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Through the generosity of Ronald V. Joyce, the University of New Brunswick has established The Joyce Foundation Access Bursaries.  The Joyce Foundation is proud to annually fund high school entrance bursaries valued at $20,000 ($5,000 renewable per year for up to 4 years).  This support will assist young Atlantic Canadians (preference to New Brunswick residents) achieve their academic goals.
As someone who works very closely with students, we are seeking your recommendations for students (one per campus) at your school who would be ideal candidates for the Joyce Bursary. Following is the bursary criteria:
               Bursaries will be awarded based on financial need and personal circumstances;
               Students must be enrolled in a full-time (4 courses or 12 credit hours in each term) undergraduate program of study at UNB;
               Renewal is based on maintaining good academic standing (minimum assessment year GPA of 2.0);
               Recipient must commit to work with at least one mentor in an extracurricular activity throughout their program of study;
               Bursaries awarded are to be applied against tuition and ancillary fees.
I have attached the bursary application.  Please have the student you are recommending complete the form.  For those students attending UNB Saint John, please return the form to my attention, Renea Leskie.  For UNB Fredericton students, please forward to Shelley Clayton or Kelly Waugh.  All contact information can be found at the bottom of the application.
The deadline for submission is 4pm, Friday, April 6, 2018.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Have a great day,
Renea D. Leskie
Student Services
Financial Aid & Student Employment
T 506 648-5765 F 506 648-5816

The Sweet Caroline Foundation supports community awareness, education, research, and the availability of life saving treatment in our relentless pursuit to end death and disability caused by anaphylaxis.


2018 Scholarship Guidelines and Regulations

The Sweet Caroline Foundation is offering a scholarship competition open to residents of New Brunswick (regardless of age) who will be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary program for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  1. The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited institution for the 2018-2019 academic year. The winning essay applicants will be required to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment.


  1. The applicant does not need to have food allergies to be eligible to apply, however; must have a strong understanding of food allergies and be involved in raising awareness and educating others.


  2. Selected recipients will demonstrate a strong commitment and creative approach to raising awareness and educating others about life threatening allergies.


  3. A 500 word essay must be included along with the application and should include how the applicant has raised awareness and educated others about allergies and anaphylaxis, whom the applicant has reached through their efforts and how long the applicant has been involved in raising awareness.


  4. Submissions must be computer-generated on white paper with double spacing. They must have at least 1” margins and use a 12 point font.


  5. The applicant’s name, address, location or other identifying information MUST NOT be included in the essay. Identifying information should only appear on the application entry form.


  6. Materials must be postmarked, regular delivery, no later than June 8th, 2018.


  7. Do not contact the judges concerning this competition. Blind judging will be done.


  8. Previous years’ recipients are eligible to apply again with the understanding that they are submitting new initiatives they have begun.


Only submissions that conform to the guidelines will be considered. Submissions must be mailed to Sweet Caroline Foundation, PO Box 4582, Rothesay NB, E2E 5X3. Winners will be notified by the end of June 2017. Winning essays may be posted on the Sweet Caroline Foundation web page. If awarded, proof of enrolment in the 2018-2019 academic year must be provided to receive the scholarship amount.

The Mary Majka Scholarship Fund was established with the intent to further youth engagement with nature and our natural heritage.  This scholarship is open to New Brunswick students from middle school to those attending an undergraduate program. Awards will be granted on a yearly basis ranging from $250 to $1000. Deadline is March 31st.


Two types of scholarships are available:


1) Awarded to a person that is or will be studying in the field of natural sciences with an interest in nature and the environment (awarded as a study scholarship)


2) Awarded to a youth wanting to further their knowledge in the natural sciences (awarded as a contribution to cover specific expenses such as for workshop participation).


More information (and application form) is available on our website:

Thank you!

Logo (small)Breanna Capobianco | Executive Assistant
259 Brunswick St. Suite 103, Fredericton, NB E3B 1G8 | 506-459-4209

Posted: March 2, 2018














Pita Pit Miramichi Community Champion Bursary

Value: $1000
Any grade 12 student who has been accepted into an accredited post-secondary institution. Based on individual's financial need, academic standing and community involvement.
Deadline: June 2nd
Application is attached or can be picked up in the guidance office.
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Posted: May 9, 2017

Two full tuition bursaries offered for NB residents who demonstrate a financial need, personal interest in technology and/or entrepreneurship and plan to enroll in Oulton College's 2017 Web & Mobile Development OR Marketing, Sales & Business Development program.

Apply at: 
Deadline: July 14, 2017

Apllication for attached.

Please send all information to:

Miramichi Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 342 | Miramichi NB | E1N 3A7
P: 506.622.5522 | F: 506.622.5959
E: | W:

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New bursary being offered in the guidance filing cabinet.

Order of the Eastern Star, Miramichi Chapter #44
Eligibility: Open to all graduates of JMH and must be entering a post-secondary education in the fall.
Value: $100
Deadline: May 15

Posted: April 13, 2017

External scholarship applications are now available in the guidance office filing cabinet. Also, refer to the sheets on top of the cabinet for important deadlines and eligibility. Please, only take applications that you qualify for


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