Energy Disabilities Leadership Award

Open to full and part-time students who will be enrolled in any year of study of any program at any campus.

Application assessment will consider

  • How student is addressing stigmas associated with Mental Health disabilities
  • Good academic standing
  • Self-identification: person with a mental health disability

About the award
The Energy Disabilities Leadership Award has been established to support students attending the Nova Scotia Community College, who face barriers caused or complicated by the misunderstanding, confusion and stigma associated with mental health disabilities.

1 @ $1,500
Supplemental Questions
  1. Mental Health Disability Essay

    Please describe one example of how you have shared your story to help others better understand and accept people living with mental health or learning disabilities.

  2. Advocacy for Disabilities ​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.