Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada

Financial Support for Students

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Updated: as of 5:00 PM, Monday January 4th, 2020


Scholarships and Bursaries

StFX Financial Aid

Students are welcome to apply for bursary support through StFX's Financial Aid Office. Please visit or email to learn more. 


Government Support

Federal Government COVID 19 Student Resources  

Student Work Placement Program- To help give real-world, hands-on work experience to post-secondary students across Canada.

Youth Employment and Skills Strategy Program- The Youth Employment and Skills Strategy (YESS) builds on programming delivered under the previous Youth Employment Strategy. This modernized strategy, which is delivered by 11 departments and agencies across the Government of Canada, aims to provide more flexible employment services and enhanced supports to support all young Canadians. In this way the strategy aims to help youth develop the skills and gain the experience they need to successfully transition into the labour market.

Mitacs: Mitacs is the platform to allow you to reach your goals, whether they’re commercializing your projects or developing innovative products. We provide funding for projects — up to 55% — and connect highly trained researchers with the businesses that need them and help guide you through the process. We do all this — and more.

Canada Summer Job Grant- The Canada Summer Jobs program provides opportunities for youth to develop and improve their skills within the not-for-profit, small business, and public sectors, and supports the delivery of key community services.

Government of Canada: Support for Students and Recent Graduates

Canada Student Grants and Loans - The Government of Canada offers student grants and loans to full-time and part-time students. Grants and loans help students pay for their post-secondary education.

Scholarships Canada- is part of the SchoolFinder Group. The site has been helping students find scholarships since 1997.

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