women in Science Bursary
This award will be paid to a female student in science who has demonstrated financial need. Priority will be given to women in Engineering. The recipient should demonstrate leadership potential and be in good academic standing. This award will be applied directly to the student's account. Students studying in the Bachelor of Arts and Science Health program are not eligible for this award.
Award Value: up to $4000

Glenneth M. Anderson Environmental Bursary
This award is available to full time third and fourth year students keenly interested in the environment. Eligible students are those pursuing a BSc degree in Environmental Sciences with a concentration in chemistry, biology, biochemistry or climate and water or a BSc degree in Earth Sciences with a concentration in geoscience or environmental science. This award is limited to those from the provinces of NS, NL and PE.  
Award Value: up to $1500

Honourable Angus MacIsaac Democracy 250 Veterans Memorial Leadership Bursary
This award will be paid to a full-time student (30 credits or more) in any undergraduate program or the Bachelor of Education program who is a resident of Antigonish County, Nova Scotia and demonstrates financial need. The student should exhibit leadership, participate in community and/or student activities and must be in good academic standing with an average of at least 65%.  This award will be applied directly to the student's account.
Award Value: up to $500

James Jarvis Stewart Bursary
This award will be paid to a full-time student at StFX. Preference will be given to residents of Prince Edward Island and those who have demonstrated financial need, who are Christian, and who are enrolled in at least one religious studies course, or who actively participate in one of the campus ministry committees, or who are active in their own church as confirmed by their Minister or Priest. The student must demonstrate leadership abilities and must be in good academic standing with an average of at least 65%. The student must also be involved in extracurricular activity such as varsity athletics, student government, residence staff, community based charities, etc. All other things being equal, preference will be given to female basketball players.
Award Value: up to $700

James Fugard Memorial Bursary
This award will be paid to a returning StFX men’s rugby player who is studying full time. Applicant must demonstrate financial need.
Award Value: up to $1000

Jeannine Deveau Aboriginal Students Bursary – Fall Term November Award
This award is available to Aboriginal students enrolled in a diploma or degree program at the undergraduate or graduate level of study at StFX. Full and part time students are eligible to apply. Applicants must be in good academic standing and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to students from Mi’kmaw communities, please include the name of your community in the bursary criteria short answer section of the application.
Award Value: up to $500
 
Jeannine Deveau African Nova Scotian Student Bursary – Fall Term November Award
This bursary is available to African Nova Scotian students enrolled in a diploma or degree program at the undergraduate or graduate level of study at StFX. Full and part time students are eligible to apply. Applicants must be in good academic standing and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to those students from African Nova Scotian communities, please include the name of your community in the bursary criteria short answer section of the application.
Award Value: up to $500

John Beaton Fellowship Bursary
This bursary is available to a full-time student who has demonstrated financial need.  Preference will be given to single parents, mature students, and to students in their X-Ring year of eligibility.  All StFX undergraduate and B Ed. students who meet the above criteria are eligible to apply.
Award Value: up to $1000

John H. MacDougall Bursary
This bursary is available to students who can demonstrate financial need and are enrolled full time in the Engineering program. The applicant should be a resident of Antigonish area. However, if the bursary quota cannot be filled from Antigonish, then residents of all other areas of Nova Scotia will be consdered.
Award Value: up to $1500

Ken Reashor Bursary
The recipient of this award must be a full-time student in the Engineering program from Nova Scotia. Students must have a minimum academic average of 70%, be involved in volunteer activities and demonstrate financial need. 
Award Value: up to $1000

Killam American Fund
This award will be paid to a full-time American undergraduate student of StFX who has demonstrated financial need.
Award Value: up to $1000

Linda MacDonald Humanitarian Bursary
This bursary is available to a full-time student who has demonstrated financial need.  Preference will be given to students with disabilities, mature students, and to students in their X-Ring year of eligibility.  All StFX undergraduate and B Ed. students who meet the above criteria are eligible to apply.
Award Value: up to $1000

Mary Jane Graham Bursary
This award will be paid to full-time students at StFX who have demonstrated financial need and are studying Human Nutrition.
Award Value: up to $500

Michelle Birks Memorial Award
This award is available to a full-time female student who demonstrates financial need and is entering her second, third or fourth year at StFX. The recipient must be a member of the StFX Women’s Rugby Team. Preference will be given to students registered in the Human Kinetics program. The recipient must have a record of leadership and participation in community activity. Preference will also be given to students who have a strong academic performance and who are placed on the Dean’s List.
Award Value: up to $1000

Myles Mills Class of '59 Leadership Award
This award is available to full-time students in their senior year who have an academic average of at least 65%. Applicants must demonstrate leadership qualities and financial need. Not open to Education Students. This award will be applied directly to the student's account.
Award Value: up to $2500

Noreen Manthorne Memorial Bursary
This award is available to full-time students in the Nursing program who are involved in student activities and are academically good students but not necessarily at the top of the class.  Student must demonstrate financial need.
Award Value: up to $500

Rev. J. D. MacLeod Bursary
This award will be paid to a full-time student of StFX who has demonstrated financial need, and is a member of St. John the Baptist Parish, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. Awards will also be given to members of the Rev. J.D. MacLeod's brother's family. Preference will be given to students who show signs of a religious vocation.
Award Value: up to $1000
 
Rev. John V. Campbell Bursary
This award will be paid to a student, of the Roman Catholic faith, attending StFX, from St. Joseph's Parish in South West Margaree, Inverness County, Nova Scotia.
Award Value: up to $500

Rev. R. K. MacIntyre Bras d'Or Scholarship
This award will be paid to a full-time student of StFX who has demonstrated financial need from the Bras d'Or Parish.
Award value: up to $250

Rev. Roderick McInnis Bursary
This award will be paid to a full-time male Catholic student who has demonstrated financial need and is in the Faculty of Arts. Preference will be given to those from the Diocese of Antigonish.
Award Value: up to $500

Shirley Martinello Grinnell Bursary
The Shirley Martinello Grinnell Bursary honoring Ann and Louis Martinello will be paid to a full-time student who is enrolled in 30 credits in any program of study. Applicants must be from Cape Breton, demonstrate financial need and have excellent academic achievement. The candidate must also be a practicing Christian.
Award Value: Up to $700

The Bishop Bray Bursary
This award is made to High School graduates who are from one of the parishes in the Saint John diocese of New Brunswick, are full-time StFX students, and who have demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to first year students.
Award Value: up to $500

The Honorable Hugh J MacDonnell Memorial Bursary
This award is available to a full-time undergraduate student in their second year of study. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, be in good academic standing, maintaining an average at the Dean’s list standard, and be involved in student activities. This award will be renewable if the student reapplies and continues to meet the criteria.
Award Value: up to $1000

December 30th

Scots' College Fund of Canada
This award is available to full-time students of Catholic Highland Scottish descent who are preparing for the priesthood or who have been active in another form of ministry in the Catholic Church. Recipients are required to include courses in theology and/or philosophy in their program of studies. An application form is available from the Financial Aid Office. For more information contact StFX Chaplain Fr. Gary MacPherson (gjmacpher@srtf.ca). *Please note this bursary requires a separate, special application form which may be obtained from the Financial Aid Office. Completing the online application form for the StFX Limited Bursary program does not qualify you for consdieration as a candidate for this bursary.
Award Value: up to $1000