Robert Charles McVarish Scholarship

Open to full-time students enrolled in any program at Marconi or Strait Area Campuses. Applicants must be residents of Cape Breton.

Students must demonstrate

  • Financial need
  • Commitment and interest in program
  • Academic merit
  • Applicants must maintain a minimum average of 70% in their studies

    About the award
    The Robert Charles McVarish Scholarship was established in 2021 in memory of our beloved brother and friend, Rob. This scholarship recognizes the dedication of a Cape Breton student, who despite life’s challenges, continues to work hard toward achieving their goals. Though he is missed dearly, Robert’s legacy will live on by helping to provide a deserving student with the support they need to persevere through life’s challenges. 

1 @ $1,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. To be considered eligible to apply for this award, you must be a resident of Cape Breton. Please indicate that you meet this eligibility requirement.

  2. To be considered eligible for this award, you must have a minimum 70% overall average. Do you meet this eligibility requirement?