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Scholarships & Bursaries

SCHOLARSHIPS

Over $4M in BBA scholarships and bursaries given annually to support academic excellence.

We offer among the highest per capita financial aid in the country.  As one of Canada’s most reputable learning institutions, our goal is to continue to attract students from across the country who are well-rounded, demonstrating leadership qualities both inside and outside of the classroom.

 

 

How to Apply

For more information on how to apply for these scholarships, please see our Scholarship Information page


Financial Support

Through a $5.3 million gift from The Gerald Schwartz & Heather Reisman Foundation, $4 million of scholarships and bursaries are available to students enrolled in the Gerald Schwartz School of Business. The generous gift from The Gerald Schwartz & Heather Reisman Foundation also provides many other benefits, including bursaries for students in financial need, those looking for an international exchange experience and support for summer research internships. Academic scholarships are also designated specifically for women, international students, and students transferring from college diploma programs. Meet some of our scholarship winners.


Schwartz Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIP (number available) VALUE ELIGIBILITY
Schwartz National Scholars (4) $80,000
($20,000/yr renewable for 4 yrs)

All 1st-year, full-time undergraduate BBA students.

Minimum 90% average and demonstrated StFX qualities of leadership and service to community.  Open to all nationalities.

Business Order of Merit Entrance Awards (6) $30,000
($7,500/yr renewable for 4 yrs)

All 1st-year, full-time undergraduate BBA students

Minimum 90% average and demonstrated StFX qualities of leadership and service to community.  Open to Canadian residents.

Heather Reisman Women in Business Scholars (2) $30,000
($7,500/yr renewable for 4 yrs)

All 1st-year, full-time undergraduate female BBA students enrolling from high school.

Minimum 90% average and demonstrated StFX qualities of leadership and service to community.  Open to Canadian residents.

Schwartz School of Business International Scholars (14) $32,000
($8,000/yr renewable for 4 yrs)

All 1st-year, full-time undergraduate BBA students enrolling from high school.

Minimum 85% average and demonstrated StFX qualities of leadership and service to community.  Open to non-Canadian residents.

Schwartz Business Scholars of Distinction (14) $16,000
($4,000/yr renewable for 4 yrs)

All 1st-year, full-time undergraduate BBA students enrolling from high school.

Minimum 85% average and demonstrated StFX qualities of leadership and service to community.  Open to Canadian residents.

Transfer Entrance Scholarships (4) $9,000
($3,000/yr renewable for 3 yrs)

All students transferring full-time into the BBA program from the Nova Scotia Community College system or an equivalent college in Canada. 

Minimum 80% average with no fewer than 24 credits in the past year of study. Open to Canadian residents.

 

 

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