Board Announces $12,000 Bursary Program

Community Credit Union’s Board of Directors is proud to announce that it has approved $12,000 in bursaries to be awarded in June 2012.  A $1,000 bursary is up for grabs at each provincially recognized High School in Cumberland and Colchester Counties in Nova Scotia and at Tantramar High School in Sackville, New Brunswick.

Application packages have been sent to Guidance Counselors of following High Schools:

  • Cobequid Education Centre
  • North Colchester High School
  • South Colchester High School
  • Colchester Christian Academy
  • Advocate District School
  • Amherst Regional High School
  • Oxford Education Centre
  • Parrsboro Regional High School
  • Pugwash District High School
  • River Hebert District High School
  • Springhill High School
  • Tantramar Regional High School

Students may request an application from their Guidance Counselors or download one from the link below.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Student must be graduating from one of the above High Schools in June 2012
  • Student must be accepted to a provincially recognized (any province) or state recognized University or College
  • Student must submit a complete bursary application package to Community Credit Union before May 11, 2012
  • Incomplete or late applications will not be considered

Download an Application and Checklist:

 Bursary Application 2012

Bursary Application Checklist for Students

Submitting Completed Application Packages:

Students are asked to submit their completed application packages including all of the requested items in one of the following ways:


  • Send the entire package by regular post to:

Lynn Prime, HR Manager
Community Credit Union
PO Box 578
Amherst, NS  B4H 4B8




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