Bursaries -- Scholarships -- Awards

The NBCC Foundation Inc. offers bursaries, scholarships and awards to students attending the New Brunswick Community College (NBCC), the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design (NBCCD) and the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick (CCNB).

The applicant must be admitted on a full-time basis at one of the public colleges: NBCC, CCNB or NBCCD.

The post-secondary regular or contract training program must be of at least one (1) year in duration.

And finally, the applicant must demonstrated a financial need.


Deadline (per Bursary Program)

Fall Bursary Program:

Applicants must submit a single duly completed online application from September 15 and no later than October 16. All Students starting their post-secondary program during the ongoing college year, are eligible to apply. Please note, that the link to the application form will only be live between the above mentioned dates. 


Winter Bursary Program:

Applicants must submit a single duly completed application form from March 15 and no later than April 15. Students starting their post-secondary program in January, February, March or April are eligible to apply.


Application Form

The Fall Bursary Program submission period is open.
Fill Form HERE.

GUIDE to the application form.


Frequently asked questions:

Q: Is a permanent resident eligible to apply?

A: Yes, a permanent resident is eligible if he or she possesses an equivalency of a New Brunswick high school diploma. 


Q: Is a Canadian citizen from a different territory or province than New Brunswick eligible?

A: Yes, a Canadian citizen from a different territory or province is eligible. 


Q: Can international students apply for these scholarships or bursaries?

A: Yes, international students are eligible.


Selection Process:


Submission deadline:

April 15

Submission deadline:

October 15

Students shall submit their application.

Note: Applications received after each deadline will not be considered.


between May and June


between November and December

Period where the Foundation Selection Committee reviews the applications for final selection, per the Operational Rules.

Notification to college/student:


Notification to college/student: 


The Administrator will notify the College Representative with the names of the recipients.

The College Representative will then notify the student of the award.

Issuance of cheque:


*Issuance may vary based on the starting date of the student's program.

Issuance of cheque:

January/February - Fall and Winter enrollee
May/June - Spring enrollee

*Issuance may vary based on the starting date of the student's program.

The bursary cheque will be issued to the order of the student and forwarded to the College Representative. 

Fall bursary application
Apply before
October 16, 2022


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