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Posted: May 7, 2024

The scholarship award criteria are modeled on the mission and values of Rotary and are described below:


A. Eligibility

1) Applicants must be graduating from one of the following secondary schools:

 · Miramichi Valley High School

 · North and South Esk Regional High School

 · Carrefour Beausoleil


2) Complete application (including reference letters and school transcripts) submitted before deadline (June 30th)

 3) Applicant must be a Canadian or landed Immigrant.

4) Applicant must be applying to enroll in full time post-secondary education to start in Fall term in any field of study (in Canada or elsewhere.)

 5) One Scholarship awarded annually. The value of the scholarship is $4000 CDN

 VALUE $500.00

 The applicant must be:

 Graduating from:

 ¨     Miramichi Valley High School

¨     Carrefour Beausoleil

¨     James M. Hill High School

¨     Blackville High School

¨     North and South Esk Regional

 Entering University or Community College with a preference in Social Sciences.


The following criteria will be considered:

1.     Need

2.     Involvement in the community and extra curricular activities


       Application forms are available at the guidance office of any school listed above or at the Schizophrenia Society of New Brunswick – Miramichi Chapter.



Applications must be received by May 24th, 2024



The Gerry Cormier Memorial Scholarship will consist of bursaries to be awarded annually.

 The program is exclusive to students attending James M. Hill and Miramichi Valley High Schools

 Terms & Conditions of Eligibility

1. The program offers these scholarships to a student graduating from James M. Hill or Miramichi Valley High School and entering an accredited post-secondary institution.

2. A Scholarship Committee will meet in June each year to make the selections.


3. Selection will be based on academic standing, participation in school related activities, community service, character, and financial need.


4. All decisions of the Committee will be final.

5. Payment of the award to one successful applicant will be made in the amount of $500 for each school mentioned above, upon proof of enrolment in an accredited post-secondary institution.

6. Please arrange to provide to us, separate from this application two (2) letters of reference – 1) academic 2) personal from non-relative

 All inquiries should be addressed to the Guidance Counselor.


 Mail to:      

Gerry Cormier Memorial Scholarship Committee

                379 Nelson Street

                Miramichi, NB

                E1N 6G7


Posted: May 7, 2024

Formerly called River Hoops Bursary

Value:  4 awards valued at $250 each (2 JMH graduates, 2 MVHS graduates)

Submit to Principal by:  May 17

Eligibility:       1. Successful graduation from James M. Hill Memorial High School or Miramichi Valley High School

                        2. A former registered player for the TMBA or Miramichi Hoops

                        3. Pursuing post-secondary studies

The Liz Doyle Memorial Bursary will be awarded annually to four graduating TMBA and River Hoops basketball players who best demonstrate the positive qualities inherent as an ambassador for the sport of basketball, and for our programs. 

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Posted: May 6, 2024

Lee Johnston Ltd. is offering a $500 Scholarship to a grade 12 student in good academic standing, who has been accepted into a forestry program.  Preference will be given to Forestry Students.

Applications must include:

1.      Completed Application

2.      Transcript of Marks

3.      Essay – 250 Words

Completed applications must be returned to Miramichi Valley High School Main Office by 3pm on May 17th, 2024 for consideration.  Prior to selection, applicants will have an interview with Lee Johnston.

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The Fr. Nicholas J. Power Memorial Scholarship is open by application to all eligible students from the parish of Our Lady of Lourdes – Miramichi (St. Patrick’s, Most Pure Heart of Mary, & St. Edward’s) who are receiving their high school diploma in June 2024. Applicants must be planning to pursue post–secondary studies/training within the next school year (2024–2025).

Applicants must provide the scholarship selection committee with:

1) A copy of their acceptance letter to a post–secondary program issued by the University/College/Institution.

2) A brief description about how the applicant has been active within the parish of Our Lady of Lourdes (St. Patrick’s, MPHM, or St. Edward’s).

3) Two letters of reference. (Offered by non–family members who have known the applicant for at least two years, and must indicate in what capacity.)

Please submit application to the parish office no later than Friday, May 31, 2024.

Note: The recipient of the scholarship will receive payment once they have provided proof of enrollment and after completion of their first term in the post–secondary program.

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·         Completed application.

·         A motivational letter outlining your reasons for application, goals and relevant background.

·         A recommendation letter from your Educational Sponsor

·         An up-to-date transcript of your academic record and confirmation of enrolment at a post-secondary institution

·         A resume.

Application and

 required documents are to be emailed to the following address:

Deadline to apply is May 23rd, 2024.


Posted: May 1, 2024

A $250 bursary will be offered to a grade 12 student who is considering a career in nursing (RN or LPN), or paramedic.

Applications must include:

1.      Completed Application

2.      Answer the following questions and attach to the application.

·         Why did you choose a career in the health care profession?

·         Do you have a role model or experiences that have drawn you to this career?

·         What characteristics do you feel are most important in this field?

Completed applications must be returned to the main office or Ms. O’Donnell by 3pm on Friday, May 17th, 2024 for consideration. 

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Posted: May 1, 2024

A $1000 scholarship will be offered to a grade 12 student who is pursuing post-secondary (college/university) education. Preference will be given to someone entering a trade or technology program.

Applications must include:

1.      Completed Application

2.      Essay—500 Words—Stating why the applicant is interested in going into a trades/technology field.  

Completed applications must be returned to the main office or Ms. O’Donnell by 3pm on Friday, May 17th, 2024 for consideration. 

Note : Please include the following with your application :

1. A transcript of your marks.

2. A list of three references and their contact information.

3. Letter of acceptance to post-secondary institution.


Submit completed application to the main officeprior to 3:15pm on Friday, May 17th, 2024.


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