Excellence in Business Award

Awarded to a full or part-time student(s) who will be enrolled in year 1 or year 2 of Business Administration, Business Administration – Accounting Concentration, or Business Administration – Management Concentration at the Marconi Campus.

Students must demonstrate

  • Career aspirations
  • Leadership and/or community involvement
  • Good academic standing

About the donor
The Cape Breton Regional Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to empower businesses to thrive in the CBRM and beyond. We also recognize the importance of our future business leaders thriving while pursuing their education. This award recognizes an individual who is ambitious in pursuing a career in business, who understands the impact they can have on shaping and influencing our Island’s future and is determined to seek opportunity and cultivate positivity wherever they may be.

1 @ $1,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Community Involvement Essay

    To support your application, you have been asked to complete this essay question. While there is no minimum length, we would ask that you answer all parts of the question fully to the best of your ability, in paragraph or point form.

    Provide a summary of your participation in extra-curricular activities and/or volunteer work and/or community involvement. Please include the names of organizations, the time periods in which you were involved, and a description of your duties for each activity.

  2. Career Reference

    Before adding your reference details, you are encouraged to contact your reference to seek their permission. Confirm their email address and advise them that they will receive a request to log in to NSCC’s Student Awards system to complete the reference. You can resend the link to your reference at any time. You can also update your application to include a new reference contact if required.