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2021 Soccer Nova Scotia Scholarship Application Information

Soccer Nova Scotia is pleased to offer university entrance awards/scholarships to outstanding members of Soccer Nova Scotia.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we realize that many applicants may not have been able to participate as a player or referee since the pandemic started so we are allowing applicants who have been active Soccer Nova Scotia members within the past two years to apply for the 2021 Soccer Nova Scotia Entrance Awards/Scholarships.  To be eligible, applicants must be Soccer Nova Scotia members who were registered in the Summer 2019 or Summer 2020 seasons and/or Winter 2019-2020 or Winter 2020-2021 seasons and must be starting post-secondary studies at a Canadian university or college in September 2021.

The entrance awards/scholarships are non-renewable, payable after September 7th upon verification of enrollment and payment at a Canadian university or college.  The award/scholarship is payable by cheque in the name of the award recipient.  Successful recipients of Soccer Nova Scotia awards/scholarships must agree that a photograph of themselves can be used for promotional purposes and submit a short Thank You acceptance video.  Video criteria will be sent with recipient acceptance letters.  It is anticipated that the recipient acceptance letters will be emailed by June 18, however, depending on the current pandemic restrictions, could be delayed.

As an applicant for the Soccer Nova Scotia Entrance Awards/Scholarships, the following documents must be received by 4:30 pm Monday, May 31, 2021:

  1. Completed Application
  2. High School Official Transcripts – Electronic copies accepted for 2021 (Grade 11 and Grade 12 to January 2021)
  3. Small, colour head-shot photograph (2″ x 3″) of yourself for promotional purposes
  4. Letter(s) of Recommendation

The Halifax King Of Donair Scholarship requires a 200-word essay to be completed.  There is a page in the application form to complete the essay with the criteria required.  This essay must be included with the application form if you are applying for the Halifax King of Donair Scholarship.

Please mail the completed application and all documents to the address below or email the completed application and all documents to admin@soccerns.ca.

Awards Committee, c/o Kate Wigglesworth
Soccer NS Student Awards / Scholarship Applications
Soccer Nova Scotia
139 Blackbear Circle
Lewis Lake, NS, B3Z 0E2

Please keep in mind that the mail service may be slightly slower due to the current pandemic, so please allow adequate time to be received by the deadline date.

If you have any questions regarding the Soccer Nova Scotia Entrance Awards/Scholarships, please email admin@soccerns.ca.

Download the SNS Entrance Awards/Scholarship Application Here

2021 SNS Awards_Scholarships

Congratulations to the 2020 Soccer Nova Scotia Award Recipients!

SNS Scholarship Award Recipients 2020

Thank you to all of the applicants who showed interest in the 2020 Soccer Nova Scotia Awards/Scholarships.  The applicants were exceptional which made the selection process a difficult task.  We wish you every success with your studies and beyond.

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SNS Scholarship Award Recipients 2019
SNS Scholarship Award Recipients 2018 REVISED