Thanks to a donation of $1000 from the TD Canada Trust of Fredericton, Ability New Brunswick is offering two $500 bursaries for youths living with a disability who are entering into post-secondary education. Applications must be received on or before June 21st, 2019.
- Be a resident of New Brunswick between the ages of 16 to 35 years
- Live with a permanent disability. To apply for Transition NB Bursary-A you must be a current or past service participant with Ability NB. To apply for Transition NB Bursary-B you must live with any permanent disability. All applications for Transition NB Bursary-A will automatically be considered for Transition NB Bursary-B.
- Be accepted into or returning to a full-time post-secondary program of study in September 2019 at an accredited Canadian post-secondary college, university, or trades program. Full time status is at least 40% of a full course load.
- Fill out and submit the bursary application, including a one-page essay on how you have experienced hardships in your life related to living with a disability and how being awarded this bursary will help you overcome these hardships.
To download the bursary application, and to learn more about the bursary requirements and selection process, click here(new window).