Champion of the Environment Scholarship

Each year, Divert NS offers $20,000 in scholarships to Grade 12 students across the province who exemplify leadership and demonstrate a commitment to protecting our environment.

2021 Scholarship Competition - Now Closed!

Up to Seven scholarships available – one for each solid waste management region in Nova Scotia:
  • Region 1: Cape Breton
  • Region 2: Antigonish, Pictou and Guysborough
  • Region 3: Colchester, Cumberland and East Hants
  • Region 4: Halifax
  • Region 5: Annapolis and Kings
  • Region 6: South Shore and West Hants
  • Region 7: Digby and Yarmouth

Scholarship Values

  • One $5,000 Provincial Scholarship
  • Six $2,500 Regional Scholarships
Important Dates
Competition startMarch 1, 2021
Submission deadlineMay 9, 2021
Recipients announcedJune 2021

Need more information? Contact us at scholarship@divertns.ca

Divert NS Scholars

2020 Recipients: To learn about the 2020 Divert NS Champion of the Environment Scholarship recipients - and read their winning essays - click here.

2019 Recipients: To learn about the 2019 Divert NS Champion of the Environment Scholarship recipients - and read their winning essays - click here.

2018 Recipients: To learn about the 2018 Divert NS Champion of the Environment Scholarship recipients - and read their winning essays - click here.

2017 Recipients: To learn about the 2017 Divert NS Champion of the Environment Scholarship recipients - and read their winning essays - click here.

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