The medal of bravery is awarded to individuals who have risked their life protecting the life or property of others. Only acts of Bravery that occurred on or after January 1, 2007 will be considered under the Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery Act. Deadline for this year's nominations is May 1, 2015.
For more information about the nomination process, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.
Left to right: Keiren Tompkins, Stephen Ross, Premier Stephen McNeil, Vice Admiral (ret) Duncan Miller, Wade Smith, Shawn Hardy, and David Grandy.
The Premier presented five courageous individuals with the Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery on November 20, 2014. Read their stories of courage.