The Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery

The medal of bravery is awarded to individuals who have risked their life in the past three years protecting the life or property of others.

Deadline to submit nominations is May 1 each year.

 

2018 Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery Award Recipients

Group photo (from left) Kevin Tough, Medal of Bravery recipient, Jules Dufour, Medal of Bravery recipient, Premier Stephen McNeil,  Hugh Lawrence, Medal of Bravery Chair, Paul Rowe , Medal of Bravery recipient, and Bruce Knocton , Medal of Bravery recipient.

Group photo (from left) Kevin Tough, Medal of Bravery recipient, Jules Dufour, Medal of Bravery recipient, Premier Stephen McNeil, Hugh Lawrence, Medal of Bravery Chair, Paul Rowe , Medal of Bravery recipient, and Bruce Knocton , Medal of Bravery recipient. Read their stories of courage.

The Premier presented four courageous individuals with the Nova Scotia Medal of Bravery on December 4, 2018.

  • Jules Dufour, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Kevin Tough, West Pennant, Nova Scotia
  • Bruce Knocton, Milford, Nova Scotia
  • Paul Rowe, Chester Basin, Nova Scotia

Read their stories of courage.

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

Nomination forms:

For inquiries about the nomination process please contact us.

Read more about past recipients.