Public Notices

Scholarship Opportunity - Divert NS

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY - Divert NS has seven Grade 12 scholarships to be awarded – one to each Solid Waste Region. 

For the application information – please use this link.

Qualifications requirements - Grade 12 student in Nova Scotia, who has demonstrated a commitment to the environment.

The entry must include:

  • A summary of their recent environmental activities - how they have been involved in protecting the environment. It can be within their school or community and it is not limited to recycling or waste management. Maybe they are a champion for clean air or water, have helped promote energy efficiency, or organized a community garden or litter clean-up. 750 words maximum.
  • A letter of reference from someone in their school or community.
  • A research essay focusing on this year's topic.
  • A contact information form (included in this package). Submissions must be emailed in PDF or Word format to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (preferably on PDF document.

Deadline for submissions is Sunday, May 2, 2021, by midnight.