The Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery

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 Nominations closed on May 1, 2016.

For more information about the nomination process, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.

Nomination forms:

2016 Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery Award Recipients

Premier McNeil stands with recipients Karl Curtis (husband of the late Anne Curtis), Nicole Foran and Jerry Spargo, and Hugh Laurence, chair of the advisory committee.

Left to right: Premier Stephen McNeil, Karl Curtis (husband of the late Anne Curtis), Nicole Foran and Jerry Spargo, and Hugh Laurence, chair of the advisory committee. Read their stories of courage.

For inquiries about the nomination process please contact us.

Read more about past recipients.