Pengrowth-Nova Scotia Energy Scholarship Program

16 energy-related university and college scholarships available. Applications are due on 1 June, 2020

Helping students develop the knowledge and skills they need to pursue a career in the energy field.

16 university or Nova Scotia Community College scholarships are available for students entering an energy related program.

The 8 university scholarships are valued at $10,000 ($2,500 renewable over 4 years). The 8 NSCC scholarships are valued at $2,500 and are non-renewable.

Who can apply

University scholarship

University scholarships are awarded to graduating high school students who have been accepted to a bachelor’s degree program in business, science or engineering at an accredited university.

Students must:

  • be graduating from a Nova Scotia high school with an average mark of 75% or B in your final year
  • must not accept scholarships or bursaries from other sources that collectively exceed $2,500 in the first year of study
  • be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant, and a permanent resident of Nova Scotia

You’ll need to explain your interest in an energy-related career in the application essay. You should also demonstrate a variety of interests through community involvement such as volunteer work, sports or other activities. Preference will be given to students who plan to attend a Nova Scotia university.

Nova Scotia Community College scholarship

Nova Scotia Community College scholarships are awarded to students accepted to NSCC for full-time studies in an energy-related trades or technology program.

Students must:

  • have graduated with a Nova Scotia high school diploma
  • be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant, and a permanent resident of Nova Scotia

Mature students entering their first year at NSCC may apply for this scholarship

You’ll need to explain your interest in an energy-related career in the application questions. You should also demonstrate a variety of interests through community involvement such as volunteer work, sports or other activities.

How to apply

All applications are due on 1 June, 2020. Detailed application instructions are included in the application guidelines for each scholarship.

University - Download the application package

NSCC - Apply online