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.
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.
Read their stories of courage.
For more information about the nomination process, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.